I have just celebrated my birthday last month, so this is a much-belated post. As per usual, the only gift I ever require – apart from spending time with family, of course – is books. My husband is more than happy to oblige; he is, after all, my greatest enabler.
Birthday Book Haul
While I already own a copy of Fernando Pessoa’s The Book Of Disquiet (see here to also check out other international titles I bought in 2018), I simply could not resist this definitive edition.
This is my second copy of this book because I lost the first one while my family and I were touring Jebel Hafit here in Al Ain: Irretrievable by Theodor Fontane with an Afterword by Phillip Lopate (Amazon | Book Depository),
The Sheikh CEO: Lessons In Leadership from Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum by Dr. Yasar Jarrar (Amazon),