Tag: Books
public-library-of-cincinnati

Whoa! I had no idea there were actual libraries that existed like this! This beautiful photo is of the former “Old Main” Library of Cincinnati. The building was built in 1874 and unfortunately demolished in 1955. But man, this makes me think of that scene in Beauty and the Beast where Beast shows Belle his […]

Very few songs conjure up such deep memories of my childhood like the Reading Rainbow theme. This must be like the gajillionth time I’ve posted this here, but that doesn’t matter. This theme is the best. But my goodness, what the hell did they do to the theme in the later years?

literary-landmarks-of-LA

The LA Times has an interactive map of notable literary landmarks set in Los Angeles. Check it out here.

With over 42,000 schools participating and over 100 million books donated so far, First Book seems like a really simple and easy way to encourage learning and success in schools that otherwise can’t afford extracurricular reading materials.

Samare from Troshinsky on Vimeo. What a beautiful animation spanning several volumes of books.

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I love this Sunflower Chair designed by He Mu and Zhang Qian from the Shanghai University of Engineering and Science. The chair surrounds the occupant with books in a circular bookshelf pattern, allowing for easy grab and read situaions anytime you desire a seat. LOVE!!