Thoughtful Thursday: Identify last month’s covers

Today’s covers all come from books we reviewed in January 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!

SHARE:  Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinteresttumblrmail  FOLLOW:  Facebooktwittergoogle_plusrsstumblr

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.

View all posts by


  1. #9 Ancillary Justice by Anne Leckie

  2. #5 is Rex Regis, by L.E. Modesitt, Jr.

  3. #2 is The Emperor’s Blades by Brian Staveley

  4. #4 is Generation V by M.L Brennan

  5. RedEyedGhost /

    #3 is The Caves of Steel by Asimov

  6. Melanie Goldmund /

    #12 is Range of Ghosts, by Elizabeth Bear.

  7. The only ones I recognize have already been guessed! Looks like I was a bit late to this party. :p

  8. #11 – He Drank, and Saw the Spider by Alex Bledsoe

  9. Melanie Goldmund /

    #1 is Maze, by J.M. McDermott.

  10. Not all complete yet? Good!
    #7 is Vicious by V.E. Schwab

  11. April V. /

    #8 is Daemon Prism by Carol Berg

  12. Melanie Goldmund /

    #6 is Siege of Darkness, by R.A. Salvatore.

  13. April V. /

    And the last one, #10 is Dance of Cloaks by David Dalglish

  14. Michelle Miller, 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!

Review this book and/or Leave a comment:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Add your own review