The Friday Face-Off is hosted by Books by Proxy, where each week bloggers can showcase books with covers centered around a weekly theme.
“That great condenser of moral chaos, The City.”
[A cover which features a city.]
Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve participated in this, but because book covers with cities on them are some of my favorites, I had to jump in this week. Although as I was looking for some ideas, I realized that I haven’t read that many books with cities on the cover. So I have a feeling my pick this week might be a popular one. I’ve chosen City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett:
U.S. edition: 2014 Broadway Books – UK edition: 2014 Jo Fletcher Books
Latvian edition: 2016 Prometejs – Czech edition: 2016 Host
German edition: 2017 Bastei Lübbe – Russian edition: 2017 ACT
I really love how different all of these covers are, but I think my favorite is still the U.S. cover: