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Recent press mentions of Juniper Books as well as news about the company.

Real Simple Magazine Custom Penguin Set

Juniper Books in Real Simple Magazine

We are thrilled to be in the current issue of Real Simple Magazine in the “Gifts for Readers” section. If you are looking for that product please CLICK HERE.  The idea is simple – the Penguin Classics series features 32 true classics in decorative hardcover bindings designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith.  We stock them all and […]

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Juniper Books Wins Best of Boulder Award

Custom Leather Bindings - Three Vintage Works

Press Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Juniper Books LLC Receives 2012 Best of Boulder Award Boulder Award Program Honors the Achievement BOULDER July 19, 2012 — Juniper Books LLC has been selected for the 2012 Best of Boulder Award in the Bookbinding Services category by the Boulder Award Program. Each year, the Boulder Award Program identifies […]

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Juniper Books on Amazon.com

Puffin Classics Set of 5 Girls Books

While some folks in the book buying world are not fans of the online retailing giant, I have long appreciated the convenience and value proposition Amazon provides.  As a general principal, I also believe that the more books there are in the world, the better – if you buy the books from Juniper Books, or […]

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New Photos, New Projects, New Products

Coming Soon - New Photos, Projects and Products

2012 has been an incredibly busy and successful year at Juniper Books.  In fact we have been so busy filling orders the past several months that our website simply has not kept up to date with all of our offerings. Over the next few weeks we will be trying to catch up by: Adding new […]

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New Book Sets – August 2012

It has been a very busy summer at Juniper Books on all fronts.  In June I had the opportunity to visit some projects I have worked on including the Hotel Lorien and Halstead Square in Virginia and The Hotel NoMad in New York City.  I will be posting new photos of these projects very soon. […]

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Today Show Feature

Our Cook’s Books set was featured on the Today Show on June 14th, as part of the Real Simple Gift Guide segment. To buy the books as seen on TV please click on the photos below.   We also offer additional color variations and personalization options.  See the orange version, pink set, and personalized options […]

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Cook’s Books Set in Real Simple Magazine

Our Cook’s Books set is featured in the June 2012 issue of Real Simple.  See p53, the “For Weddings gift guide”. To buy the books, please click here. We also offer color variations and personalization options.  See the orange version, pink set, and personalized options in our store. We also have made brand new versions […]

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Oscars Green Room Press Release

Juniper Books Oscars Green Room Library

Nominees and presenters in the Academy Awards® Green Room this year will be treated to a visual timeline of film history in a way no one has ever seen before.  Custom library designer Thatcher Wine of Juniper Books created a unique library for the shelves in the Waldo Fernandez designed Architectural Digest Green Room. The […]

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Press Coverage of the Green Room

Maria Menounos interviews Kelly Ripa in the Green Room

We were thrilled to be a part of the Architectural Digest Greenroom at the 84th Academy Awards® designed by Waldo Fernandez.   The bookshelves are very much the physical center of the room and a very unique feature that no one has ever seen before – so they definitely will make an impression on anyone who […]

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Holiday Party 2011

Cedar and Friends Playing in the Kids Book Fort

On December 11th we hosted our second annual Juniper Books holiday warehouse party.  We had a great turnout of friends, customers, local designers, retailers, booksellers, and various others in our local network.  Thanks to everyone who attended.  If you are in the Denver/Boulder area next December and interested in what we are doing, send me […]

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Goop Holiday Gift Guide

Goop.com Holiday Gift Guide

An old friend said some nice things about my business this week and I really appreciated it.  When that friend happens to be Gwyneth Paltrow, a few thousand people paid attention! We were featured in Goop.com’s Holiday Gift Guide  - two of our new products specifically: our set of 5 cookbooks in blue book jackets that […]

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Juniper Books VandM Sale

Beautiful Literary Classics

Ten years ago when I first started selling books online as a hobby, it was a new world for booksellers, you didn’t have to have a bricks-and-mortar store.  While many were drawn to the the “charm” of having a bookstore and chatting with customers all day long, that concept never interested me – reaching customers […]

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Buying our books – one set at a time

This fall marks 10 years since I got into the book business.  It’s been an amazing evolution from occasional online seller of things rare and collectible to being referred to as a “library artist.”  These days, my time is mainly spent working on projects involving thousands of books for complete libraries and creative installations.  However, […]

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Books and Bikes – Thatcher Takes a Ride

Bookshelf with Liquigas Rider on Book Spines

As Hurricane / Tropical Storm Irene pounds the East Coast (I grew up in New York City), I’m here in Boulder, Colorado enjoying another day of sunshine and reflecting on the past 10 years of living in such a beautiful place.  I primarily moved here for the lifestyle – the skiing, biking, hiking, etc. – […]

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Thatcher in the Dartmouth Alumni Magazine

Dartmouth Alumni Magazine

The New York Times called Thatcher Wine ’94 a “library artist” in an article last January. The one-time Internet entrepreneur who now runs Juniper Books from a Boulder, Colorado, warehouse, says he creates “book solutions” for designers and decorators. He spent a year collecting 2,000 white vellum and cream-colored leatherbound books for a gentleman’s library, […]

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Juniper Books in the New York Times!

