Photo gallery: The shelfie challenge - what do Dad’s Army, Robbie Williams and the Kray Twins have in common?

Ian Sherwood's shelfie

Ian Sherwood's shelfie - Credit: Archant

Dad's Army, Robbie Williams, John Peel, the Kray twins and even The Parish Councillor's Guide all make the list, but no-one has owned up to owning a copy of 50 Shades of Grey.

The EDP newsdesk's shelfie

The EDP newsdesk's shelfie - Credit: Archant

They are all among the books that have so far appeared in 'shelfies' - snapshots of someone's bookshelf - sent in by our readers.

Grant Harwood's modern bookshelf shelfie

Grant Harwood's modern bookshelf shelfie - Credit: Archant

View our photo gallery of readers' shelfies here

The idea was inspired by North Walsham High School as it celebrated World Book Day, and the shelfie is a book-lover's version of the 'selfie', a self-portrait people share on social media.

The idea was so popular at North Walsham High that we are asking our readers to share in the fun, and send us their own shelfie for our growing photo galley.

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Email your shelfie to or tweet it to him @geomr, and tell us what it reveals about you.

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