Bookshelves are a must-have piece. The style and design of your home office bookcases will help determine the atmosphere of the room. Books aren't just for the office either, there are many living room bookshelves as well. What type of bookshelves you get is predicated on the room's needs. Living room bookcases that are tall are great for high ceiling rooms. What else are you planning to put on the home office bookcases? A bookcase isn't just for books, small trinkets from your travels can really make a bookcase pop. Try pairing items that are similar to a set of books you have, it certainly will make for a great conversation.