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Pinterest is full of recipes, outfits, and intense Pinterest-y craft projects. But it’s also full of books.

Here’s a list of just some of the best Pinterest boards for us bookish types.


Random House has more than a million followers on Pinterest, and it’s because their boards are awesome.

Random House, Marvel Entertainment, Penguin Teen, Alfred A. Knopf, Penguin Books USA, Macmillan Kids, Penguin Books UK, Touchstone Books, Riverhead Books, Vintage Books & Anchor Books, Chronicle Books, Dutton Books, Workman Publishing, Gotham Books, Avery and Viking Studio, Fodor’s Travel, St. Martin’s Press, At Random, Grand Central Publishing, Usborne Publishing, Crown Publishing, Scholastic, Viking, Penguin Group, Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins Children’s, Little, Brown, and LB Kids.


Bookstores are great in real life and also on Pinterest.

Strand Book Store, Waterstones, Barnes & Noble, Open Books, and Powell’s Books.


Authors of every stripe can be found on Pinterest; writers of novels, cookbooks, memoirs, self help, and craft books.

Elizabeth Gilbert, Emma Straub, Janice Macleod, Sophie Uliano, E. Lockhart, Katie Higgins, Ali Sweeney, Austin Kleon, Jon Acuff, Martha Stewart, David Lebovitz, Ann Voskamp, Giada De Laurentiis, Holly Becker, Kris Carr, Elsie Larson, Ree Drummond, Alicia Paulson, Gretchen Rubin, Diane Keaton, Emily Freeman, Emily Giffin, and Rainbow Rowell.


Book Riot is on Pinterest, & so are a whole bunch of Book Riot contributors.

Bookish Love | Rachel Manwill

My Reading Life | Nikki Steele

The Book Worm Life | Rah Carter

Bookishness | Kate Scott

Books Worth Reading | Jessica Woodbury

Book Bound | Kim Udall

Readers | Becky Cole

Just for Books | Kristina Pino

Bookish | Christy Childers


Some of the best bookish boards on Pinterest aren’t from publishers or bookstores or authors, but from readers.

Book by it’s Cover | sfgirlbybay / Victoria Smith

Stationery and Office | Joy Cho / Oh Joy!

Literary | Jodi Harris

Bookshops | Book Patrol

Good Reads | sfgirlbybay / Victoria Smith

Pride and Prejudice | Jodi Harris

Boeken | Suzanne Zwaan

Covers | Olga Grlic

And 15 Fabulous Bookish Pinterest Boards found by Becky Cole.

I’m sure there are heaps more I’m missing, so do add your favorites in the comments…

Happy bookish pinning!


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