Wow! This is gorgeous. Notice how it is created, the top is flush with the wall and the bottom stands out - just how a picture frame would be if you leaned it against the wall. This uses the ladder type idea.
The 20 most awesome animal bookcases, desks and end tables you can buy. They ship flat-packed and are easily assembled without nails or glue. More at http://www.ifitshipitshere.com/awesome-animal-furniture/
This farmhouse pine bookcase has been painted in Annie Sloan Country Grey with a lightened version of Provence inside. This living room staple is the perfect place to store your books and ornaments, with subtle pastel colours and pretty detailing. http://www.thetreasuretrove.co.uk/cabinets-and-storage/shabby-chic-pine-bookcase-with-bun-feet