How about a guarantee of 15,000 free books, plus and endless possibility of more --to be found anywhere! The Guardian and Observer Book Swap promises just that, and more, during "Books Season".
Figure AHere is the scenario... on a lovely stroll through London, a quiet bench beckons you, on that bench is a book. You pick it up, open it to find a bookplate that says "This book now belongs to you"(see figure A)with a lovely note from a complete stranger. Inspired, you run home for books, print out bookplates, write notes to strangers and then leave them all over for other book lovers...
The Book Swap is Great: pass it on... "a chance for writers, readers, publishers to indulge in a grand act of recycling by taking a favourite book, inserting a tribute to its greatness, and leaving it in a public place to be found by someone new
We're working on connecting with friends across the Atlantic to help us take part. Interested in helping us? Send us an email. The Books for Walls Project will ship you a book, all you have to do is put it in a fun place in England --The Sisters have a few requests-- take a photo and help us tell the story --how fun is that?