"The girl looked around the bookshop and took a deep breath. “That smell, I just love it, don’t you?"
— Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys (via prettybooks)
"Leave us alone without books and we shall be lost and in confusion at once. We shall not know what to join on to, what to cling to, what to love and what to hate, what to respect and what to despise."
— Fyodor Dostoyevsky (via novemberisms)
"Book collecting is an obsession, an occupation, a disease, an addiction, a fascination, an absurdity, a fate. It is not a hobby. Those who do it must do it."
— Jeanette Winterson (via venuscomb)
(Source: lajeunefilleenfleur, via venuscomb)
Let’s take a look at a few of my favs so far;
Sassy Waterstones worker, I love you,
And well this is true:
Sometimes I do worry about their psyche though:
They make up cool new words;
They’re a sassy little shit.
And best of all, the Holden debacle;
And one more for good luck: