Thoughtful Thursday: Rename this horrible cover

The Underpeople Cordwainer SmithTime for another “Rename This Horrible Cover” contest!

The Underpeople, by Cordwainer Smith, was published in 1964 and makes up half of the novel Norstrilia. The cover is…. striking…

Can you suggest a better name for a book with this cover? 

The creator of the title we like best wins a book from our stacks

Got a suggestion for a horrible cover that needs renaming? Please send it to Kat.

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  1. Kind of obvious, but: “The No-Unders People”

  2. Sethia /

    Consequences of living in a male driven time line.

  3. The Underpants?

  4. Adam Greitzer /

    The Bluebrained Bootybots

  5. SandyG /

    A Beginners Guide to Alien Art

  6. “I thought I was meeting Bartz, not Butz”!

    (This is a reference to the “Final Fantasy” franchise.)

  7. Della /

    Urinals, Urinals Everywhere but Not a Drop to Drink

  8. Noneofyourbusiness /

    And Then He Went to Jail

  9. You Will Find Your Way (No Butts About It)

  10. The Distinguished Professor /

    “Don’t Look Behind You”

  11. John Smith /


  12. Sandy Ferber /

    “I, Robutt.”

  13. Lady Morar /

    “No, Just No”

  14. Our panel of judges has selected Adam Greitzer.

    Adam ,if you live in the USA, you win a book of your choice from our stacks.
    Please contact me (Marion) with your choice and a US address. Happy reading!

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