Got a pile of proof stuff today, including: a few pages of the book offset printed as the final run will be printed (the color is really really excellent; sharper and with better coverage than the previous edition), and a proof of the board/cloth that the hardcovers will have. Here's some pictures of that; imagine there's a book inside them, and an image of Rice Boy on the front cover:
The spine text and front image will be arranged on the cover like so:
Also the Portrait mini-posters have come in and look handsome; apologies for not getting those out directly. More on that shortly.