Tag: being judged by one’s book cover

Book Covers Are Judging Me

Sometimes it feels like the publishing industry has us all boxed off into dastardly delineated categories. We are either readers of crime, science fiction, sports autobiographies, or bird-watching manuals, but never all four. Everything must be packaged according to its genre, and there are labelling rules.   Chick-lit novels use loopy fonts, and have caricatures of shoes and dresses on…