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Jun 23 '14

daysfalllikeleaves:

'Now was her opportunity' book sculpture by Justin Rowe.

www.daysfalllikeleaves.com

Jun 20 '14

in-sanities:

The most difficult question to answer is “what is your favorite book” because books are all different and are simply incomparable.

(Source: diorheaven)

Jun 14 '14
faeryhearts:

Well, you know, old stories are rather like old friends. Every so often, you have to drop in on them again. Just to see how they’re doing.— Masques, Beauty & The Beast [1987], by George R. R. Martin.Artwork by Natasha Tabatchikova.

faeryhearts:

Well, you know, old stories are rather like old friends. Every so often, you have to drop in on them again. Just to see how they’re doing.
— Masques, Beauty & The Beast [1987], by George R. R. Martin.

Artwork by Natasha Tabatchikova.

Jun 13 '14
Jun 12 '14
Jun 12 '14

On Amazon, as a Small Fish

brookemundell:

There were a couple of poignant articles recently in Harper’s and the New Yorker about Amazon, and the rise of Jeff Bezos from a mere book-assassin to all-round Monopoly Guy of Everything. It was really frightening, for a couple of reasons, and especially when coupled with this Radiolab about working conditions within Amazon storage facilities (hint: it involves the logic of “having ambulances parked outside is more cost efficient than proper ventilation”). As someone with little knowledge of economics/business (yeah, so my thesis was on french feminist linguistic movements), I can only comment on what it’s like to have to be roped in with these guys.

Book stores are dying. It’s true, and we’re killing them, just like we are killing our planet: with all the best intentions, or with simple ignorance. The people that come in to our store feel reverent, because we are one of the last of our kind. The reverence isn’t enough to pay the bills. So, we sell online.

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Jun 10 '14
Amazing book arts by Long-Bin Chen!

Amazing book arts by Long-Bin Chen!

May 28 '14
May 27 '14
bookpatrol:

Ode To My Books

bookpatrol:

Ode To My Books

May 18 '14
bravenewgurl:

"The Fountainhead"

bravenewgurl:

"The Fountainhead"

(Source: bravenewbutt)