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Here's How Book Covers Look In The UK Vs. The US

An ocean of difference.

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Note: UK covers are shown on the left, and US covers on the right.

1. Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

William Heinemann
Riverhead Books

2. The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Doubleday
Riverhead Books

3. Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

William Heinemann
Harper

4. Purity by Jonathan Franzen

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

5. Paper Towns by John Green

Bloomsbury Children's
Dutton Books

6. Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami

Harvill Secker
Knopf

7. A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

Picador
Doubleday

8. The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith

Sphere
Mulholland Books

9. An Untamed State by Roxane Gay

Corsair
Grove Press, Black Cat

10. Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel

Picador
Knopf

11. Redeployment by Phil Klay

Canongate Books
Penguin Press

12. A Brief History of Seven Killings by Marlon James

Oneworld Publications
Riverhead Books

13. The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

Sceptre
Random House

14. Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi

Picador
Riverhead Books

15. And the Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini

Bloomsbury Publishing
Riverhead Books

16. Satin Island by Tom McCarthy

Jonathan Cape
Knopf

17. City on Fire by Garth Risk Hallberg

Jonathan Cape
Knopf

18. The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters

Virago
Riverhead Books

19. The Bees by Laline Paull

Fourth Estate
Ecco

20. The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro

Faber & Faber
Knopf

21. The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra

Hogarth
Hogarth

22. The Miniaturist by Jessie Burton

Picador
Ecco

23. A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler

Chatto & Windus
Knopf

24. Amnesia by Peter Carey

Faber & Faber
Knopf
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    UK!
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    US!
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    I like both / can't judge a book by its cover!
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