Multcolib Picks: I Never Meta Book I Didn't Like
Annotation:Book nerd falls for computer coder; computer geek finds true love in text. Sloan makes both worlds sound sexy while telling the story of a mysterious bookstore that can't be judged by its cover.
Annotation:In near-future NYC, a man fights the absurdity of life by indulging in a passion for books and unrequited romance with a beautiful and cruel young woman.
Annotation:After a 12-year-old loses his mother, he begins to hear the books they enjoyed together whispering to him -- and leading him into a land where fairy tale creatures become real.
Annotation:A book conservator stumbles over a centuries-old mystery when she is asked to evaluate the Sarajevo Haggadah, an extremely precious illuminated manuscript originally from medievel Spain.
Annotation:A boy in mourning for his mother is introduced the Cemetery of Forgotten Books, a library of books waiting for someone to discover and care about them again.
Annotation:While exploring her father's library, a young woman finds an ancient book and a cache of yellowing letters. While pursuing the mystery behind these artifacts, she uncovers a story of ancient evil.
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For people who love books, what could be more fun than a book about, well... books? All of these stories feature books at their core - secretive books, non-existent books, life-changing books. Because, as Morrissey once said, "there's more to life than books, but not much more."