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I sniff books

It's a lovely, woody, pulpy, glue-y smell.

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Smell of Kindle, Not the Same 2 Replies

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Comment by Cristina Ruiz on June 12, 2012 at 3:13pm

I took a sniff at a the library Great Gatsby book... it oddly smelled like villiana outside but on the inside it smelled like recycled elephant poop paper.( it's not as bad as it sounds) I actully smelled elephant poop paper and it smells like leaves.

Comment by aj on June 8, 2012 at 9:37pm

soooo i thought i would share a vlog with you guys. it has a lot of books and some sniffing.

http://www.youtube.com/user/ajsmusicmadness?feature=mhee

Comment by Alexandra Plance on June 4, 2012 at 8:02am

Has anyone ever noticed that textbooks are generally stinky, even the new ones? They just don't smell like books.

Comment by Sophie on May 7, 2012 at 1:28pm

Lately I bought a second-hand old book. That one defenitely smells the best! It's from 1975 or somewhere around it:)

Comment by Lucy on April 19, 2012 at 4:00pm

I found my great grandfathers copy of The Catcher in The Rye and it smells the best. The older the book, the better it smells.

Comment by Pancakelanding on March 7, 2012 at 5:37am

sorry this has nothing to do with the group but I just want everyone to know

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4MnpzG5Sqc

share this with everyone

make Kony famous

Comment by Hanine ϟ on February 7, 2012 at 4:21pm

@Zeeshan It's perfect :D I accidentally hurt my nose 3 times while sniffing it the day I got it. Haha.

Comment by Devina on February 7, 2012 at 4:05pm

I have a lot of books in my house that are 40 years old or more due to my dad. I found one that was nearly falling apart and had yellow pages and smelled it. It smelled like the usual booky smell mixed with dust and history and awesome. Sensory overload. Also I'm among those who sniffed TFiOS before reading.

Comment by Zeeshan Ali on February 7, 2012 at 2:10pm

@Hanine I have just sniffed my copy of The Fault in Our Stars and can confirm that it smells as beautiful :D

Comment by Hanine ϟ on February 7, 2012 at 1:48pm

None of my classmates understand my love for book sniffing. One of them even said that my The Fault in Our Stars copy smells like expired vinegar.

 

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