On sale for $3.99 today: Gerald Durrell’s Corfu Trilogy
I did just write about the
yesterday, but today’s has one of my favorite authors. 🙂 I knew Gerald Durrell more from books about collecting (live) exotic animals (I used to travel a lot and I read A Zoo in My Luggage and more at that time), and this one is a bit different…but still involves animals and Durrell’s amusing writing (4.6 stars out of 5 with 134 customer reviews at time of writing).
It’s an omnibus of three titles:
- My Family and Other Animals
- Birds, Beasts and Relatives
- The Garden of the Gods
which also form the inspiration for The Durrells in Corfu on Masterpiece Theatre. I don’t usually buy books for myself now…I read books which are gifts, which I already own, or are through
If you have Prime, you have
which I have as well, but I think those are all part of KU, so that’s still how I think of them (and there are many more in KU than in PR).
However, I justify this one because I got an Amazon gift card for my recent birthday…so it’s still a gift. 😉
This one is also a good one for our “guest bookshelf” on our guest Kindle (for when we have people staying with us).
Remember that you can buy it at the discount and either delay it for delivery for an appropriate gift giving occasion, or print it out to give whenever you want.
Do check the price (it’s $3.99 in the USA Kindle store at time of writing for all three books in one edition…a big savings) before clicking, tapping, or eye-gazing (the last one is in Virtual Reality) that Buy button…this price may not apply in your country, for one thing.
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