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What your bookshelf says about you

by Kate Watt, Marketing Manager 3 September 2015

As the Brisbane Writer’s Festival kicks off this week it’s a good time to ponder what your bookshelf reveals about you.

Tucked away in a little used corner of your house, your bookshelf might not capture much of your daily attention, but warns you should think about what your bookshelf tells your visitors.

Even more intriguing is what your date’s bookshelf might say about them.

Here’s a few tips from

Your date is a keeper if any of the following books appear on their shelves:

  • Harry Potter
  • Any cookbook
  • Essays in Love by Alain de Botton

Don’t make long term plans if you find these books:

  • Lonely Planet guides
  • Eat Pray Love
  • The Communist Manifesto

And if you find Fifty Shades of Grey amidst the collection, only you know if this is a turn on or a turn off.

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