Had to share this! What an amazing idea.
Books are just awesome. We’ve heard people say that physical books may be a thing of the past, but there’s something so very satisfying about picking up and reading a real good book.
There is even something special about giving that book to someone else, even someone you don’t even know.
A neighborhood in Berlin found a great new way to promote literacy and books. Residents of the area happilyparticipate in a free book exchange that happens in an unlikely and unique place.
This cluster of trees in the middle of a sidewalk is called “The Berlin Book Forest.”
These trees are used as a free book exchange for residents in the area.
There are a few shelves in the trees, with plastic covers to protect the books from any bad weather.
There are a variety of books exchanged in the kiosk, in both German and English, with genres ranging…
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