Accidental Autograph


My latest Currently Reading came with a nice surprise. 

It's a great feeling when you buy a used book for super cheap, then open it to the title page and find out it's signed. 

That's right. My bookish spidey senses somehow sniffed out a signed book. Now that's what I call instinct. 

When I picked up State of Wonder by Ann Patchett, I had no idea it was signed. Obviously, 2nd & Charles didn't either because I'm sure they would've charged me more than $5 for it. I think they looked it over since most signed books of value tend to be hardbacks, but I'm not particular. 

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There you have it. Ann Patchett's John Hancock right there on the title page. I practically did a double take! It's just not something I typically find in really cheap used books. 

This is actually the first book I've ever read by Ann Patchett, but even though I'm only 25 pages in, I can tell it's prolific. 

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