These spaces are a bibliophile’s dream.

1. This minimal reading corner with floor-to-ceiling bookcases.

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2. This blue-hued space that also includes a table for two.

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3. Or this sophisticated retreat with the books shelved backwards (controversial, we know).

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4. This open doorway flanked by tall and narrow built-ins.

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5. This kid-friendly library with a table for completing homework assignments.

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6. This ROYGBIV-ordered collection in a diamond-shaped shelving unit.

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7. This sun-drenched reading area with a cozy window seat.

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8. This hallway library that makes it easy to find the book you’re looking for.

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9. This asymmetrical bookcase design that creates an instant focal point.

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10. And this eclectic reading space featuring bold color combos.

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11. This whimsical loft that’s brimming with books and twinkle lights.

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12. This welcoming space that perfectly balances masculine and feminine decor styles.

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13. This traditional home-office-meets-home-library with well-styled shelves.

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14. Or this bedroom library that makes it easy to get a few chapters in before bed.

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15. This vibrant teal library with an almost-hidden door.

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16. This small Parisian apartment that utilizes floating shelves.

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17. This elegant, moody space filled with power clashing patterns.

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18. This adorable kids’ reading corner that encourages learning.

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19. And finally, this crazy creative staircase with reading material on every level.

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