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Dejavu book covers

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Misfit » Tue November 17th, 2015, 7:03 pm

Lisa wrote:
Misfit wrote: Do read the blurb and/or first pages of the Marquess book. Oh my, English is likely not that person's first language.
That is hilariously bad!! :o :o :o
...as if she was being castrated in the process.
...making the place seem more haunted and unoccupied.
Gazing out the hole-in-the wall gap, she stared out in the open as London's briskly air wafted in...
Three paragraphs in. And I could go on...
Really bad. English cannot be her first language.
At home with a good book and the cat...
...is the only place I want to be

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Lisa » Wed November 18th, 2015, 10:45 am

Misfit wrote: Really bad. English cannot be her first language.
I really hope it isn't...

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Misfit » Wed November 18th, 2015, 11:41 am

Lisa wrote:
Misfit wrote: Really bad. English cannot be her first language.
I really hope it isn't...
Agreed. I'd hate to see this blamed on texting...
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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Mythica » Wed November 18th, 2015, 3:18 pm

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Misfit » Wed November 18th, 2015, 3:24 pm

Just in case we wanted to see it in one more color :)
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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Lisa » Thu November 19th, 2015, 10:49 am

Misfit wrote:Just in case we wanted to see it in one more color :)
And it's red, so she clearly is a harlot! :o

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Misfit » Sun November 22nd, 2015, 12:09 am

Lisa wrote:
Misfit wrote:Just in case we wanted to see it in one more color :)
And it's red, so she clearly is a harlot! :o
That is bright red. Here's the lady in the silky dress again.

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Misfit » Sun November 22nd, 2015, 3:12 pm

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Misfit » Sun November 22nd, 2015, 3:14 pm

Do we have a consensus for the most photoshopped yet?

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Re: Dejavu book covers

Post by Lisa » Mon November 23rd, 2015, 12:16 pm

1) So is she Queen or President? Or both?
2) He does not suit that photoshopped blonde hair. Looks like he was attacked by a bottle of Sun-In.
3) I'm sure Amy Winehouse style batwing eyes were all the rage in Regency London :p

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