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Project by gtpreacher posted 08-30-2016 04:42 AM 1012 views 0 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I built this little library from the plan in a recent Wood Magazine issue, and we intend to share the books we have already enjoyed with other folks in our neighborhood. We have lots of joggers, walkers, and dog walkers who use the sidewalk that passes our house, so we figure the library will get plenty of use. The last shot shows the little librarian.

-- Phil, North Carolina





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#1 posted 08-30-2016 09:44 AM

Great looking project!

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Ron Aylor

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#2 posted 08-30-2016 01:49 PM

Good job … welcome to the fold! I just love the LFL movement! I just posted my own Little Free Library

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#3 posted 08-30-2016 02:26 PM

Looks great. I have one in progress right now.

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#4 posted 08-30-2016 02:54 PM

Very interesting idea and concept of sharing books. I wonder if this could work in my country.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 08-30-2016 08:46 PM

Ours is getting a fair amount of traffic—unlike you, I made mine as quickly as possible. Started on a saturday and had it in the ground on Sunday afternoon.

-- "Man is the only animal which devours his own, for I can apply no milder term to the general prey of the rich on the poor." ~Thomas Jefferson

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#6 posted 08-30-2016 11:25 PM

Great looking free library! I like the overall look of it, and I really like the brass hardware you used! I’m sure it will get a lot of good use, and people will enjoy checking the books out!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#7 posted 08-31-2016 09:29 AM

Why dont people just go to the library?

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#8 posted 09-07-2016 03:57 AM

Nice job!

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#9 posted 09-12-2016 11:42 AM

Nice one. Read on.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed. Kentuk55@yahoo.com

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