Barry Wine reading New York Times Article About Thatcher Wine

    It’s been almost six months since the big article on what I’m doing with books came out on Thursday January 6th, in the New York Times.  It was a great article by Penelope Green.  Plus the story was accompanied by a fantastic slideshow – a Times photographer visited our warehouse in Boulder and […]

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Juniper Books Goes to China!

Bund Pictorial Article on Juniper Books

We’ve been fortunate this year to have a couple stories written about our business in Chinese publications.  I have yet to see a flood of orders from Chinese customers looking to build a library of leather bound books, or a curated library of literary classics for their shelves in Shanghai (or Dubai, or New York, […]

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Juniper Books at the Pasadena Showcase House

We were flattered to be asked by designer Julie Kays to provide some books for her Lady’s Study at the Pasadena Showcase House of Design in Pasadena, California.  The Show house just opened yesterday and runs through May 15th.  It’s for a good cause so if you are in Southern California please visit! http://www.pasadenashowcase.org/ The […]

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bar III pop-up shop photos

Juniper Books supplied the Macy*s visual team with thousands of our custom wrapped white books and several stacks of our custom printed book jackets with their models on them.  I must say that the models – Elizabeth, Rumi and Josh – were really easy to work with!  (at least their photoshop files were . . […]

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Juniper Books Helps Macys with the bar III Pop Up Shop!

The bar III pop up shop was unveiled in New York City today (156 5th Ave.)  Our books are a huge part of the visual merchandising of the store! Thousands of our custom white wrapped books feature prominently in the store and we produced several stacks of custom book jackets with images of their models […]

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Veranda Vellum Volumes

Juniper Books is excited to be in the January/February 2011 edition of the wonderful interior design publication Veranda – see us in their New & Noteworthy section (page 16.) The photo in the magazine shows both our real antique vellum books next to the simulated vellum covers that can be put on any books. We […]

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New York Times Article Featured and Discussed on Other Sites

Thatcher Wine in Juniper Books Warehouse

Since The New York Times article came out a week ago, I’ve gotten hundreds of phone calls and e-mails from friends, designers, homeowners, booksellers, bookbinders, graphic artists, potential employees, general fans, and lots of others!  I’m very flattered and have tried to answer every one of them quickly.  The article was also widely discussed on […]

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Details and Links Re: New York Times Story

It’s been a busy day and exciting day here!  The story in the New York Times is wonderful and I’ve heard from old friends, past clients, new fans, etc. If you didn’t see the article, here is a link to the article, and a separate link to the slideshow: Selling a Book By Its Cover […]

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Juniper Books Holiday Party 2010

On Sunday December 12, we invited a few friends, family, neighbors, customers, and suppliers to our warehouse for our first annual holiday party!  The turnout was great, the food delicious, and it was a lot of fun for everyone.  My kids had a great time hosting their friends while their parents browsed the warehouse. There […]

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TV Story on Juniper Books’ Custom Libraries

Gary Shapiro interviews Thatcher about Custom Libraries and Decorative Books

Back in October, a crew from 9 News in Denver came up to visit our warehouse in North Boulder for the day.  Gary Shapiro, the morning anchor, had read about Juniper Books in The Daily Camera a few days earlier and thought it would make for a good TV feature.  We agreed! For a link […]

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Great Article in the Boulder Daily Camera

Boulder man creates customized home libraries By Cindy Sutter Camera Staff Writer Posted: 10/11/2010 03:38:18 PM MDT Thatcher Wine, owner of Juniper Books, counts a collection of books he is putting together for a client’s library at his shop in Boulder. Wine designs and curates custom home libraries. ( MARK LEFFINGWELL ) Thatcher Wine designed this […]

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From Styleture: 5 Reasons to Have a Home Book Library

5 Reasons to Have a Home Book Library September 2nd, 2010 After reading the title of this post you might be asking yourself, “Get with the times, buddy – I just bought an iPad. Why on earth would I need something as antiquated as a book library in my home?” Well this post will attempt […]

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