April 26, 2022
What Genre Can You Identify by Looking at the Book Cover?
I’m linking up today with #TopTenTuesday: That Artsy Reader Girl: Books With [_____] on the Cover.
I don’t often create a post of book covers. However, for this week’s top ten prompt I couldn’t resist drawing your attention to historical fiction covers!
I don’t usually choose books based on covers, but I know many others do!
I’m curious……..Are you able to determine a genre by looking at the cover?
For example, Romance/RomComs usually have cute graphic covers such as these:
But what about historical fiction? Have you noticed a trend in histfic covers?
In recent years, historical fiction can often be identified by a woman with her back to the camera as seen in the following selections. I’ve gotten to the point of inwardly groaning when I see another hisfic cover featuring a woman’s back!
(in no particular order)
What genre can you identify by the cover?
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