Caution! Falling books!

It’s end of summer, and I’ll admit it: my house is a happy mess.

I stopped tidying some time in June…and now I am surrounded by too much stuff, mainly piles of books and ephemera collected on my journeys during the holidays.

I feel like the little man in this clever bookend (and video) by Artori Design:


  1. I think I know how the little bookend man feels. I am reading a book called “A Gentle Madness :Bibilophiles, Bibliomanes, and the Eternal Passion for Books” by Nicholas A. Basbanes. Some of the collectors described in this interesting book really need as many book ends as possible. One fellow, Carter Burden had 70 thousand volumes in his 14 room New York apartment ( rare books valued at 20 million dollars). I have piles of books – but at least I don’t have as many as Carter Burden!

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