libraries http://kplu.org en King County Libraries unveil giant book covers http://kplu.org/post/king-county-libraries-unveil-giant-book-covers <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-956345.mp3</p><p>They say you can&rsquo;t tell a book by its cover.&nbsp; But maybe coming face to face with one that towers over you will entice you to read a little more.&nbsp; At least that&rsquo;s the hope of the King County Library system.</p><p>Huge, 6 foot tall posters of book jacket covers have been placed next to coffee shops, paint stores, law firms and other small businesses on main streets in Burien, Bellevue, Mercer Island, Renton, Issaquah, Kirkland and on Vashon Island.&nbsp; It&rsquo;s called the Book Cover Walking Tour.</p><p> Mon, 07 Mar 2011 23:27:23 +0000 Paula Wissel 943 at http://kplu.org King County Libraries unveil giant book covers