It's Book Lovers Day, my friends, and I know *JUST* how to celebrate!
Assuming you can convince your guests these are actually edible, of course:
(By Cloud 9 Cakes)
Terry Pratchett fans, prepare to have your jaws drop:
(By DeviantArt member Barracude-Bruce's wife)
Or maybe you'll just make stunned sputtering noises, like I did. :) Look at all that detail! Disc World has truly never looked sweeter.
This stunning Les Mis cake has little barricades at the four corners:
(By Cup A Dee Cakes)
Show of hands: who else is humming the soundtrack now?
A fun library design:
And another you'll never believe is cake, made for a Sylvia Plath fan:
(By Sweet Ruby Cakes)
I'm trying to imagine the time this must have taken - all those little keys! - and my mind is positively boggling.
Here's a classic:
(By Über Angel Cakes)
That Shakespeare portrait is hand-painted, and I'm loving the aged leather finish.
Or how about a more modern favorite?
I admit it: I haven't read The Fault In Our Stars, because I'm allergic to sad. I know enough to appreciate the cigarettes and some of the sayings, though, and this is truly Sweet.
Can't have a book lover's post without a little Potter magic, of course:
I'm delighted that these titles are actually books within books. Very meta.
Another classic, done to perfection:
(By Celebrate With Cake)
I think I speak for us all when I say: thank goodness they went with a rose instead of a horse head. :D
And finally, of all the incredible Sweets today, this is the one I had the most trouble believing was actually cake:
(By Ron Ben-Israel Cakes)
Because wow. Such a brilliant touch with the butterflies, too; they add so much life and color!
Happy Sunday, everyone! Now, let's all go curl up with a good book.