The Merriam-Webster online dictionary defines analphabetic as lacking in education or the knowledge gained from books, and as one of my favourite literary characters commented:
“To the uneducated, an A is just three sticks.”
Books bring knowledge, adventure, excitement, companionship and so much more. They have been a huge part of my life and I recognise that I have been privileged to have that experience. Here is a little photo mosaic (hover to see the picture’s caption) to celebrate books and education.