Hop on the Book Train


This past January, the Book Train began regularly scheduled daily runs in Korea’s Gyeonggi-do Province outside of Seoul. One car of each train is lined with book shelves stocked with everything from children’s books and poetry to novels and contemporary nonfiction for borrowers.¬†There are also devices available for downloading free ebooks. The Book Tain also hosts author readings and other live book events. What a great way to de-stress the commute.






photos by Sohn JiAe

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3 Responses to Hop on the Book Train

  1. wauw that’s awesome!!!!

  2. This just wonderful. If only they did this on my commute! Bronte

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