Books

A collection of 16 posts

I've always like used books

"Second hand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack." -

Tsundoku's opposite

“I always have a certain pile of books that never changes. I have to replace all of them at some point because they’ve gotten completely decrepit. Joan Didion, ‘The White Album.’ Ian

A Word to Remember

Sign me up. https://t.co/kxxqBNH9q9 — Austin Kleon (@austinkleon) December 15, 2017 Iceland has my favorite holiday tradition of all: Jolabokaflod, or the "Christmas Book Flood," where people give

Time to Read

'The purchase of books could be a good idea if one could also buy the time to read them' - Schopenhauer https://t.co/R8U8rzAnJh #blackfriday pic.twitter.com/ew1Rmgh8Kg —

Placing Literature

It's fun to explore the places you read about in books. @placinglit maps those places out: https://t.co/14mfOGVVQL pic.twitter.com/HUHFE0OLRG — Lifehacker (@lifehacker) February 8, 2016 I

Junot Diaz

"To read a book is to be in the slow zone of the human" Acclaimed writer #JunotDiaz on q: http://t.co/q7YuNGALPN pic.twitter.com/Tvrd6Oxzg6 — q (@cbcradioq) April