They look like trellises and fishtanks, spacesuits and mailboxes. One squeezes into the cracks of a historic building. Others offer built-in seating. New York, meet your newest public libraries. Holding no more than about 20 books for old and young, the 10 new Little Free Libraries — miniature lending libraries where anyone can take or leave a book under the honor system — will pop up all over downtown Manhattan on Saturday afternoon, and will stand until Sept. 1. (via With Tiny Libraries, Bringing Free Literature to the Streets - NYTimes.com)
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe was delighted to play a small part in this project!
My neighborhood in GA just got one. A very cool neighbor built one with shingles to look just like their house. It’s been great!
REVIEW: THE GOLEM AND THE JINNI by Helene Wecker
In the turn-of-the-century New York City, a Syrian tinsmith names Arbeely is repairing a copper…
#baseball #sandgnats #savannah #crackerjacks (at Historic Grayson Stadium)
(Source: nic0tine-kisses, via myrnaandbill)
Poster for His Supreme Moment, 1925
(Source: georgehiltonthethird, via harperbooks)
My haul from the #GHS #Book sale. #savannah @georgiahistory
Estate sale at 101 Virginia. #savannah #downtonabbey @downtonpbs
Lazy Saturday morning
Ready for Willy Wonka in Forsyth. Now can I be British? (at Forsyth Park)
Steve and I met 8 years ago today. (at Lulu’s Chocolate Bar)
Happy birthday to Robert Penn Warren, author of ALL THE KING’S MEN, born on this day in 1905.