Cover Crush #10: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Prophecy of the Most Beautiful

by Diantha Jones  

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This is a fun Saturday meme hosted by On the Shelf that spotlights beautiful and eye-catching covers. 

This week Diantha is crushing on:

First Published: 1953
Genre: Classic Sci-Fi

The system was simple. Everyone understood it. Books were for burning, along with the houses in which they were hidden. Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires. And he enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs nor the joy of watching pages consumed by the flames ... never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of a past where people were not afraid. Then Guy met a professor who told him of a future in which people could think. And Guy Montag suddenly realized what he had to do... (Goodreads)

~Why I'm Crushing~

To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the late Ray Bradbury's critically-acclaimed novel, Fahrenheit 451, designer Elizabeth Perez created a one-of-a-kind cover for the novel. It comes complete with a match and striking paper on its spine. I absolutely adore this cover and think the match as the #1 is beyond cool. I think this is a great way to honor the classic book and that it never looked better.

What do you think?