Cover Geek #13: Popular Spine Colors

It's hard to get a rainbow shelf. There's not just the saturation problem stopping you from deciding where to put that neon book or that really really light pink, but also a significant lack of covers in certain colors. It's obvious that some colors are just more often used than others. So, today I'll be … Continue reading Cover Geek #13: Popular Spine Colors

Cover Geek #9: The Birds on YA Covers

One of the most popular animals on YA book covers is a bird. There's something about birds, particularly black ones, that are a prominent recurring theme in many novels, predominantly fantasy. And so, for this week's Cover Geek, I thought we could focus on some covers with birds on them--of all types, graphic, photographed, etc. … Continue reading Cover Geek #9: The Birds on YA Covers