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On Disciplining the Buying of Books

I used to work at an antiquarian bookstore, the kind with wooden ladders, glass cases, and a floor that creaked when you shifted your weight. And wall-to-wall shelves lined with beautiful books. 977 more words


The Book Buying Tag

I recently watched a few videos of people doing this tag and it looked like fun so I thought I’d give it a go. I’m not sure who originally started it but please leave me a comment if you know so I can credit them. 603 more words


Book Haul: Dollar Tree Finds

I posted a few days ago about my favorite places to buy books and I mentioned that I had pretty good luck in the past at my local Dollar Tree. 1,624 more words

Book Blog

Where do my books come from? AKA How times can I say "Waterstones" in a single post?

So the challenge here is to look back at the last thirty books you’ve read and think about where you got them from. This probably isn’t that reflective of my reading in general, because a lot of it will have come through Waterstones, given I only stopped working there six weeks ago. 514 more words


Time for some bookish confessions...

Yes. Good intentions. Not to buy more books, to read from the stacks and to try to downsize the amount of volumes in the house. Unfortunately, as OH observed a little fretfully recently, even more seem to be arriving on a regular basis (and he hasn’t actually seen all of those that have made their way in…) I seem to be destined to acquire books, however hard I try, so I though I would share the latest fruits of my addiction with you… :) 537 more words

Abigail's Book Shopping Guide

The one thing I love more than reading books is buying them. I just can’t help myself – there is almost nothing that gets my blood pumping like browsing a bookstore or filling up my online shopping cart. 1,696 more words


Getting your favourite books to you!

In a previous post (My Favourite Places to get Books) I mentioned that I love getting books from Book Depository!

Book Depository is the world’s leading specialist online bookstore.

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