A bookstore gets a new cover

Pioneer Book before

 The new facade of the Pioneer Bookstore in Provo, Utah is all about the books.

In less than a week a group of decorative artists transformed the dreary storefront into a welcoming entrance covered in books.

Pioneer Book after

oh and they also have a pretty cool counter inside –

Pioneer Book inside

As to where the impetus for such a biblio-facade came from, look no further than this Kansas City Library:

Kansas City Library Book Wall

which then led to this jewel in the Ukraine:

Ukraine book wall

Previously on Book Patrol:
From Kansas City with Love: Painted Library Facade Makes its Way to Russia
The Book Wall at the Kansas City Public Library

Piece in the Daily Herald: Judging a bookstore by its cover: Pioneer Book gets facelift