Typographical Era’s Best Book Covers of 2013

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We know that you should never judge a book by its cover, but that doesn’t mean we can’t appreciate a beautiful package.  And let’s be honest…sometimes well-designed and attractive cover art is what draws us to a book in the first place.  So we’d like to take a moment to celebrate some of our favorite book cover designs from 2013.  Enjoy!

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The Best of the First Half of 2013

The Best of the First Half of 2013Thus far, 2013 has been an excellent literary year for me.  I launched Typographical Era with Aaron Westerman, finished my Master’s Degree in Information Sciences, and got a job in my local public library system.  But on top of all that, I’ve also managed to read some really amazing books in the last 6 months.

As Aaron said in his Best of the First Half of 2013 post, readers love nothing more than literary lists (and a good book of course), and I am no exception.  When I’m not reading, reviewing, or painting my nails, I spend a great deal of time devouring lists.  From topical/subject-focused lists to upcoming release directories, these mini-catalogs are a great way to reach out to all reader niches in a timely and effective manner.

So before I get too far down the list loving rabbit hole, here is a brief register of the best books of 2013 according to me:


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