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"I’m not used to being loved. I wouldn’t know what to do."
— F. Scott Fitzgerald, More Than Just A House (via canhappenlove)
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by ctophermac:
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The next in my series of posters celebrating Banned Books Week for Strand Book Store, inspired by soviet propaganda lithographs.

by ctophermac:

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The next in my series of posters celebrating Banned Books Week for Strand Book Store, inspired by soviet propaganda lithographs.

via bookporn · originally by ctophermac

by ctophermac:
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I’m thrilled to share a series of posters I illustrated for Strand Book Store in New York celebrating Banned Books Week (Sept. 22nd-28th)! I’ll be posting one of these illustrations every day this week just to remind you that banned books are the best books.
Thanks to art director Lisa Jee!

by ctophermac:

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I’m thrilled to share a series of posters I illustrated for Strand Book Store in New York celebrating Banned Books Week (Sept. 22nd-28th)! I’ll be posting one of these illustrations every day this week just to remind you that banned books are the best books.

Thanks to art director Lisa Jee!

via bookporn · originally by ctophermac
READ by Jazzberry Blue
READ by Jazzberry Blue
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fer1972:
Murder He Wrote: How People died in Edgar Allan Poe Stories by Jamie Lenman, Adam Frost and Jim Kynvin 

fer1972:

Murder He Wrote: How People died in Edgar Allan Poe Stories by Jamie Lenman, Adam Frost and Jim Kynvin 

via bookporn · originally by theguardian.com

rickonnstark:

MAN i love anything and everything gothic americana like think about southwestern gothic with flickering motel lights and thieves and snakes hiding in sunset deserts, but also new england gothic with deep dark woods and bodies sunk into the bottom of freezing lakes, and a

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  • Parent to child at the library: Shhh...remember what we said about being loud in the library?
  • Child: We'll wake up the books.
  • Parent: That's right.
via universepepperland · originally by u2bibliophile

The Bibliobarn’s Bibliobargains! by Jim Yeksitra 

The Bibliobarn’s Bibliobargains! by Jim Yeksitra 

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kastiakbc:

princehal9000:

winstons-and-enochs:

the guardian imagines what historical figures might look like today. my personal favourite is shakespeare, reincarnated as a shoreditch hipster.

but can you imagine how’d he’d sound a loft party? 
"I’m going to subvert the whole, like, narrative ideal by telling you upfront that these two, like, teenagers are going to fall in love and die, and then do it. So there’s no more hiding in the words. Stark, yeah? And then, I think I’ll hide a sonnet in their big scene together, right? It’ll be subversive, because only, you know, people who are up on sonnets will get it…..what? No, she’s thirteen—a little edgy but that’s art, man. Art.”

i am loving hipster shakespeare A++

kastiakbc:

princehal9000:

winstons-and-enochs:

the guardian imagines what historical figures might look like today. my personal favourite is shakespeare, reincarnated as a shoreditch hipster.

but can you imagine how’d he’d sound a loft party? 

"I’m going to subvert the whole, like, narrative ideal by telling you upfront that these two, like, teenagers are going to fall in love and die, and then do it. So there’s no more hiding in the words. Stark, yeah? And then, I think I’ll hide a sonnet in their big scene together, right? It’ll be subversive, because only, you know, people who are up on sonnets will get it…..what? No, she’s thirteen—a little edgy but that’s art, man. Art.”

i am loving hipster shakespeare
A++

via memorieslikeleaves · originally by sarahseeandersen