Tea Leaves and Book Bindings

A blog dedicated to books (with some tea thrown in there every once in a while).

My oh-so-devious plans to recruit the next generation of Tammy fans

startenthousand:

I supervise a 7th-grade study hall (because I teach 10th-12th graders, so that totally makes sense). But they’re, y’know, 7th graders. So they don’t actually have that much in the way of homework. Which means they end up with 20+ minutes where they have to sit quietly…

Reblog this please?

iwannabeyourprisonwife:

Manchester Dogs home was set on fire tonight by some sick individual. Over 40 dogs have already died and over 150 dogs have nowhere to go. They need as much support at possible. Please reblog this and donate if you can, so that the dogs that survived the fire can be cared for.

https://www.justgiving.com/dogshome/

(via bibliophilicwitch)

applecherry108:

A character can still be a great character without being a good person.

In fact, some of the best characters are terrible people.

Because a character’s worth should be based on how complex and interesting they are, not their morality if they were real.

(via booksarefriends)

bellemrdch:


HPShipweeks : Week 3 - Molly/Arthur

Molly and Arthur early in their marriage. Their love for each other is the absolute cutest. (Arthur couldn’t afford to buy flowers, so he picked them)

bellemrdch:

HPShipweeks : Week 3 - Molly/Arthur

Molly and Arthur early in their marriage. Their love for each other is the absolute cutest. (Arthur couldn’t afford to buy flowers, so he picked them)

(via booksandthesea)

neil-gaiman:

Beautiful.

neil-gaiman:

Beautiful.

(Source: importable, via booksandthesea)

http://book-a-holic7.tumblr.com/post/97155919515/fullofstoryshapes-neville-as-eventual

fullofstoryshapes:

Neville as eventual headmaster is very important to me though.

Neville, who thanks to his enduring friendship with Luna sees the vital importance of fostering interhouse relationships, downplays the rivalries between the houses without lessening the importance of

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i-need-that-seat:

iapollogise:

I love pirates because they have no concept on albeism. oh you have no leg? here have a peg leg. no hand?? well guess we gotta put a hook on that, give those sons of bitches a surprise. Blind in one eye, put an eyepatch on no one fucking cares, youre deaf??? go man the canons you glorious bastard.They dont care if youre disabled bcus as long as you can fuck shit up they literally dont fucking care.

I never thought about it this way. This is beautiful.

(via penguinsandicecream1957)

hogwartsisbiggerontheinside:

merlinsbearditsthedoctor:

airtrafficcontroller:

nudityandnerdery:

burntlikethesun:

JKR has released new Lockhart info AND IT’S ALL I’VE EVER WANTED TBH I’VE BEEN WAITING LIKE 2 YEARS FOR THIS DAY

Albus “I’ll give kids a year of substandard education for a vital class to get someone back for angering two of my friends” Dumbledore.

Dumbledore makes the best decisions. 

yo but the fact that dumbledore is a master manipulator was right there in front of us and im so angry it took me like 7 books to figure it out

Dumbledore is a passive aggressive king of manipulation like damn

hogwartsisbiggerontheinside:

merlinsbearditsthedoctor:

airtrafficcontroller:

nudityandnerdery:

burntlikethesun:

JKR has released new Lockhart info AND IT’S ALL I’VE EVER WANTED TBH I’VE BEEN WAITING LIKE 2 YEARS FOR THIS DAY

Albus “I’ll give kids a year of substandard education for a vital class to get someone back for angering two of my friends” Dumbledore.

Dumbledore makes the best decisions. 

yo but the fact that dumbledore is a master manipulator was right there in front of us and im so angry it took me like 7 books to figure it out

Dumbledore is a passive aggressive king of manipulation like damn

(via justalittlebookcrazy)