Cover Curiosity: Cousins
A while back I covered a trend where titles were given huge font sizes and broken into chunks.Â Ã€ la this:
Todayâ€™s curiosity strikes me as a cousin to the above trend. Letâ€™s take a look at the first book:
LMNO Peas by Keith Baker.
â€¦and our second exampleâ€¦
Tony Baloney by Man Munoz Ryan & Edwin Fotheringham (on shelves January 1, 2011)
Side by side:
The massive letters, the square layout â€“ itâ€™s a match, right? A nice-looking one at that.
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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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