Thoughtful Thursday: Identify last month’s covers

Today’s covers all come from books we reviewed in April 2019. Once you identify a book cover, in the comment section list:

1. The number of the cover (1-16)
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 other 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. #6- “The Black God’s Drums” by P. Djeli Clark.

  2. E.J. Jones /

    #13 is Miranda in Milan by Katharine Duckett!

  3. Nick /

    #2 is The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie

  4. #4 Tiamat’s Wrath by James S.A. Corey

  5. John Smith /

    #7: “Upon a Burning Throne” by Ashok K. Banker.

  6. #15 Sky Without Stars by Jessica Brody & Joanne Rendell

  7. Noneofyourbusiness /

    7. “Upon a Burning Throne” by Ashok K. Banter

    • Noneofyourbusiness /

      There were only three replies when I submitted that comment, which was just a second ago.

  8. Noneofyourbusiness /

    11. “Luna: Moon Rising” by Ian MacDonald.

  9. #1, Thornbound, Stephanie Burgis

  10. The Distinguished Professor /

    #16, Finder by Suzanne Palmer

  11. Lady Morar /

    #10 is Nnedi Okorafor’s collection Kabu-Kabu.

  12. #8 is Gods, Monsters, and the Lucky Peach by Kelly Robson

  13. Mary Henaghen /

    #14 Second Stage Lensman by E.E. “Doc” Smith

  14. Paul /

    #3 is Slayer by Kiersten White

  15. Sethia /

    #5 The Deepest Blue by Sarah Beth Durst

  16. Sethia /

    #9 is The Tea Master and the Detective by Aliette de Bodard

  17. Sethia /

    #12 is Alice Payne Arrives by Kate Heartfield

  18. Miguel Moco, 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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