Welcome to another installment of Trending Thursday, a periodic blog feature that looks at various YA trends.
Today I'm going to re-visit a couple of enduring trends ... because you know that everything old is new again...
What does this Harper's Bazaar cover shoot have to do with cover trends?
It's similar to a book cover trend that I talked about back in March!
The torn cover trend continues, and there's another upcoming title that features it:
Which also drips on with a brand new summer of 2017 title:
Speaking of color, way back in spring 2015 I talked about the prevalence of day-glo bright covers. Summer 2017 has brought a slew of summery pastel covers, though the colors have (thankfully) been toned down just a touch:
What are your thoughts about these?