Just got the covers for the Czech Republic editions of my first two Dub Walker thrillers: STRESS FRACTURE and HOT LIGHTS, COLD STEEL. Big difference.
STRESS FRACTURE Czech Version
HOT LIGHTS, COLD STEEL Czech Version
Posted by D.P. Lyle, MD on November 18, 2013 in Writing
November 18, 2013 at 11:43 am
So, I got to ask: which set of covers best, in your opinion, represents your novel?
D.P. Lyle, MD
November 19, 2013 at 8:21 am
I think the US versions are more on point–but I’m biased. I love both of those covers.
November 18, 2013 at 3:34 pm
November 18, 2013 at 4:29 pm
It much be such great fun to see your work in a language that different from English!
November 19, 2013 at 12:38 pm
My Polish covers all feature a cartoonish, rather Pink Panther style, black cat, that has nothing to do with the stories. In fact, being a dog person, I rarely even mention cats. Very strange.
At least the Czechs leave your last name alone, Doug. If you’re female, they add -ova.
Signed, Carola Dunnova.
November 19, 2013 at 1:45 pm
I like that name–sound alike a Russian spy from a James Bond movie.
November 19, 2013 at 2:16 pm
Good for a Whodunnit, but it was a Regency! Double volume, and the author of the other book was Judith Staffordova, which does not roll trippingly off the tongue.
November 19, 2013 at 2:24 pm
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