Trendy titling

Pictured, three books from the library, different authors and publishers, dated 2014-2015. They all display large, messy brush scripts on the cover.
Three titlesSo is this a titling trend? Handmade-looking scripts are in vogue at the moment. See Eccentric Pen-and-ink and Rough Brush. Sometimes a trendy type is irresistible to a graphic designer, but not necessarily the best choice for something like a book, less ephemeral than advertising. As trends come and go so quickly, it may soon appear dated.
By the way, I didn’t find any of them to be a good read.

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Dina Lydia is a graphic artist, photographer, videographer, and costume designer in Seattle, Washington.

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