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  • Autumn Starr

    Commissioned by Modern Art Oxford and the Fruitmarket Gallery, Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller created an entire house made out of books. Forget the treehouse, future kids need this!

  • Melynda Green

    book-fort! My idea of the perfect retreat...

  • Eva Rogers

    I made just this, sans roof, under my extra-tall bed. One day, I pretended I had gone to school, instead hiding in my book fort, reading and consuming food hidden there the previous day. Sculpture by Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller

  • Southwest Public Libraries

    Cool photo from eReaderLove.com

  • Melissa Bassani

    An awesome book fort!

  • Nelly Yaboudjian

    A house of books. Uhh...my dream house?!

  • Melissa Allison

    Book House -- Installation by Janet Cardiff & George Bures Miller, Via Found Shit

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