Bookshelf Etiquette - The New York TimesAs someone whose identity, professional and otherwise, is bound up with books, I admit to having a somewhat conflicted relationship with the physical reality of the things themselves. Some debating points:. Rather, the books on your shelves are there to convey the type of person you would like to be. If they pass the audition, then I buy them for my bookshelf. So readers, what think?
THE READ YOUR BOOKSHELF CHALLENGE
Various bookshelves with unique design inspired by inspiration
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Other editions. Enlarge cover. Error rating book.
REORGANIZING MY BOOKSHELVES (again) - Reading Vlog: March 19-25
Later, as volumes accumulated in religious houses and palaces, books found a new home in cupboards. We need this. Designer: Farsen Schollhammer. Find yourself constantly trying to squeeze one last book in your crowded bookcase? Designer: Reinier de Jong.
My bookshelves resigned : Uh-huh. The library rolls eyes : Keep telling yourself that. Me: Oh. I guess I do have seven library books checked out right now and 13 on hold. When a fellow Rioter recently wrote about this very problem , it got me thinking: what if I treated my own bookshelves more like the library? Could I trick myself into reading more of my own books?