Mendel's Dwarf covers - scroll down...


Abacus, 2011

Penguin Books, US, 1999


Anchor Books, an ill-fated imprint of Transworld, UK 1998








Sex and peas in the US paperback... contrasting with Transworld's striking design with peas alone. Anchor books, a new imprint of Transworld, was closed down about a year after the publication. Mendel's Dwarf had been unavailable in Britain ever since, but now Abacus are reissuing it, and just look at that new cover design! Meanwhile the Penguin US edition soldiers on...


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