the hobbit library

PERSON: I hate reading, books are so boring

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Top 25 Books of My Childhood

1. Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling
2. Berenstain Bears by Stan & Jan Berenstain
3. Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
4. The Giver by Lois Lowry
5. Bailey School Kids by Debbie Dadey & Marcia Jones
6. Goin’ Someplace Special by Patricia McKissack
7. Matilda by Roald Dahl
8. BFG by Roald Dahl
9. Madeline by Ludwig & John Bemelmans
10. 1984 by George Orwell
11. The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
12. Arthur series by Marc Brown
13. Twilight series by Stephanie Meyer
14. Corduroy
15. Dr. Seuss books
16. The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams
17. Froggy series by Jonathan London
18. Black Lagoon series by Mike Thaler
19. Flat Stanley series by Jeff Brown
20. The Magic School Bus series by J. C., N. E. K., L. N., J. P., & R. C.
21. Little Miss Spider series by David Kirk
22. Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren
23. The Watsons Go To Birmingham -1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis
24. A Bad Case of Stripes
25. Friendle by Andrew Clements

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Display It: The Book Chooses the Wizard

This might be my favorite book display to date (because Harry Potter, duh).  Each shelf recommends books based on Hogwarts houses, and I had a lot of fun trying to figure out which titles to use.

Featured Titles:

Gryffindor

  • Ready Player One, by Ernest Cline
  • The Fair Fight, by Anna Freeman
  • A Game of Thrones, by George R.R. Martin

Slytherin

  • Gone Girl, by Gillian Flynn
  • Red Rising, by Pierce Brown
  • The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Hufflepuff

  • The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns, by Khaled Hosseini
  • The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, by Rachel Joyce

Ravenclaw

  • A Discovery of Witches, by Deborah Harkness
  • Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore, by Robin Sloan
  • The Elegance of the Hedgehog, by Muriel Barbery

“A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessities of life.”

“Thinking it unnecessary to disturb your esteemed repose, we have proceeded in advance to make requisite preparations, and shall await your respected person at the Green Dragon Inn, Bywater, at 11 a.m. sharp. Trusting that you will be punctual, 

  “We have the honour to remain
          “Yours deeply 
                   “Thorin & Co.”

Run Bilbo, Run!!!

anonymous asked:

Can I prompt Behind Closed Doors or Stepping Up for buckytony/ironpanther/ironfalcon please? I just love how you write them <3

So many choices, all such good ones! I went with the first prompt, and IronPanther because I feel like I haven’t seen much of it lately, or written it. LIFE IS TOO BUSY MY FRIEND.

Behind Closed Doors - (character) has a solid public face, but in private they let themselves be taken care of when they’re not well

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“You look like shit,” Tony said, leaning in the doorway.

T’Challa rolled his eyes. “Your romanticism knows no bounds.”

Scoffing, Tony walked into the office on T’Challa’s suite at the compound. “I can be damn romantic and you know it, Mufasa. I’m just saying, you look like shit and should be resting.”

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