Category Archives: Classics

Bookfest bonanza

One of the joys of January for me is the Lifeline Bookfest in Brisbane. This is one of the biggest second-hand book sales in the state of Queensland, and I came home loaded down with new reading. And some great … Continue reading

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To Kill A Mockingbird

My copy of Harper Lee’s classic has a $1.45 price tag still on it. ┬áNow for my admission: it’s stolen. Or salvaged…as I prefer to think of it. The previous owner was my former sister-in-law, and the book is an … Continue reading

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