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Friday photo: Doull Books

This unique bit of book sculpture is one of the attractions of the used bookstore John W. Doull, Bookseller in Halifax, or JWD’s, as it is fondly known by Haligonians. Although it may look like someone shot a cannon through the store, the installation was actually created using a table saw to cut through books that were glued and screwed together and then placed in the wall. (Photo courtesy of Flickr pool member — and bookstore owner — John W. Doull)

Every Friday, Quillblog highlights a recent photo from our new Quill & Quire Flickr Pool. Have you recently attended a book reading, library event, or author appearance? If you’ve got photos of the Canadian book scene, we’d love to see them. Sign up through Flickr and submit your images.