Posts Tagged ‘books’

Open Book Fountain

Lest we forget how a printed book works …


This “Open Book Fountain” is located in a plaza area near Királyi Pálat and Henszlmann Imre streets in Budapest, Hungary.


The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Take a look at this Oscar-winning animated short film: The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

Books have something to say. 

Books want to be be read. 

Are you reading? 

Are you writing your own story for others to discover?

Visit YOUR library (in person or online). 

The books are waiting ….

For more about the film, visit

From Scroll to Screen

 For a look at how the book has evolved from scroll to codex to ebook, check out this article by Lev Grossman (AKA The Mechanic Muse): “From Scroll to Screen” (New York Times Book Review, September 2, 2011). 

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