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Animated Book Covers are a Thing Now: Here are Our Favourites

This won’t be news to everybody, but animated book covers are all the rage these days.

Sarah Lotz is the first South African author who has given change a chance with the United Kingdom edition her novel The Three, published by Hodder & Stoughton. (Update: The animated cover for Lotz’s new book Day Four has also been revealed!)

Lotz joins international authors Neil Gaiman and Stephen King, among others, in the digital revolution of book covers.

    Which local author’s book would you like to see with an animated cover? Let us know on Facebook and Twitter, or in the comments below!

Have a look at some of our favourite animated book covers:

(Not all are official. Click on the picture for the source.)

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