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Sunday, January 16, 2011

Cover Stories: Deadly Little Games by Laurie Faria Stolarz

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Laurie Faria Stolarz shared the story behind Deadly Little Secrets, the first book in her Touch series, and she's back to tell us about the cover of the third book, Deadly Little Games.

"Since it's the third book in the series, I had an idea of what they might do for the cover. The first two books show a female character (but not her face), in a dark outdoor setting (the woods). Since this book takes place in winter, I knew they'd incorporate snow in some way. I'm happy with the covers to these books. I like howbeautiful they look together and the fonts the artist chose. I also like that we don't see Camelia's face. It's more mysterious and it doesn't overly influence how the reader will picture the character..."

Read the rest of Laurie's Cover Story at melissacwalker.com.

PS-Watch the trailer (and enter the contest Laurie's hosting!)



2 comments:

Good Golly Miss Holly said...

Nice trailer! This one of the few paranormal-ish type books I really enjoy. Must get the third installment asap.

Little Willow said...

Go Laurie!