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27 Gifts Every Book Lover Should Ask For This Year

In addition to all the books, of course.

The perfect home for your flask.

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A waterproof book cover.

For bath time, pool time, and ocean time.

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Old Fashioned Library

Index Cards In An Old-Fashioned University Academic Library In Rome, Italy

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The cards are no more!

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This Children’s Book Will Help Kids Fall Asleep! ft. Taryn Southern


There is a new Children’s book that helps kids fall asleep!?! Who Knew? Previous Video: http://bit.ly/1izoa1A Follow Us On SoundCloud: …

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Book Nerd Problems | Booktervention: Converting a Non-Reader


When you couldn’t stand seeing your non-book loving friend miss out any longer, so you and your fellow book nerds decided it was time for an official …

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Disney is using augmented reality to bring coloring books to life – The Verge

A Disney Research team has developed technology that projects coloring book characters in 3D while you’re still working on coloring them. The process was detailed in a new paper called “Live…

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This Book Is Creating A Space For Queer Black Boys In Children’s Literature – Huffington Post

Huffington Post This Book Is Creating A Space For Queer Black Boys In Children’s Literature Huffington Post I read this book to children and they knew, in a way that stunned me actually, that Jeremiah Nebula is the product of dealing with two…

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Library much more than a place to read books – Moultrie Observer

In the movie “Good Will Hunting,” actor Matt Damon, a self-educated street urchin, cuts the legs out from under a Harvard graduate student by telling him that he had dropped $150,000 on getting information that he could have obtained from the…

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Pharrell Asked A Bunch Of Kids Why They Love Reading And It Was Adorable

♫Clap along if you feel like #ReadHAPPY is the truth♫

Filed under “news that will put a *smile* on your face: Pharrell is transforming his hit-single “Happy” into a children’s book of the same name.

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Beyond Walls: Libraries and Incarcerated Youth

Illustration By Edel Rodriguez Read related article: The Book Club at Camp Glenwood, a Minimum-Security Facility for Boys Once a month, librarians from the Boston Public Library system bring books to teens serving sentences in one of eight…

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Long Live Banned Books Week! – Huffington Post

It’s Banned Books Week — but no one even bans books anymore. So what’s the point?

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We need to celebrate and use this time as a deterrent.  

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