Monday, July 21, 2014

[Coffee Shop Talks] Covers I Would Never Want to Be Caught in Public With!


Favorite books with covers I would never want to be caught in public with!


I'm not usually one to get embarrassed by book covers. While I'm not a fan of shirtless man covers or the cheesy designs that many romance novels have, I can't say that I would be ashamed if anyone ever saw me reading them. Erotica is a bit different for me. I couldn't just sit in public flaunting a BDSM design or a naughty threesome cover.

Back in 2011 I read Be With Me by Maya Banks. Hated the cover. But I loved the redesign that Berkley released last year. You would never guess that I was reading a story about a woman who has an open sexual relationship with her 3 male best friends. 

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Here are a few books that I've enjoyed that have covers I would want to hide.






Our guest blogger this week is Michelle @ Because Reading Is Better Than Real Life!
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7 comments:

erin said...

LOL... I feel ya. Thank goodness for the Kindle/ereaders!!!! Back in my paperback days, I was an expert at strategically placing post its on the cover. They have longer ones that perfectly hid most of the cover of a mmp. Better than a covering the whole book and more discrete looking :)

Jo said...

All of which is why I like to read on my Nook or Kindle :)

Braine TS said...

I agree about the Maya Banks cover. I like the original Bared To You cover though

Traci Horton said...

Yeah, you do have to be a little careful with some of those erotica covers. For the most part I'm good with PNR and UF covers but those erotica can get a little racy!

Michelle P said...

Those covers I might hide now Lol but only from my kids ;)
Thanks for having me this week! It has been a lot of fun!!

Melissa (My World...in words and pages) said...

Hahaha. Yeah, there are several covers that just can't handle daylight in public. LOL! Great picks!

Jessica Haluska said...

LOL. Yeah . . . I don't think I'd want to be caught with The Bunny and the Bear either. I was going to say I wouldn't care about the Sylvia Day b/c it's so well known, but then I thought about creepers and creepers getting ideas, and yeah, NOPE.

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