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Bookfair here we come!

Posted by Claudia Moser on 8:30 AM in


Each year in October (and sometimes on my birthday!!!), Frankfurt is the host of the biggest bookfair in the world, it is truly amazing! Since I love books I could not miss such an opportunity and on each Sunday (at the end of a long week of trading), they open the fair for the public and I am present for at least 6 hours.

My first time I bought so many books that I had issues moving :) Then as the years went by I realised that I need the help of my friends to cool my purchases down and to helo carrying. So this year 2 girlfriends are joining in and I wonder how many books I will manage to find!

Plus a bonus: the books are actually low priced, and I can find so many English books, can't wait! And not to forget this year's special country is Iceland and I heard they have prepared something special!

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9 Comments


What a wonderful way to spend the day, with friends and book. Have a lovely time!


Ohhh, I'd love to be able to browse at the world's largest book fair! Enjoy the day...


That sounds wonderful - Hope you will have a great time browsing among the books. That sounds so cool!
Have a lovely Sunday!
Hugs x


I read about this fair and tried to get plane tickets to come over. It sounds wonderful. Have a fabulous time and I hope you find some great new reads.
Carol


That sounds exciting to a book lover like me too, but I already have way too many books. You have no idea how many! LOL

I hope you and your friends have a wonderful time.


Sounds amazing. I still can't believe people are out there who don't like to read! That is unfathomable to me.


@Sarah - I had so much fun, it was wonderful!
@Sush - very hard to decide what to take with ypu.
@Eva - I always take advantage of the event!
@Carol - maybe next year you will be coming!
@Darlene - well you don't know how many I have either :) but there is always enough room for some extra!
@Barb - for me as well!


Claudia, that Book Fair sounds absolutely wonderful. I can just imagine the fun you had looking round. I'm wondering how many books you came home with!! What a lovely way to spend a Sunday.


@Diane - see my next post, I ended up with 7 or 8 :)))

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