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Kindle Daily Deal, November 19, 2017 - top celebrity picks are $2.99 each

Today only, twelve celebrity picks are $2.99 each for Kindle

Ten years ago, on November 19, 2017, the first Kindle was launched, and Kindle Store opened with 88,000 Kindle ebooks. See also:…

5 ways reading is good for your health #infographic

Reading books – benefits for children and adults (infographic)

Some topics should be kept repeating as many times as possible. One of them is why reading is good for your brain…

How libraries are using social media #infographic

How libraries are using social media (infographic)

If you are a person responsible in your library for social media, you will find this infographic helpful. Librarians are incredibly open…

Ebook geek problems No. 47 - Print books are more beautiful. Digital books are more functional. Love them both.

Ebook geek problems #47

Print books are more beautiful. Digital books are more functional. Love them both.

Children's book characters in court #infographic

16 children’s books characters in court (infographic)

Lovereading.co.uk, a platform with book reviews and recommendations, has revealed a new infographic that answers a question what would happen if some…

What type of learner are you #infographic

What type of learner are you? (flowchart)

A new flowchart will let you quickly find out which of the five types of learners you are. Everyone has a unique…

Most interesting things about adult coloring books #infographic

7 benefits of adult coloring books that will surprise you (infographic)

Did you know a famous Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Carl Gustav Jung was the first to recommend his patients adult coloring? See…

How to rescue a book that has been water damaged - video thumb

How to dry a book that has been water damaged (video)

Good folks from Syracuse University Libraries have prepared a short and easy video guide showing you how to rescue a paper book…

Exciting things to do at the library #infographic

Exciting things to do at the library (infographic)

Here is another great infographic from Marjorie Mews Public Library. This simple visual shows how exciting a visit to a library can…

How reading can make you a superhero #infographic

How reading books can make you a superhero (infographic)

Books are a blessing for the brain and body. We shared many infographics already that take a closer look at all the…

John Green 26 facts about libraries - video thumb

John Green shares 26 exciting facts about libraries (video)

In Episode 518 of The List Show by Mental Floss, famous author John Green shares some less known facts about one of…

The literary lakes #infographic

The literary lakes (infographic)

England’s beautiful Lake District is not only about beautiful scenery. Craig Manor Hotel has just released an infographic that includes famous writers…

The biggest books for fall 2017 by Barnes & Noble

Barnes & Noble announces the biggest books for fall 2017

This autumn is full of exciting new book releases. Barnes and Noble has put them together in a special list of the biggest books for fall 2017.

Why books are banned #infographic

Why books are banned (infographic)

To celebrate the freedom to read, designer and illustrator Anna Weddle has created a single-minded infographic that lists the most common reasons…

How a word gets into a dictionary #infographic

How a word gets into the dictionary (infographic)

Have you ever wondered why certain words get into the dictionary and others don’t? See also: Merriam-Webster comes with the answer. In…

Stunning illustrations about books by Mariusz Stawarski

Imaginative illustrations about books by Mariusz Stawarski

Some of the most brilliant illustrations by the Polish artist Mariusz Stawarski put books in focus. Books have the tremendous power to…

Evolving library concepts #infographic

16 concepts for the evolving library (infographic)

What an inspiring way to rethink what libraries are about! See also: Reid Wilson has created an amazingly simple visual, called Evolving…

Five ways to use your library card #infographic

5 ways to use your library card (infographic)

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month! Do you know you can use your library card for much more than just borrowing books?…

Floor plans of famous authors bedrooms - visuals by Home Advisor

Floor plans of famous authors’ bedrooms

Who are your favorite authors? Wouldn’t you like to learn more about how and where they lived, or which habits they had?…

Interactive guide to young adult reading writing publishing

An interactive guide to reading, writing, and publishing young adult literature

A team from YA Highway, a flourishing community of YA writers and readers, has released an interesting piece that’s a visual guide…