Learn in this tutorial how to craft a book. Books are an important item in Minecraft for enchanting, making bookshelves, enchanting tables, and the book and quill recipe.
In addition to being craftable, books can be found in stronghold libraries and in village house chests in the plains and desert biomes. Books are also found in some shipwreck chests. Books drop when a bookshelf is destroyed.
Enchanted books are a special type of book which can enchant items with powerful spells. To make an enchanted book you need to make a regular book first.
Minecraft Book Recipe
Making a book requires 3 paper, 1 leather and a crafting table. You can combine them in any pattern. Learn how to make paper so you can make a book.
How to Make A Bookshelf in Minecraft
The bookshelf recipe requires 3 books and 6 wood planks. Combine the ingredients on a crafting table. Any type of wood planks will work.
Minecraft Book and Quill
To make a book and quill add a book, a feather and an ink sac together on a crafting table in any order.
How to Make a Book in Minecraft
- Gather 3 paper and one leather.
Make paper from sugar cane found near water.
- Combine 3 paper and leather on a crafting table.
You can use your new books to create bookshelves or enchant them on an enchanting table.
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