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Crazy Beautiful Book Covers

The fundamental rule of all readers is to never judge a book by its cover, but whether we spot a gorgeous book in someone’s hands or displayed in a bookstore, the cover piques our curiosity. We’ve rounded up some unique and breathtaking book covers that are sure to catch your eye and your heart.

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    Fruit of the Drunken Tree

    by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

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    Boy, Snow, Bird

    by Helen Oyeyemi

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    How to Love a Jamaican

    by Alexia Arthurs

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    Alena

    by Rachel Pastan

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    The Psychopath Test

    by Jon Ronson

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    The Hopefuls

    by Jennifer Close

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    Little Nothing

    by Marisa Silver

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    Little Nothing Book Cover Picture

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    The Portable Veblen

    by Elizabeth McKenzie

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    We Could Be Beautiful

    by Swan Huntley

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    We Could Be Beautiful Book Cover Picture

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    Idaho

    by Emily Ruskovich

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    Mosquitoland

    by David Arnold

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    Perfect Days

    by Raphael Montes

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    Perfect Days Book Cover Picture

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    The Merciless III

    by Danielle Vega

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    The Girls

    by Emma Cline

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    The Nix

    by Nathan Hill

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    Tales of the Jazz Age

    by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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    Station Eleven

    by Emily St. John Mandel

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    Illuminae

    by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

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    Spurious

    by Lars Iyer

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    The Mothers

    by Brit Bennett

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    A Little Life

    by Hanya Yanagihara

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    A Little Life Book Cover Picture

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    I’ll Give You the Sun

    by Jandy Nelson

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    I'll Give You the Sun Book Cover Picture

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    Siracusa

    by Delia Ephron

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    Gold Fame Citrus

    by Claire Vaye Watkins

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    A Visit from the Goon Squad

    by Jennifer Egan

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    A Visit from the Goon Squad Book Cover Picture

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    Refuge: A Novel

    by Dina Nayeri

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    Find Her

    by Lisa Gardner

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    Find Her Book Cover Picture

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    The Crow Girl

    by Erik Axl Sund

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    The Crow Girl Book Cover Picture

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    Moby-Dick

    by Herman Melville

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    The Rocks

    by Peter Nichols

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    The Lesser Bohemians

    by Eimear McBride

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    Fates and Furies

    by Lauren Groff

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    The Folded Clock

    by Heidi Julavits

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    Infinite Home

    by Kathleen Alcott

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    Smoke

    by Dan Vyleta

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    The Martian

    by Andy Weir

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    The Secret Garden

    by Frances Hodgson Burnett

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    American Housewife

    by Helen Ellis

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    American Housewife Book Cover Picture

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    All the Bright Places

    by Jennifer Niven

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    All the Bright Places Book Cover Picture

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    Ghostland

    by Colin Dickey

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    Jane Steele

    by Lyndsay Faye

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    Neverworld Wake

    by Marisha Pessl

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    Reign of the Fallen

    by Sarah Glenn Marsh

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    Turtles All the Way Down

    by John Green

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    Turtles All the Way Down Book Cover Picture

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    We Are Okay

    by Nina LaCour

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    The Female Persuasion

    by Meg Wolitzer

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    Educated

    by Tara Westover

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    Surprise Me

    by Sophie Kinsella

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    Orchid and the Wasp

    by Caoilinn Hughes

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    Orchid and the Wasp Book Cover Picture

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    You Me Everything

    by Catherine Isaac

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    You Me Everything Book Cover Picture

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    Tess of the Road

    by Rachel Hartman

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