The Japanese proverb, “The nail that sticks out shall be hammered down,” kept popping into my head as I read Madeleine Thien’s brilliant novel, Do Not Say We Have Nothing*.
As my 2014 post was such a hit, here is my second annual look at the past year’s young adult book covers. This isn’t my speciality, so this list is a lot more of a crowd-sourced effort …
Andrew Martino – Exhuming the Text: Alice Kaplan’s “Looking for the Stranger: Albert Camus and the Life of a Literary Classic”
The Book of Disquiet, Fernando Pessoa
A Gambler's Anatomy: A Novel Gambler's Anatomy Jonathan Lethem
The Train by Georges Simenon, design by Christopher Brian King (Melville House Press
And Again by Jessica Chiarella - In the spirit of Station Eleven and The Age of Miracles, this exciting literary debut novel imagines the consequences when four.
We'll Always Have Paris: an author's French Style Fail - That's Not My Age