April 3, 2014

Book Cover Battle #58: The Lies of Locke Lamora

This section or meme is call Book Cover Battle, the first time I saw it was at Books Passion for Life as UK vs US  and  Bookaholics book club as UK vs The World but because I don´t live in the UK, I can´t name it that way, so for now is Book Cover Battle .

This week book cover battle is

The Lies of Locke Lamora (Gentleman Bastard #1) by Scott Lynch
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US (Hardcover)                  US (Paperback)                              UK

Spanish                                Finnish                                      Italian             

Polish                         Romanian                         Russian

Swedish                              Thai                       Bulgarian


I have recently discovered the Gentleman Bastard series and have been thinking about buying them (for now they´re on my wishlist), but I still can not decide on which I´ll buy, I like the US hardcover but the book 2 and 3 of the series, match the US paperback. So now I'm torn between the US paperback cover and UK cover.

What do you think? Which is your favorite?

9 comments:

  1. I'm partial to the US hardcover, but I'm also a sucker for foreign covers. They all look lovely, to be honest. :)

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  2. I love the US hardcover, but the UK cover is also a very close second. I love the way Locke is perching, waiting to make his move. =D

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  3. Love the UK cover best. Fun post ;-)

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  4. I like the Swedish cover. Love the colors!

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  5. I think the UK cover is definitely the best, but I could be biased because it's the edition I own.

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  6. Honestly, I like most of them. The only ones that I don't enjoy are Russian, Thai and Bulgarian... It is really hard to pick a favorite from these, honestly... I don't know what pick.Maybe the US paperback? Or the UK, or the US? I just honestly do not know. Great artistic talent on most of these!

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  7. US paperback, UK or Finnish are my favs. Bulgarian and Italian are least favorites.

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  8. I like the UK cover most of all <3

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  9. The UK cover is great. Love the colors and details on it. The US hardcover looks good too.

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