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Buy the book? - Monocle Magazine

In Japan, a second library is set to open that is funded by private bookseller Tsutaya. Is this evidence of turning over a new leaf or should we throw the book at the commercialisation of a public service? 586 more words

Drunken Library

"Used Books and Guns" -- 1967

Just your typical Texas bookshop….

by Paula Bosse

In honor of my father’s birthday, I give you this great illustration by M. Sasek from his book… 236 more words

Historic Dallas

Book H(e)avens

Last week I made a pilgrimage to The Book Barn in Niantic, CT.


The Book Barn is magical. The main site is comprised of several barns and sheds packed with hundreds and hundreds of used books. 476 more words

Fantastic Lego Libraries and Bookstores!

We didn’t have Legos when I was a child; we had Brand X blocks, which were not nearly as much fun. I never thought about trying to build something out of Legos. 126 more words


London Lessons and Reflections.

Today I got a little nostalgic. Or in other words, I realized that this week marks a year since my journey to London and Paris! I’ve decided I want to go back sooner rather than later. 588 more words

The Perks Of Gail Blog

More Singing and Dancing in the Stacks


Today’s magical musical shelfie moment comes from the talented folks at The Book Man, with locations in Abbotsford & Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada. I’ve seen several parodies of All About That Bass by Megan Trainor, but this snappy version of All About Them Books (No Kindle) is one of the cutest. 37 more words