Wednesday, 13 July 2011

The Immortals Blog Tour: US Vs. UK - Everlasting Covers + UK Giveaway!

US // UK

I actually like both of these covers, but I like the UK one more. In real life, Ever's half of the cover comes away like a flap, revealing more of Damen underneath. It's a really nice way to end the series and is very eye-catching on the shelf! Even though these two covers are quite similar when it comes to the colours used, I do think the UK one has done it a bit better. It reminds me of different auras, which I hope was the intention! I also like the UK strapline 'Will their love pass its greatest test?' I suppose we'll have to read it to find out...

The girl used on the US cover reminds me of Dianna Agron (Quinn) from Glee - anyone else? Random comment there, but I thought it was her when I first saw the cover! I prefer the US title font and the smaller author name at the top, though I don't think the image of the flower works as well as it could have. It looks like it's just been photoshopped onto the middle of the cover, and I personally don't think it adds a lot to the whole image.

So the pretty UK cover wins this one for me. How about you guys? Which do you like best?



Thanks to the nice people at Macmillan, I have one (1) Immortals goodie bag to give away, plus one (1) copy of Evermore for the runner up. The first winner will receive:

  • Immortals t-shirt (small size)
  • Immortals tote bag
  • My Kinda Book card wallet
  • Copy of Evermore by Alyson Noel
And the second winner will receive a copy of Evermore by Alyson Noel.

Rules & info:
  • Open to UK residents only.
  • End date: July 20th, 2011.
  • One entry per person.
  • You do NOT have to follow my blog to enter.
  • Prizes will be sent out by me!


ComaCalm said...

Thank you for this! I actually prefer the US cover but I have the UK cover, from Macmillan. I definitely would have chosen the US cover if I bought it.

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Catnip said...

I prefer the UK cover - especially the swash of the R. I thought the flower on the US cover was just a purple glow until I read your comment on it!

Safari Poet said...

They both look great, but I prefer the US because of the flower.

Liz. R said...

She does look like Dianna Agron! Weird. I think I prefer the UK one because I like the glow that comes from the flower, but both are pretty.

michelle said...

Although I will buy the UK one to match my other books, i do prefer the US one :D

Thanks for the giveaway

Cliona said...

OMG, I thought I was the only one who thought the model was Dianna Agron! I prefer the UK one too. I don't know what it is, it's just a lot nicer then the US one. I wish I could enter the giveaway :)

prettybooks said...

Oh yeah, she does look like Dianna Agron!

Jesse Owen said...

Personally I prefer the US one based on the pictures (based on what your saying if I saw the UK one in the shop I might change my mind though).

Anonymous said...

I totally thought i was the only one that thought it looked suspiciously like Dianna Agron. I personally like the US cover better. It seems more fitting for this particular book, especially with the flower.

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Anonymous said...

is it dianna agron? cuz the second saw the cover i thought it was her