Bookloving author and publisher

Bookloving author and publisher

About what I love the most - books.

Quote
You know, it's a funny thing about writers. Most people don't stop to think of books being written by people much like themselves. They think that writers are all dead long ago. They don't expect to meet them in the street or out shopping. They know their stories but not their names and certainly not their faces. And most writers like it that way.
 
Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/158909009658/you-know-its-a-funny-thing-about-writers-most
URL
Why Our Future Depends on Books

We must keep books relevant and accessible, or our future may suffer.

A major reason, of course, lies in future generations. Not only for literacy but because books are able to show children different worlds and educate them on things they would never have dreamed of.

Source: http://www.bookstr.com/article/neil-gaiman-discusses-why-our-future-depends-on-books/3345?trr_article_source=post-ribbon-module&utm_campaign=705566_newsletter_172203&utm_medium=email&utm_source=The%20Reading%20Room%20&dm_i=2P56,F4F2,Z2B5Q,
Quote
“There’s nothing wrong with being different.”

~ Red Queen, by Victoria Aveyard

Quote
“Life is an awful, ugly place to not have a best friend.”

~ Someone Like You, by Sarah Dessen

Source: http://www.bookstr.com/article/18-times-ya-lit-captured-our-feelings-exactly/3347?utm_campaign=705566_newsletter_172203&utm_medium=email&utm_source=The%20Reading%20Room%20&dm_i=2P56,F4F2,Z2B5Q,1JXAI,1
Quote
“I have spent most of my life preferring books to people,’ Irene said sharply. ‘Just because I like a few specific people doesn’t change anything.”

~The Burning Page, written by Genevieve Cogman

Source: http://ryanlanz.com/2017/03/19/book-quote-corner-49
URL
My Book Is My Friend

Very true! Check it out here.

 

Sorry, I couldn't find a way to link directly to the image. It's cute, but I wish I could have enlarged it. 

Source: http://jeyranmain.com/2017/03/my-book-is-my-friend
Quote
“Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won. It exists.. it is real.. it is possible.. it’s yours.”

~ Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Source: http://susandorling.wordpress.com/2017/03/04/quote-of-the-day-134
Quote
“It is clear that the books owned the shop rather than the other way about. Everywhere they had run wild and taken possession of their habitat, breeding and multiplying, and clearly lacking any strong hand to keep them down.”

~ Agatha Christie, The Clocks

Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/157787078708/shakenbytempests-it-is-clear-that-the-books
Quote
Books. Cats. Life is good.

~ T.S. Eliot

Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/157703161482/books-cats-life-is-good
Quote
“Read a ton, write a ton. That’s how you’ll get it done.”

~ Stephanie Kuehnert

Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/157288098936/relatablepoetryandquotes-read-a-ton-write-a
Quote
And books, they offer one hope that a whole universe might open up from between the covers, and falling into that universe, one is saved.

~ Anne Rice, Blackwood Farm

Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/157284415816/and-books-they-offer-one-hope-that-a-whole
Quote
“A library is like an island in a vast sea of ignorance.”

~ Justice Strauss in A Series of Unfortunate Events

Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/157248083135/a-library-is-like-an-island-in-a-vast-sea-of
URL
Around the World in 8 Book Cafés

If you’re a lover of books, a self-proclaimed bibliophile, then you know how amazing it is when you can find that cozy spot that draws you in, makes you comfortable, and leaves you to your own devices (aka reading). Book cafés and readers are a match made in heaven, where there are books and coffee (or tea) there will be a devoted reader. Today we’re looking at some beautiful book cafés from around the globe.

 

Also, check out the comment below the article. There's another spectacular book store/book cafe. 

 

They all look wonderful. I only wish there was one close to where I live. 

Source: http://www.bookstr.com/article/around-the-world-in-8-book-cafs/3132?utm_campaign=665990_newsletter_170213&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Book%20Str&dm_i=2P56,E9VQ,Z2B5Q,1G7QQ,1
Quote
“When the whole world is running towards a cliff, he who is running in the opposite direction appears to have lost his mind.”

~ C. S. Lewis

Source: http://veganzeus.tumblr.com/post/157187055116/this-quote-right-now-when-the-whole-world
Quote
“Books speak to us thoughtfully, one at a time. They demand our attention. And they demand that we briefly put aside our own beliefs and prejudices and listen to someone else’s. There’s one questions I think we should ask one another a lot more often, and that’s “what are you reading?”

~ Books for Living, written by Will Schwalbe

Source: http://ryanlanz.com/2017/02/12/book-quote-corner-44
Quote
Reading is as close as we will get to time traveling.
Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/157040662512/reading-is-as-close-as-we-will-get-to-time