Discarded books, paper, glue and assorted embellishments are all you need to start this rewarding craft! Turn old books into art! Beth Cote and Cindy Pestka share valuable tips on what to use and how to do it. Catch the Altered Book Craze. It will keep you turning pages! The supplies are simple... discarded books, paper, glue and assorted embellishments. You'll soon have altered books for every theme and season plus gifts for friends and special people.