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84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
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it was amazing
bookshelves: 2019, challenge-library-love, genre-non-fiction, level-adult

What a lovely gem of a book this is! Helen Hanff's relationship with the employees of a British book shop both restores my faith in humanity and makes me sad for the loss of the art of letter writing. I borrowed this from the library thinking it would just be a light and quick read, but it actually made me tear up unexpectedly, and now I want to recommend it to everyone I know who loves books. I'm also hoping to find and watch the 1987 film based on the book.
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Reading Progress

April 27, 2019 – Started Reading
April 27, 2019 – Shelved
April 27, 2019 – Shelved as: 2019
April 27, 2019 – Shelved as: genre-non-fiction
April 27, 2019 – Shelved as: challenge-library-love
April 27, 2019 – Shelved as: level-adult
April 27, 2019 – Finished Reading

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