Reading is one of the most comfortable and lovable past time hobby of a lot of people. In fact, a lot of book readers would be overjoyed to learn that Turkey garbage men have set up their own library; and their innovative idea of how they did so, will totally astound you.
A few garbage men in the city of Ankara felt that books are something that shouldn’t be thrown in the garbage. Hence, they started to collect books that are being thrown in the trash. After collecting a lot of books from garbage, they decided to set up a library.
The trash collector’s library
Many people loved the entire idea of setting up a library from old books, they are visiting the library on a regular basis now.
Although, the idea of having a library is a dream come true; but we still wonder who would be throwing books after reading them?
Jokes apart, these smart men gathered all these books and their small library in Ankara is highly influential and many people are always crazed up to visit them.
It is truly inspiring to see how a small initiative and innovation can bring such great change in the lives of so many people. This inspiring library of Ankara is becoming the talk of the town recently. People are amazed at the idea and many are often seen lining up to get a peak.
According to the owners, these books are really in good condition and when they found them in the trash they were hurt to see how people are disrespecting the art of writing.
Hence, many all of them began to collect and keep all the books aside. When they had a bundle of them, it was time to put the collection to a good use. Hence, the trash of some became the treasure for many book lovers.
Above all, we can’t wait to learn more about this literary paradise. In fact, we are curious, how many of you would be booking your tickets to Turkey to witness this wonder?
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