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If you like book jacket art, like we like book jacket art….

We have hit that time of year, when lists are most prevalent.  Top fiction books of 2014.  Top  states to live in 2014. Top foods to avoid in 2015 etc. etc.

Here at Lagrange Library,  we unpacked  5 498 new books  this year.  (Thank you, Mr. Brown, our UPS driver, for lifting each and every heavy Baker and Taylor box in 2014).  We  have seen many book jacket ‘s art work.  Some of it outstanding. Some of it outlandish.  Some of it….blah.  Attached is a gallery of book jackets which  Paste Magazine deemed as top designs.

Some of my faves this year were…..

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