Article: Blind Date with a Book


The link below is to an article reporting on how Elizabeth’s Bookshops in Australia are using a novel idea to help it sell books – blind dates with books.

For more visit:
http://www.lifehacker.com.au/2013/05/go-on-a-blind-date-with-a-book/

Article: Library in a Tree


The link below is to an article that takes a look at an interesting idea – a library in a tree.

For more visit:
http://bookriot.com/2013/05/22/the-library-that-lives-in-a-tree/

Article: Future of Bookstores


The link below is to an article that looks at the battle to save bookstores. It includes the idea that ebook sales are diminishing and have reached their peak, which I think is little more than fiction (pun intended).

For more visit:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/penny-c-sansevieri/bookstores_b_2975644.html

Article: Bricks into Books


The link below is to an article reporting on another book art idea – of sorts. The idea is to turn bricks into what appears like old books. Why not just buy some old books? Perhaps a cheaper idea?

For more visit:
http://designtaxi.com/news/352119/Artist-Transforms-Old-Bricks-Into-Classic-Books/

Website: Appear in a Novel


The link below is to a site that allows you to appear in a book. Intrigued? Have a look – could be a good gift idea for family and/or friends.

For more visit:
http://www.ustarnovels.com/personalised-classic-novels/

Article: Claude the Cookbook Companion


The following link is to an article on ‘Claude the Cookbook Companion.’ This item will hold open your cookbook while you make the recipe. A reasonable gift idea for the cook/chef I guess.

For more, visit:
http://www.neatorama.com/2012/03/31/claude-the-cookbook-companion/

Article: Chainsaw Attack Bookends


The link below is to an article on another idea for your own library – Chainsaw Attack Bookends. Hmmm, not for me – but for you?

For more, visit:
http://www.neatorama.com/2012/03/29/perfect-bookends-for-your-collection-of-anger-management-self-help-books/

Article: Bookshelf Idea


Pipe Bookshelves

The article below is to yet another idea for a bookshelf. Again, this isn’t one that I would use, but perhaps a reader may.

For more visit:
http://freshome.com/2011/08/11/decorative-industrial-pipe-shelving-from-dirty-bills/