Lost Books

Sep 09

Lost Books, originally uploaded by Gilderic Photography. Via Flickr: Books are the key of civilization. Books are a light in the darkness. Books are a source of inspiration. Les livres sont la clé de la civilisation. Les livres sont un rempart de lumière contre l’obscurité. Les livres sont une source permanente...

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E-books vs. Real books

Sep 09

I try buy mostly all real, physical books. I do get some e-books but not many. I have been keeping an eye on the court case against Apple and a handful of others who tried to do price-fixing with e-books. They primarily wanted to ensure Amazon did not take over the industry and monopolize. They lost and Amazon now can price their e-books as they like. You can read...

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Books AND Cookies?

Aug 15

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National Book Lovers Day?

Aug 10

I am ALL for celebrating books and people who love them. I am all for promoting books and reading. I am even OK with making up holidays to do all of the aforementioned. However, I cannot willfully pretend like doing so makes it legitmate. I have seen many a post claiming August 9th as National Book Lovers Day. But, after doing exhaustive research, I have not found...

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Book Nerd T-Shirt

Aug 09

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Clever Sign

Aug 08

Vancouver, B.C., originally uploaded by Literary Tourist. Now THIS is a place I would like to visit and eat at regularly. Yes,...

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My kind of tree

Aug 07

Thank you grandpa, originally uploaded by Leen…. Another lovely illustration by Aileene Posada. What a gift she has. Thank you, Aileen’s grandpa for giving her a love for books and thank you Aileen for giving the world this lovely art!...

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