April 27, 2014
"Reading is primarily a symptom. Of a healthy imagination, of our interest in this and other worlds, of our ability to be still and quiet, of our ability to dream during daylight."

— Carmen Callil (among MANY others), Stop What You’re Doing and Read This (via quoted-books)

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February 19, 2014
elevatedweirdoempire:

1970s Vintage Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Set

elevatedweirdoempire:

1970s Vintage Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Set

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November 28, 2013
Reading "Corduroy" to a four-year-old today
Me (reading): "This must be a palace! I guess I've always wanted to live in a palace."
Me: Do you think it's REALLY a palace?
Four-year-old (excitedly): No, it's Ikea!
November 27, 2013
"She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn’t supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something."

Eleanor & Park, Rainbow Rowell (via saltwatercures)

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November 26, 2013

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November 25, 2013

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November 24, 2013

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November 23, 2013

justkeepreadingreadingreading:

Do you ever just sit in front of your books and just

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November 22, 2013
ebookfriendly:

This predecessor of the #Kindle, Ramelli’s Book Wheel from 1588, stored 12 books http://ebks.to/17ivQyE

ebookfriendly:

This predecessor of the #Kindle, Ramelli’s Book Wheel from 1588, stored 12 books http://ebks.to/17ivQyE

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November 21, 2013

djevojka:

Alice in Wonderland by Júlia Sardà

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