It's that time of year again, when pink chalky hearts, roses, and rosé are popping up every time you blink: the countdown to V-Day has begun. Chocolates and flowers can't possibly hurt (what kind of a monster says no to Valentine's goodies? Not this monster)---but here at The Library Shop we know there's more than one way to a book lover's heart. YOU GUESSED IT...it's books!
You've got your favorite books, your treasured books, and your guilty pleasure books. You've got books that make your shelves look good and books that clutter up your bedside table. But we're gonna let you in on a little secret: those books are old news. Spice things up with a blind date! Take a chance on finding your next love, because when you play the game of love, you win or you die, there's no middl--- wait. no, scratch that. That's the game of thrones. In book-love, everyone's a winner.
We've got a selection of sweep-you-off-your-feet novels and non-fiction waiting to be unwrapped for a swoon-worthy blind date. Each selection flew under the radar of mass popularity, but we love them all.*
All the books are available for purchase online and in the shop. No peeking until you've sealed the deal with a receipt!
Blind Date With a Fiction
Coming of age story
The purity of a noble idea
The corruption of popularity
Tender, lyrical, and quietly prophetic
Magical Realism meets Voltaire's Age of Enlightenment
For lovers of fairy tales and philosophy
A 20th Century European Master's most charming and accessible book
Part Peter Pan part Princess Bride part Catcher in the Rye
Love, regret, and Schrödinger's cat??
Thought provoking and emotionally intense
Genre bending high-stakes thriller
The definition of a page-turner
*Of course, if you have read the selection, we are happy to take it back and make other suggestions. We know some of you have sown your wild book oats. More power to ya!