After many years of acquiring books (some caused by impulsive buying), I realized that apart from buying books that I really wanted to read I should also consider other factors. Such as: budget, what book I can get the most use of and whether I’m buying the book because of the hype or not. My latest book purchases are both very worth it. They’re the type of books I can keep with me forever.
One of my favorite bookstore, Booksale is a treasure trove of books. It always surprises me with the book titles available for sale. Since the first day I visited, I have found a lot of books that were on my want-to-read list like: Emma, Pride & Prejudice, Jane Eyre, A Tale of Two Cities and Room by Emma Donoghue which has a movie adaption released this year.
Life has gone pretty fast and slightly downwards lately. I took a break from blogging here for more than two weeks because I ran out of inspiration to write. Oh, not really I just have to. To take care of a few things here and there which is somewhat personal. 😄 My spare time is spent by reading books if I’m not doing any other stuff. Last month, I posted here that I’m currently reading Citizen Girl and how I wanted to finish it but oh boy, no matter I want to finish it I cannot continue reading since I landed on Chapter 3. It was so not good and I got so confused about how the story goes. The way it was written maybe was the reason why I don’t like it.
It has been more than two weeks since I last read this book and I have not yet moved on from Chapter 1. I cannot give any opinions yet about the story because I’m still on Chapter 1 entitled, Doris Mindfuck. lol It’s not the last name of Doris, the boss of Girl who is the main character in the story. This book is about a twenty-something so naturally I got interested and bought this book. I also like how red is the color of the cover and the cup reminds me of coffee every time I see it. 🙂
As someone who loves reading and books, nothing is more exciting than hearing the news that someone you admire not only for their looks but also because of their undeniable excellence in their work will be publishing their first ever book. As a fan, you want to be a part of that milestone. Thanks to the creation of Instagram, that we can all meet inspiring people through our smartphones. Visually appealing photographs, striking poses, mesmerizing filters and creative layouts make you tap that photo in your discovery feed to read the caption and see who is the owner.
Last month I bought three books and one magazine. Suppose to be I would only by one book but the rest are so informative and interesting that I can’t resist buying them.