Books for my birthday are always an excellent idea, and it’s usually the time of year I’ll treat myself to some after getting some birthday money or vouchers. I can never have enough books, even though I already have enough here to read in my lifetime (not to mention the many I borrow or download as ebooks). Here, for your viewing pleasure, are a few shots of this year’s bounty.
This first photo shows the books I received as gifts.
This next photo shows what I purchased with money from relatives thanks to a mammoth Book Depository sale.
This next one wasn’t strictly a birthday present, but a guy from work got sent two of these by Book Depository, so gave one to me (I missed out on this one in their sale because my PC borked):
And last but not least, here’s what I bought myself with a Dymocks voucher I received (have been eyeing off the Beatles collectible since Christmas):
Post-birthday book bonanza, my new books-in-my-shelf-I-will-read-one-day tally is now 251!