an ardent reader, a bookworm; 
Latin :  biblio : book,  phage : a thing that devours


a lover of books, a person collects books, book fancier,
French, from bibli- + -phile


someone who loves books for their content, or otherwise loves reading 

The opposite of bibliophobia = abibliophobia :
the general fear of running out of reading material.

“A book is like a garden carried around in the pocket.

~ Chinese Proverb

Anyone who has a library and a garden wants for nothing.”  
~ Cicero

“Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.” 
~ Francis Bacon

“A good book should leave you slightly exhausted at the end.  You should live several lives while reading it.” 
~ William Styron

“A good book has no ending.” 
~ R. D. Cumming

“My test of a good novel is dreading to begin the last chapter.” 
~ Thomas Helm

There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it.
~ Bertrand Russell

“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend.  Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.”  
~ Groucho Marx