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A Curious Beginning
A Curious Beginning: A Veronica Speedwell Mystery | Deanna Raybourn
In her thrilling new series, the New York Times bestselling author of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries, returns once more to Victorian England…and introduces intrepid adventuress Veronica Speedwell.London, 1887. As the city prepares to celebrate Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee, Veronica Speedwell is marking a milestone of her own. After burying her spinster aunt, the orphaned Veronica is free to resume her world travels in pursuit of scientific inquiry—and the occasional romantic dalliance. As familiar with hunting butterflies as she is fending off admirers, Veronica wields her butterfly net and a sharpened hatpin with equal aplomb, and with her last connection to England now gone, she intends to embark upon the journey of a lifetime.But fate has other plans, as Veronica discovers when she thwarts her own abduction with the help of an enigmatic German baron with ties to her mysterious past. Promising to reveal in time what he knows of the plot against her, the baron offers her temporary sanctuary in the care of his friend Stoker—a reclusive natural historian as intriguing as he is bad-tempered. But before the baron can deliver on his tantalizing vow to reveal the secrets he has concealed for decades, he is found murdered. Suddenly Veronica and Stoker are forced to go on the run from an elusive assailant, wary partners in search of the villainous truth. 
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raeintheworld
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Library haul! I‘m already halfway through Reader, I Married Him—stories inspired by Jane Eyre. Yes, please!

SassenachTheBookWizard A CURIOUS BEGINNING! The Veronica Speedwell series is my ultimate favourite series! I hope you love it 4h
raeintheworld @SassenachTheBookWizard I‘m super excited to start it! 3h
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EmilyM
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This book was great fun! I loved the fiesty Veronica and the mysterious Stoker, and the tension and witty banter between them was perfect. I felt that the end was a tad anti climactic, but not enough for me to feel disappointed. The narration of this on Audible was also well done. I have the next one in the series already downloaded and ready to go! ⭐⭐⭐⭐/5

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mom2bugnbee
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Seems that the back of ladies in period dress is the latest cover fad. But what a cover!

One chapter in & I already love the protagonist. And who isn't interested in a character named Baron Maximilian von Stauffenbach? 😉

#currentread #currentlyreading

wanderinglynn I like the colors on the cover. 👍🏻 1mo
mom2bugnbee @wanderinglynn That struck me as well. Wondering if there is any significance/symbolism there. Stay tuned. ☺ 1mo
britt_brooke Interesting! I‘m always intrigued by cover fads. 1mo
SaturnDoo I have been noticing that too on a lot of covers. I think there is some symbolism/significance 😁 The colors are gorgeous ❤💜 1mo
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SW-T
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Veronica is unashamedly herself throughout her interactions with others. She and Stoker made a good team. Plenty of humor and action kept the book moving along.

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SW-T
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Closing out the day with a cup of tea and a new book. 📚🍵😊

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Mccartershanon
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Really loved this! Took me a little while to get into the plot but I love love LOVED the characters!

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SassenachTheBookWizard
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Annnnnnnnnnnnd for some reason I need to reread book one of my favourite series 🤷🤷🤷🤷🤷

julesG I've been circling the audiobook for some time now. I'll cave soon. 😀 1mo
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Sharanya
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This was awesome fun! There were times when I felt that Veronica was the archetypical Intrepid British Spinster that is so easily found in this genre. But her more obvious characteristics aside, I thoroughly enjoyed her interactions with the grumpy bear that was Stoker! The plot was more thriller than mystery, rolled into a playfully romantic romp. It was thoroughly enjoyable, written with a delightful sense of humor. A cute, summery read. ★★★★☆.

Texreader I just finished book 4 in the series. It‘s all very satisfying! 2mo
Sharanya @Texreader just started book 3 and loving it! This slow burn romance has me like 🔥 1mo
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Sharanya
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#currentlyreading | officially have nothing on my to do list for at least a month, so excited to fill it up with books!

