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Book Cover Art in Science Fiction and Fantasy

I have a new post on the Kirkus Reviews blog this week: Judging Books By Their Covers – Book Cover Art in Science Fiction and Fantasy (Part 1).

Science fiction and fantasy art (or “fantastic” art) plays a particularly important role in science fiction and fantasy literature. SF/F readers love stories that ignite their imaginations, making it that much more important that a book cover convey that wonder right from the outset. If sf/f readers are looking for imagination, the cover better let them know where they can find it.

Let’s take a look under the covers in science fiction and fantasy cover art…

Head on over and check out the rest.

About John DeNardo (13013 Articles)
John DeNardo is the Managing Editor at SF Signal and a columnist at Kirkus Reviews. He also likes bagels. So there.
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