Anne Bromer and Julian Edison have written the first popularized history on the subject of miniature books. Miniature Books: 4,000 Years of Tiny Treasures contains over 260 full-color illustrations and is the most comprehensive exploration of miniature books to date. The book has been published by Harry N. Abrams in association with The Grolier Club of New York.
The concept is simple: A house-shaped box in a neighborhood holds a few dozen books. Neighbors are invited to share a book, leave a book or both. The LFL almost always uses recycled materials for the custom libraries it sells online, for an average cost of $250 to $500, but it also offers plans for making your own .