I know not everyone celebrates Christmas, but in many countries, there is a big break coming up, and I thought I would share some good vacation-type reads. So put these on hold at the पुस्तकालय now to prepare for a long period of time for relaxation and good reading.
1. His Dark Materials द्वारा Philip Pullman (The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, The Amber Spyglass)-I read this series once over a break and it is fantastic. Deep and meaningful while still a quick read. The 2nd one is my favorite.
2. Anna Karenina द्वारा Leo Tolstoy This is probably a challenge for a lot of people, but it's one of the most...
This is a common phrase/question that people employ when asking us booksellers for suggestions for their फ्रेंड्स and family. "Well, he/she loved so-and-so...what else is like that" In fact, that is very helpful when trying to recommend books, knowing other पुस्तकें & authors that they like.
But sometimes one can get stuck in a rut and cannot come up with a wide selection of suggestions. Let's help each other find new पुस्तकें based on पुस्तकें we already enjoy. Adult, young adult, whatever आप like!
Here are some Specific Titles that might prompt some suggestions:
"I still get nightmares," begins Johnny Truant, editor of House of Leaves ("House," द्वारा the way, always colored in blue). He goes on to explain how he stumbled upon the fateful document that would consume him. How Zampanò, an old and eccentric shut-in had left his critique of the Navidson Record scribbled on loose-leaf papers, book covers, and the backs of envelopes and even stamps scattered across his room. Johnny diligently collected all of the papers and organized them into the comprehensive thesis it was meant to be. It is an elaborate and detailed explanation of a documentary that, Johnny...