The act of reading ... begins on a flat surface, counter or page, and then gets stirred and chopped and blended until what we make, in the end, is a dish, or story, all our own.
— Adam Gopnik
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December 15, 2011

My day in books

I began the day with A Moveable Feast.
On my way to work I saw The House of the Seven Gables
and walked by American Bloomsbury
to avoid The Weird Sisters
but I made sure to stop at The Crossing Places.
In the office, my boss said "I Think I Love You."
and sent me to research The Importance of Being Seven.
At lunch with The Man Who Loved Books Too Much
I noticed Love Letters
under The Carlyles' Chelsea Home
then went back to my desk Before I {Went} to Sleep.
Later, on the journey home, I bought A Blunt Instrument 
because I have Cause for Concern
then settling down for the evening, I picked up The Very Picture of You 
and studied A Book of Secrets
before saying goodnight to A Gentleman of Fortune.

Very romanticThis little game {as you might have guessed, you finish the sentences with the titles of books you've read this year} and the fun attached to it comes courtesy of Cornflower Books.


harriet said...

Nice! I've done it too, here:

Cornflower said...

Excellent, Audrey! Daft but fun.

JoAnn said...

Well done! I would love to begin every day with A Moveable Feast.

Claire (The Captive Reader) said...

Such fun! I had to laugh at your clever use of A Blunt Instrument and Cause for Concern.

for the love of a house said...

Hello Audrey! Really fun and so creative!
Happy Holidays to you!

p.s. thank you so much for leaving your "calling card"!

Joan Hunter Dunn said...

I so loved readng everyone elses that I had a go myself. I love what your boss said - perfect!

A Bookish Space said...

Your responses are really fun :o)

Mrs. B. said...

Great answers! Here's mine: The Literary Stew

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