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Creating Book Pages: Part One

Now that we’ve created covers for our books, and made paper, it’s time to focus on creating the inside portion of our book! Supplies: Paper Book Scissors Ruler if you want specific measurements (I threw caution to the wind and eyeballed my measurements.) Steps to Trimming Pages: Fold your pages in half. Lay your book…

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Weeding= New Book Cover

We all hate doing it, but it’s something that has to be done. Weeding. Not everything that is weeded meets the fate that the book below did, but many of them do. Recycled, put in garbage bins, or smuggled out of libraries in the dark of night to avoid patrons scowls. Weeding must be done…

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Creating a Book Cover

No matter what type of paper you are using, dust jacket or no dust jacket, the possibilities are endless when it comes to designing your books cover! I have a goal to start using a bullet journal so I knew I wanted to turn my book into a creative outlet to start this new journey.…

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Staining Paper

If you are a hardcore bibliophile like myself, you remember wanting to stain paper to make it look older when you were a kid. Who am I kidding, even as an adult I want to do this. Staining paper to your liking is a great way to transform something ordinary, into something extraordinary! You can…

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Making Paper From Paper Bags

Hello and welcome to another post about how to make paper! I am still on the search for a paper making method that is simple, takes up little space, and has a short dry time (see previous post about my tiny apartment and inquisitive cat). And my gosh, I think I might have found my…

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Bookish Naughty List

This post has been floating around for the last month and I thought what better way to get started with my bookish blog than to see if I made it on the naughty or nice list! Received an ARC and not reviewed it ✔ In my defense it was an ARC of an ice cream…

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Asexuality in YA Fiction

I’ve compiled a list of asexual main characters (or secondary characters in some cases) in young adult fiction. Representation matters ya’ll! *The links below are affiliate links and I may make a commission off of a purchase made through them, but just know that it never increases your price and that I would NEVER recommend…

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