Sunday, October 8, 2017

October Buy

Ved suggested me the exhibition sale. They sell books by weight. 120Rs per kg. They have a great collection. I could find every genre at that place. Every time I visited the store,I spent almost 4 hours to search, read and then to buy the books.

Here’s the list I bought.

I’m lucky and I found 4 Reader’s Digest Condensed books.

Readers Digest (Condensed books)

Lobo by MacKinlay Kantor
The century of the surgeon by Jurgen Thorwald
Letter from Peking  by Pearl S.Buck
Bon Voyage by Marijane and Joseph Hayes
The Nymph and the lamp by Thomas H. Raddall

Jaws by Peter Benchley

A Palm for Mrs. Pollifax  by Dorothy Gilman
The Fearful Void  by Geoffrey Moorhouse
Pied Piper by Nevil Shute

End Play by Russell Braddon

Reader's Digest Condensed Books


The Last Juror by John Grisham

The Various Haunts of Men by Susan Hill

The Codex  by Douglas Preston

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Sea Stuff

The Night Watch by David Atlee Phillips
Running for President, 1976: The Carter Campaign

Chance by Joseph Conrad
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Drowning People by Richard Mason

Our Fathers by Andrew O'Hagan

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency by Alexander McCall Smith
Shabanu: Daughter of the Wind by Suzanne Fisher Staples
Before She Was Mine by Kate Long

Any Place I Hang My Hat by Susan Isaacs

The Tin Can Tree by Anne Tyler

The Reading Group by Elizabeth Noble

Never Look Back by Lesley Pearse
American Wife by Curtis Sittenfeld

Constance by Rosie Thomas
The Best of Times by Penny Vincenzi

The Beach Hut by Veronica Henry
The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot, A.S. Byatt (Editor, Introduction and Notes)
Secrets by Lesley Pearse

The Gift by Cecelia Ahern Slither ~ carnal prose by Urmilla Deshpande
Stuck On 1/ Forty by Pritish Nandy
Voices in the Valley by Suravi Sharma Kumar (
In the City by the Sea by Kamila Shamsie
Leela's Book by Alice Albinia
The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar
The Last King of Scotland by Giles Foden
Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson

The mirror of the sea and a personal record by Joseph Conrad
Turner by Jack Lindsay
Taken on Trust by Terry Waite

Myself and other more important matter by Charles Handy

Rogue Trader by Nick Leeson
Sounding off by  Resul Pookutty
One who walks by Dr.Sanjeev Chhiber
What happened to that Love By Kailash Srinivasan

First Buy
Non Fiction

Rogue Trader by Nick Leeson

There Shall be Wings: RAF from 1918 to the Present by Max Arthur
The Billy Ruffian by David Cordingly
You Are Not a Gadget by Jaron Lanier
The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires by Tim Wu
Antipodes: Stories by Ignacio Padilla, Alastair Reid (Translator)

THE DRAMATIC DECADE : The Indira Gandhi Years
by Pranab Mukherjee
Morning Everyone
by Simon Hughes

Walk the Walk: The #1 Rule for Real Leaders
by Alan Deutschman
Second Buy
I’ll read at my own pace and make sure to read each and every book I bought. Thanks a lot Ved for the suggestion. I already started reading ‘Sounding Off’ by Resul Pookutty. I’m enjoying it. I suggest every book lover to visit and pick their favorites before the seller closes the sale.
Location: Store next to D-mart. It's not a permanent store. it's kinda Book exhibition sale.

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