Special Christmas Edition: Gecko's Advent Calendar: Charity vs Amazon, Day 24

City of Dragons - Robin Hobb One Day - David Nicholls North and South - Elizabeth Gaskell

December 24,

Traditionally the wicket for Christmas Eve on an advent calendar is bigger than any other, but you can't do that on a virtual one. So I decided to do something else...

Today it is all about you, my fellow Goodreads refugees and all other Booklikers. As you might know, it is German tradition that the 24 of December is the day, or more so, the night of all things Christmas and so we get our presents earlier than you.
You can have some of this today to:


Todays books are all giveaways from me to you, if you like one of these, just enter the giveaway. At January 2, 2014 I will draw the winners. You can enter this where ever you are, I will send it to you.


Robin Hobb - City of Dragons: This is a book from one of my most loved fantasy authors. A big, and epic story. I bought this one at Oxfam and hope you don't mind that it is part 3 of the saga.

Enter Giveaway City of Dragons


David Nicholls - One Day: An epic love story through 20 years. This comes as near as anything that I read in the last time to a romance novel. If you don't know it yet, pick it up.

Enter Giveaway One Day


Elizabeth Gaskell - North ans South: Christmas time is always the time for some cozy classics, with love and some inside in times past.

Enter Giveaway North and South


This results in 86 books from Charity against 95 Books from Amazon.