Bookplates, also known as Ex Libris, are usually small prints or stamps to indicate who a book belongs too. These commissioned illustrations were made using the owner's name or monogram and a motif personalised to each.
Among the gently mad but eternally passionate, Gerald has been wrangling rare books all his life into a fine collection all his life.
Mary and Jamie met dance classes neither of them signed up for but combined their libraries after they became engaged.
The surname Roth is the Germanic for Red, Oskar likes foxes too.
In lieu of hiking in the wilderness, Kenneth often escapes into a good book. At least until the weather clears up.
Isabelle is an avid reader of romantic fiction and period dramas. Her black cat also happens to be named Storm.