10 Rejected Book Covers That Almost Made the Cut

We’re back with our rejected book cover series, where designers walk us through the process and show us the book covers that could have been. (For previous entries in this series, see here and here.) What kind of planning and thought goes into the cover design process, and what beautiful art gets dropped along the […] The post 10 Rejected Book Covers That Almost Made the Cut appeared first on Electric Literature. Continue reading at 'Electric Literature'

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A former Mueller prosecutor’s upcoming book will cover “mistakes” the team made.

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