Tuesday, 22 December 2009
Monette of Flip’n Travel gave me an idea. I’ve been looking for ways to dispose of some of my books to make some space for my growing Japanese manga collection in my book case, but haven’t really figured out how. I can always go to Book Mooch, but it would take too long for some of my books. So, I decided to give them away to you, my dear JustWandering readers
Bill Bryson is staying with me, but you’re free to take Frances Mayes home
Before we get to the goodies, you have to understand a couple of things: these books are pre-loved. All but two of them are second hand books, most of them bought in Melbourne. Some of these books have even traveled with me. I’m giving them away because as much as I enjoyed them, I decided to just keep a handful of authors and series in my collection (Peter Moore, Bill Bryson, Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman).
Thursday, 17 January 2008
One of the things I enjoy most in Australia are the libraries. During my first trip to Melbourne, I went through more than two dozen volumes of mangas. On my recent trip I stocked up on travel books instead. They had a great selection of travel books, the Footscray Library. Though I looked for familiar names like Moore, Bryson and…read more
Monday, 24 September 2007
If you've been reading this blog long enough, you'd know that I am a bit of a shopaholic and a sucker for bargains. My recent addiction though, are travel books. Now, I love to read. I love books. However, I'm not as fond about buying them. For one thing, I am not the most careful book owner. Secondly, I go…read more