This item is a small-sized book that has been ruined after years of exposure and neglect, rendering them unreadable.
They can be used by the Book Chute in the add-on Old World Blues to make blank books which can be used in skill book recipes to make skill books. With the Voracious Reader perk, they can be used to create skill magazines as well.
Many can be found predominantly in houses and other pre-War buildings inhabited or used by humans.
- 60 on a bookshelf in one of the Nelson houses.
- 29 in the facility area of the REPCONN test site.
- 27 in the H&H Tools factory.