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


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

Wrong. So Wrong.

March 11, 2018

Backward-facing books

We agree with John Warner, aka the Chicago Tribune’s “Biblioracle,” that there is only one wrong way to organize your books. And this is it.

Found at The BookCase Project via Facebook

Can Parents Teach Their Kids to Love Reading Books?

March 11, 2018

Mother Reading to Child by Mary-Cassatt

According to this lovely account posted earlier this year to Literary Hub, it definitely happens.

Found via Facebook; the image is from a painting by Mary Cassatt


Dept. of Nifty Bookends

March 11, 2018

Nifty bookend

Found at The Bookcase Project via Facebook