This is a blog on reading, writing, and the bookish life. I read and blog about books on military history, biographies, leadership, management, books on books, and just about anything else I find interesting. Read at a whim!
(*Boards: The stiff binding material of a book is called a board. Every book has two boards, a front board and a rear board.)
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
Build A Bookshelf
I'm going to have to get rid of our Ikea bookshelves soon. They are simply not practical for a family that has to move every 2-3 years. So then, the question is this: where do you find bookshelves that are 1., portable, and that 2., can hold a LOT of books -- I'm talking hundreds of books. So after a short search online, I've found some plans for a bookshelf from a website called "instructables." The site has a great post which lists the cost and necessary supplies in order to make some sturdy, portable bookshelves. And bonus: the design can be modified so you can make them smaller or larger...design to fit. Finally, they are inexpensive. The authors total cost looks like this: