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Post by Misfit » Wed May 7th, 2014, 12:36 am

[quote=""Nefret""]I live a couple hours away, and haven't been to the Piers in ages.[/quote]


Just like I would avoid the usual tourist traps here. I still need to do the Underground Seattle tour.
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Post by Nefret » Wed May 7th, 2014, 1:44 am

[quote=""Misfit""]Just like I would avoid the usual tourist traps here. I still need to do the Underground Seattle tour.[/quote]

I've not been to Seattle, unless you cost the aeroport.
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We have an urge to kill and our lust for blood has to be fulfilled
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Post by Misfit » Thu May 8th, 2014, 9:33 pm

This the ruff lady again?

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Post by DianeL » Thu May 8th, 2014, 10:19 pm

Misfit, I don't think so - the mouth is a very different shape, and the jaw on the tacky red-"ruff" is far stronger. I actually like the Aemelia cover, though I think I passed on the book when it was a recent BookBub deal or Amazon shilled it at me. My TBR pile is already nuts and I'm trying to concentrate on getting the final polish done for That Dream Agent right now ...
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Post by Misfit » Thu May 8th, 2014, 11:26 pm

[quote=""DianeL""]Misfit, I don't think so - the mouth is a very different shape, and the jaw on the tacky red-"ruff" is far stronger. I actually like the Aemelia cover, though I think I passed on the book when it was a recent BookBub deal or Amazon shilled it at me. My TBR pile is already nuts and I'm trying to concentrate on getting the final polish done for That Dream Agent right now ...[/quote]

Thanks, second opinions always helpful.
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Post by Nefret » Fri May 9th, 2014, 7:59 pm

I don't think it's the same lady. Or the same ruff. It still bugs me that somebody put that dress on a book about a 14th century French queen.
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Post by Misfit » Fri May 9th, 2014, 9:41 pm

[quote=""Nefret""]I don't think it's the same lady. Or the same ruff. It still bugs me that somebody put that dress on a book about a 14th century French queen.[/quote]

Appreciate the input on the two covers, ladies. My brain was fogged yesterday after breathing paint fumes all day while they were painting some of the upstairs offices.

I agree about the ruff being inappropriate for the Falconer book. I know cover art costs $$$ and there's only so much to go around and all, but still...

I was looking at reviews on Amazon, one reader actually did review the cover, something I would never do.
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Post by Misfit » Thu May 15th, 2014, 5:48 pm

Someone help me. I swear we've seen this guy before.

Edit, figured it out.

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Post by Nefret » Fri May 16th, 2014, 7:05 am

*is distracted by chainmail* When is the first book set?
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Post by EC2 » Fri May 16th, 2014, 9:11 am

My cover isn't accurate for period. It's the hazard of stock photos too that you get the duplicates!
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