Buying books is immensely comforting. Maybe I won’t read them immediately, but...– vagabond (via loveyourchaos)
It's a beautiful day outside, your friends are...
frankgarrett: thegirlandherbooks: I have been known to read at the dinner table, with parents, friends, and even significant others watching in mixtures of embarrassment, annoyance, and horror.
Of course I had read that eventually you wind up losing track of time in prison....– The Stranger, Albert Camus (via dayruiningrobot)
Next month, Avid Bookshop will achieve genuine bricks and mortar status at 493...– Janet Geddis opens Avid Bookshop in Athens, GA. I have a long post I’m thinking of (Really long, actually. In the old days, we’d have called it an essay), but the shorter version is this: There’s a dominant narrative that the traditional publishing industry is screwed, that physical books are going...
Even before I was born my mom would read me...
A bookstore is a mirror or telescope through which one can see the world...– Jorma Juhani Kaimio, a Finnish researcher and teacher at the University of classical philology department, until moving to University bookstore management. (via tatteredcover)