I posted earlier on the best book covers of New Zealand books this year. Here is another selection of the year’s best covers. There are two camps – The richly colourful:
http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9781742755601.jpghttp://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9780375867736.jpg

http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9781847082534.jpghttp://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9780847837182.jpghttp://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9780241145555.jpg

And the equally beautiful, more tonally subdued tomes:

http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9781906838263.jpghttp://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9781576875926.jpg
http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9780857863010.jpg
http://librarydata.christchurch.org.nz/html/covers/9781423157533.jpg

More book cover delights: