The most innovative book arrangement: Cool DIY pipe book shelf.for the industrial looking living room.all parts can be bought at home depot, and they will even thread the pipe for you there to the length that you need it! Maybe for bedroom idea.
For the office? Paint pipe a bright metallic and the wood a washed color? V Scaffolding Boards and Dark Steel Pipe Wall Mounted and Floor Standing Industrial Chic Shelving/Bookcase - Bespoke Urban FurnitureDesign