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US and UK covers

Discussion in 'Sleeping Beauties' started by Toni_S_UK, Jul 21, 2017.

  1. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    I am going to get my copy pre ordered this month! So excited!! Which cover do you guys like US or UK?

    US.jpg UK.jpg

    They are very different
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  2. carrie's younger brother

    carrie's younger brother Well-Known Member

    Neither! Both are way too busy for me.
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  3. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    Really? I don't mind either, I think I prefer the US version..not sure though haha!
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  4. misery chastain loves co.

    misery chastain loves co. MORE Count Chocula please.....

    I like them both but I'll have to give the UK one the edge. Another example of a better UK cover IMHO. Sigh. Which means I'll have to have one of course.
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    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...I'm giving the GNT thumbs up to the US cover this go around.....in a lot of cases however, the UK version is the more visually striking one....
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  6. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    hmm...I do love both, I need to decide on one or the other though haha! I have more books than room for books! :D
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  7. recitador

    recitador Speed Reader

    the US is the left one right? that's the one i like better in this case.
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  8. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    Yes its the one on the left. I like it too :love:
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  9. MadBoJangles

    MadBoJangles Well-Known Member

    WhSmith in the UK are doing the usual purple variant of the UK one too.
    I have pre-ordered both!! :a11:
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  10. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    ooo are they? Is it on their website? I better have a little look ;)
  11. Paddy C

    Paddy C All Hail The KING...

    I like the UK version. That's the one I ordered from Book Depository.
    Looking forward to seeing which of the four random hidden-on-the-board variants I get.
  12. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    Received my copy yesterday! :D
  13. Paddy C

    Paddy C All Hail The KING...

    Nice one, Toni :encouragement:
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  14. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    Do you guys get the nice embossed front cover under the dust cover on the US version?
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  15. Paddy C

    Paddy C All Hail The KING...

    My copy arrived in the last few minutes.
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  16. Waylander

    Waylander Well-Known Member

    My special limited edition from Waterstone's. Limited to 250 copies, slipcase but no dust jacket. The picture has a beautiful shimmer to it that the ordinary hardcover with dust jacket doesn't have.

    Signed by both authors, too. IMG_20170926_1039482_rewind2.jpg
  17. MarkS73

    MarkS73 Well-Known Member

    I have both the the U.K. and the U.S hardcovers. Usually i prefer the U.S version but this time i like the U.K. version better...
  18. Waylander

    Waylander Well-Known Member

    This is my uk reading copy.



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  19. Toni_S_UK

    Toni_S_UK Well-Known Member

    they all have different pictures under the dust cover! :love:
  20. MadBoJangles

    MadBoJangles Well-Known Member

    Despite my grumblings of them cashing in on collectors, I ended up with a blue snake, purple fox and the peacock :a11:

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