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ladym30
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Just starting this!🥰

Nafiza I loved this one. 2mo
Caffeinated_Reader Beautiful cover 2mo
ladym30 @Nafiza ❤️ 2mo
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BooknerdsLife Gorgeous cover! 😱❤️ 1mo
ladym30 @BooknerdsLife 👍🏻❤️ 1mo
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mamawray
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I absolutely LOVED everything about this book! The characters were fascinating, the mystery, the history, it was all splendid! On my way to find more by Deanna Raybourn.....😊

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Chrissyreadit
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Is this considered mystery? Cozy mystery? This is one of my sub genre comfort reads- whatever it falls in. I love the characters. I think more background and depth would have been good, but I still enjoyed the story as it was. Thank you @mabell for this book!

HOTPock3tt This is one of my absolute fave series!!! ♥️ 2mo
mabell Yay!! I‘m so glad you liked it! (As it was from your TBR, you have good taste 😉) It looks like a really fun series! 2mo
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Chrissyreadit
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My sweet daughter made us some tea courtesy of @cobwebmoth and @TK421 , in the lovely cup also from Laura, while reading my book from @mabell . Thank you friends for this moment of perfect self care.

Chrissyreadit @BethM I‘m enjoying the tea very much. 2mo
cobwebmoth 💞 2mo
IamIamIam Is that tea purple or is it a clever filter? That's spectacular! 2mo
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Hollie I‘ve never seen tea that color. That looks fun! 2mo
Chrissyreadit @IamIamIam it turns purple when you add lemon! @Hollie it has sweet pea flowers that I believe create the color. 2mo
IamIamIam Omigosh, I'm in love!!! 2mo
LeahBergen So pretty!! 2mo
mabell What pretty tea! 😍 2mo
Booknerd2 Oh my goodness!!! What flavor of tea is that. 💜💜💜 the color. 1mo
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Chelleo
Curious Beginning | Deanna Raybourn
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More reading time than I originally planned today. Oldest son broke 2 bones in his wrist on his first day of summer camp and we‘re at the 2nd of 2 hospitals. He‘s doing ok and the pain has subsided, we‘re both just ready to go home.

Update: He had a successful reduction (bone resetting) & surgery avoided. We got home about 3 am the next morning. As we checked out he told the nurses, “he had fun”. He‘s adjusting well. Pic taken upon discharge.

Amor4Libros Awww!! Hope he feels better soon!!! 3mo
SaturnDoo Sending lots of ❤ and well wishes for a speedy recovery 😊 3mo
stacybmartin Oh no - hope he is feeling better and you guys get to go home soon! 💙 3mo
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eri.reads Oh poor baby! I hope he feels better soon. Sending ♥️ and prayers 🙏. 3mo
Theaelizabet Sending hugs and good thoughts to all. 3mo
Ericalambbrown Awwww, what a bummer! Heal well, little man! 3mo
emtobiasz Oh, poor baby! I broke my arm roller skating at our last day of school party in 6th grade— it‘s a tough time of year to have a cast. Hope it feels better soon! 3mo
wanderinglynn Oh no! Sending healing vibes & good thoughts. 💚 3mo
RebL First day?! 3mo
Tamra Ouch!! 3mo
MallenNC Poor kid and Momma! I hope everything heals well and quickly. 3mo
TheWordJar Awww, poor guy! That‘s not the kind of reading time mamas hope for. Wishing him a speedy recovery! 3mo
tracey38 Oh no! Hope he heals quickly. 3mo
QuietlyLaura Poor kid! I hope you both can go home and get some healing rest soon. 💕 3mo
MicheleinPhilly Oh poor thing! Fingers crossed for a speedy recovery! 3mo
RealBooks4ever *hugs* 🤗💜 3mo
Cortg Yuck! My son broke 2 bones in his arm on the 1st day of kindergarten (many years ago.) He had to have pins put in. Oddly, he was 1 of 3 boys all in for the same reason. Darn monkey bars. I hope your son has a speedy recovery! 3mo
Megabooks I am so sorry!! I hope he feels better soon and can still have some fun this summer!! 💙💙 3mo
tammysue Oh no! Sending hugs! ❤️ 3mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 Ouch!! Sending love and healing thoughts for a quick recovery❤️ 3mo
TheLibrarian Awww poor boy. Hoping for a speedy recovery. 3mo
Lcsmcat Oh no! I‘m so sorry. 3mo
xicanti Poor kid! And on the first day. 😧 3mo
Sharpeipup What a memorable start to summer! Hoping it heals properly... 3mo
rwmg Poor thing. Hope it heals soon. 3mo
Jas16 Oh no!! Poor little guy. Wishing him a speedy recovery 3mo
JSW Oh what a bummer. Hope he‘s doing better soon. ❤️ 3mo
cobwebmoth Aw! I hope he heals quickly.❤ 3mo
alanacristin Hope he's feeling better soon ❤ 3mo
MicheleinPhilly He had fun! 😂 Love his positive attitude! 3mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 Me too! He‘s a trooper⭐️ 3mo
RealBooks4ever AND dinosaurs! What an adventure! 💜 Here's to quick healing. ⚕️ 3mo
Megabooks Fantastic! I‘m so glad he‘s in good spirits and doesn‘t need surgery! 3mo
Lcsmcat So glad to hear he won‘t need surgery! 3mo
TheWordJar Yay no surgery! He looks good for having such a long day! Hopefully he‘s back running around in no time. 3mo
tracey38 @Chelleo so glad he's staying positive. Hope you all were able to get some rest when you got home. 3mo
Cortg Yay! Glad he‘s feeling better! 3mo
alanacristin Thanks for the update! Glad he's doing well ❤ and posing for photos with dinosaurs even! 3mo
Catt What a pair of troopers! Hang in there you two! 3mo
Smrloomis Ugh, that sounds exhausting! Glad he‘s doing better and hope the recovery is smooth 🤞🏽 3mo
Centique All the best for his recovery 💕 2mo
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Chelleo
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#breakfastandabook Making headway this morning while I enjoy a personal day.

