A Borrower, Be

I've returned to the library this year, after an extended absence. I was a big public library user as a child. My sisters and I pillaged our local often, and I met some of my favourite books there (Sabriel and The Amulet of Samarkhand for starters). In both primary and high school I was a … Continue reading A Borrower, Be

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Don’t Trust a Book…

You know the saying, 'Don't judge a book by its cover'? Well, today I have thoughts on that. I tend to pay a lot of attention to covers. As a book buyer, I tend to favour the pretty ones. As a bookseller, I rely on them - not completely but significantly - in order to … Continue reading Don’t Trust a Book…