31 August 2012

August Unbookening

"Buy books used, perform periodic culls, and resell them."
--Sarah Manguso, "How to Have a Career: Advice to Young Writers"

Checked out: 7
Reviewed: 10
Bought: 5
22 in

Returned: 7
Lent/ returned: 2
Donated: 19
Left behind while traveling: 1
29 out

And that's how you hit zero for the year -- diligently, and with a secret list of "Books To Buy Right Now" that you are not actually buying right now.

No comments: