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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

National Book Lovers Day is August 9th!

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Fun facts:

*The very first books used parchment or 
vellum (calf skin) for the book pages.
*The book covers were made of wood and often covered with leather.

*The books were fitted with clasps or straps.
*Public libraries appeared in the Middle Ages.
*Books in public libraries were often chained to a bookshelf or a desk to prevent theft.

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