I've read all his books.
She wrote a book about the island's history.
I bought a book about Quebec.
an art/picture/children's/reference book
I like reading books in the library. (Skills for Life (Entry 1); A1; Turkish)
I need to get a composition/exercise book for writing class.
an order/address book
You have to bring with you some pencils for drawing and a drawing book. (Key English Test; A2; French)
I'll get a book of stamps when I go to the post office tomorrow.
You know, his desk is a mess but don't judge a book by it's cover, he does careful, detailed work.
I'm simply pointing out one should never judge a book by it's cover as things aren't alway[s] what they seem. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Portuguese)
The lawyers want to make sure we've done everything strictly by the book.
The upper-class people always do things by the book, follow the rules and the conventions and therefore are stand-offish and cold. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; French)
You need to book your flight before the fares go up.
Book early/in advance to get a good room.
The hotel is booked solid / fully booked for the next three weeks.
They told me that it's better to book a room in advance. (First Certificate in English; B2; Russian)
She booked me into a hotel uptown.
You all have been booked into the "Palace Hotel" which is one of the most comfortable [hotels] in town. (First Certificate in English; B2; Turkish)