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10 Unbelievably Gorgeous Nail Art Designs Inspired by Books

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We’re always amazed by the new ways readers show love for their favorite books. One of our favorites? Bookish nail art. Since book covers are already so stunning, it just makes sense that you’d want to get a glimpse of their beauty every time you check out your nails! Grab your nail polish and read on for 11 gorgeously inspiring examples of bookish nail art!

 

Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi

http://taylorreadsbooks.tumblr.com/post/145964350074/i-will-never-get-over-how-beautiful-this-book-is

 

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

http://celinedoesnails.tumblr.com/post/64315209030/a-picture-with-the-book-was-necessary-check-out

 

Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

via @bookishnailart

 

The Young Elites by Marie Lu

 

Legend by Marie Lu

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via Novelnailsdesigns

 

An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir

via glitterandnails

 

I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson

 

via Novels and Nail Polish 

 

If I Stay by Gayle Forman

 

via A Polished Bookworm

 

The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

via novelsandnailpolish

 

Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins

via Nicole Lim

 

Half Bad by Sally Green

via thebookishmanicurist

 

Kids of Appetite by David Arnold

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