Not that I plan on replacing Aidan as the go-to blogger for cover art posts, but this cover really stands out. At least to me. Brian McClellan's Powder Mage Trilogy hasn't even officially launched yet (the first book Promise of Blood publishes in about a month, but the fine folks at Orbit have already released the cover image of the second installment, The Crimson Campaign:
Whereas Tom Skerritt seemed to be on the first cover, this guy (who I suspect is the same character, looks more like James Brolin. Regardless, Orbit clearly has big things planned for Brian and this series. I've got the first installment on my Kindle and I'll be interviewing Brian, too.