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Book cover or blurb?

What's the most important to you, blurb or cover?

I've opted for both with wins and losses on both sides.
Sometimes book blurbs don't live up to expectations. If it comes down to just one, I'd have to go for book cover.


Book Cover, definitely. Most people judge books on their cover - its the truth - so you have to make it as appealing as possible.
The cover has paid off! Spied it as soon as I walked in the book shop and it didn't disappoint. Would recommend it, but not sure if we can do that here. Can we?
Came across a book first published in the early 70's, A Book of Socerers and Spells, by Ruth Manning Sanders. Wonderful cover artwork and delightful black and white sketches inside. So blurb loses this time.

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