"The cover gods at Puffin have been very good to me. Theresa Evangelista was the designer of the Death by Bikini Mysteries covers, and I knew she was the one working on this cover as well, so trusted it would be fabulous.
"When I first saw the cover, I was happy with it. I really liked Ashlyn's eyes and the trance-esque circles radiating from the title.
"In the end, there was just a subtle change, but it made a huge difference...."
Read the rest of Linda's Cover Story, and see her final cover, at melissacwalker.com.