BOLO Books’ Top Five Covers of 2016

From The Booking Desk: I’ve always wanted to post a list of my favorite covers for the year, so for 2016, I am actually doing it. These are five covers I think are simply stunning. And the books included within are not too shoddy either. And don’t forget...

New Lisa Unger Covers

From the Booking Desk: Anyone who follows BOLO Books knows how much I love the novels of Lisa Unger – and in particular, those that are set in the fictional town of The Hollows. In her new newsletter, Lisa reveals the cover of her soon-to-be released novella, as...

Louise Penny Cover – The Nature of the Beast

From the Booking Desk: It has finally been revealed. Fans have been anxious to see the cover design for the new Louise Penny novel since the title was released earlier this year.  The wait is over… Jacket Copy: Hardly a day goes by when nine-year-old Laurent...

The Long Way Home – Cover Analysis

From the Booking Desk: While tomorrow is the official release date for Louise Penny’s latest Armand Gamache novel, The Long Way Home, my finished version arrived today. Most people know that BOLO Books reads advanced copies of novels in order to present...

A new Val McDermid book is coming

From The Booking Desk: Readers of the blog know how much I love the work of Val McDermid.  When I heard earlier this year that she had a new book coming out, I immediately set out to see if I could get ahold of an advanced copy.  Only problem, Val told me, was that...