bookish top ten tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: May 2nd 2017

This week’s prompt is cover theme freebie – anything about covers. I’m a sucker for beautiful cover art, so I’ll be taking this opportunity to show off ten of my favourite book cover illustrations (plus two comic covers), with links to their respective artists’ websites so you can check out more of their gorgeous work!


Jaida Jones and Danielle Bennett, Misericorde, illustrated by Kekai Kotaki

Maggie Stiefvater, The Raven King, illustrated by Adam S. Doyle

Megan Whalen Turner, A Conspiracy of Kings, illustrated by Vince Natale


Stephanie Burgis, Renegade Magic, illustrated by Annette Marnat

Lisa Mantchev, So Silver Bright, illustrated by Jason Chan

A.M. Dellamonica, A Daughter of No Nation, illustrated by Cynthia Sheppard


Yukio Mishima, Spring Snow, illustrated by Yuko Shimizu

Nancy J. Cohen, Hanging by a Hair, illustrated by Jacqui Oakley

Jeff VanderMeer, Annihilation, illustrated by Eric Nyquist


Claire Legrand, Some Kind of Happiness, illustrated by Júlia Sardà

Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang, In Real Life, illustrated by Jen Wang

Greg Rucka and Carmen Carnero, Dragon Age: Magekiller, cover illustrations by Sachin Teng

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  1. […] Last time I participated in a Top Ten Tuesday book cover freebie, I focused on favourite cover illustrations/artists, primarily of english-language editions. This time I’d like to share a few of my favourite illustrated covers from translated editions! […]

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