I Love Bookstores And Libraries

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 349 People

    The musty mix of smells

    that hit me as soon as I enter the store is always so refreshing. Fresh paper and different textured covers soothes my mind, even as I approach or sit before them. If I linger and close my eyes before an aisle of books, I can hear that beautiful, silent symphony of unsaid...
    unknownfamiliar unknownfamiliar
    22-25, F
    Jul 13, 2014

    I Love Spend Time In Bookstores And Libraries

    I love bookstores and libraries and I find them comforting and like safe haven.There's nothing like losing yourself in a bookstore or library.Browsing,pulling book from shelves,taking my choice...OK,I'll admit it,I've been in love with libraries and bookstores most of my life!
    natdj88 natdj88
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 24, 2010

    I've always loved reading.

    Being surrounded by books makes me calm.
    16-17, T
    1 Response Dec 12, 2015

    Bookstores & Libraries

    I haven't read a book in a while and I also haven't been to a book store or library.  I love both places though.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Jun 21, 2011

    I Love Book Shops And Libraries

    I wish there were more bookshops but they seem to be dwindling because people prefer to buy books online. I think this is sad.I understand why people buy online, in fact I have done it many times, but when I see shops struggling, I always feel guilty.It reminds me of the film...
    kes36 kes36
    22-25, F
    Nov 10, 2012

    I Just

    can't always afford to go, I buy, libraries are good, don't cost much, but if I really like a book, I buy it.
    coloco coloco
    66-70, M
    1 Response Nov 5, 2010

    I can spend hours n hours in any old library

    or an old book store. The wealth of knowledge, essence if human experience is my best recreation any given day
    deleted deleted
    Jun 21, 2015

    I Love Books

    I learn so much from books I dont go to the library that much I should go to the library so much info there I like reading sifie and militry history I am readin a body languagge book at the moment the difinitivee book of body language by Allan& barbara peason I thin you would...
    David752 David752
    41-45, M
    Feb 8, 2011

    Got a wall of books and

    if I'd more free room, I'd get more. Many of them are unread but there's so much more to a book than a Kindle or online!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    May 26, 2015

    Just A Bookworm

    My one true love is books, from the smells to the bindings. so much so its became an un-healthy addiction :) i spend more time at the library or the rare book shop than i do at home. but nothing is more enchanting or peacefull than being surrounded by books.
    bunnybooxxx bunnybooxxx
    22-25, F
    Apr 29, 2011

    The quiet atmospheres

    and knowing that I am completely surrounded by limitless possibilities for learning and exploring make bookstores and libraries some of my favorite sanctuaries.
    deleted deleted
    Dec 4, 2014

    Love It!

    Oh yes I can spend hours and hours in a bookstore and never get bored! Everytime I go out, I need to go out to a bookstore! It's just so great to be there! 
    princessblush princessblush
    22-25, F
    Sep 16, 2010
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