Appreciated this article on those generic samey covers that are everywhereeee on those kinds of books that make the bestsellers’ list:

@jayeless Thanks for sharing this! I read a lot of romance, where covers are notoriously similar, but that similarity helps me sort through an abundance of titles. Even so, there are still trends such as the current popularity of illustrated "cartoon" covers on what might have been "clinch" covers 20 years ago. #romance

@htdrake Hey, you're welcome! And it's true, good book cover design is a balancing act: you want enough of those common elements for fans of a genre or subgenre to pick it out right away, but you also still want some originality and character (not these "blob covers", imo).

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