Sunday, 27 October 2019

Mr Ripley's Enchanted Books - BOOK COVER WARS HEAT ONE 2019/20

Mr. Ripley's Enchanted Books is excited to be running another Book Cover Wars competition this year.  We do this is to support the unsung heroes of the children's book world - the illustrators and the creative teams behind them all. We are looking for our favourite children's book cover illustration. If you are returning to the site for another year, or you are new to this competition, then I send you a very warm welcome. It is FANTASTIC to have your company and support in the book cover war arena. Don't forget to share this exciting adventure with your friends and followers on social media #bookcoverwars. Everyone is welcome.

For any follower of this site, this is the chance for you to become part of the weekly book cover wars. Each week, starting from today for the next 5 weeks, I am going to select five book covers for you to vote for. The winner of each heat will then go forward to the grand final and get a chance to be crowned as 'Mr. Ripley's Enchanted Book Cover Winner 2019/20'.

Mr. Ripley's Enchanted Book Cover War Rules:
There will be five weekly heats (one more than normal) with five book covers to vote for. All heat winners will make the grand final. 

As a voter, not only will you get the chance to choose your favourite book cover, but you will also be in with the chance to win a prize each week.  This week's prize is a £10 Waterstones Gift Voucher and a mystery book. Please leave a comment to show your interest.

If you are interested then all you need to do is:
  • Vote for your favourite book cover using the poll - HERE or at the bottom of the post. 
  • Leave a comment through this post or poll - HERE
  • Sit back, you might want to share on social media. Have fun and watch the voting develop and wait to hear whether you've won (once the poll has closed). Please note that this competition is open to the UK only.
  • This poll will end on 03.11. 2019 at Midnight UK time. 
So here are the FIVE brilliant book covers to vote for this week:
Book One: Dominique Valente - Star Fell (Willow Moss and the Lost Day) - Illustrated by Sarah Warburton - Published by HarperCollins - VOTE HERE

Book Two: Jasbinder Bilan - Asha And The Spirit Bird - Illustrated by Helen Crawford-White - Published by Chicken House - VOTE HERE

Book Three: P.G Bell - The Brain Robbery - (A Train to Impossible Places Adventure) - Illustrated by Flavia Sorrentino/Katharine Millichope and Team - Published by Usborne Publishing - VOTE HERE
Book Four: Jamie Littler - Frost Heart - Illustrated by Jamie Littler - Published by Puffin Books - VOTE HERE

Book Five: Abi Elphinstone - Casper Tock and the Everdark Wings - US Book Cover Illustrated by Petur Atli Antonsson - Published by Aladdin Books - VOTE HERE


GoodNightToRead said...

Amazing book & stunning cover that depicts Asha’s adventure


Highland Book Fairy said...

I'm so impressed you've managed to pick books for this, there's been so many beautiful ones recently! 😍

Pagecrawler said...

Some great book covers again making it really difficult to choose but the cover of Star Fell is what grabbed my attention from the start so I had to pick that one