Posted on 03/25/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
It’s a bookworm’s worst nightmare: A Brooklyn man is being threatened with eviction for having too many books.
Though his landlord asserts that his collection of books, papers, posters, and other items is a fire hazard, Ben Hammer insists he’s not a hoarder — he just really loves books.
Hammer also told the New York Daily News that he suspects the landlord wants him out because of the rent freeze he had obtained.
If you’re willing to risk bad dreams, you can read more about Hammer’s conundrum in the Daily News.
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