Cover Buys from 2021

This post is part of Six for Sunday run by Steph from A Little But a Lot.

I do try not to, but I can be known to judge a book by its cover. I’ve really tried to stop but sometimes I just get drawn in.

If you’re also a bit of a book cover enthusiast, you’ll perhaps be enamoured by these new and beautiful additions to my shelves.

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Books with Nature on the Cover

This post is part of Top Ten Tuesday run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

I love nature. I was born and raised in the countryside, and I was always surrounded by trees, fields, and animal life. I moved to the city a few years ago, and reading books with nature-ish covers helps bring me back home a little.

Are there any of these books on your shelves? Or what books do you love that give you some nature vibes?

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Books with Spring Covers

This post is part of Six for Sunday run by Steph from A Little But a Lot.

I do like to read across every time of year, but the best and brightest covers come in springtime. There’s something a bit special about bright covers, pastel colours, and flowers adorning the covers.

Something that screams spring to me is cherry blossoms. There are a few books with cherry blossoms on the cover, and they feel so spring time-y to me. Do you agree?

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Book Titles That Make Great Crayola Colours

This post is part of Top Ten Tuesday run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

One thing I loved when I was younger was the weird names on Crayola pencils and crayons. I never usually had a set for myself (we were a Faber Castell family) but I’d often see them with my school friends.

One thing that will always stick out about Crayola is the interesting names they give their colours. You have your usual names, like sky blue (that was always a favourite colour of mine from the pack) but also some more out there ones such as Fuzzy Wuzzy Brown.

With this last one in mind, I took a look through my shelves to find some titles the colour naming department might be interested in.

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