Every Sunday, we share the books that found their way into our hands and our ever-expanding bookshelves. This week, I am glad to share more of my book loot from the fairly recent SG Book Deals Book Sale at the Singapore Expo. Whenever I got the blues, the one thing that is guaranteed to perk me up is some serious book shopping. And at 3 books for 10 dollars, that makes me a very very happy girl.
SG Book Deals Book Loot
Silas Marner by George Eliot, Native Son by Richard Wright, Liars in Love by Richard Yates.
The Death Of The Heart by Elizabeth Bowen, Ragnarok: The End Of The Gods by A. S. Byatt, Bleeding Edge by Thomas Pynchon.
The World’s Wife by Carol Ann Duffy, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Haruki Murakami, A Word Child by Iris Murdoch.
Bonjour Camille by Felipe Cano and illustrations by Laia Aguilar.
The Confessions Of Nat Turner by William Styron, The Collector by John Fowles.
Nothing, Doting, Blindness by Henry Green; The Master And Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov; The Old Curiosity Shop by Charles Dickens.
Generation X by Douglas Coupland, Travelling With Pomegranates by Sue Monk Kidd and Ann Kidd Taylor, Four Letters Of Love by Niall Williams.
The General Of The Dead Army by Ismail Kadare, A Maggot by John Fowles.
The Good Neighbors Book Three: Kind by Holly Black and Ted Naifeh.
Remarkable Book Find
I would have to say that, hands down, this is my best find yet. For ten dollars, I got the new illustrated edition of The Prophet And The Art Of Peace by Kahlil Gibran. Now I distinctly regret not getting more copies, because this one right here, it shines.