the lit i love
mudwerks:

(via [Children’s Illustrated]. Syd Hoff. Julius [and:] Chester. New | Lot #94100 | Heritage Auctions)

Syd Hoff. Julius. New York: Harper & Row, [1959]. Early printings. Octavos. Original pictorial bindings…

mudwerks:

(via [Children’s Illustrated]. Syd Hoff. Julius [and:] Chester. New | Lot #94100 | Heritage Auctions)

Syd Hoff. Julius. New York: Harper & Row, [1959]. Early printings. Octavos. Original pictorial bindings…

libraryjournal:

Looking forward to reading this library noir!

libraryjournal:

Looking forward to reading this library noir!

onestarbookreview:

“Aquariuses like Mr. Dickens are supposed to be humanitarians. Most Aquarians that I have known do tend to act much like Mr. Dickens, and try to BEAT YOU TO DEATH WITH HOW GODDAMNED HUMANITARIAN THEY ARE. Seriously.”

onestarbookreview:

Aquariuses like Mr. Dickens are supposed to be humanitarians. Most Aquarians that I have known do tend to act much like Mr. Dickens, and try to BEAT YOU TO DEATH WITH HOW GODDAMNED HUMANITARIAN THEY ARE. Seriously.

"I’ve thought up an ending for my book."

kidslovetoreadtoo:

So true!

bookpatrol:

Have Book Will Travel

Patrick Girouard was assigned the task of creating the visuals for the 2013 Illinois Library Association’s iREAD® Summer reading project. The theme was “Have Book Will Travel” and here is his journey around the world. 

What a trip!

Girouard’s blog post on the project 

They starred in the movie…

Please don’t expect me to always be good and kind and loving. There are times when I will be cold and thoughtless and hard to understand.
Sylvia Plath 
tastefullyoffensive:

[chapmangamo]
I had found my religion: nothing seemed more important to me than a book. I saw the library as a temple.
Jean-Paul Sartre (via willowforever)
nugat:

Follow. This. Tumblr. 
#EnglishMA #NerdsComeOn

nugat:

Follow. This. Tumblr. 

#EnglishMA #NerdsComeOn

tyleroakley:

all you could ever need in a book

tyleroakley:

all you could ever need in a book

stannisbaratheon:

@WorstMuse is a relic of the human race