Welcome to Diplomatic Immunity! Can Miles still have his usual adventures now that he’s married and about to become a dad? This is a book suggests that he can, but he may have to accept some new limits.
Exciting news this week—the Internet Speculative Fiction Database now has links that let you see all the print covers associated with a title on one page. The thanks of this grateful blogger—and I imagine many others—go out to the staff and volunteers at the ISFDB.
Tragically, most of the covers for Diplomatic Immunity are dreadful.
Stephen Hickman’s cover for Baen showcases generic space armor.
Steve Stone’s art for the British edition showcases generic spaceships.
I have only found one cover that even attempts to portray a Quaddie. While I appreciate that someone made the attempt, I’m annoyed that Martina Pilcerova replaced feet with hands rather than replacing legs with arms. ...