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Book
A Book

Type

Item

Stackable

Yes (64)

Placeable

No

First Appearance

Update 0.3.0

Books are Items added in Update 0.3.0.

Obtaining

Books can be naturally found in Strongholds or can be crafted in a Crafting Table

Crafting

Usage

Books can be used to craft Bookshelves and Enchantments Tables. After Update 1.0.4, Books can also be Traded for Emeralds.

Trivia

  • Before Update 0.12.1, crafting Books required only 3 paper.
  • Books cannot currently be written in, however this may be added in a future update.
  • Breaking a bookshelf will yield Books instead of the actual bookshelf unless a Tool enchanted with Silk Touch is used.
  • Books can also be found in Village Libraries in the form of bookshelves.
  • After Update 0.12.1, books can be Enchanted.
    • Enchanting a book in an enchantment table will yield the chosen enchantment as well as a possibility for 1-2 extra enchantments.
    • Enchanted Books can also be found while Fishing, however they are very rare.

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