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Stacks on Stacks: Our Favorite Bookshelves on Instagram

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While some people say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, they never say anything about a good bookshelf. From rainbow to monochrome to every #shelfiesunday, we’ve scoured the instaverse for the most stunning, satisfying, jealousy-inducing book shelves out there. Take a look while you wait for your own twinkly lights and display case to arrive in the mail.

 

An eternal summer of good books with good looks.

 

Straight to the point and all lined up in two rows—bliss.

 

Defying gravity.

Lets just talk about rainbows for a second 🌈 — Day 7 | shelfie ~ #quoththeseptemberbookchallenge hosted by @quoththebooklover — I’m not as proud as this photo but s’all good. I just love my shelves and want to do them justice. 😅 — Here is a quick bookshelf tour, if you will: • Word Cloud Classics, audiobooks, library books, book jar and random other books on the shelf my dad made for me (thanks Dad!) 👨 • bright books in a rainbow colour scheme on the top shelf, held up by my Grandpa’s bookends he passed on to me when he passed away ❤💕 • darker books including my most prized Sherlock Holmes collection, Lunar Chronicles series, and Gentlemen Bastards series as well as my Word Cloud Classic edition of Les Miserables that wouldn’t fit on the triangle shelf 😃😃 — Let me know if you would like to see my other “shelves.” ‘Night! 🌃🌌🌉

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Have you ever wondered what’s really at the end of a rainbow? Look no further.

So when my phone freaked out on me the other day it recovered some photos I deleted forever ago and this shot from my office in our last house magically reappeared. I forgot how much I loved that room. And look at those shelves. I’m tempted to change mine back to that style. Might not work tho since I have like hundreds more now. ••• Today is day one of packing @nerdy.post boxes so I won’t be around much. I am dying to catch up on feeds and comments but it feels like there’s always something stopping me. Maybe I should just give up and be like hey all, I’m an awful person who doesn’t ever reply or like anyone else’s pictures cuz it’s all about me kaythanksbai! 😆😩 but for real. I do care. I just suck. ••• #Books #book #bookish #bibliophile #bookworm #bookstagram #booklover #booknerd #bookphotography #read #reading #instabook #nerd #booknerd #love #lovereading #fiction #blog #bookblog #bookblogger #bookstagramfeature #igreads #igbooks #bookshelf #bookshelfie #shelfie #booknerdigans #bookobsessed #bookaddict

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Rereading a favorite book can feel like coming home. A colorful bookshelf makes a good home (for all of your friends.)

✔ September 12th: Hi! 🙋 Good morning! Yes, I’m late on the book challenges again. 😩 . #allthefeelssept16: 👉 1st book you’ve read in 2016: The Sword of Summer or Career of Evil. I’m not sure. . #septbookstagram and #fallthebooks: 👉 Books + Stuffed animal: These are my books and Fawkes, Cheshire Cat, Hedwig and Buckbeak are my Stuffed animals. 👉 #shelfiesunday #sundayshelfie . #livelaughbooksseptember: 👉 Series x Standalones: I prefer series. 👉 Squad goals: Harry, Ron, Hermione, Hagrid, Neville and Luna. . #shadowtemberchallenge: 👉 Badass Female Characters: Celaena Sardothien, Tris, Hermione and Katniss. 👉 Book Boyfriends: Kaz, Cal, Rowan and Rhysand. . #itsfunkopoptime2 👉 Ship it: Ron and Hermione, Jon Snow and Ygritte. . #lilbookishseptember: 👉 Bookish Obsession: Funko Pops and Dorbz, plushies and leather bound books. . #fallcarnival2016: 👉 Futuristic Books: The Lunar Chronicles . #bookishseptemberbr: 👉 All time favorite: Harry Potter 👉 Book + Mug: my mugs are 3d mugs of Iron man and the Stormtrooper 👉 Based on a Fairy Tale: ACOTAR and The Lunar Chronicles. 👉 Book Crush: Elias and Rhysand . #empireofstormbember: 👉 If you liked TOG… you will love A Court of Thorns and Roses. . #septemberfantasychallenge: 👉 If deserted on a island, I would like these 4 characters to accompany me: Katniss, Hermione, Rhysand and Elias. 👉 Archery battle: Merida or Katniss? Katniss! 👉 Dumbledore’s Army or The Order of the Phoenix? Both. I think that to be a member of A.D., it’s like to be in The Order of the Phoenix. . #bookshelfie #bookworm #bookshelf #bookgasm #estantedelivros #readers #bibliophile #estante #shelfie #bookstagram #giibooks #bookphotography #igliterario #livros #bookstagramfeature #leitores #barnesandnoble

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I like my book like I like my nooks, cozy, dreamy and old-fashioned.

 

It’s all about the accessories.

 

A booklover’s Narnia behind a truly enlightening shelf.

 

Why have one when you can have two?

📷: @highladyreads #thebookshelfie

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A moment of true clarity—when you abandon all clothing and dedicate your closet to your books.

 

We may not fully understand the practicality here, but we like it. We like it a lot.

 

It’s lit.

 

And one more rainbow masterpiece slaying the game, folks. *Sigh* #shelfgoals

 

 

 

 

 

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