Don’t Clean Your Room! Read About The Top 8 Books About Dust

Don’t Clean Your Room! Read About The Top 8 Books About Dust

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Riddle me this: What is everywhere in your room but doesn’t clutter up any space? DUST! Dust is actually very important, as far as books go. They can set a scene, they can create a mood, they can be an important plot element. So before you go off and clean your room or procrastinate about cleaning your room, you might just want to read through this list about our top 8 books that feature dust as an important element in the story.     8-Amelia Bedelia   Image Via Banres & Noble   Before we get dark, let’s start with …

Don't Clean Your Room! Read About The Top 8 Books About Dust

Don't Clean Your Room! Read About The Top 8 Books About Dust

Book Culture

Riddle me this: What is everywhere in your room but doesn’t clutter up any space? DUST! Dust is actually very important, as far as books go. They can set a scene, they can create a mood, they can be an important plot element. So before you go off and clean your room or procrastinate about cleaning your room, you might just want to read through this list about our top 8 books that feature dust as an important element in the story.     8-Amelia Bedelia   Image Via Banres & Noble   Before we get dark, let’s start with …

Irreplaceable Book That Inspired ‘Lord of the Rings’ Used as Cutting Board

Irreplaceable Book That Inspired ‘Lord of the Rings’ Used as Cutting Board

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The Exeter book was inscribed in the 10th century and is considered by many to be one of the building blocks of English literature. However, for something so invaluable, it’s had a pretty eventful life.    On its cover, knife marks can clearly be seen, indicating that at one stage it was employed as a cutting board. There are also stains from a mug that have soaked through several of the pages. Not exactly the rock-star treatment that would be par for the course for a book of its caliber.    Image Via Atlas Obscura   Not many manuscripts from …