Add-Ons: Open Shelves When you want cookbooks close at hand, provide shelves at least 10 inches deep and 12 inches high, or size them to your biggest books. An attached bookcase can add 20 percent to the island's cost. Similar to shown: Custom bookcase in painted maple; Plato Woodwork, Inc.
Ok, so apparently some people don't read in the bathroom. So, playing with a phone you put against your face is more ok? lol. Maybe the hubby would be more ok with something like instead of a bookshelf!