[LMB] OT: bad covers and much more

B. Ross Ashley brashley46 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 18 05:21:30 BST 2021


On Thu, 17 Jun 2021 08:50:46 -0700, Robert Woodward 
<Robert_A_Woodward at comcast.net> wrote:

>> On Jun 17, 2021, at 4:50 AM, Alex Y. Kwan<litalex at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>
>> Hello,
>>
>> I came across this on twitter. The covers are pretty bad, some edging into
>> horrible, but the author?s bio has to be seen to be believed.
>>
>> https://www.amazon.com/Gary-L.M.-Martin/e/B07JNLP7WK%3Fref=dbs_a_mng_rwt_scns_share
> IMHO, bad covers are covers that misrepresent the contents of the books. While those covers are mostly ugly, are they bad?
Actually, they look like the covers of bad porn from the seventies ... 
Greenleaf Press and such stuff. (When I was night manager of a bookstore 
on the Yonge Street Strip here in the early 70s, we sold a bit of it.)


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