huffpostbooks:

herondales-shadowhunter:

Question Of My Life

Who’s your fictional crush?

huffpostbooks:

herondales-shadowhunter:

Question Of My Life

Who’s your fictional crush?

A friend and former Strand employee recently started a Tumblr dedicated to “all the weird kid writing I’ve found at used bookstores.” Exhibit A.
kiddiescribblinz:

Kid has alright tastes when it comes to hatin. Keep it up player. And Matallica is garbage.
Strand selfie! (Sunday mornings are best for browsing.)
Found in a book: a letter from Random House staff member, 1972.
Frankly, it is just not my “thing.”
And one more from If on a winter’s night a traveler by Italo Calvino, page 57.

Marked passages, If on a winter’s night a traveler by Italo Calvino, pages 55 and 107.

Underlined passage, If on a winter’s night a traveler by Italo Calvino, page 72.

"Reading is going toward something that is about to be, and no one yet knows what it will be… ."

Photocopies of hands found in a book.

Postcard found in a book.

What’s happening? Is this dream land?

Notecard found in a book.