For my American friends. That was how the New Yorkers of 1976 saw the rest of their country and the world. I wonder if anything has changed by now. Any New Yorkers out there? :)) Note the price, people.
What a charming sci-fi heroine. How do I know it is sci-fi, considering I haven't read the book? I don't know. Doesn't it feel like sci-fi to you? Or is it another genre altogether? Perhaps it is YA.
In any case, the artist did a wonderful job with this cover.