16 January 2012

Cover Crazy [2]

**'Cover Crazy' is a weekly meme hosted by The Book Worms on Monday's showcasing a books cover that you admire. In your post you detail what it is about the cover that you like**

Fracture by Megan Miranda
What I Love:
My absolutely favourite feature of this cover is the reflection of the model's face in the lake.
The colour palette of frosty, winter colours contrast well with the red of the title, creating emphasis on it and makes this cover captivating.
The placement of the title and author's name is done well and gives the illusion that it is sitting on the bank of the lake and on the lake itself.


Eleven minutes passed before Delaney Maxwell was pulled from the icy waters of a Maine lake by her best friend Decker Phillips. By then her heart had stopped beating. Her brain had stopped working. She was dead. And yet she somehow defied medical precedent to come back seemingly fine-despite the scans that showed significant brain damage. 


Everyone wants Delaney to be all right, but she knows she's far from normal. Pulled by strange sensations she can't control or explain, Delaney finds herself drawn to the dying. Is her altered brain now predicting death, or causing it?

Then Delaney meets Troy Varga, who recently emerged from a coma with similar abilities. At first she's reassured to find someone who understands the strangeness of her new existence, but Delaney soon discovers that Troy's motives aren't quite what she thought. Is their gift a miracle, a freak of nature-or something much more frightening?

For fans of best-sellers like Before I Fall and If I Stay, this is a fascinating and heart-rending story about love and friendship and the fine line between life and death.



4 comments :

  1. Ooh I do like the reflection--sort of like the girl before and after the accident. I second the frosty feel too!
    Great pick!

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  2. I'm on the fence on this one, its pretty creative, but unlike you, I don't like where the title is placed.

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    1. Really, where would you have liked the title to be placed?

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  3. This book is everywhere right now! I really need to read this...

    The reflection is perfect considering the synopsis!

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