[LMB] graphic art

Katrina Allis k.m.allis at gmail.com
Fri Sep 4 20:52:14 BST 2015


The Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu is an example of this type of cover (in
genre), but somewhat more attractive in my view:

http://angryrobotbooks.com/books/the-lives-of-tao-by-wesley-chu/

It's a good book too.

Katrina

On 4 September 2015 at 18:10, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:

> On Fri, 4 Sep 2015 09:29:58 -0700, <mmjustus at mmjustus.com> wrote:
>
> >An extreme (and effective) example of what I believe is meant by
> >graphical covers...
> >
> >
> http://i.kinja-img.com/gawker-media/image/upload/s--BGMkflP---/c_scale,fl_progressive,q_80,w_800/1415043387697243282.jpg
> >
> >
> >I'd guess the genre signals of these to be "mainstream thriller", which,
> if
> >so, is well played.
> >
> >
> >Ta, L.
> >
> >
> >Wow, are those seriously ugly covers!
>
> I rather like their simplicity.  Still, dull old world etc...
>
> They'll render well at small sizes, too, for ebooks.
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