AlaMich You are doing a weekday breakfast the right way! 😋 3mo
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Chelleo
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#BreakfastAndABook before a morning meeting. Finally starting this #secretsantagoespostal gift from @Bookcation74 #TreatYoself

HOTPock3tt Omg this is one of my fave series!! 😍♥️I‘m so curious what you will think of it!! Maybe you can tag me in your review?! It slows down a bit in the middle but is otherwise stellar!! I‘ve read and LOVED all 4 of them! 3mo
GypsyKat I love everything about this picture! 😍😋 3mo
Eggbeater I just finished this series on audio. I adored it! 💕 3mo
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Lisas.Library Now I‘m hungry and cereal isn‘t going to do!! 😂 3mo
therealoctober *adds to growing pile 3mo
alanacristin That looks like an excellent start to the day 😍 3mo
Gina Those first few pages are brutal so I put it down tor awhile. I have heard good things about this series. Is it worth it to push through that begining? 3mo
ChocolateBookmarks Wowwwww this looks great!!!!!! 3mo
catebutler Looks fabulous! I‘ve had this book on my list for a while, this makes me want to pick it up! 3mo
Sharpeipup Get book 2 ready...it‘s a great series! 3mo
Bookcation74 Enjoy!! 3mo
Larkken French toast? Yum! 3mo
Chelleo @HOTPock3tt I‘ll try to remember to tag you. Be warned...it takes me forever to read print books 😕 3mo
Chelleo @Eggbeater I‘ve requested the audio to help me read this in a decent timeframe. Plus I love to hear stories and pronunciations. 3mo
Chelleo @Lisas.Library @alanacristin @ChocolateBookmarks @Larkken This place makes the best French toast! 3mo
Chelleo @Gina I‘ll consider myself warned! I have made it past the first few pages. 3mo
Gina Thanks! **Deep breath** I shall forge on into the storm!! 😉😁😂 3mo
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Sharpeipup
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1. The entire Veronica Speedwell series
2. Yesterday on the lake
3. Tex Mex
4. Yes...no clue how many though which I find sad but we‘ve lost touch with my father‘s family.
5. ❤️
#friyayintro @howjessreads

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Slajaunie
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Starting this now! Hope it is good.

Texreader It is!!! A great series!! 3mo
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EmilieGR
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Pretty good!

