Books, Books, and Oh Goodness, More Books

A blog about books, book reviews, book recommendations, and books. Did we mention books?
literarylovers:

“Men like women who write. Even though they don’t say so. A writer is a foreign country.”
-Marguerite Duras

literarylovers:

“Men like women who write. Even though they don’t say so. A writer is a foreign country.”

-Marguerite Duras

(via breathingbooks)

I want her to melt into me, like butter on toast. I want to absorb her and walk around for the rest of my days with her encased in my skin. I want. I lie motioness, savoring the feeling of her body against mine. I’m afraid to breathe in case I break the spell.

—Water for Elephants (via inthespine)

(via libraryland)

Don’t you know what a library is for? It’s to prevent us from making damn fools of ourselves.

—George Locke, Chief Librarian Toronto Public Library, 1908-1937 (via librarianista)

(via libraryland)

Isn’t language a curious thing?

—The Importance of Being Earnest (via lexifab)

(via libraryland)

There is no surer foundation for a beautiful friendship than a mutual taste in literature.

—P. G. Wodehouse (via bookoasis)

(via booklover)