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Early precursors to World Book Day (cartoon)

World Book Day 2020 - cartoon by Tom Gauld

The World Book Day 2020 takes place in the United Kingdom on March 5, and Tom Gauld has created a clever cartoon to celebrate it. It has just been published by the Guardian Review of Books.

Via Tom Gauld on Twitter.

Check out more pics and cartoons about books and libraries:

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Contemporary book quotes designed to look like old book titles
– July 26, 2021

Classic books reissued for coronavirus pandemic (cartoon)
– April 29, 2020

10 reasons librarians are more important than ever
– April 26, 2020

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Gifts for modern bookworms in 2023

Based on recommendations from top tech sites and customer reviews.

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Coffee and candle warmer with USB charger

Coffee and candle warmer with USB charger

This innovative little accessory that guarantees your coffee or tea will be always warm. You can also use it to release the scent from your candle without lighting it. Thanks to USB port, you will be able to charge your phone while reading.

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Innovative reading light

Compact and innovative reading light

From a German brand Nachteule comes a clever book light that you attach not to a book but your reading glasses. It’s so light that you can also clip it to your earphones or hair accessories! The built-in battery will let you read 200 pages.

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Hands-free pillow stand

Hands-free pillow stand – great for e-readers and print books

An improved version of a popular Lamicall tablet pillow comes now with a side pocket for a pen or small accessories. The grooves are deep enough to hold a print book. It’s made of durable materials and is available in five fashionable colors.

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