Thoughtful Thursday: Identify last month’s book covers

Today’s covers all come from books we reviewed in August 2014. Once you identify a book cover, in the comment section list:

1. The number of the cover (1-12)
2. The author
3. The book title


Please identify just one cover that has not yet been identified correctly so that others will have a chance to play. If they’re not all identified by next Thursday, you can come back and identify more.

Each of your correct entries enters you into a drawing to win a book of your choice from our stacks. Winners are notified in the comments, so make sure to check the notification box or remember to check back in about 10 days. If we don’t choose a winner within 2 weeks, please bug Marion.

And, as always, we’ve got a couple more giveaways going on, too.

Good Luck!

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KELLY LASITER, with us since July 2008, is a mild-mannered academic administrative assistant by day, but at night she rules over a private empire of tottering bookshelves. Kelly is most fond of fantasy set in a historical setting (a la Jo Graham) or in a setting that echoes a real historical period (a la George RR Martin and Jacqueline Carey). She also enjoys urban fantasy and its close cousin, paranormal romance, though she believes these subgenres’ recent burst in popularity has resulted in an excess of dreck. She is a sucker for pretty prose (she majored in English, after all) and mythological themes.

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  1. #5 is THE BONE CLOCKS by David Mitchell

  2. #5 is actually The Magician’s Land by Lev Grossman

  3. Trey Palmer /

    #2 is Under A Graveyard Sky by John Ringo

  4. andreas /

    #12 is The People Inside by Ray Fawkes.

  5. Nicholas Talty /

    #4 is Cibola Burn by James S.A. Corey

  6. #7 is We Are All Completely Fine by Daryl Gregory….?

  7. #9 is Omens by Kelley Armstrong

  8. #8 is Monster Hunter Nemesis by Larry Correia

  9. #1 is Strange Country by Deborah Coates

  10. RedEyedGhost /

    #3 is the amazing The Widow’s House by Daniel Abraham.

  11. # 10 is The House of the Four Winds by Mercedes Lackey & James Mallory

  12. Nicholas Talty /

    #11 is Cyador’s Heirs by L.E. Modesitt Jr.

  13. Nicholas Talty if you live in the USA, you win a book of your choice from our stacks.
    Please contact me (Marion) with your choice and a US address. Happy reading!

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