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Why This Public Library Has No Books
Offbeat  (tags: bookless library, public library, saving trees, books )

Ruth Ann
- 478 days ago -
The Bexar County Digital Library is the nation's first bookless public library. Also known as BiblioTech, it's home to 10,000 titles, all of which are accessible through its 600 e-readers, 48 computer stations, 10 laptops, and 40 tablets.
Abandoned Walmart Is Now America's Largest Library
Offbeat  (tags: library, books, reclaim, abandoned, Texas, McAllen )

- 638 days ago -
This is awesome!!!!
Stripes on Show
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, books )

- 677 days ago -
Somesh Goyal comes up with a book on tigers which he says will enable everybody to relate with the majestic animal
A Book A Week: The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival By John Vaillant
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, books, tigers, Russia, wildlife, protection )

- 751 days ago -
John Vaillant's The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival sounded like a good adventure: the story of the hunt for a man-eating tiger in modern-day Russia. In 1997, a giant Siberian tiger has a run-in with a poacher who steals the tiger's kill
Cats and Bookstores: Fewer Things Go Together Better
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, pets, protection, books, cats )

- 837 days ago -
A good read and a good cat make a perfect pair. Meet four bookstore kitties from across the U.S.
Best Reference Books for Travelers: From Lonely Planet to Fodor
Offbeat  (tags: Traveling, news, books )

- 894 days ago -
Traveling is an exciting way to explore new places, learn about new cultures, and experience adventures that help you learn about yourself. From planes to trains to boats, there are plenty of ways to travel but you need the right tips for your trips.
Worldwide Hippies Book Nook
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- 1213 days ago -
"A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it, or explore an explosive idea without fear it will go off in your face. It is one of the few havens remaining where a man's mind can get both provocation and privacy
40 Great Anthropology Books That Anyone Can Appreciate
Offbeat  (tags: Great, Anthropology, Books, Appreciate )

- 1268 days ago -
But not everyone ends up with a formal education or profession in or near the field, thus rendering some reads a little too technical.
Art Books Dissected
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, arts, books, dissected )

- 1498 days ago -
Art has developed enormously over time. Perceptions change and kinds change with the generations.
New Book Tells the Story of Oogy, Rescued Bait Dog With An Inspiring Tale
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dogs, pets, books )

- 1588 days ago -
A family's relationship with a rescued "bait dog" that recovered from horrific injuries to become their much-loved pet is the subject of a new book, "Oogy: The Dog Only a Family Could Love."
Book Reviews : A Lion Called Christian
Offbeat  (tags: animals, lions, books, reviews, wildlife, protection, environment )

- 1602 days ago -
A Lion Called Christian was first published in 1971, and told the tale of two adventurous Aussies wandering into Harrods and falling in love with a caged lion cub, before raising him in London and then setting him free in Keny
Remember, Life Is Good
Offbeat  (tags: life, gratitude, Hiroshima no Pika, Toshi Maruki, hiroshima, compassion, Morris Gleitzman, Holocaust, books, fear, pictures, children )

- 1633 days ago -
This morning I read 'Hiroshima no Pika' by Toshi Maruki and thanked the universe that I was suffering from a viral infection that would pass in time, and not the lasting and devastating effects of radiation sickness.
15 Beautiful Art Books for Your Coffee Table
Offbeat  (tags: Art, Books, Coffee Table, Reading )

- 1636 days ago -
Art books come in every shape, size and color, and cover everything from abstraction to zoom and everything in between.
40 Beautiful Coffee Table Books for Foodies
Offbeat  (tags: Coffee Table, Books, Foodies, Cooking, Eating )

- 1639 days ago -
These 40 coffee table books not only beautify your home but will inspire you and your guests to experiment more while cooking, eating out, or traveling abroad.
50 Most Famous & Impressive Debut Novels of All Time
Offbeat  (tags: Novels, Books, Writers, Writing, Reading )

- 1671 days ago -
The following writers managed to either capture the attentions of audiences and critics alike with their first novels, or slowly gained admiration later.

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