And then her heart changed, or at least she understood it; and the winter passed, and the sun shone upon her. - J. R. R. Tolkien
A well traveled woman
Miss Marple in 'A Caribbean Mystery' by Agatha Christie.
Sometimes you feel alone because of how you prioritize books over everything else. | 31 Confessions Any Book Lover Will Understand
31 Confessions Any Book Lover Will Understand
Raymond Chandler book covers | Theo Inglis
Original pulp novel book cover for author Raymond Chandler’s “Farewell My Lovely”
"The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald The Modern Library (1925) 1st Edition hardcover
Gabsmash: "The Great Gatsby", a first edition found
passport photos of an American novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald and his family, Zelda, and Scottie
...F. Scott Fitzgerald's handwritten manuscript of The Great Gatsby.
Great use of art to provide a unique identity to each book. Thanks to the type & layout, they are still part of a coherent family.
Tender is the Night.
reading by the lake. Marvelous pastime. Now if only we could get rid of all the mosquitoes in the world
You know how the novel opens -- perhaps with a dream, which was Anais Nin's advice to a friend. Or perhaps you're starting with an explosive burst of action or with an immersive interior monologue.... Grammar Nazi, Childhood Memories, Writing Prompts, Writing Stuff, Writers Life, Grammar Mistakes, Clocks Tick, 12 Mistakes, Character Development
The Clock's Ticking: Why Aren't You Writing? #writerwednesday
Why Aren't You Writing?
The Works: Anatomy of a City by Kate Ascher. I just found this in the City Museum of New York and it's my newest favorite book.
1:40 - Boyfriend asks me, I thought you were going to bed. Scrolling through Pinterest quotes and I accidentally click on this one. God answered the question - I read past my bedtime. Bedtime Quotes, Reading Paste Bedtime, I Reading Paste My Bedtime, Reading Book, Rebel Girls Quotes, The Edging, Bookworm Quotes, Literary Quotes, True Stories
I read past my bedtime
F. Scott Fitzgerald reading. “That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” ― Fitzgerald. "You can stroke people with words". — Fitzgerald. Author, Happy Birthday, L'Wren Scott, Jazz Age, Book, F Scott Fitzgerald, Fscottfitzgerald, Writers, People
F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Gatsby turned out all right at the end; it is what preyed on Gatsby, what foul dust floated in the wake of his dreams that temporarily closed out my interest in the abortive sorrows and short-winded elations of men." F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby This Man, The Great Gatsby, Jay Gatsby, Leonadro Dicaprio, Leonardo Dicaprio Gatsby, Life Goals, Leo Dicaprio, Leonardo Di Caprio, Leonardo Dicaprio Smiling
Leo - the Great Gatsby
I just finished a book two days ago and I'm still thinking about it:) Well said Mr. Patterson:)
Post-war prosperity, a booming automobile industry, and increasing suburbanization continued the expansion of bookmobile service. This picture of a Brooklyn library bookmobile doesn’t really capture all of the trends of the time, but look at the kids! Reading, York Public, Brooklyn 1950S, Mobiles Libraries, New York, 1950S Bookmobile, Public Libraries, Travel Libraries, Pictures Book
brooklyn 1950s bookmoble