This is an interesting idea. However, it makes you wonder about how the books will fare in the weather. I like the take a book and return it or leave another book idea. I also like the stage for public performances. It would be a great space in a warm-weather environment:
Avalon is a bustling little shore town in southern NJ. Our small population of 1800 expands to about 30,000 at the height of summer. We like to think that we serve them all and then some! Our goal is to make our library available to our patrons wherever they may roam.