bookshelf by the bed via inspiration for decoration

Bookshelf by the bed that keeps your place. DIY, too! Bookshelf by the bed that keeps your place. DIY, too!

Still get in trouble for this

I was definitely the kid that got in trouble reading past my bedtime. Not that I got "in trouble" but I often read after my bedtime for sure. Remembering reading with a flashlight in our trailer house.

The Long Room in the Trinity Library--Dublin, Ireland.

Trinity College Library (the 'Long Room'), Dublin. There has been a library at the College ever since it was founded (in but the Long Room was not begun until Completed in it is the largest library in Ireland, containing books.

love reading

Love that feeling. The only thing better, is the excitement and anticipation that I feel when I have TWO really good books to read and I can't decide which one to choose. Yes, I'm a nerd. I've been told.


Cozy book nook

Funny pictures about A reading nook in your room. Oh, and cool pics about A reading nook in your room. Also, A reading nook in your room.

I want to make one... I need to make one.

Drew Bedside Table

We're still wondering about bed-side tables for the master--might use larger shelves than this, but these would be lovely in the guest room!

Harry Potter

I couldn't read before Harry Potter and ever since I have been a voracious reader. It really was my gateway drug to the biggest addiction of my life thus far.

Absolutely agree!!

Harper Lee: "The book to read is not the one that thinks for you, but the one which makes you think." I love Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird

50 Best Children's Books

50 Best Children's Books, printable list and book plates. I'm pleased to say most of these were a regular part of my life growing up.

Maybe that's why I'm always at the library...

Libraries will get you through times of no money better than money will get you through times of no libraries. This is the TRUTH people! Support your public libraries!

love. richard scarry.

poetsorg: my sons are bonkers for BUSYTOWN (and oh how I loved the Richard Scarry books when I was little). (posted by aimee.

read it first

I find it impossible for a movie to spoil the book. The book is better. If you read the book first the movie will ALWAYS be terrible. Read it don't let the book spoil the movie. (book and movie lover

There should be stairs into all libraries near the children's area.

I want to do this for my kids to make reading exciting - for every stair, we'll read the book. Staircase to Knowledge by sungazing: Stairway to the reading room at The Magic House, St. Louis Children's Museum in Kirkwood, MO

Read your books.

ABC bookcase All the great ideas are simple and this motto is so true when you look at the "Read Your Book Case", designed by Eva Alessandrini and Roberto Saporiti, for the italian furniture design firm Saporiti.