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Initial post: Jul 13, 2009 1:59:23 PM PDT
I haven't read "The Accidental Billionaires" yet, so I'm not sure if the book cover is SUPPOSED to draw an association to Stephen King's "Everything's Eventual" or if it's simply a ripoff of that cover. The same cover designer perhaps? I doubt any designer worth his salt would reuse a design like this. Anyone know something about this? I'm just curious.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009 2:07:24 PM PDT
Ahh... I think I answered my own question. It had been a while since I read King's "Everything's Eventual" which is a collection of short stories. I forgot that the story that shares the book title is about a naÔve young high school drop-out with a certain talent but no clear ambition, who discovers his dream job is a nightmare. So I guess the author is indeed making an association here. It'll probably be mentioned in the book itself.

Posted on Feb 22, 2011 12:37:11 PM PST
compsciguy says:
LOL....I also wondered about the similar book cover themes.
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The Accidental Billionaires by Ben Mezrich (Paperback - 2010)
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