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As I walked away from my old life.

As I walked away from my old life, I wondered if it were true. What my uncle had said. That I was changed and could never lift my head again. 340 more words

Imitation of Christ

A lady and her daughter came into the shop. They were looking for Dilly Court but I only had one book and they had both read… 93 more words

See you later some other time probably...

A boy, aged about 11 came into the shop and greeted me by name although I did not know who he was.

He said: well I’m just a book reader, I just like all books. 221 more words


I have finished Cloudstreet and The Joy Luck Club.

A lady said she had just finished Middlemarch and is now looking for Tess of the D’Urbervilles. 192 more words

People can't read anymore

A young man came in to buy the one of the Tarzan books by Edgar Rice Burroughs – he told me about George of the Jungle… 413 more words

I have a customer who is too full of joy.

I have a customer who is too full of joy and she causes me joy too; no matter how hard I try to be calm and sensible, I cannot. 225 more words

BR: Three Dark Crowns, by Kendare Blake

Title: Three Dark Crowns (#1)

Author: Kendrare Blake

Genre: YA Fantasy

Published: 2016

Pages: 398

My Rating: 3/5 stars

Synopsis from Goodreads:

In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born—three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. 540 more words