I would stack my books right on the floor too if I lived alone! I love being surrounded by my books. Here's hoping they never disappear under the weight of technology. Nothing like the smell of the paper as you turn the page...
"Gads of books! Mountains of books! Forests of books! Cascades… …of books! Swamps of books! More books than you’ll ever be able to read in a lifetime! Books on every subject ever studied, by every author who ever set pen to paper…" Gawd, it would be heaven to have been offered something like that by Lumiere and Cogsworth.
The Perfectly Imperfect Home: How To Decorate And Live Well-Sits on my coffee table. Quite possibly the prettiest book I've ever read