Give your little ones a special place to keep their books and watch them get psyched for story time, every time. From adjustable designs to staircase storage, these reading centers have it all…and then some. Click through the slideshow and check out 16 incredible bookcases to jump start the imagination.

Nautilus Bookcase

Kids books can be short and fat, slim and long, or big and wide, so when Eric Wilhelm, the founder of Instructables decided to build a bookcase for his kiddo’s books, he decided to make a nautilus-inspired unit with shelves of different sizes. A project for serious DIYers, find the tutorial for this amazing design over at Instructables.

photo: Eric Wilhelm via Instructables

Which of these unbelievable bookcases is your favorite? Let us know in the comments section below! 

— Claire Schillings & Gabby Cullen