Beautiful Book Jackets: Our Favorite Crime Fiction Covers

Our Favorite Crime Fiction Covers_NovelSuspectsWe all know everyone says not to judge a book by its cover, but that’s just a figure of speech! In reality, a beautiful cover can make all the difference in the world. Not only does a beautiful cover look good on our shelves, but it also tells us a lot about the book we’re going to read. What kind of feelings is this book trying to evoke? What can we expect from this story? How chilling will it be? How violent? How many twists and turns? If a picture is worth a thousand words, a beautiful cover is worth five thousand. So with that in mind, here are some exciting new thrillers with some truly amazing covers that give us a window into what we can expect from the story.

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Emily Martin has a PhD in English from the University of Southern Mississippi. She’s a contributing editor at Book Riot and blogs/podcasts at Book Squad Goals.