Choice is one of the most important aspects of life that often tends to be missing when having relocated to a country with a foreign language. Possessing alternatives no longer seems natural and taken for granted. That holds true especially when it comes to books and films.
With online purchases easy, it is still often desirable to browse shelves and skim novels. Even though English language books may be rare and choice most likely limited in the new location, taking a look at paperbacks before making a decision to buy is still possible in Düsseldorf.