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For a while I was trying to be better about this, but I think at this point it’s something I have to accept about myself: I will always collect books faster than I can read them. I actually think I’ve been much worse than usual lately, because for a few months I’ve just been finding amazing things in the clearance section at my used bookstore, and when gorgeous books are two dollars you really just cannot expect a person to leave them unpurchased. These are my four most recent book hauls:
Six of those are books I bought because I’d already read and loved them, but that leaves 21 additions to my ever-growing TBR list.
Here’s the thing: I couldn’t do a list right now of every book on my shelves that I haven’t read yet, because it would be absurd and neither of us has that kind of time. So I decided to just pick a few, ones I’ve owned for a particularly long time or just ones I really wish I would finally get around to picking up: