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Today: Improbable Libraries

March 24th, 2015

Episode 225 of 1744 episodes

We've got used to hearing news of local libraries closing, but a new book explores the surprisingly innovative ways people have found to lend and borrow books. "Improbable Libraries" by Alex Johnson is a survey of the most unusual and intriguing libraries around the world. We speak to Alex Johnson and to Sara Wingate Gray who has travelled around North America and Europe with a library of 200 books in her rucksack.

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