A Passion for Books: A Book Lover's Treasury of Stories, Essays, Humor, Lore, and Lists on Collecting, Reading, Borrowing, Lending, Caring for, and Appreciating Books is by Harold Rabinowitz and Rob Kaplan. Exactly what the title says it is, a charming assortment of essays, stories, and lists about everything to do with books. The forward is by Ray Bradbury and the essays and stories are by an assortment of bibliophiles. If you don't understand book lovers read this book, it may help you; if you are a bibliomaniac - you are not alone.
Ratings: 9th grade - 9 out of 10.