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Nuova copertina per The last Beat, cover reveal di The last Dance e offerta libro gratis.

Ciao a tutti ragazzi, è un po' di tempo che non scrivo in italiano su questo blog ma rimedierò nel nuovo anno!  Oggi volevo presentarvi, finalmente, dopo quasi un anno, la copertina completa della versione cartacea di "The last Beat" e parlarvi un po' del secondo libro, The last Dance, che uscirà verso metà dicembre, vi farò vedere anche la copertina completa. 

Innanzitutto volevo farvi vedere la copertina della versione cartacea di The last Beat, potrebbe essere l'ultima ma se mi seguite da quando ho aperto questo blog saprete che ho cambiato idea tantissime volte. Ci ho messo moltissimo tempo e impegno a disegnare questa copertina e sono abbastanza felice del risultato finale, rappresenta tutto ciò che troverete nel libro, spiaggia e medicina!  Quindi eccola qui fatemi sapere cosa ne pensate. 
Ho scelto i toni del rosa perché nonostante tutto ciò che succede nella vita di Clarissa la sua vita è comunque perfetta, ha tantissime persone accanto, ha una bella fam…
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