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All the great books I read in 2020

A list of all the books I completed reading during 2020 with links to my relevant blog posts, to the authors and to other people’s reviews.

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All the books I read 2019

A list of all the 50+ books I read 2019 together with their authors and links to authors’ websites or similar

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Planet library – photo of the week

Planet library, this week’s photo, shows part of the new wing of Gothenburg City Library reflected in one of the half-mirrored lights hanging over the stairwell. Originally published 28 April 2014.

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In praise of ABE Books

In which the arrival of a parcel from ABE Books (and a secondhand bookshop in Gothenburg) makes me happy for hours and breaks a writer’s block I’d run into.

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Bibliomania in the family

Does bibliomania run in my family? My grandfather, Charlie Warwick, had the reputation of being a bibliomaniac – among other things.