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The Five People You Meet in Heaven - Mitch Albom.excellent book, I've read it several times and I still love it.

note to self

An entry from note to self

I used to read my mother's Eloise books before I really knew how to read. I would get up early in the morning and wake my brother and "read" the stories to him over and over.

Honor C. Appleton, 1926  'Fairy Tales' by Hans Christian Andersen

Honor C. Appleton, 1926 'Fairy Tales' by Hans Christian Andersen - One of my all-time favorites. Still read it today, but then again I am a fairy tale geek :)

Earlier edition of Metamorphosis

Bookcover for Franz Kafkas novella, The Metamorphosis pub. “The Metamorphosis” (Die Verwandlung, also sometimes termed “The Transformation”) tells a tale of a young man Gregor Samsa, waking to find himself transformed into a monstrous.

a child's book of the teeth

A Child's Book of the Teeth, Harrison Wader Ferguson, D., Illustrated by the Author (World Book Company, originally published this edition

"This is one of the greatest love stories I have ever read... It is so beautifully written that it really takes you to another place in time and will make you ask yourself--how long could you, or would you, wait for love?"--Oprah

Love in the Time of Cholera

(Love in the Time of Cholera) By Garcia Marquez, Gabriel (Author) Paperback on

Romanian children book illustrations

fuckyeahvintageillustration: “ Cover illustration for ‘Peeping Pansy’ by the Queen of Roumania, illustrated by Mabel Lucie Attwell. Published 1918 by Hodder and Stoughton.

MILAN KUNDERA-"THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF BEING"

The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera. One of my favorite books, read this in The movie, by Philip Kaufman, was my intro to the amazing talents of Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin and Daniel Day Lewis

"Brace yourselves--'One Hundred Years of Solitude' by Gabriel Garcia Marquez is as steamy, dense and sensual as the jungle that surrounds the surreal town of Macondo!"--Oprah

One Hundred Years of Solitude

"need to read" ~Susan "Brace yourselves--'One Hundred Years of Solitude' by Gabriel Garcia Marquez is as steamy, dense and sensual as the jungle that surrounds the surreal town of Macondo!

The First Noel, a small Golden Book illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen, 1959.

Cover of 'The First Noel', 1959 - a Golden Book, illustrated by Alice Martin Provensen

Book Cover

oldbookillustrations: Front cover from Quality street, a comedy in four acts, by James Matthew Barrie, London,

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