Archive for 'reading'

“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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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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VIP newsletter alert!

I’ve got a newsletter going out on Tuesday, and it’s an especially juicy one!

Image: VIP Reader via LisaBerne.com

  • Some super-cool news, exclusive to my newsletter peeps FIRST
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  • Some fun tidbits about my next book
  • Excerpt updates!

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“When you reach a conflict in a book…”

Yes!

Graphic: "When you reach a conflict in a book," shared via LisaBerne.com

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“Bookish problem #111”

In a perfect world . . .

Comic: "Really wishing that reading books burned as many calories as exercising," shared via LisaBerne.com

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“What an astonishing thing a book is”

The wonderful Mary Balogh shared this, and I had to, too!

Graphic: "What an astonishing thing a book is," shared via LisaBerne.com

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“I’m finding it hard to let go”

A feeling with which all ardent bookworms are familiar.

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