It is well said that books are the best friends of us, humans. And as we say this, we tend to read more and more books to entertain ourselves. And during the widespread lockdown, many of us have indulged in such activities like reading or writing books to keep ourselves busy. But, just think of getting an unexpected surprise in the book you are reading. Seems so amazing, right?
But, once you go through this article, you will probably believe that books are treasures full of unique findings. The second-hand books that we come across do not only surprise us with texts but also with some never seen things. Some of them include a pair of glasses or a letter that someone might have completely forgotten and left between the pages of the book.
Think if you also get such perks of reading a book, will you leave a chance? If you ask us, we’ll probably read more and more then. And you’ll too agree with us once you scroll below. Check out the list of all such unexpected things found in the books curated below.
#1 Passing on the share of little surprise to the next reader
#2 Just picked up a book with a photograph & autograph by the Author
#3 Leaf covers that show the book is about 200-year-old
#4 A Sweet Poem hidden in a 1949 Children’s book
#5 A Store has a wall that showcases all forgotten bookmarks
#6 A note found in “The Book Of Outdoor Gardening”
#7 My son found a 100-year-old report card in his Library book
#8 The former owner of these glasses might be looking for them in several books
#9 In a vintage Hemingway
#10 The second-hand books hide some beautiful memories too
#11 A dried lizard found between the pages of a book
#12 A surprise perk hidden in the shelves of a Cafe
#13 Found in an 1860s Bible
#14 The books contain beautiful photos too, like this one from Alaska
#15 The neat little metal bookmark
#16 A 1970s plane ticket
#17 Don’t think it’s real money!
#18 A 108-year-old fair ticket used as a bookmark
#19 A guy in Japanese class found this at the back of the book
#20 We found this lovely lady in the book we listed yesterday
#21 Received at our donation center
#22 The library books are full of cool surprises
#23 A special message and a coin!
#24 A key tied to a string, found in a sealed envelope
#25 The charming handmade bookmarks enclosed in beautiful books
#26 Found a Dog License from 1919 in “The Oregon Trail”
#27 Found in an 1860s era Bible
#28 A 30-year-old Ticket Stub to Van Halen’s Monsters of Rock Tour
#29 My collection of unseen things found in second-hand books
#30 A dead bookworm captured between the pages
#31 What are these Save Buttons doing at the back of my book?
#32 The cutest item to lighten up the mood while reading
#33 Found in my copy of “Moby-Dick”
#34 A book from 1833 carrying lots of pressed flowers and leaves
#35 Finding an old book to read could be so beneficial!
Now, that you have seen all these unexpected pictures, you’ll probably want to find such things encapsulated in the pages of such second-hand books. And we too would recommend you to read a book at least once. We hope you will also come across a unique item placed in a second-hand book. Happy reading!