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Eggbeater
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This book is a lot of fun! It's a Victorian adventure/ mystery with a very witty, memorable heroine and great humor.

MidnightBookGirl We have her at the store all the time- she's AMAZING. I need to read her other series.
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Eggbeater @MidnightBookGirl This was my first book by her. Let me know when she comes in next. I'll get a book signed. I listened to the audio. It is really sharp and enjoyable. 3mo
MidnightBookGirl I definitely will! We just had her in for the 4th book in this series (we did her pre-order campaign), so it might be awhile. She's a long time friend of the store, I think she and Kelly were friends before her first book came out. I LOVE this series on audio but the book covers are gorgeous!
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MidnightBookGirl I definitely will! We just had her in for the 4th book in this series (we did her pre-order campaign), so it might be awhile. She's a long time friend of the store, I think she and Kelly were friends before her first book came out. I LOVE this series on audio but the book covers are gorgeous!
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HOTPock3tt This is one of my fave series of all time! ♥️ I feel like it gets better and better. Book 3 a treacherous curse is my fave but they‘re all good ☺️ glad you enjoyed it!! @Eggbeater 3mo
HOTPock3tt @MidnightBookGirl which state? I would be soo happy to get a book signed by her!!! 😃 3mo
MidnightBookGirl @HOTPock3tt Fountain Bookstore in Richmond, Virginia. We carry signed copies of her books and we ship all over the world. So if there's an copy of her Veronica Speedwell books you want signed, we have them on our website and in our store. :) 3mo
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QueenJen
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#wonderouswednesday @Eggs
1. A Curious Beginning. A refresher before reading book 2
2. When I was young, we spent summers at my father's house and reading was mostly what there was to do. We weren't taken to the library so what I brought was read multiple times. Included were Ladyhawke, A Wrinkle in Time, and The Changeover.
3. Goodreads
4. A rainbow from last week, ending on our library.
5. Reading this? Tag!

Eggs Beautiful rainbow❣️❣️ 4mo
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Sharpeipup
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I flew through the first in hours but luckily a friend had the next 3 for me!

rretzler It‘s a fun series! 4mo
Sharpeipup @rretzler I am loving them! 4mo
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MallenNC
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I like this genre of amateur female detectives in the Victorian period. I accidentally read a later one before this one and it was nice to see how it started. I like the Charlotte Holmes series by Sherry Thomas too and it would be fun for Veronica to team up with her!

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QueenJen
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🎶 Look Away by Chicago
♎♏ Libra/Scorpio
📚 Right now, Deanna Raybourn. Veronica Speedwell is my spirit animal!!
💖💝 You have been tagged!

@Eggs
#wondrouswednesday

Eggs Thanks for joining in 🤗🌸 4mo
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QueenJen
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1. Being at home in my introvert space.
2. Busing tables at a local diner
3. The Healer's Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson (Overly religious and too much "a woman's place" stuff for my taste)
4. Tagged! (Also a historical fiction)
5. Reading this? Consider yourself tagged! ??
#wonderouswednesday
@Eggs

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Johanna414
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This was way too much fun! I read on my kindle while I‘m waiting for my kids to fall asleep most nights and this was the perfect book for that setting - light and fun, with quirky characters I found myself rooting for. I can‘t wait to read the rest of the series!

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BookNAround
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I went to B&N yesterday to spend my birthday gift card from hubby. After a 20% off one book coupon, my change was 3 cents. I could hardly be closer!

LeahBergen I want to try both of these teas! 4mo
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SassenachTheBookWizard
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So it's weird because of my account name and I can't pinpoint when it happened but I think this series has dethrone Outlander as my favourite series...

monalyisha 😱😱😱 (It *is* good, though! I loved the first book & have the second waiting for me on my nightstand!) 5mo
Kaila-ann I haven‘t read it but that cover is beautiful 😍 5mo
SassenachTheBookWizard @Kaila-ann it's like Sherlock Holmes and Veronica Mars had a sarcastic baby in Victorian England... 5mo
Kaila-ann That sounds pretty awesome actually. I‘ve added it to my never ending wishlist lol. 5mo
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I convinced over a dozen people to buddy read this beauty this month so I have an excuse to reread it! Marathoning of the Veronica Speedwell series has begun

