Cover Curiosity: Holding the Goose
There are plenty of cover elements that have become common. Socks. Staring into the distance. Faces. But girls holding geese? That’s rare. You tend to remember that. Such is the case in today’s cover curiosity. Let’s take a look at the first cover:
Alchemy and Meggy Swann by Karen Cushman.
And it’s twin…
Fly by Night by Frances Hardinge.
Side by side:
The calligraphy-esque font, the earth tones, the clothing, the, you know, geese – there’s a similarity here, right?
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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