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Books & Authors, Library Center 

The Shoe Makes the Book Cover

Book publishers know that one way to sell books that are engaging and attract attention. After viewing enough book covers, it is possible to notice that some covers have reoccurring themes. One common choice is the image of a shoe as the central focus of the cover. Here are a collection of books that contain shoes in the book jacket artwork. You may find your next soleful read.
































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