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graciousserendipity

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Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« on: September 10, 2013, 04:34:53 PM »

Which book covers do you like better? The ones with Tally's and Aya's faces, or those new ones that are like striped legs and bed sheets with hands?
I personally like the old ones, because I like how it shows their faces and gives more description to their appearance than just the novel does (although Westerfeld did a good job on that), which is especially great to help movies design their actresses. And Tally's Special face on the Specials book's old cover is so cool!
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #1 on: September 10, 2013, 11:38:14 PM »

Well, it always bothered me that Tally's eye color in the cover of Uglies was wrong, but she looks really cool on the old cover of Specials. That's really as much as I can put in, I read on an e-book and therefore don't see the covers too often.
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2013, 06:32:24 AM »

Didn't like either covers much  :-\
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2013, 06:38:22 AM »

So, clearly a matter of "don't judge a book by it's cover", huh? Because the books are some of the best ever written ;)
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2013, 05:02:39 AM »

Ha ha  :D
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2013, 03:50:21 PM »

I like the original ones better, just cause I like original covers better normally. I like to have first editions of books if I can get them, not reprints
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #6 on: September 22, 2013, 05:29:46 PM »

Old! Like someone else previously said, it gives me a better idea of how the characters look like. I do agree with you guys that the "Special" Tally looks pretty cool! I also think Aya looks cool in the cover for Extras. I love how her specialized eyes looks. So. Cool.
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #7 on: October 09, 2013, 10:09:18 PM »

Original covers~~! Forever~!
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Re: Preferable Book Covers + Which Ones?
« Reply #8 on: October 26, 2013, 04:05:04 PM »

I like the old ones a LOT better. The new ones are just bleh..idk
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