This Saturday we'd like to share two pieces of news for you....
Are Paperback Books Really Dead? IKEA Seems to Think So
<------- I can guarantee you that the girls at GoodChoiceReading have bookshelves that look just like this one. But according to IKEA, almost everyone else does not.
Next month, Ikea will introduce a new design for their popular Billy Bookcases - one that will be flatter, deeper and have glass doors. Why the change, you ask? Well, because IKEA has realized that no one is actually buying bookshelves for books anymore.
According to the Economist, who first wrote this story, [IKEA] reckons customers will increasingly use [the bookshelves] for ornaments, tchotchkes and the odd coffee-table tome—anything, that is, except books that are actually read.
What about our followers? Do you actually use your bookshelves for books? Or are they better used for...well, anything else?
Breaking Dawn Posters Released!!
So for the first time ever, I'm more of a Jacob fan than Edward. Summit Entertainment has released two of the posters for Breaking Dawn, to be released in November 2011.
Personally, I'm disappointed in the Bella/Edward one...but what do you think?