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About what I love the most - books.

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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
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“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

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“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
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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
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This Town in Spain is Filled with Bookstores

Travel 2 hours northwest of Madrid and you will find Urueña - a tiny town beside a medieval castle wall in Spain. In 2007, Urueña decided to become a Villa del Libro (a town of books) and joined the International Organization of Book Towns

 

Urueña

Source: http://www.bookstr.com/article/this-town-in-spain-is-filled-with-bookstores/3093?utm_campaign=658564_newsletter_170206&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Book%20Str&dm_i=2P56,E45G,Z2B5Q,1FIPW,1
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“Home isn’t always a place, sweetheart. Home is something that anchors you, comforts you, and is a safe haven for you.”

~ Force of Temptation, written by Suzanne Wright

Source: http://bookreviewdirectory.com/2017/02/01/book-quote-corner-73
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“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://bookreviewdirectory.com/2017/01/29/book-quote-corner-72
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Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks.

~ Dr. Seuss

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10 Reasons People Who Read Books Are Just Better

Bookworms are some of the best people. We love to read, we love to talk about what we read, and we adore writing. We're grammar nerds, bibliophiles, library lovers, bookstore frequenters, and adorers of cozy reading spots. Sometimes, we get a little obsessed over our books, but that's why we're so dedicated. Here are 10 reasons why people who read are a little bit cooler than those who don't.

Source: http://www.bookstr.com/article/10-reasons-people-read-books-are-just-better/3030?utm_campaign=639470_newsletter_170123&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Book%20Str&dm_i=2P56,DPF2,Z2B5Q,1E5GB,1
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“We do not need magic to change the world, we carry all the power we need inside ourselves already: we have the power to imagine better.”

~ J.K. Rowling

Source: http://susandorling.wordpress.com/2017/01/17/quote-of-the-day-130
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Yes, books are dangerous. They should be dangerous; they contain ideas.

~ Pete Hautman
Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/155913743205/yes-books-are-dangerous-they-should-be
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“Poor girls. The world fattens them on the promise of love. How badly they need it, and how little most of them will ever get.”

~ The Girls, written by Emma Cline

Source: http://bookreviewdirectory.com/2017/01/11/book-quote-corner-67
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10 Benefits of Reading: Why You Should Read Every Day

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or the directions on your instant oatmeal packet? If you’re one of countless people who don’t make a habit of reading regularly, you might be missing out: reading has a significant number of benefits, and just a few benefits of reading are listed here.

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“Even a book can be dangerous in the wrong hands, and when that happens, you blame the hands, but you also read the book.”

~ Erika Johansen, The Queen of the Tearling

Source: http://bibliophileanon.tumblr.com/post/155741485557/even-a-book-can-be-dangerous-in-the-wrong-hands
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I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading. How much sooner one tires of anything than of a book!

~ Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

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When we read a story, we inhabit it. The covers of the book are like a roof and four walls. What is to happen next will take place within the four walls of the story. And this is possible because the story’s voice makes everything its own.
~ John Berger
Source: http://booklover.tumblr.com/post/155572982070/when-we-read-a-story-we-inhabit-it-the-covers-of