Today being Father’s Day here in the United States, I thought about putting together a collection of vintage dad-related book covers. But J.F. “John” Norris of the blog Pretty Sinister Books beat me to it. His eight finds include the fronts from novels by Day Keene, Gladys Mitchell, Rex Stout, and G.K. Chesterton.
I have only two more worth adding, the first of which--with artwork by Harry Schaare--definitely suggests the dark side of parenthood.
READ MORE: “Father’s Day Mysteries,” by Janet Rudolph