Be kind to your books — and here’s how

Gary Price shares this helpful article from the San Mateo County Times:

“FAVORITE books are like old friends. Each time you pull one off a shelf for another visit, it rekindles important memories or feelings. So to suddenly discover the book has been damaged can be, at best, annoying, at worst, heartbreaking. The littlest things can break a spine, brown or tear pages or make them stick together. And using the wrong materials to repair the damage can make matters worse. A couple of book experts offer some tips about how to take better care of your books and increase their lifespan.”