Krystle13 @SassenachTheBookWizard Love the cover of this book. Draws you right in! 5mo
Kerrioke Unrelated, but is that a tiny Hedwig on your shelf?! Cause 😍 5mo
SassenachTheBookWizard @Kerrioke it is a Hedwig! 5mo
xxjenadanxx This cover is everything 😍 5mo
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Johanna414
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My goal for April is to read a bunch of the books i have started but haven‘t managed to finish yet. Hoping to get through a bunch of this stack, plus the tagged book on my kindle. Toby was feeling so supportive of this plan that he had to get up and give me a snuggle while I took the picture...

ShyBookOwl I really enjoyed Heartless. It made me want to bake all the time though lol 🍪 5mo
annahenke I‘m doing the same in April! 5mo
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What a great start to a new Raybourn series!! I like Veronica quite a bit- and she‘s certainly a heroine who knows how to #WalkOnTheWildSide of Victorian London! This is a fun, well-performed listen just perfect for #AudioColoring, #AudioCleaning and more! #MarchIntoThe70s @Cinfhen @Lizpixie

Cinfhen Your butterfly is vibrant and beautiful 🦋🥰 5mo
SassyBookworm Ohh I love Veronica!!! She‘s sooo sassy! And your butterfly 🦋 is gorgeous!!! 😍 5mo
k.reads.5 Lovely butterfly! And I've been hearing so much about this series lately! 5mo
TorieStorieS @Cinfhen @SassyBookworm @pl.2886 Thanks so much!!! I definitely am looking forward to listening to the next installment! 5mo
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One of my favorite series. The 4th book just came out this week, so I haven‘t read it yet, but I‘m sure it‘s just as great.

Veronica is a Lepidopterist - studies butterflies! 🦋

And in her spare time she also solves mysteries with her friend Stoker.

This is a fun and great series. I recommend it to all!

#butterflies #LiteraryLuck

SamanthaMarie Oooo stacked!! ♡ 5mo
BookHoarder32 ❤️❤️❤️ 5mo
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Just_reading Love this series, can't wait to read this latest one! 5mo
lynneamch Still on the wait list for book 2. I love these covers. 5mo
vkois88 This is definitely on my TBR... I've been interested since I bought copies for swap partners. It sounds like a lot of fun! 5mo
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MidnightBookGirl
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Finally starting this book journey! Our bookstore does a lot with Raybourn and I'm already loving this series as much as I expected I would!

BookHoarder32 ❤️❤️❤️ 5mo
QueenJen When I grow up, I want to be like Veronica!! (I'm 47 😉🥃) 5mo
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I‘m in the mood for a romp through Victorian London 😉

monalyisha Yes! 🙌🏻 6mo
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CocoReads
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Loved this book! I will definitely be seeking out more of these. Veronica was like a breath of fresh air, she was brave and wasn‘t afraid to speak her own mind. Stoker was mysterious, and there was real chemistry between them no matter how they tried to fight it, but at the end of the day-this was a mystery, not a romance, and I look forward to Veronica‘s further adventures, with or without Stoker. #newyearwhodis @ElenaBaer @monalyisha

theresidentromantic I have this! It was a #blameitonlitsy buy. Maybe I'll give it a read, but I'm always hesitant to read when romance isn't a given... 6mo
CocoReads You may like it—I mean, I‘m trying to branch out and I think at some point there will be some romance but I enjoyed the witty banter even without the romance. 6mo
ElenaBaer The fourth book comes out in March !! 6mo
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QueenJen
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1. Roy, Utah. Grew up in Grand Forks, North Dakota.
2. Anne Bishop
3. To big to finish in this life time!!
4. All of therm! (Where ever I am)
5. Tagged. Love this series!!

#littenintro @tessavi

tessavi Thank you for the recommendation 🐿️ 6mo
SassyBookworm Ohh I love this series too!!! 6mo
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CocoReads
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#socksunday at its finest!

