Shakespeare and Company bookstore, Paris

Shakespeare & Company, Paris Coolest bookstore I've ever entered! Many famous writers wrote their books here including Fitzgerald an Hemerling

wuthering heights/emily bronte - my favorite novel as a tween. want to re read

Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice & Free Printables

Jane Austen first editions

❤Jane Austin first editions❤ Last night the BBC aired its latest edition of the Antiques Roadshow filmed last summer at the wonderful Stanway House, near Cheltenham in Gloucestershire which has always been one of my favourite .

Charles Dickens with daughters Katey and Mary in the garden at Gad's Hill Place in Higham, Kent - home of Dickens' family from 1858 until his death in one of the rooms in 1870.

Not a Bleak House: Last home of Charles Dickens opens to the public for the first time

Katey and Mamie Dickens, with their famous author father Charles Dickens garden outside Gad's Hill Place in 1865

I already bought the first one on the list.

50 Best Children's Books, printable list and book plates. I'm pleased to say most of these were a regular part of my life growing up.

Agatha Christie and her surf board - ‘Agatha Christie on Waikiki beach, Hawaii, 1922. She was travelling with her first husband, Archie, and mastered stand-up surfing, becoming one of the earliest Britons known to do so.’

Mystery writer Agatha Christie with her surf board “Fred” in She was one of the earliest Britons to master stand-up surfing while visiting Hawaii. (via Retronaut)