Cover Controversy: Blatent Barrette Banning
Reader Misti clued me in to the fact that a trend first unearthed by A Fuse #8 Production seems to be growing. In what could be nothing other than a cost-saving move, more and more book cover photo-shoot crews have chosen to forgo a hairstylist completely, with shockingly unkempt and windblown results. Let’s have a look…
The Frenzy by Francesca Lia Block.
Breathless by Jessica Warman
Keep Sweet by Michele Greene
Raven Speak by Diane Lee Wilson
Birth Marked by Caragh M. O’Brien
Impossible by Nancy Werlin
The theme is undeniable.
Any to add?
About Travis Jonker
Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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