From The Broke & The Bookish
July 28: Ten Characters Who Are Fellow Book Nerds (love reading, are writers, work at a bookstore, etc.) (inspired by my Top Ten Characters Who Love Words)
1. Mr Pip by Lloyd Jones. On reading Charles Dickens
2. Fallers stora kärlek av Thommie Bayer. One of the main characters works in a second - hand bookshop
3. Storied Life of A. J. Fikry. About an unhappy bookshop keeper and the power of love.
4. How to be a Heroine av Samantha Ellis. The author about her reading favorites and literary models.
5. Alltings början av Karolina Ramqvist. About young girls and their adventures and interest in feministic literature
6. Mrs Sinclair´s Suitcase av Louise Walters. A little bookshop in Oxford
7. The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey. The author once worked in a bookshop
8. Salongsliv : salonger och salongsvärdinnor / urval och kommentarer av Daniel Hjorth. About meetingpoints for literary discussion and their hostesses
9. Sonetjka av Ludmila Ulitskaja about a librarian obsessed by literature
10. Kafka på stranden by Haruki Murakami. Kafka settles in a library and a young librarian becoms his mistress.