IT IS TIME for one of my favorite posts of the year that probably no one except me cares about!
Here are some of my favorite covers for books published in 2021:
- Nobody, Somebody, Anybody by Kelly McClorey (Ecco)
- The Maidens by Alex Michaelides (Celadon Books)
- The Portrait of a Mirror by A. Natasha Joukovsky (Harry N. Abrams)
- Ghosted by Jenn Ashworth (Sceptre, UK)
- Ghost Forest by Pik-Shuen Fung (One World)
- Dead Souls by Sam Riviere (Catapult)
- Brood by Jackie Polzin (Picador, UK)
- The Divines by Ellie Eaton (William Morrow)
- Winter in Sokcho by Elisa Shua Dusapin (Open Letter Books)
- The Manningtree Witches by A.K. Blakemore (Catapult)
- I Love You But I’ve Chosen Darkness by Claire Vaye Watkins (Riverhead)
- Love and Fury by Samantha Silva (Flatiron)
- The Four Humors by Mina Seçkin (Catapult)
- Magma by Thóra Hjörleifsdóttir (Grove Press)
I didn’t realize this was a competition, but Catapult is clearly winning.
What was your favorite book cover of 2021?