Best Green, Blue and/or Purple Book Covers

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Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm. Last week’s topic was about red, orange, and/or yellow covers, and this week gives us the chance to show off green, blue and/or purple covers. I decided to focus more on green and purple covers since there are so many blue covers out there! I am going to separate this post in the have read and want to read, just like I did last week.

Books I Have Read

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

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This is one of my favourite books so of course I had to include in on this list! I adore the cover and the dress that she is wearing. It just screams Old Hollywood to me and is the perfect cover for this particular story.

The History of Bees

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I have talked about this cover before but I will take any chance I get to talk about it. It is one of the most gorgeous covers that I have ever seen, and just a picture of it does not do it justice. The story itself is also wonderful and is set in the past, the present, and the future with a focus on the importance of bees.

The Essex Serpent

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The cover for The Essex Serpent is so striking and intricate. I just love everything about it and it was a complete cover buy for me. The story is gothic and character-driven. It can be slow-paced but I thought that it was interesting and completely unlike anything I have read before.

The Smell of Other People’s Houses

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How stunning is this cover? There are many books that showcase the night sky, but none do it quite as well as this cover. I also really loved this story. It is set in Alaska and it is simple but dynamic with a focus on very different and vivid characters.

Books on My TBR

The Inevitable Victorian Thing

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If I am being honest, the only reason that this book is on my TBR is because of this GORGEOUS cover! Everything about it appeals to me. Unfortunately, it only has a rating of 3.22 on Goodreads so I am reluctant to actually pick it up. Has anyone read it?

The Children’s Crusade

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This is a cover that I have talked about many times, and I have talked about wanting to read for forever! I think it has been on every TBR I have ever made. I have no idea why I haven’t actually picked it up. The cover is even more striking in person and I just enjoy looking at it. Maybe I am afraid the story won’t live up to the cover?

Starfish

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I have heard absolutely nothing but brilliant things about Starfish! I received a Chapters’ gift card for my birhtday and I am thinking about finally picking this one up. The cover is absolutely dreamy and I need it in my life.

First, We Make the Beast Beautiful

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I received First, We Make the Beast Beautiful as a birthday present and I am hoping to get to it really soon. I instantly fell in love with the cover when I saw it. I especially like that although this is a hardback, there is no dust cover, and this design is right on the book.

The Price Guide to the Occult

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As soon as I saw this cover I added is to my TBR! I love how bright the green is and how the typography looks like vines. I have been seeing a lot of mixed reviews lately but I have a feeling that I am going to enjoy it.

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I can not wait to see the beautiful covers that everyone shares this week! There is nothing I love more than a gorgeous cover!kkbLogo

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32 thoughts on “Best Green, Blue and/or Purple Book Covers

  1. Oh WOW! I’ve never seen that cover for The History of Bees! It’s so beautiful! Starfish is one of the most beautiful covers I’ve seen! I might be slightly obsessed with jelly fish so I’m biased lol. Thanks for participating – added you to the list ๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. Like you, I was completely drawn in by the gorgeous cover of That Inevitable Victorian Thing! Even though I had no idea what the book was about, began listening to the audiobook . I didn’t end up finishing it because it got a little bit too boring and slow.. I think it’s because of the audiobook, not necessarily the book itself.

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  3. The Smell of Other Peopleโ€™s Houses has such a beautiful cover. I really like the whole Alaska concept as well. I finished recently The Great Alone (set in Alaska) and crave note of Alaskan wilderness.
    Beautiful covers! ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ˜Š

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  4. That Inevitable Victorian Thing made it to my list too, it has such an incredible cover. I still haven’t read it yet, but I’m planning on picking it up this summer and I’m really hoping that I enjoy it! Starfish is one of my favourites as well.

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  5. Starfish will be ordered soon as I will see her at YALC London next month! And the Smells of other People’s house is on my shelf LOL Great choice!

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  6. The Essex Serpent’s cover honestly took my breath away. So gorgeous! And the cover of The Smell of Other People’s Houses looks a lot like The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet. Beautiful list and beautiful covers ๐Ÿ™‚

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  7. Wow these are all so beautiful what the heck. I really love First, We Make the Beast Beautiful. And I definitely want to read the Essex Serpent. Thanks for sharing this!

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