Posts tagged read

abookblog:

Choose carefully…

Pick your adventure …

abookblog:

Choose carefully…

Pick your adventure …

And a really good bookstore.

And a really good bookstore.

slightlyignorant:

Fairytale by Harriet Chrystal Edlund on Flickr.

Books are magic.

slightlyignorant:

Fairytale by Harriet Chrystal Edlund on Flickr.

Books are magic.

I dealt with whatever was bothering me through reading. You could not find me without a book.
Al Pacino (via ejmellowbookends)
readthebloodybook:

Bloody Book Photo Challenge - October. 
2. Books about books
The Shadow of the Wind, Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore, The Book Thief, Fahrenheit 451, and The Thirteenth Tale. 

readthebloodybook:

Bloody Book Photo Challenge - October. 

2. Books about books

The Shadow of the Wind, Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore, The Book Thief, Fahrenheit 451, and The Thirteenth Tale. 

Good books are like that.

Good books are like that.

She was brilliant and joyous and she believed- probably correctly- that libraries contain the answers to all things, to everything, and that if you can’t find the information you seek in the library, then such information probably doesn’t exist in this or any parallel universe now or ever to be known. She was thoughtful and kind and she always believed the best of everybody. She was, above all else, a master librarian and she knew where to find any book on any subject in the shortest possible time.

And she was wonderfully unhinged.

Gary Paulsen; Mudshark
A library is a place where you learn what teachers were afraid to teach you.
Alan M. Dershowitz
papertownbooks:

My small haul from Paper Town Books arrived, thanks! Because you can never have too much Howard…or “Fritz”.
[We appreciate the business! And there’s plenty more where that came from, just check our website!]

Support Independent bookstores!

papertownbooks:

My small haul from Paper Town Books arrived, thanks! Because you can never have too much Howard…or “Fritz”.

[We appreciate the business! And there’s plenty more where that came from, just check our website!]

Support Independent bookstores!

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Always.

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