How To Make Book In Minecraft

If you want to write information or make shelves in Minecraft, a Book is a required material. Today, we will show you how to craft a Book in Minecraft.
How To Make Book In Minecraft

Everything you need to make Book

Book in Minecraft is quite useful. They can be used for many important recipes, enchantment, and trading purposes. To craft Book is not that hard, you just need to farm some Sugarcanes and make a cow farm for a sustainable leather supply source.

  • 3x Paper
  • 1x Leather

How to craft Book in Minecraft

#1 Collect 3x Paper

Paper is a unique item that can only be crafted by using 3x Sugar Cane. Sugar Cane is a green plant that grows along the river and lake in Minecraft.

sugar cane

If you already have 3x Sugar cane, right-click your Crafting Table and put them in one line to craft 3x Paper.

craft paper

Another way to get Paper straight away is to look for looted chests in Shipwrecks, Strongholds, and Villages. They have a high chance to contain 1-12x Paper.

paper in chest

#2 Collect 1x Leather

Leather is the main drop from most passive animals like Cows, Horses, Mules, Llamas, Donkeys, and Mooshrooms. They normally drop 0-2x Leather and up to 5x with Looting III enchantment.

passive mobs

You can also craft 1x Leather by using 4x Rabbit Hide in a 2x2 shape.

craft leather

Fishing with an unenchanted fishing rod will have a higher chance to drop 1x Leather.

fishing for leather

Alternatively, you can find Leather in the Nether by looking for chests in Bastion Remnants or trading with the Piglins.

#3 Finish off crafting a Book

When you have 3x Paper and 1x Leather, put them all together in the crafting grid to craft 1x Book.

craft book

Another way to get Book right away is to loot chests in generated structures like Shipwrecks, Strongholds, and Villages. They have a variety of chances to contain 1-5x Book.

books in chest

Another way to get Book is to break the bookshelf with a tool that does not have Silk Touch enchantment. Or you can disenchant an enchanted book in the Grindstone to get 1x Book.

disenchant a book

What is the give command to get a Book?

The command to give yourself a Book is: /give @p book 1

Now you have Book, you can enchant it right away or craft some more to make a bookshelf.

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