2016 has been a killer year when it comes down to literature and its stunning cover art. Sure, you should never judge a book by its cover--but who can resist the pull of such beautiful things?

The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGee is one of many devestatingly gorgeous books released this year. Praised as the perfect read for fans of Gossip Girl, the story takes place in a very different New York City. But the more things change, the more they stay the same.

I have yet to read Wink Poppy Midnight--but look at this little guy! Are you drooling yet?