Skip To Content

    27 Very Important Questions Book Nerds Have About Books

    Why do they SMELL SO GOOD? Seriously though.

    1. Why do books have this effect on me?

    2. Where do lost books go?

    3. Why don't books stop working when you drop them?

    4. If you’re not supposed to judge a book by its cover, then why do books have covers?

    5. Why do books have different covers in different countries?

    Question via @KatoKatonian

    6. Why do books wear jackets but not pants?

    7. Why do books stick with you?

    8. Why do books smell so good?

    9. No really, why do they SMELL SO GOOD?

    10. Is it possible to be addicted to smelling books?

    11. Do I need help?

    12. Why is it impossible to walk past a bookstore?

    13. Why can you never have enough books?

    14. Why are some books too goddamn beautiful to read?

    15. Why do books feel so good?

    16. Why are books so wise?

    17. Why can't you put books down?

    18. Why are books so comforting?

    19. Why do books make me feel my own feelings?

    20. Why do books have this power over me?

    21. Why do books make me cry?

    22. Why do books hurt so bad?


    23. Why do books make you question your existence and everything about your life?

    24. Why do books and characters that don't exist cause me so much physical pain and emotional turmoil?

    25. Why do books have sad endings?

    26. Why do books have to end at all?

    27. And finally... why hasn't this happened yet?

    Want to keep up with all the latest book buzz? Sign up for the BuzzFeed Books newsletter!