Cover of the Week

2 thoughts on “Cover of the Week: Gulf Coast Girl by Charles Williams

  1. It may be ‘a fast moving, hard hitting suspense novel but why show you any of that when we can sick a vixen-ish woman on the front…publishers certainly knew their market

    • Absolutely. Even Edgar Rice Burroughs once said that he wrote trash because that’s what the market wanted! I guess pulp publishers wanted a combination of sensuality and thrill and it reflects in the covers.

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