Cover Curiosity: Inking Me Softly
‘Scuse me while I talk YA covers for a minute…
Most Cover Curiosities, be they socks, Converse sneakers, or longingly gazing into the distance, are unexpected but not really all that unusual. Today we have a pair that are both unusual and unexpected. This comparison is unusupected.
With all credit to Lisa Jenn Bigelow for spotting these two, let’s take a look:
Hummingbird Heart by Robin Stevenson
Fingerprints of You by Kristen-Paige Madonia
This really does a disservice to book store employees, who are now unable to give a definitive answer to customers who come in asking for “that book with the hummingbird tattoo on the cover”.
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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