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Thrifty Thursday #1 // The Sea, The Sea

I’m super excited to share my very first Thrifty Thursday post! Thrifty Thursday is a meme run by Sal over at Motion Sick Lit (an excellent book blog – go check it out here). Thrifty Thursday goes like this: 1. Each week’s link-up will be posted on Thursday. 2. Post or talk about a used book you’ve found (preferably in a book store or thrift shop). 3. The book must cost less than $5. 4. Be sure to return for the link-up! Weird or strange books are preferred. So basically, find a second-hand book for cheap and talk about it! Considering my book buying ban this year, I’m likely to spend a little more time in my local second-hand book store (obviously I’ll only be exchanging books, not buying them) (or will I?). On my second to last visit there, I picked up a copy of Iris Murdoch’s The Sea, The Sea. It caught my attention because I thought the cover was kind of cool, and printed on that cover were the words, “Booker Prize …