Posted by Nat Bernstein
Orphan Number Eight author Kim Van Alkemade shared the cover for the novel’s new large-print edition last week, and it’s no wonder she’s excited:
The title’s original book cover is striking as well, but this new artwork matches the novel’s intensity in its somber somber tones and ambiguosity — is the girl looking out the window yearning to escape, or is she simply watching the outside world from within?
It’s those lace bobby socks that kill me.
Nat Bernstein is the former Manager of Digital Content & Media, JBC Network Coordinator, and Contributing Editor at the Jewish Book Council and a graduate of Hampshire College.