Sex, figs and aching souls ‘If Sylvia Plath hadn't already killed herself, she probably would’ve if she saw the new cover of her only novel The Bell Jar.’ Crossing the Culture Rachel Helen Smith So wrote one feminist blogger after seeing the Faber redesign, which shows a young woman pouting into a cosmetics compact. The ensuing furore has drawn huge attention to the book. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.