Giveaway – Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman

In the spirit of giving:

So during the Great Book Organising Spree of Christmas 2011, I turned up a large number of duplicate/triplicate copies (why did I have 3 paper copies of Tess of the D’Urbervilles as well as a Kindle copy, when I last read it aged 14?). Most of them went to my Bookmooch account and thence to happy homes, but one was a book which is much loved in the blogging world and was brand new, so it seemed appropriate to offer it for giveaway here!

The book in question is Anne Fadiman’s Ex Libris, and you can read Eva’s review of it before deciding if you want it. Robert McCrum of the Observer is quoted on the back:

“One of the most delightful volumes to have come across my desk in a long while, a book of essays in celebration of bibliophilia that will appeal to anyone who’s ever rootled about in a secondhand bookshop and who loves books”

If that sounds like you, leave me a comment and I’ll make the draw in a week.

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11 thoughts on “Giveaway – Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman

  1. rl (@rhondareads) 25 December 2011 at 5:06 pm Reply

    Great Draw !!

  2. Patti Smith 25 December 2011 at 6:41 pm Reply

    Sounds like a perfect book for me 🙂

  3. Debbie Rodgers 25 December 2011 at 8:25 pm Reply

    Sounds like something I would really enjoy – thanks for the opportunity to win!

  4. Bex 25 December 2011 at 8:50 pm Reply

    I’ve wanted to read this for ages and ages but haven’t managed to get hold of it yet, and as I’m putting myself on a book buying ban starting New Years Day it would be great to win this!
    thetangledwebweweave@gmail.com

  5. Iris 26 December 2011 at 11:54 am Reply

    Reading Eva’s review this sounds like something I would enjoy very much. Could I be entered?

  6. Kinna 26 December 2011 at 1:29 pm Reply

    I would love to read this book. Thanks for the giveaway.

  7. Nose in a book 26 December 2011 at 9:13 pm Reply

    I’d really like to read this. Thanks for the giveaway!

  8. Joanne 28 December 2011 at 8:06 am Reply

    Please put my name in the giveaway for this book, I’d love to read it.

  9. nymeth 28 December 2011 at 7:48 pm Reply

    I’d love to be entered as well! It really sounds like something I’d love.

  10. Lindsey 29 December 2011 at 1:00 am Reply

    This is the second time I’ve seen this book this week! It must mean something, right?

  11. Giveaway winners | Reading With Tea 7 January 2012 at 5:03 pm Reply

    […] extra copy of Ex Libris by Anne Fadiman, posted about on Christmas Day, goes […]

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