They say you can never have a second chance to make a good first impression. A book’s cover does just that – gives a first impression. A good cover can make a reader pick up a book. A bad cover can leave the book at the very bottom of a dusty pile.
The covers of novels entice the reader to enter a different world. Covers are, after all, the way the publisher ‘hooks‘ the reader into choosing one book over countless others.
In my forty-fifth installment of ‘Cover Love‘, I’d like to show you books that feature hands with palms out on their covers.
Hands with palms out can mean several things. Stop, stay away, supplication, surrender, a wave, or often in these cases, a plea for help…
Some, perhaps, will now be on your TBR!