Seller Tips

Selling Rare Nature Books

Selling Rare Nature Books

  Spring is a season that pulls us outside into the glories of nature, whether that means we’re taking walks, planting flowers or celebrating Arbor Day with new trees. Enjoying the natural world adds so much beauty to our everyday lives, and that beauty extends even to the books we[…]

by × April 11, 2014 ×

Guest Favorites

Be Real—You’ve Lied About Reading These Books

Be Real—You’ve Lied About Reading These Books

Today we are thrilled to have Erin Blakemore, author and blogger over at The Heroine’s Bookshelf  tell us what we can read if the classic books don’t appeal to you. As the hoopla surrounding April Fool’s calms down, it’s time to get honest. You’re a huge liar. And you’re not[…]

by × April 8, 2014 ×

House & Home

4 Beautiful Books to Bring Spring Inside

4 Beautiful Books to Bring Spring Inside

Spring reminds us of a lot of things. It reminds us that we don’t always have to be cold. It reminds us that we missed the sun. But it also reminds us how beautiful the world and nature are and makes us happy. We’ve been inspired by nature this week[…]

by × April 4, 2014 ×

Seller Tips

Spring Break Shopping for Rare Books

Spring Break Shopping for Rare Books

There’s more to spring break than beaches and bikinis — in fact, for the rare book collector, a week away from routine may mean a chance to hunt for the latest diamond in the rough. Whether you’re spending spring break in Florida, California, or Wyoming, here are some tips to[…]

by × April 1, 2014 ×

Side Splitters

How to Poo on a Date and other hilarious book titles

How to Poo on a Date and other hilarious book titles

When a colleague alerted me of the hilarious Diagram Prize in the UK, I couldn’t help but want to share with our readers here. This years winner is none other than How to Poo on a Date! Below you’ll find out more about the winner and some previous winners that[…]

by × March 28, 2014 ×

Side Splitters

7 Great April Fool’s Books for Kids

7 Great April Fool’s Books for Kids

The first day of April is right around the corner — and, along with it, the chance to play some good, old-fashioned pranks on friends and family. Are you hiding some tricks up your sleeve? Whether or not you participate in April 1 shenanigans, here are 7 great April Fool’s[…]

by × March 21, 2014 ×

Seller Tips

Collecting Rare Books by Irish Authors

Collecting Rare Books by Irish Authors

Though small in size, Ireland has long been known as a country big on literature. For centuries, it has been a place where notable works are born, written by renowned authors such as Seamus Heaney, Jonathan Swift, James Joyce and Oscar Wilde. That’s why collecting rare Irish books can be[…]

by × March 14, 2014 ×

Guest Favorites

My Favorite Book: Guest Blog from Thea James

My Favorite Book: Guest Blog from Thea James

“What’s your favorite book?” This is a much-dreaded question. In fact, it’s an impossible question. This is the single question that sends me–an insatiable bibliophile–into paroxysms of fear. What is my favorite book? As my blogging partner in crime Ana put it in her post, how could I ever hope[…]

by × March 12, 2014 ×

Yay! 4 YA

4 YA Books to Read on Spring Break

4 YA Books to Read on Spring Break

It’s just about that time for Spring Break and whether you’re headed out on your own adventure, have a son or daughter looking for some beach reads, or just need any excuse to grab a light read, we’ve got you covered. Here are our Top 4 Favorite YA Books to[…]

by × March 7, 2014 ×