Below are some of the advantages of buying books instead of borrowing or stealing them. I hope you don’t do the latter.
New and unused beats second-hand or hundred-hand. I made that up.
What? Don’t tell me you’ve never sniffed a book. This will determine if we can be friends or not.
You can do whatever you want with something that’s yours. Read it. Donate it. Eat it.
Grow your library
Not satisfied with being good to yourself? You’re also going to…
Support the industry
Bless your heart and soul.
I could think of more if I tried. But I’m not going to try.
Purchasing books is the best thing ever. I don’t care what anyone else says.
Feel free to add to this list in the comments section below. Or, you know, add to my list in your head. That works too.
I wrote about the disadvantages in yesterday’s post.