Bookish Graphic du Jour

March 27, 2018

Book features graphic

Latest installment in the propaganda war between actual vs. virtual books. Courtesy Reading Books Facebook page.

Found at Atlanta librarian Tom Budlong’s Facebook page

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Dept. of Nifty Bookends

March 27, 2018

Industrial vise bookends

Re-Scape.com recently posted to Facebook photos of eight unusual ideas for using tools as bookends.


Grave Sites of Some Famous Writers

March 27, 2018

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Is there a booklover out there who hasn’t visited the grave of at least one favorite writer? Because I’m guessing there are more than a few booklovers out there who have visited a lot more than one of these graves.

In any case, these photos and stories posted by LitHub are fascinating. And there are 75 of them!

Found via LitHub’s Facebook page


Bookish Graphic du Jour

March 13, 2018

Graphic of reading will cure ignorance

Found at librarian Karen Harris’s Facebook page; she found it at Contemplative Monk


Famous Writers Who Died in 2017

March 11, 2018

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We’re pathetically late in re-posting from Literary Hub its list of authors and editors who died last year, but this oversight is hereby (if belatedly) corrected.

Found at Literary Hub’s Facebook page


Bookish Graphic du Jour

March 11, 2018

Bookish graphic du jour March 11 2018

Found at Bookstr via Facebook


The Ultimate Gift for Your Favorite Booklover?

March 11, 2018

Book light

This may be the affordable, portable book gadget we’ve all been waiting for.

And it costs less than $60!

Surely, O Friend of a Booklover, you can afford to splurge and buy this for your best book-loving friend?

Found via Bookstr’s Facebook page