Saturday, March 14, 2009

Thrift shop books

We went back to the "silver-lining thrift shop" today, and Mama Squirrel found a few more good books, mostly priced between twenty-five cents and a dollar:

Jan Karon, In This Mountain (hardcover with dj)
Jan Karon, A New Song (I keep finding copies of this and giving them away)
Rumer Godden, In This House of Brede, older hc with dj
Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Philip Yancey, Disappointment with God
Walter Wangerin Jr., Ragman and Other Cries of Faith, a really nice paperback copy (I had a feeling there might be another couple of Wangerin books there that I hadn't found last time)

101 Dalmatians, the real book by Dodie Smith
A Child's First Book of Poems, illustrated by Cindy Szekeres--1981 library discard
The Orphelines in the Enchanted Castle, by Natalie Savage Carlson--1964 library discard

3 comments:

Sebastian said...

Oh, 101 Dalmations is a good book. I remember getting that from a remainder table years ago. There is so much going on in the book that didn't make it into the movie.

Birdie said...

Great finds!

D Wright said...

Both of the books you found by Jan Karon are great books. She is my favorite author. I also enjoy her website at www.mitfordbooks.com. Visit the site. I think you will enjoy it!

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