CoverToCoverGirl Ok, ok... I‘m f**king off! 😂🤣😂🤣😎 6mo
Readergrrl My friend just gave me this same print but in a pencil case!! Love it! 6mo
Chrissyreadit I so want those socks ❤️❤️❤️ 6mo
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CocoReads @Chrissyreadit I bought mine at an indie bookstore but they can be had at the BlueQ website or Amazon. 6mo
CocoReads @CoverToCoverGirl you know I didn‘t mean you! (Hubs has both a man cold and a broken tooth 🙄 I have limited patience for his whining) 6mo
CocoReads @Readergrrl I love all their things... 6mo
CoverToCoverGirl I really need a pair of those! ❤️😂. I‘d be flashing them at a lot of people.. just saying. 6mo
CocoReads @CoverToCoverGirl they are the bomb! 6mo
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CocoReads
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🤣🤣🤣 this might be my favorite paragraph so far. #newyearwhodis yes, I know January is over but I‘m determined to finish the list provided by @ElenaBaer because I‘m having so much fun. @monalyisha

monalyisha I love this! And I also loved this book & put it on my list, as well! 😍 6mo
julesG Love this book and series. 6mo
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Laughterhp
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1. JK Rowling
2. Sarah MacLean
3. Sarah Dessen
4. Deanna Raybourn
5. Kat Howard

I‘m not sure what all these authors say about me! 😂

britt_brooke 😆 Nice choices! 6mo
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VoraciousReader
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I really enjoyed this book. Feisty, independent woman not afraid to be herself even in stifling Victorian England. A classic Victorian adventure; easy read, just a smattering of light romance or 'indelicate talk'. No heavy issues, just a fun read.

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This is a decent pick for me but I can't say I loved it. I was totally with the book, even through the random circus adventure that really didn't amount to anything. But that "big reveal" ?. . . It was too ridiculous, even for me. That being said, I've already requested the next in the series from the library #noselfcontrol . Thanks @monalyisha for the #newyearwhodis rec!

monalyisha Omg I don‘t even remember what the big reveal was! 😂😂😂 I know I limited the choices to books we read within the last year so that we would theoretically remember the details enough to have engaging conversations but umm...🤷‍♀️ Sorry about my brain! 🙈 Happy you liked it enough to give the next one a go! 7mo
ladyneverwhere @monalyisha she's the legitimate daughter of the prince of Wales who secretly married her Irish Catholic famous actress mother 🤪. It's a good thing I was on the train when I got to that part, otherwise I might have thrown the book across the room. 7mo
monalyisha @ladyneverwhere Ohhhhhhhh yeah!!! 7mo
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"I expect you are merely hungry. Things always look darkest when one is hungry or tired, I find."

? Yes, Veronica is speaking directly to me in this #newyearwhodis recommendation

@monalyisha

monalyisha Cheese is a powerful problem-solver. 🧀 7mo
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sarahgreatlove
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I have a new obsession and it is these books. Mysteries with a strong, plucky, opinionated woman at the helm, and her dreamy sidekick Stoker 😍, I love the language and wit. This is book 1, and it revolves around the mystery of who actually is Veronica Speedwell? Fun and unpredictable, 5 stars ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Chelsey
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Thank goodness that‘s over. There are aspects of this that I really enjoyed. It‘s definitely supposed to be in my wheelhouse, but maybe that‘s the problem. It felt like the author tried to create a Victorian character loosely combining Irene Adler and Phryne Fisher but aimed at people who‘d only ever watched the Robert Downey Jr Sherlock Holmes movie. It‘s quite disappointing because there are more to the series and I wish I wanted to read them.

PatienceFortitude Oh my goodness, exactly what I thought!!!! I never posted a review because I felt so meh about this 7mo
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Chelsey
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At the risk of being obnoxious about this book, I‘m posting again because wth?! What‘s London famous for, especially during the reign of Victoria? Tremendously thick, unbreathable smog filled air. Ugh! I‘m dying guys! Fortunately it moves quickly and I‘m 2/3 done.

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Chelsey
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MayJasper 🙄👍 7mo
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