Work has taken over somewhat of late and I haven’t been reading. Woe is me right? Surely there are bigger problems in the world! But, it’s funny; I have an iPhone, iPad and two laptops; my reading is done more and more online. I’m absorbing news throughout the day and getting stuck into articles fed through twitter. By the time I have time to read I’m all read out!

But I found these images on AnOther yesterday and they made me realise, no matter how handy a Kindle/iPad is there’s something romantic and personal about books that you just can’t get from a piece of well thought-out plastic (that’s what these things are made of I’m sure!). The last book I read was Isabella Blow’s biography, what next? Pictures optional…