What I Love About the Cover for THE WAR I FINALLY WON by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley

Nerdy Book Club

So—drumroll, please—today is the day you I have been waiting for: the official cover reveal for my forthcoming novel THE WAR I FINALLY WON. Cover reveals are kind of funky in that they assume that readers are waiting in such breathless anticipation of the release of the book that the first sight of the cover itself will generate drama, excitement, and joy. Ta-da!

I so hope that’s true.

It’s a marketing thing, of course. I’ve never had a cover reveal before. But then, before THE WAR THAT SAVED MY LIFE, (the prequel to THE WAR I FINALLY WON), I’d never been recognized by ALA or gained a spot on bestseller lists before. So we’ve earned this cover reveal, darn it, and we’re going to enjoy it.

The cover is gorgeous. I love it entirely. It’s by Josie Portillo, the same artist who did the cover for TWTSML

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