Archive for 'books'

“Books are people”

I’m itching to change the “his” to something more inclusive, but other than that I really like this quote!

Graphic: "Books are people"

What about you?

 

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“I just love the smell of old books”

A compelling argument for the print format. :)

Comic: "I just love the smell of old books"

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“My new novel . . .”

” . . . is available in the following formats . . .”

Comic by Tom Gauld: "My new novel is available in the following formats"

I’d love to see The Redemption of Philip Thane as a holographic information crystal, wouldn’t you? ;)

 

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“Ever realized how surreal reading a book is?”

Reading IS magic!

Graphic: "Ever realized how surreal reading a book is?"

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“The problem with reading a good book . . .”

Truth!

Graphic: "The problem with reading a good book"

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“It takes a library to raise a child”

My childhood in a nutshell.

Illustration: "It takes a library to raise a child"

The artists who created this glorious illustration are Trindles & Read. More about them here.

 

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“Some bibliotypes”

I am NOT a bibliophobe, a biblioklept, a biblioriptos, or (shudder) a biblioclast . . .

Graphic: "Some bibliotypes"

via @retroculturati on Twitter

. . . although I AM a bibliophile and, I hope, a bibliosopher. :)

 

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HURRAY

How we authors feel when a manuscript is DONE and off to the copyeditor . . .

Graphic: HURRAY, shared via LisaBerne.com

. . . In my case, The Redemption of Philip Thane. :)

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Bookwheel!

For those of us who like to read more than one book at a time!

Image: Bookwheel, shared via LisaBerne.com

Via @HaggardHawks on Twitter: “Invented by the Italian engineer Agostino Ramelli in 1588, a bookwheel is a rotating library.”

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“Whoa . . . Why are you glowing?”

Who else can relate to this?

Comic: "Whoa ... Why are you glowing," shared via LisaBerne.com

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