New Liar Cover…Same Pub Issues

For those who have followed the Liar cover controversy, Bloomsbury has created a new cover, with this statement to PW:

“We regret that our original creative direction for Liar—which was intended to symbolically reflect the narrator’s complex psychological makeup—has been interpreted by some as a calculated decision to mask the character’s ethnicity.”

New liar

It’s a start. But we must not let this lull us into complacency. The issues brought to the surface by the Liar cover remain.

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One Response to New Liar Cover…Same Pub Issues

  1. Michelle says:

    I like this new cover and am glad to see the publishing company make this change!

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