I do have one more day trip planned this summer, thank goodness, but I wish I had more. And if I owned an amazing bathing suit that matches a book cover like these folks (courtesy of Matchbook.nu) , I would MAKE IT HAPPEN:
The book: I Was Told There’d be Cake by Sloane Crosley
The first sentence: “As most New Yorkers have done, I have given serious and generous thought to the state of my apartment should I be killed during the day.”
The cover designer: Ben Gibson.
The book: Slaughterhouse Five by Kurt Vonnegut
The first sentence: “All this happened, more or less.”
The cover designer: Carin Goldberg
The bikini: Kudeta Bikini. $45.
The book: The Life of Pi by Yann Martel
The first sentence: “My suffering left me sad and gloomy.”
The book: And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
The first sentence: “In the corner of the first class smoking carriage, Mr. Justice Wargrave, lately retired from the bench, puffed at a cigar and ran an interested eye through the political news in The Times.”
The book: The Last Hundred Days by Patrick McGuinness
The first sentence: “In 1980s Romania, boredom was a state of extremity.”
The book: Living Dead in Dallas by Charlaine Harris.
The first sentence: “Andy Bellefleur was drunk as a skunk.”
The bathing suit: Space Print Swimshorts by River Island from ASOS. $41.43.
The book: The Pesthouse by Jim Crace
The first sentence: “Everybody died at night.”
The cover designer: Helen Yentus
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