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Supply Store Valentine's Day Sale

February 12, 2010:
Some of you may have noticed lower prices in the BookCrossing Supply Store of late and thought your eyes might be deceiving you. It's no mistake. There are big changes coming to the Supply Store s...

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Books on Shirts. Shirts on a Mission.

February 12, 2010:
There’s a saying, "Never judge a book by its cover", but how about if the book cover appears on T-shirts? BookCrossing's new...

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Here, There, (Almost) Everywhere: 2010 Anniversary Convention and UnConventions

February 12, 2010:
If you wish to fill your holidays with adventure this year, why not plan some trips around BookCrossing? You could begin your grand tour by visiting Amsterdam, The Netherlands (16-18 April) for the 2010 Anniversary Convention, BookCrossing's ...

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Fall in Love With BookCrossing

February 12, 2010:
What happens when you put BookCrossing and Valentine's Day together? If you're in Birmingham, UK the answer is A Novel Way to Find Love. On February 14, BookCrossers and other book enthusiasts will gather at Urban Coffee to try speed-dating, ...

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World's Smallest Library: Telephone Box-turned-Book Exchange

January 24, 2010:
The village of Westbury-sub-Mendip (population 800), in Somerset, UK, has shown that, once again, necessity is the mother of invention. When the mobile library stopped visiting ...

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Introducing: ABCG2G (A BookCrosser's Guide to the Galaxy)

January 23, 2010:
It's sometimes tough when a friend asks, "So what exactly is BookCrossing?" Suddenly, you're stumped for words, tongue-tied at having to exp...

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BC Auction: Reading is for the Young And Old

January 15, 2010:
Reading is for the young and old, and so is this eBay auction! Last month, we held our Fourth Bookplate Artwork eBay Auction. It was so much fun, we'r...

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Ballycumber on Tour: Destination Harwell Village

January 12, 2010:
Villagers in the Harwell Village surrounds in England may have done a double-take when a special visitor came to the area. No doubt inspired by the travelling adventures of lytteltonwitch<...

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Revamping The Three Rs: Remember the Rs

January 12, 2010:
Back in the early days of BookCrossing, the phrase "The Three Rs" was coined to help folks remember to Read, Register and Release. People loved the simplicity of the phrase -- right up until the time newbies caught registered books and re-r...

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Available Now in the Supply Store: Coffee Shop Bookplate

January 12, 2010:
Our newest label comes from the talented brush of artist Vince Cusomato (who also brought us the popular Africa label). It portrays an image familiar to any BookCrosser who has left a book...

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Destination -- Wherever You Want! January's Classroom Corner Winner

January 12, 2010:
January's Classroom Corner winner is Nick Perry for his essay, Destination: Wherever You Want. Nick attends Thomas A. Edison High School in Alexandria, Vi...

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BookCrossing Photo of the Month: RockPuppy Rocks!

December 14, 2009:
Some say it's a dog-eat-dog world, but perhaps it's more like a dog-read-dog world. Congratulations to RockDg9...

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Classroom Corner Winner: This Time Will Be Different!

December 10, 2009:
We're pleased to bring you December's Classroom Corner winner: Ctychic's This Time Will Be Different...

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BookCrossing Monopoly: Play Along

December 10, 2009:
On a board where streets are wild release locations and jail is an OBCZ (who wouldn't prefer that?), the Dutch forum is once again playing BookCrossing Monopoly. The...

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BookCrossing Supply Store's Year-End Extravaganza!!!

December 3, 2009:
BookCrossers, you're the cheese to our macaroni; the bangers to our mash; the Vegemite to our bread; and the glass of milk to our chocolate chip cookie! Because we appreciate you so much, we are offering a free gift with every order placed du...

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6,000,000 Books Registered and Going Strong

December 1, 2009:
Another BookCrossing milestone was reached on November 26 when our 6,000,000th book was registered. Since 2005, when we approached the goal of having 1,000,000 books registered on our website, BookCrossers have watched eagerly to see all those zeros ...

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Lovely Book and Lovely Movie: The Lovely Bones

November 23, 2009:
Pop the popcorn and prepare yourselves: Paramount's North American release of the movie of Alice Sebold's The Lovely Bones is almost here*. This story of love, grief, forgiveness and hope has t...

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Retiring the Red Pencil: Thank you Antof9

November 11, 2009:
She's been our go-to girl for grammar questions. She's lassoed errant apostrophes into place and tamed the wild ellipsis. It's been her keen eye that spotted the convoluted and confusing, then helped turn those words into clear, readable text. She he...

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Read Our First Classroom Corner Essay Contest Winner

November 11, 2009:
Last month, we announced a new segment of the Newsletter and a contest for students, teachers and like-minded souls: Classroom Corner. For complete guidelines and information, please see the article more 

In Search of Member Generated Ballycumber/BookCrossing Designs

November 11, 2009:
We know they're out there -- marvelous images that that you've created to illustrate your homemade labels, bookmarks, stickers, and other BookCrossing related items. Here's a chance to help us and to get some BC cash back for your efforts. Send us yo...

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