strandbooks:

When all else fails, lose the shelves.

picadorbookroom:

In case you didn’t know.

picadorbookroom:

In case you didn’t know.

Hotels Add Libraries as Amenity to Keep Guests Inside

strandbooks:

(In which the Strand gets a call-out.)

strandbooks:

Grab a seat where you can.

(Source: philatawgraphy)

strandbooks:

Yes.

theparisreview:

As the Northeast is battered by “Winter Storm Hercules”—a nor’easter all but destined to enter Wikipedia’s list of notable nor’easters—one public library has provided succor, sort of. In Hopkinton, Massachusetts, a redditor came across this sign; to its great credit, it suggests neither burning books, nor reading erotica aloud, nor any other heat-generating gimmickry. Rather, it stands as a stark, charmingly blunt reminder that though literature may warm the soul, it will never warm the body.

stacks - literary hunting ground - requiring no equipment or special clothing…good in any weather.

(Source: goodlooksamerica)

Props to Blue Willow bookstore in Houston for this display.

books aren’t all found the same way