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.

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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