What I loved about the lively world of a Book store, was the feeling each day to see what brilliant minds had written. Like a birthday… opening a new book felt like a gift. I am quite opinionated and you will learn more about that later. (But books I recommend looking up are worth buying in hard cover.) Here are some books from my library……
Opening TOO LOUD A SOLITUDE a novel by Bohumil Hrabal changed my life….. “Because when I read, I don’t really read; I pop a beautiful sentence into my mouth and suck it like a fruit drop, or sip it like a liqueur until the thought dissolves in me like alcohol, infusing brain and heart and coursing on through the veins the root of each blood vessel.” Totally FAB! Buy It!
FAB FAVES for Adults:
- FORESKIN’S LAMENT a memoir by Shalom Auslander
- THE BOOK OF LOST THINGS by John Connolly
FAB FAVES for kids:
- THE BEEJUM BOOK by Alice O. Howell
- THE PALACE OF LAUGHTER The Wednesday Tales No.1 by Jon Berkeley
That’s all for tonight.
(The former bookseller known as Colby)