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10 Purses That Are Brilliantly Disguised As Books

Wear your literature loud and proud.

Most bookworms store their favorite titles on the shelf, not on their sleeve. But it turns out some of the world’s most page-turning stories also make for head-turning totes we could totally rock outside of the library.

Some of the bags below are even upcycled from real used books: If you’d like to make your own, here’s how. If not, consider these classy bags you can buy:

Etsy/krukrustudio
Harry Potter book bag, $105 on Etsy
Etsy/krukrustudio
Little Prince book purse, $105 on Etsy
Etsy/Geeekalicious
Robin Hood book purse, $68 on Etsy
Etsy/klinedesignutah
Upcycled Hardy Boys book purse, $40 on Etsy
Etsy/NovelCreations
To Kill A Mockingbird recycled book purse, $65 on Etsy
Etsy/BookClutchStore
Pride and Prejudice velvet clutch, $170.69 on Etsy
ModCloth
Apothecary On bag, $59.99 on ModCloth
Etsy/vivalasvixens
Literary book clutch, $84 on Etsy
ThinkGeek
Olde book purse, $39.99 on ThinkGeek
Etsy/klinedesignutah
Upcycled Mutiny on the Bounty book purse, $40 on Etsy
Black Bags Under $100