Friday, 10 September 2021

{Book Blogger Hop} - What Comes First, the Cover or the Synopsis?




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Are you more likely to choose to read a book based on the synopsis or the cover?

Submitted by Julie @ Stepping Stones Book Reviews.



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  Billy's Answer

An appealing cover will always grab my attention first. If I like it, I'll read the synopsis. If the plot sounds intriguing, then there's a good chance I will buy it.


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6 comments:

  1. That's the same order for me! After all, that is what covers are designed to do, to catch your eye. I hope you have a lovely weekend and thanks for hosting, as always :)
    Juli @ A Universe in Words

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  2. A good cover can catch my eye but I do rely on the synopsis as the final decision maker.


    Here's my BBH

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  3. I only read e-books on a kindle paperwhite, so book covers are mainly a black & white icon. Blurb is definitely the most important thing for me.

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  4. I do the same, Billy.

    The cover draws me in, and then I read what it is about.

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  5. If I'm browsing for books, a cover can sometimes get my attention, but only long enough to draw me to the synopsis - I won't buy a book just for the cover

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  6. I'm the same way - the cover catches my attention leading me to read the synopsis.

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