7 Words About Books

Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions
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I’m taking a little break from vampires today to talk about one of my other favourite things: books.

Considering pretty much everyone has handled a book at least once, it’s funny that most of us aren’t fully versed in the names for their various parts. While you can probably confidently point out a cover or a page, did you know there’s a word for the blank strip of space between pages? What do you call that doodle on a book’s spine? And how does a book have a spine, anyway? Today we get an lesson on the anatomy of books…

Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, SPINE (noun)
Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, appendix
Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, GUTTER
Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, COLOPHON (Noun)
Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, EPIGRAPH (n)
Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, Preface
Words About Books, blog post by Aspasia S. Bissas, aspasiasbissas.com. Books, words, vocabulary, definitions, Ex Libris

Do you know other words about books? Share in the comments…

Did you catch the glimpse of my book in the images above? Get a copy and see for yourself…

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Love Lies Bleeding: SmashwordsBarnes & NobleKoboApple Books, Amazon
FREE Blood Magic: SmashwordsBarnes & NobleKoboApple Books
FREE Tooth & Claw: SmashwordsBarnes & NobleKoboApple Books

If you prefer paperback, use this link to order Love Lies Bleeding from Bookshop – a portion of each sale goes directly to independent bookstores, as well as to myself. Thank you for supporting indie! ♥

You can find out more about the history of these words here.

Cheers,

Aspasía S. Bissas

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