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Save up to 75 on most wished for Kindle books - counting to Cyber Monday 2016

Save up to 75% on most wished for Kindle books

Today only, in Kindle Daily Deal for November 13, 2016, you can save up to 75% on sixteen most wished-for Kindle ebooks.…

How long did it take to write the world's most famous novels #infographic

How long did it take to write the world’s most famous novels (infographic)

Online inks & toners store Printerinks has released a new bookish infographic. This time, we can take a look at how much…

Goodreads Choice Awards 2016 - cast your vote

Goodreads Choice Awards 2016 – cast your vote!

Goodreads Choice Awards 2016 voting has started. Here’s everything you need to know.

Best book gifts from Amazon Handmade

12 best book gift ideas from Amazon Handmade

Amazon Handmade is an Etsy-like store with unique handcrafted goods. In this list you’ll see the best gifts for book lovers.

3-day deal on Kindle e-readers - November 2016

Last day to save $20 on three Kindle models

Amazon started Countdown to Black Friday 2016 at the beginning of November. One of the most attractive deals features latest Kindle models,…

How the world reads #infographic

How the world reads (infographic)

Contact lenses producer Feel Good has recently released an infographic that puts together most interesting facts about books and reading. How the…

Shakespeare and the supernatural #infographic

Shakespeare and the supernatural (infographic)

The Bard often used magic in his plays. He created supernatural characters to build tension or introduce plot twists. Oxford University Press…

Ebook geek problems #34: Excited when the ebook I wanna read is available on my library’s website.

Ebook geek problems #34

Excited when the ebook I wanna read is available on my library’s website. Shared by Ola Kowalczyk

Literature vs. Traffic in Toronto - picture 7

A street in Toronto covered with 10,000 books (pictures)

Luzinterruptus art group brings their jaw-dropping interactive book installation to Toronto. You’ve probably seen these images already: books shining in the dark,…

25 ways to learn faster - infographic

25 most effective ways to learn faster (infographic)

The new infographic lists tips that will let you learn more effectively. Major advice: don’t rush. When there is so much to…

Audiobooks help raise reading scores #infographic

Audiobooks help raise reading scores (infographic)

There are several ways to encourage children and students to read. Audiobooks are one of the most effective ones. Who doesn’t want…

Greeting cards from Obvious State feature entire short stories from famous authors

Greeting cards feature entire short stories from classic authors (pictures)

Short story greeting cards from Obvious State are a refreshing change from popular postcards that feature one-sentence quotes from books.

Best Etsy shops for book lovers #infographic

12 best Etsy shops for book lovers (infographic)

If you want to find a gift for the book lover in your life, Etsy is one of the best – if…

The most used #HarryPotter spells (chart)

The most used spells in Harry Potter books (chart)

Every Harry Potter fan knows Accio, Expecto Patronum, or Avada Kedavra spells from Harry Potter series. But do you know the rest?…

Book art by Brian Dettmer - Tower 70, 2013

Fascinating book and paper art by Brian Dettmer (pictures)

Explore amazing book carvings, 3D book installations, and book towers created by Brian Dettmer.

Your brain on books #infographic

Your brain on books, or the benefits of reading (infographic)

Reading books gives many benefits. It improves memory, helps brain remain elastic, reduces stress, and increases motivation. The Expert Editor Blog has…

Why audiobooks work in the classroom #infographic

Why audiobooks work in the classroom (infographic)

Not sure about using audiobooks in the classroom? There are some myths you should forget about! Learning Ally, a platfom offering over…

Bookish pins by Andrew Brozyna - Book Nerd

Pins and patches that’ll stylishly express that you love books

Book-loving illustrator and designer Andrew Brozyna offers in his Etsy shop, AJB Design, a collection of little bookish gifts: enamel pins and…

Edgar Allan Poe death scenes - full infographic

Edgar Allan Poe death scenes (infographic)

On this day, October 7, Edgar Allan Poe died in 1849. The virtuoso of short stories and poetry is best known for…

The life and death of favorite poets #infographic

The life and death of over 200 famous poets (infographic)

Social network for poets and poetry lovers, My Poetic Side, has created an infographic that researches the deaths of over 200 poets.…