Welcome to 2012! BookHampton has a terrific New Year's Resolution that we promise will deliver peace of mind!
Here's our simple every day plan:
Turn on lights.
Turn off cellphone.
Give dog (or cat or plant) water.
Put on kettle (or open nice bottle).
Find a cookie or clementine.
Do not go near computer.
Take mug or glass, cookies (and cat).
Settle into favorite spot on couch.
Open a book*.
Repeat daily for 365 days.
Result: Peace of mind.
Here's what our BookSellers are reading & recommending this week*:
Charline & Jeremy: Catherine the Great by Robert K. Massie
Chris: Hedy’s Folly by Richard Rhodes
Mary: The Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka
Billy: His Dark Materials Trilogy by Philip Pullman (Everyman Edition)
Sarah: Then Again by Diane Keaton
Kim: Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
Greg: Agent 6 by Tom Rob Smith
Jane: Swan: Poems and Prose Poems by Mary Oliver "Joy is not meant to be a crumb"
Amy: The Cat’s Table by Michael Ondaatje
Jeff: The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman
Ashley: Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
Ken: 007: Carte Blanche by Jeffrey Deaver
Mike: A World on Fire by Amanda Foreman
*Purchase any 2 and shipping is free: www.bookhampton.com (just check out as usual and your order will be revised before it's processed).