50/50 Friday: Books with Black Covers

50/50 Friday is a weekly meme hosted by Carrie from The Butterfly Reader and Laura from Blue Eye Books.

Their Prompt: “Now what is 50/50 Friday?

Everyone has a favorite and then we also have something we dislike. Like a coin, there are two sides to every question. Example: best sequel you’ve read/worst sequel you’ve read. So that’s what 50/50 Friday is all about. We will have a new topic every Friday (something bookish of course!). If you have ideas for this meme don’t be scared to let us know!”
This Week’s Question: Favorite/Least Favorite Black Cover Design
My Answer: Go Ask Alice by Anonymous
goaskalice
I haven’t read this book since my early high school years – so we’re talking way back in the 90s – but I can still remember the feeling I had after reading this. Despair pretty much. I felt the same way after watching the movie Requiem for a Dream.
Erin Morgenstern’s The Night Circus is also a favorite for a completely different reason, so I’m including it too. Plus, I wasn’t sure if this really counted as a black cover.
thenightcircus
Now for my least favorite, here’s a book I have never read, but I truly despise the cover:
blackdahliaI mean, I really really don’t like the cover….

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