Friday, April 8, 2011

Follow Friday

Q. Do you judge a book by it's cover?

A.  I have to admit that the cover is the first thing I look at and almost decide right then if I even want to read the description.  I have loved some books that I almost passed up by judging the cover first.  


  1. Hey Jamie! I definitely agree! It's hard to pass up a really awesome book cover- especially if you're familiar with the author or are just in the mood to try something new!

  2. I think we can all agree that even the most beautiful book cover can't sell a book if the writing's not there. Book cover art may, at best, help steer me in the book's direction (especially if I'm in a book store) but it's not going to hypnotize me into buying it right then and there.

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  3. I think we all judge a book, whether we want to or not. As long as there are words to paint a new world for me I'm happy.

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  4. Hopping through. I love looking at covers but ultimately the summary is the most important.
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  5. Newest follower here via the Friday blog hop. I am a new contemporary romance writer and a reader of almost everything! Hope you stop by and check out my blog.

    And I absolutely judge a book by its cover! If I like the cover, I pick it up. It's as simple as that.