Anyone who knows me knows me that I’m a bit of a bibliophile. My bookshelves are overflowing. I have piles of books on my bedside table. My dream house has to have a library. The amount of money I’ve spent on Bookdepository.com could have built said dream house.
There is something about printed books that can ignite that desire to read. The tactile experience of shutting a book when you’re finished (and occasionally sighing at this point) helps to finalise the reading experience. That smell, when the sunlight hits your books, is not something that can be replicated. [Read more…]