Come on, admit it, sometimes when choosing the next book you’re going to read you’re influenced by the cover. The best covers draw you in, make you interested, give an idea of what’s to be found inside. Here are a few favourites, old and new, that have made me buy a copy!

The Newlyweds by Nell Freudenberger

Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz

On Beauty by Zadie Smith