Lulu's bookshelf: read

MWF Seeking BFF: My Yearlong Search For A New Best Friend
Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir
Bossypants
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?
Bringing Up Bébé: One American Mother Discovers the Wisdom of French Parenting
My Boyfriend Wrote a Book About Me: And Other Stories I Shouldn't Share with Acquaintances, Coworkers, Taxi drivers, Assistants, Job Interviewers, Bikini Waxers, and Ex/Current/Future Boyfriends but Have
Paris in Love
Jeneration X: One Reluctant Adult's Attempt to Unarrest Her Arrested Development; Or, Why It's Never Too Late for Her Dumb Ass to Learn Why Froot Loops Are Not for Dinner
I Suck at Girls
The End of Your Life Book Club
Life As I Blow It: Tales Of Love, Life & Sex . . . Not Necessarily In That Order
I Don't Care About Your Band: Lessons Learned from Indie Rockers, Trust Funders, Pornographers, Felons, Faux-Sensitive Hipsters, and Other Guys I've Dated
The Diary of a Young Girl
Almost French: Love and a New Life in Paris
Paris to the Moon
Sixty Million Frenchmen Can't Be Wrong
I'll Never Be French (no matter what I do): Living in a Small Village in Brittany
Entre Nous: A Woman's Guide to Finding Her Inner French Girl
The Gospel According to Coco Chanel: Life Lessons from the World's Most Elegant Woman
The Sartorialist


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likeafieldmouse:

Hense - 700 Delaware (2012) - Mural on abandoned church

(via muffytakesmanhattan)



Gene Kelly in Paris, France.

Gene Kelly in Paris, France.

(via seulement-la-tour-eiffel)

explore-blog:

Delightful portrait of Virginia Woolf by artist Ping Zhu, who seems to capture Woolf at the very moment she is pondering the creative benefits of keeping a diary or composing another passionate love letter to Vita Sackville-West.

explore-blog:

Delightful portrait of Virginia Woolf by artist Ping Zhu, who seems to capture Woolf at the very moment she is pondering the creative benefits of keeping a diary or composing another passionate love letter to Vita Sackville-West.

(via ablogwithaview)

wattsay:

Ideal Friendship.

(Source: aint-that-a-kick)

Hot chocolate and Harry Potter = perfect Sunday morning.

Hot chocolate and Harry Potter = perfect Sunday morning.

theparisreview:

What does “Dickensian“ really mean, anyway?

An interesting read. 

dcpubliclibrary:

smithsonianlibraries:

In anticipation of Owl Awareness Day (August 4), we offer some slightly cartoony illustrations of these fascinating members of the genus Strix.

Images taken from Captain Thomas Brown’s “Illustrations of the American ornithology of Alexander Wilson and Charles Lucian Bonaparte" (1835).

These are a hoot!  (sorry/not sorry)

healthscireflib:

libraryadvocates:

liblinks:

LLTG: Librarians Love Tim Gunn

And so begins the movement to reclaim the word ‘schoolmarm.’

ALL OF MY FAVORITE THINGS

healthscireflib:

libraryadvocates:

liblinks:

LLTG: Librarians Love Tim Gunn

And so begins the movement to reclaim the word ‘schoolmarm.’

ALL OF MY FAVORITE THINGS

(via libraryjournal)

elbesoie:

Coffee (by julie marie craig)

Happy 1st Birthday, Prince George!
"There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed"

— Happy birthday Ernest Hemingway, b. on this day in 1899 (via penamerican)

"I am learning every day to allow the space between where I am and where I want to be to inspire me and not terrify me."

— Tracee Ellis Ross (via wordsthat-speak)

(via quasifesto)

explore-blog:

For Hemingway’s birthday, his timeless advice to aspiring writers

explore-blog:

For Hemingway’s birthday, his timeless advice to aspiring writers

smartgirlsattheparty:

nationalbook:

50 BookBench sculptures have been installed throughout London, in conjunction with a study from the National Literacy Trust that shows the number of young people who enjoy reading is on the rise.

(Via The Bookseller)

If you see these IRL, tag us in a photo!

sweetheartsandcharacters:

R.I.P James Garner (April 7, 1928-July 19, 2014).

(Source: imdb.com)