How to Find the Value of Old Books

That old book in your attic may not be worth much to you, but it might be worth a lot to a potential buyer. For instance, a rare first edition of Charles Darwin’s “On the Origin of Species” was auctioned off for $ 150,000 in 2011.[1] Even if you don’t have this kind of treasure(…)


Notable Board Books

Music benefits people. From toddlers to seniors, music enhances moods, promotes health, and stimulates memory. Recently I shared a children’s musical board book with my mother who has Alzheimer’s. I was amazed at how alert and happy she became when she heard the familiar songs. Wouldn’t it be wonder…By: authorswithapps Continue Reading » Instructables: exploring(…)


How to Buy Cheap Books

Do you love to read, but lack the budget to buy a lot of new ones? Walking into a large bookstore, it can seem like all the new and exciting books you want to read are just too expensive for you to own. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to acquire inexpensive books, whether(…)


DIY Clock From Travel Books

I found a whole bunch of old Lonely Planet travel books at the second hand store and knew I wanted to turn them into something nice. Since I still needed a clock for my craft room, I proceeded to make a unique travel book clock. The books are from the late 90s and probably not(…)