Every Sunday, we excitedly share the books that have stalked, slinked, slithered their way into our hands. This week, I am even more excited to share with you my book finds from a very recent one-dollar book sale at Tanglin Trust School. Special thanks to my Librarian friend, Benjamin Farr, for the heads up!
One-Dollar Book Finds: Adult Reads
My first Lee Child novel: Personal. We are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler, Living To Tell The Tale by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.
The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith.
Angela’s Ashes by Frank McCourt, On Beauty by Zadie Smith.
Weaveworld by Clive Barker.
Missing Terry Pratchett novels from Discworld: Guards! Guards!, Sourcery, Night Watch, Making Money.
The Home and the World by Rabindranath Tagore.
Children’s Books and YA Fiction
The Rooster Crows: A Book of American Rhymes and Jingles by Maud and Miska Petersham, Polar Bear Polar Bear What Do You Hear? by Bill Martin Jr and Eric Carle. An entire boxed set by Nick Butterworth: The Hedgehog’s Balloon, The Cross Rabbit, The Badger’s Bath, One Warm Fox, The Fox’s Hiccups, The Owl’s Lesson.
I will be bringing these goodies as gifts to nephews and nieces back in the Philippines.
Because my 13 year old girl likes comics!
Will Grayson Will Grayson by John Green & David Levithan.
Ottoline and the Yellow Cat, Ottoline Goes to School by Chris Riddell.
Dory Fantasmagory by Abby Hanlon, Clever Lollipop by Dick King-Smith and illustrated by Jill Barton.
Amelia’s Most Unforgettable Embarrassing Moments, Amelia’s Summer Survival Guide by Marissa Moss.
The Second Summer of the Sisterhood by Ann Brashares, Ophelia and the Marvellous Boy by Karen Foxlee.
The Throne of Fire, The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan.
The Lost Hero, The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan.
When Sophie Gets Angry – Really Really Angry by Molly Bang.
The Grouchy Ladybug by Eric Carle, Click Clack Moo Cows that type by Doreen Cronin and pictures by Betsy Lewin.
Lost and Found by Oliver Jeffers, Pop-Up Edition of the Incredible Book Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers.
One of my greatest finds: The Three Questions by Jon J Muth.
The Kite Runner: A Graphic Novel by Khaled Hosseini and illustrated by Fabio Celoni and Mirka Andolfo, Crossover by Kwame Alexander.