Reading ebooks before it was cool – a design by Piotr Kowalczyk
Ebooks are now an inseparable part of the reading experience, together with print books, audiobooks, and enhanced books of all kinds.
It was not always like that. For a long time, many book lovers were afraid that
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Jane Austen’s letter to Cassandra / Image: The British Library
In times of ugly memes shared on Twitter by Eon Musk, I need more than ever before the authentic look of handwriting and the feel of a used textured paper.
Among online collections curated by The British Library, you can find a wonderful example of the personality transferred to the paper. It’s Jane Austen’s letter to her sister Cassandra, written in April 1811.
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Vintage composition notebook design beautified to look great on dozens of products / Design by Piotr Kowalczyk @ Zazzle
A composition book is a writing notebook that consists of a stiff cardboard cover and contains around 100 pages of ruled paper.
There are thousands of cover designs available on composition notebooks, but nothing beats the iconic, old-school, black and white pattern.
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Kingdom for a book – a design by Piotr Kowalczyk / Image: Reader Updated
If you read books, you’d know there is a better way to solve problems than going to wars.
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Library throw blanket / Image: Walmart
How have you organized your reading nook? Do you have a peaceful place at home, where you can hide unnoticed for long hours?
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For avid book readers, any idea that would make the reading session more convenient is most welcome.
Sometimes, even the most comfortable chair is not enough, especially when it’s not your back that needs some relief, but hands.
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Best iPad cases and accessories for avid readers / Images: Amazon, Etsy
Many Apple users end up buying original iPad cases and accessories.
Are you looking for something more personal than this? Something that comes from the world of books rather than technology?
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This innovative pillow stand will be extremely helpful for long reading sessions.
It’s a combination of a pillow and stand, allowing you to place your e-reader at the right height and angle no matter which position you choose.
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Vintage “Bookworm Power” design by Piotr Kowalczyk / Image: Geek Updated @ Amazon
As you may have known, besides blogging, I also create
designs for bookworms and geeks.
One of the recently trending artworks on Zazzle and Redbubble is this vintage-style “Bookworm Power.”
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Out of Print deal on Black Friday 2022 – save 15-20% / Images: Amazon
Black Friday is not over for book lovers 😄
Prices in the Amazon store of
Out of Print are still lower by 15-20% for most, if not all, products:
▸ A water bottle with a legendary composition book design costs $28 ($7 less).
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