Check Out These Bookends to Add to Your Shopping List

One of the things I like to buy for my fellow bookish friends and family are book accouterments, such as bookends. So I’ve scoped out some pretty fun bookends.

This sperm whale bookend pair would look lovely holding up some vintage classics.

Antique-effect silver leaf sperm whale bookends

Birds! On pedestals! On books!

Birds on pedestals on books bookends

I’m an octopus fan and now that I’ve seen these cast iron octopus bookends, I’m trying to talk myself out of, ahem, “needing” them.

Cast-iron octopus bookends

Staying with the animal theme, check out these howling wolf bookends.

Howling wolf bookends

My grandmother loved owls so I have a soft spot for these owl bookends.

Owls atop books bookends

There are more than a few skull-themed pieces of decor in my apartment and I’m definitely eyeing these neanderthal skull bookends.

Neanderthal skull bookends

I really love these vintage-looking typewriter bookends.

Vintage-look typewriter bookends

This cast iron arrow bookend pair is also totally relevant to my interests

Cast iron metal arrow bookends

I desperately want these bookends that look like a stack of books and contain 3 hidden drawers.

Bookends with three small drawers disguised as books

I also want these similar hidden-drawer bookends with two drawers.

Wooden bookends with two drawers disguised as books

So many books, so little time bookends is my lifetime mood.

So many books so little time metal bookends

This metal bookshop marquee sign bookend is so adorable!

Books welcome bookshop marquee sign bookend

Metal bookends shaped like the word book are pretty fun!

Bookends made of the word book in metal

Or maybe these bookends that say “book” but more in a square shape.

Bookends made of the word book written in square in metal

Happy shopping!

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