Thursday, September 22, 2011

Is It Ironic?

This publisher found a lost James M. Cain novel. They use covers like this:

And this:

Is it ironic or just tacky?


  1. I have a feeling if those covers were more recent the models on them would be much thinner, I also have a feeling that those books were frequently stolen by young men so they could put the cover up in there school locker.

  2. I don't know, some of the books are recent publications. I think they think they're being ironic when, in fact, they're just being tacky.