We happened upon this little box of wonder while walking around Venice, California. The concept is simple — leave a book, take a book — but the consequences can be far-reaching. We spend more and more of our time indoors, not interacting with our neighbors, staring at little screens. Technology is great. A/C is a gift of the gods. But sharing with your neighbors and reading good books — that’s been magic for centuries.
Print isn’t dead. It’s waiting for you by the crabgrass.