The Great Library by Rachel Caine T he Great Library of series is a heart-pounding young adult adventure for people who love books and epic stories. Join us in exploring a world rich with ancient culture but as modern as tomorrow. The most beautiful book on world famous libraries. The pictures of frescoes and paintings will take your breath away. The text is lucid and written in such a manner that even a layman will be interested in the topic. This book is a must buy for every bibliophile. Great by: 3. Beginning with the clay-tablet libraries of the ancient Sumerian and Assyro-Babylonian empires, to those inspired by the Italian Renaissance, Mr. Staikos reveals the majesty of western literature within these great depositories of human knowledge. Using over illustrations [ in full color] the reader is treated to hundreds of beautifully photographed interiors of these legendary. Librarians may have a reputation for being cloistered and reserved, but in reality, they run the gamut. The World's Strongest Librarian is a charming, heartwarming memoir by Josh Hanagarne, a man who found his salvation from Tourette's syndrome in both books and bodybuilding. His story of overcoming unusual obstacles is humorous and uplifting.
It's April 1st, book lovers, and the beginning of a month devoted to celebrating one of our favorite places on the planet: libraries! First off, April is School Library Month, and then there's National Library Week (April 13 through 19), National Library Workers Day (on April 15) and National Bookmobile Day (on April 16). Phew—that's a lot of celebrating! All of. Great Libraries of the World (GLOW) is a project in honor of librarians, curators and subject specialists whose passion and work focus on two goals: preserving the stories of our culture and invigorating society by encouraging enquiring minds. Rachel Caine transports the reader to an imaginary future world where a Great Library controls all knowledge and the private ownership of printed books is a radical, dangerous practice. – Deborah Harkness, #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Discovery of Witches. To save the Great Library, the unforgettable characters from Ink and Bone, Paper and Fire, and Ash and Quill put themselves in danger in the next thrilling adventure in the New York Times bestselling series. The opening moves of a deadly game have begun.
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