10. Bookshelf Porn
It’s okay, you don’t have to be ashamed. We all do it….ogle people’s bookshelves that is. Bookshelf Porn has your fix of amazing bookshelves from around the world.
9. Cover Spy
Maybe looking at bookshelves isn’t your thing. Maybe you’re more into spying on people reading on the train? CoverSpy highlights the top books spotted on New York’s MTA system. They stare awkwardly at strangers so you don’t have to!
The Dude proves: there are straight men that work in publishing. Filled with funny gifs, publishing humor, and the occasional rant, we love to spend our mini-breaks with Dude in Publishing.
Life’s a little different outside of the Big 5, and Life in Small Press Publishing gives us a great glimpse into that world. Sure, much of the content is similar to Life in Publishing and the other GIF tumblrs, but the small press twist sets this Tumblr apart.
Libraries are a unique universe, and the librarians who inhabit them live and breathe books all day long. This tumblr airs some of the daily grievances - think clueless patrons, monotonous tasks, and of course, books they’re reading.
Literary quotes paired with stills from contemporary television. What’s not to love?
There is plenty of whimsy in this book-themed tumblr. The most respected literary works are instantly humbled when you stick on some googly eyes.
Do you miss Miss Snark? Slush Pile Hell has taken over the reins with grace and sarcasm. This anonymous agent posts and responds to actual queries from her inbox (and sometimes Twitter feed). A great cautionary tale for writers on the agent hunt.
Still relying on Amazon’s book algorithms for your book recommendations? Head over to Go Book Yourself and you’ll receive real book recommendations from real people. It’s like having a bookseller or librarian inside your Tumblr feed.
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