8 Reading Nooks to Get Lost In

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.” — Jorge Luis Borges

As summer quickly comes to a close, it’s time to buckle down and finish those summer reading lists!

With back-to-school around the corner, creating a reading nook in your home is one simple way to make homework a little more enjoyable.  Add comfy pillows and plenty of shelving to a small dedicated space in your home for a cozy reading lounge.

Here are 8 reading nooks that will make adults wish they had a required reading list to finish.

Turn an extra closet into the coziest of libraries!

Turn an extra closet into the coziest of libraries!

A treehouse library makes reading an adventure.

A treehouse library makes reading an adventure.

A sitting area near the bedroom is the perfect spot for a reading bench.

A sitting area near the bedroom is the perfect spot for a reading bench.

A bay window with a view makes for the perfect reading nook.

A bay window with a view makes for the perfect reading nook.

A stair landing becomes a mini-library.

A stair landing becomes a mini-library.

The favorite spot in the house for little book lovers.

The favorite spot in the house for little book lovers.

A sophisticated readers lounge with a view.

A sophisticated readers lounge with a view.

Dive into your summer read in a luxe lounge chair like this one!

Dive into your summer read in a luxe lounge chair like this one!

 

Victoria Keichinger is the Director, Brand Marketing for Coldwell Banker Real Estate. When she's not managing national media and advertising for the Coldwell Banker brand at work, she finds herself most at home in Jersey City, NJ with her pre-school crush turned spouse (and baby on the way). A true francophile, she loves to travel and will go anywhere there are ski slopes.

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