Catching up on childhood…
I read all of the required reading for middle school two years ahead of everyone else because my older sister would lend me them, then when I was taking the course on the books the teacher would ask for predictions and mine were always spot on and I’d get extra credit.
Today’s haul from 2nd and Charles!
Slapstick by Kurt Vonnegut.
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Hurston.
My Antonia by Willa Cather.
Today’s Book Haul, or, How to Lose $70 to Half Price Books in 30 Minutes
“Nowadays most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one’s mistakes.”
— from The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
As much as I love books, the shelves are such a pain to clean.
Game of Thrones S2 as a reward goes pretty well though!
If I don’t make contact with the outside world in the next day or so, you’ll know why.
Newly organized book shelves. I had to move my ‘to read’ section to the very top so that when I read them, I could actually fit them in the bookshelf.
— Margaret Atwood (via kitty-en-classe)