Bookshelf Champion

The Zoom era has inspired a ‘Bookshelf Championship’ in Portugal. While you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, it seems you can judge a pundit by his books. Watching the news during the COVID-19 Crisis, you’ll notice that sleek sets and interesting locations have, in many cases, been replaced by backdrops of bookshelves in home libraries and home offices, and viewers are checking out those book titles! Learn more at Atlas Obscura.