The Art of Book Stacking In Japan Borders on Architecture, Origami

In What's the Buzz by Edward Nawotka

By Publishing Perspectives

Sure, the Seattle Public Library’s world-record breaking “book domino chain” is awesome, but how about these amazing shots of book stack architecture from bookstores in Japan. Of course, this type of display — while awe inspiring — might just scare off potential customers.

Now what I’d really like to see is some book stack origami! Click through to Rocketnews24 for more images.

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Thanks to The Digital Reader for the link.

About the Author

Edward Nawotka

A widely published critic and essayist, Edward Nawotka serves as a speaker, educator and consultant for institutions and businesses involved in the global publishing and content industries. He was also editor-in-chief of Publishing Perspectives since the launch of the publication in 2009 until January 2016.