Summer has ended and I had to treat myself to a few books after a long summer of working, and today they arrived! So happy! So I got four books + a book for school (I’m learning a new language! German, here I come!), out of which one has been on my to-buy list since it was announced 😀 Shall we get on with it? … Continue reading Book Haul!
So… I did what you shouldn’t do. I went to a second hand bookstore. I didn’t plan on buying anything, I just heard about it and wanted to check it out. So I went there, found the English section, and I was mesmerised. Books for only a couple of euros!
I did restrict myself, and they didn’t have much in the fantasy section (especially not first books in a series). But these are the books I bought:
Chocolat by Joanne Harris
Price: 2.50 €
I have seen this movie so many times, and I cannot get enough of it. It is a beautiful story, with a wonderful pacing. A woman arriving in a small French village and opening a chocolaterie. To do this during Lent is seen a a threat to the good population of the village, and her different view of the world something inappropriate. This story, at least the movie, has left me thinking. I really hope the book lives up to the movie.
Black Friday. I hadn’t meant to buy anything, but then I realised they had a -20% discount + a chance to get all of your money back on an order so I couldn’t help myself. I know Christmas is just around the corner, but I do think I wont get any of these as a gift then. I haven’t talked about them that much. But … Continue reading Black Friday 2016 Book Haul