Books for the Lockdown – Happy and Funny

By now I’ve been working from home for two full weeks. I got into the prison habit of counting days. Even though I obviously still go out, but we got to a point when 200m trip to Tesco’s is the longest trip during weekdays. Of course, I do exercise and try to be nice to …

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Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day – Winifred Watson

I bought this book during my visit in Persephone Bookshop back in April (when everyone still thought this year summer in London will last only a week, like it did in previous years). I've read so much about it, that I intended to buy it since the beginning. What a lovely book it is, a …

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Persephone Books – 12 bookshops for 12 months – delayed March

With almost a month's delay I got back to my 2018 project. As I had to make up for March break in April I visited two bookshops, both on the same day, which was a good coincidence, as both are smaller compared to the previous ones (Hatchards and Daunt Books). I'll start with Persephone Books, …

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