The Bookshelf Tag

I don’t usually post about books…but when I do…

Describe your bookshelf (or wherever it is you keep your books-it doesn’t actually have to be a shelf!) and where you got it from:

I built my bookshelf in 8th grade in woodshop. I only took woodshop because my sister was in metalshop and I felt like I needed to be “manly” and build things with wood, lest I be out-manned by my older sister.




Do you have any special or different way of organizing your books?

Chaos, and some geometry.

What’s the thickest (most amount of pages) book on your shelf?

Art History book.


What’s the thinnest (least amount of pages) book on your shelf?

Flipbook where you can mix and match animals!


Is there a book you received as a birthday gift?

No, but a graduation gift was “Purpose Driven Life”

What’s the smallest (height and width wise) book on your shelf?


What’s the biggest (height and width wise) book on your shelf?

Art History, or dictionary

Is there a book from a friend on your shelf?

Crazy Love


Most expensive book?

Art History

The last book you read on your shelf?

Crazy Love

Of all the books on your shelf, which was the first you read?

I was read the Chronicles of Narnia as a wee lad, and I think I started reading some words by the later books, so I think that probably counts.

Do you have more than one copy of a book?


Do you have the complete series of any book series?

I think I have all of Narnia

What’s the newest addition to your shelf?

“Feelings Buried Alive Never Die”

What’s the most recently published book on your shelf?

“Eating The Dinosaurs” or “Arguing With Idiots”

The oldest book on your shelf (as in, the actual copy is old)?

The World Book Atlas

A book you won?

Responsive Web Design

A book you’d hate to let out of your sight (aka a book you never let someone borrow)?

Wild At Heart

Most beat up book?

Wild At Heart


Most pristine book?

How To Speak Wookie?

A book from your childhood?


A book that’s not actually your book?

Spiritual Leadership, Crazy Love, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy

A book with a special/different cover (e.g. leather bound, soft fuzzy cover etc.)?

American Sign Language class workbook has an odd paper spiral-ish binding

Book that’s been on your shelf the longest that you STILL haven’t read?

Most of them…

Any signed books?

No, but I have sign books…?