Cover Fail: The Italian Translation Of Leigh Bardugo’s “Shadow And Bone”

What. Is. This? That’s what passed through my mind when I saw this Italian translation in a bookshop. Talk about cheap ripoff! I love the original covers of the Grisha Trilogy. They set the mood of the story: they use dark colours (definitely fitting for the story…), they evoke the different amplifiers Alina uses (in… Read More Cover Fail: The Italian Translation Of Leigh Bardugo’s “Shadow And Bone”

The Covers File: “The Apprenticeship Of Big Toe P” around the world

When the tagline of a book is “the female protagonist wakes up one day with a penis in place of her big toe”, do publishers just tear out their hair when the time comes to create a cover? Also: Italian Cover Fail. As you can see, the American publisher (Kodansha USA) decided for a tasteful… Read More The Covers File: “The Apprenticeship Of Big Toe P” around the world