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 

 ilovecharts:

A Map of the Introvert’s Heart
This week, Gemma outlines The Freelancer Artist’s Food Pyramid.
 justcrisel:

My current read… 

justcrisel:

My current read… 

 bibliofk:
 simena:

Eugen Spiro

simena:

Eugen Spiro

 
I went away in my head, into a book. That was where I went whenever real life was too hard or too inflexible.
— Neil Gaiman, The Ocean at the End of the Lane (via wordsnquotes)
 bittenbybooksblog:

I just finished Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood and it was really intriguing and very thoughtful. The ending totally made me want to start The Year of the Flood right away!

bittenbybooksblog:

I just finished Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood and it was really intriguing and very thoughtful. The ending totally made me want to start The Year of the Flood right away!

Literature is a defense against the attacks of life.
— Cesare Pavese (via thndrstd)
 
 nevver:

“Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.” ― Mary Shelley, Frankenstein   (cover, Maciej Ratajski)

nevver:

“Nothing is so painful to the human mind as a great and sudden change.”
― Mary Shelley, Frankenstein   (cover, Maciej Ratajski)

I am learning how to compromise the wild dream ideals and the necessary realities without such screaming pain.
— Sylvia Plath, The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath, edited by Karen V. Kukil (via litverve)
 

(Source: disneytoonland)

 teachingliteracy:

Biblioteca (by Nana Medeiros)
 teachingliteracy:

lmfaosmh:
Good friends exchange great literature.
What my week has consisted of.

teachingliteracy:

lmfaosmh:

Good friends exchange great literature.

What my week has consisted of.