OH MY WOW!!!! Rachel Caine just posted the coolest cover for her February 2014 release, PRINCE OF SHADOWS!!! Not only that… she posted a blog about how the book came to be (it’s a new interpretation of the “Romeo and Juliet” story, with Rachel Caine stylings). It’s a pretty neat story. Here’s a (used with permission) snippet about the book, and below, is the gorgeous cover.
He [Benvolio] intrigued me. And before too long, a book that became PRINCE OF SHADOWS began to form in my mind. Hmmm, I thought. What if I’m reading this play entirely wrong? What if there is one thing that happens off the stage that changes everything? The fun thing is, that one thing is still entirely consistent with Shakespeare’s plays. And since we’re in Benvolio’s point of view … he can know about it.
It changes everything. It shapes and shifts and colors all the decisions and tragedies, loves and hates.
ooooohhhhhhhhh!!!!! This is gonna be FUN!!!!!
And here’s the pretty…
So what do you think??? Did you read Rachel’s Tumblr post?? What do you think of the cool effects the cover artist incorporated?? I just love it I sooooo cannot wait for this!!!