Did you know there are libraries that lend out ties, kitchen supplies, garden plots and more useful goods? Check out the world’s most unique library collections.
On the subject of libraries, learn what happens to serial offenders in San Jose, California and other U.S. cities who don’t return books.
At Islandport, we’ve brought several great books back into print. That’s why we love this article in the New Yorker about a man who has made a hobby of rescuing forgotten titles.
We fell hard for this chair that doubles as a place to store your books.
Do you dream of having your own custom library at home? This shop in London curates books for libraries all over the world. And for those who want to refresh the look of their books and bookshelves, this Boulder, CO company designs custom book jackets.
Happy April, readers!
[Image: Heywood Hill Book Store, London via Rudolf Abraham Photography]