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My Book Buying Habits

If you are a reader then you are also a buyer of books. Probably many of them. But what kind of buyer are you?  This tag on book buying has been doing the rounds for a while it seems but I only came across it recently via Robert at… 1,246 more words

Sunday Salon

New books and other excitements

A few books have come into the house just lately – I have a habit of idly ordering books while I sit watching TV, or when I’m eating my lunch at work. 491 more words

January-March (2017) Book Haul

I pretty much stopped doing book hauls completely about 5 months ago, and when 2017 started I kinda made a decision to stop hauling books completely. 842 more words


Happy Thoughts: Book Hauls!

Once again, I’ve exhausted my wallet by buying – wait for it – BOOKS! So much for saying I need to be frugal this month because I still don’t have a job. 595 more words

Book Buying

Bookish 5:1 Challenge - An Update

Back in January (which feels like years ago!) I set myself some bookish goals, which you can read here, one of those goals was to start the 5:1 challenge. 508 more words

Book Worm

Bookish Confession: I'm a Book "Overbuyer"

Per a recommendation at my workplace, I’ve started reading Gretchen Rubin’s “The Happiness Project.” It’s one of those books I’ve seen at bookstores in the past, picked-up, and put back down. 814 more words

The Dreaded Book Slump & How I Handle It (spoiler alert: like an ADULT)

We’ve all been there.

We all know that dreaded feeling: the feeling when no book is scratching that reading itch.  And even worse, the effort to pick up a new book is too great.  470 more words