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.
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 email@example.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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