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Q: Worst cover? What is the worst cover of a book that you've read and loved?

I finished Delirium yesterday and I quite liked it, but I hate these covers so much.

DeliriumDelirium (Delirium, #1)

The blue one with the 'cut out' text is much prettier!

So, what was one of your worst covers?

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Mel is a microbiology technician who is obsessed with Disney, fairytale retellings and fantasy. If she's not reading or blogging, she's either busy with gaming, hanging out with family or watching a TV show. She loves summer and bright nail polish. One of her dreams is to travel the world. She has found her Prince Charming and they are together for 7+ years.

35 comments:

  1. The covers were too generic and vague. The old blue one was a lot more creative with a more obvious metaphor. New Follower.

    Sydney @ Starry Storm

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  2. This is the first time I see this covers, but I'd have to stay with the other one too.
    I'm a new follower via GFC (I'm under ele05gs), please follow back if you can.
    My FF

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  3. Hi!
    I just came across your site and it is really lovely! I happily followed you and will enjoy reading your updates. You can find me over at Rainy Day Reads, www.rainydayreads.com It would be great if you could stop by and I would love to have a fellow book lover as a new follower.
    Christine x
    Rainy Day Reads
    www.rainydayreads.com

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  4. In general, I don't like covers that are just faces. Doesn't say anything about the books at all- just having a girl's face.

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  5. I agree! The Delirium covers are not that good. I'm not a fan and the 2nd book is so much better, but the covers are just blah.

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    Ning @ Reading by Kindle Fire

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  6. Very unoriginal- nothing special about them (but they aren't the worst I've seen). New GFC Follower!

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    ~Caitlin :)

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  7. The first cover there on the left is pretty blag. I mean at least the one on the right you can see the girl a little better, the other you're right there in her face!

    Have not read these books but my sis has!

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    Have a GREAT weekend!

    Old Follower :)

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  8. Those covers aren't great. There are too many about like that.

    New follower.

    My TT: Leah @ Uncorked Thoughts

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  9. I haven't seen these covers before but am not fond of them.

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  10. HI, NEW FOLLOWER THROUGH gfc AS LUCYATMAX, no pix. Please visit/follow me at bethartfromtheheart.blogspot.com . My response was the Stephanie Plum series covers. Colorful, but not really appealing.
    Have a great weekend!
    Beth

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  11. I have the same book, the one to left. And I don't like it at all :(

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  12. The one on the left is really awful, but I don't mind the new one. Although I liked the first hardback design that was blue with the swirly designs much better!

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  13. I still have to read that series! I guess it isn't too bad, but there's not much that's special about it o_o

    Anyway, happy Friday Mel!

    Vivi's F&F

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  14. I don't like the cover on the left at all. I read the edition with the cover on the right, and I didn't think that it was too bad.

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  15. Though they are very similar I agree. Though I am kind of over the "big face" cover trend.

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  16. I like the second one okay, but the one on the left is weird.. It looks like a little kid, and Lena's like.. 16 right? Weird.
    Thanks for stopping by my blog ! I'm an old follower

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  17. Your pick breaks my heart because i love this series and i prefer the female on the cover not the one with just writing and blue theme.

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  18. Thanks for stopping by our FF, new follower via GFC. Those covers are pretty underwhelming.

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  19. Mel, thanks for stopping by! Your site is very lovely by the way.. :) New follower and I look forward to future visits! (I am also a book nerd and disney addict!)

    anyway...
    I haven't read delirium yet, but I've seen good reviews of it around so I may have to pick it up. I don't know that the covers necessarily intrigue me, but the eyes of the girls are quite pretty, haha.
    have a great weekend!

    Aspen
    http://inner-aspen.blogspot.com

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  20. Great pick. I like the new ones for these but the old ones are pretty bad. =] Thanks for sharing and visting My FF
    Michael @ The Bookshelf Review

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  21. I still have to start this series, but I agree the first cover is not very flattering.

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  22. Unfortunately that edition of Delirium is the one that I own. I don't like the cover much either! I loved the story though. :)

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  23. Haven't read these but more than one person in the hop mentioned them. Thanks for stopping by my blog! Following back! Have a great weekend! :D

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  24. I hated the new covers for delirium too. The original one was so much better!

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  25. where do those covers come from? this is usa one, very differnt, but I still dont like it, here is the one on my list at goodreads http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/7686667-delirium

    Here is my post if you want to see mine
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  26. Great pick! I have to admit I REALLY don't like the covers of the Delirium trilogy. The original one was so much better!

    Thanks for stopping by! :)

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  27. o.O those covers are... >.< yeah... no bueno. I'm following you via Twitter or now. My Google account isn't letting me login without a code from a text and my phone is off atm. But I'll stop by again when my phone turns on so I can follow you via GFC :) Thanks for stopping by my FF <3

    Ana♥

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  28. I've not seen those covers, but I'm not that fond of them. Thanks for stopping by my FF. Following you back via GFC. ~Mad Hatter Reads

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  29. Yeah, not great covers, I must agree with you. If I had to pick one, it'd be Brown-eyed girl.

    Thanx for visiting my FF

    Naomi @ Nomi’s Paranormal Palace
    New Follower :)

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  30. I don't mind the second one, Loved this series to little bits and pieces! Though i have to say I did wonder what the plants have to do with the books??! O_O
    Thanks for stopping by Book Me!
    <a

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  31. I so loved Delirium series. :D hopping through!

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  32. I have to agree with you. I did enjoy the Delirium series but the book covers left a lot to be desired.

    Thanks for stopping by my page.
    New Follower. Have a great week!

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  33. Oh man, the first cover is horrific. Lol. Thanks for stopping by, I'm now a new follower!

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  34. Hey, just wanted to say that I finally got my phone working and I am now following you via GFC.

    Ana♥ @ Beach Bum Reads

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