AKA my biggest design inspiration. Yes, I am buttering her up. Hi, love ya! Here are some of my personal favorites of hers Look at that gorgeous type on that first one aH— INTERVIEW: When did you begin graphic design? I didn’t start studying graphic design until my junior year of college but feel I … Continue reading Interview With Kerri Resnick
What’s a cat’s favorite color? Purr-ple Or if you’re my cat, Vantablack(™), like her soul. I will say that these are only loosely defined as purple. Mostly. typetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetypetype. OMG. I just. I love that type. And as usual, I love the combination of photo and illustration, something I desperately wish I could do. I cannot … Continue reading Book Covers Of The Rainbow #6: Purple
Red is such an underrated color. It represents a myriad of things, everything from love to anger. Blood to passion. And it’s really goddamn bold. So why not start off this rainbow with red? (Side note: it’s really hard to find out who designs covers unless you own the book. PSA to publishers: TELL US!) … Continue reading BOOK COVERS OF THE RAINBOW #1: RED
Sorry for the hiatus, y’all, I’ve been OBNOXIOUSLY busy with school, art stuff, and health stuff. But I’m back and slightly better than ever. ECLIPSE THE SKIES: ANTI COLONIALISM BUT IN SPACE THIS TIME 4/5 GATOS (Disclaimer: I received this book from the publisher. This has not influenced my review.) Ia Cōcha never thought she’d … Continue reading ECLIPSE THE SKIES: ANTI-COLONIALISM B U T SPACE
Wow only like two weeks late RED: BLANCA & ROJA by ANNA-MARIE McLEMORE IF YOU LOVE -GENDERQUEER LOVE INTERESTS -LATINX MAGIC -WLW GRANDMAS -SISTERHOOD AND HATE SWANS (WHICH WE ALL DO, THOSE THINGS ARE FREAKING VICIOUS) THEN THIS BOOK MAY BE FOR YOU ORANGE: DEPOSING NATHAN If you like -Complicated (AS FUCK) and definitely toxic … Continue reading A Rainbow Of Lesser Known LGBTQ+ Books For Pride Month
If anyone has a better title for this post please let me know. Also, no, these aren’t mugshots. KATIE KLIMOWICZ KATIE is a senior designer at Swoonreads and has a pretty f*cking awesome logo. Honestly, she’s just great at type. Clearly. You may know her from the designs above and the cover for A SOLDIER … Continue reading Ladies of Design That You Should Definitely Stan
Friends. We (almost) all have them. Sometimes they can kinda suck. But a good friendship is invaluable. And my friends are pretty awesome. Unless you break up with them. And then it’s kinda trash. (Take it from experience) I’m so glad someone wrote a book about this because frankly I’m tired of romantic breakups. NOW … Continue reading WHEN YOU WERE EVERYTHING Cover Reveal!
First off, I’m so so sorry that this was late today (some idiot slept through her alarm, I wonder who..) SWITCHBACK by DANIKA STONE SUMMARY: An epic YA adventure story about two friends lost in the Canadian wilderness from Danika Stone, the author of All the Feels. Vale loves to hike, but kind of hates her … Continue reading BLOG TOUR FOR SWITCHBACK+GIVEAWAY!
(AKA I’m back on my bullshit)(And rambling)(So much rambling) A CONSTELLATION OF ROSES by MIRANDO ASEBEDO Ever since her mother walked out, Trix McCabe has been determined to make it on her own. And with her near-magical gift for pulling valuables off unsuspecting strangers, Trix is confident she has what it takes to survive. Until … Continue reading A Constellation Of Roses Review
I hope this is worth the weird looks I got from Scott next door And thanks for not questioning me shoving my books in trees. — So, sorry for the absence y’all. I’ve been ridiculously under the weather (because I catch every cold that goes around) and school is a b*tch. SO HERE WE GO. … Continue reading Books Whose Covers Live Up To The Awesomeness Contained Within And Why You Should Read Them