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Wednesday's Child
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
24 posts | 5 read
A well-dressed couple claim to be social workers responding to abuse allegations and pressure Brenda Scupham into allowing them to take her seven-year-old daughter, Gemma, into protective care. When they fail to return, Brenda realizes her catastrophic mistake, and soon Chief Inspector Alan Banks is on the case. As days pass, Banks and his colleague Detective Superintendent Gristhorpe begin to lose hope, but then a body is found in the ruins of a nearby lead mine, and the two cases begin to connect in a chilling, horrifying way. Sixth in the critically acclaimed Inspector Banks Mystery Series.
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Avanders
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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Thanks for the tag @TheSpineView ! 😘🥰
1. Shallow (Lady Gaga version).. I was singing it... does that count? 😆
2. Sleep. I know it‘s lame but I‘m soooooo far behind!! 😴
3. House, because it‘s where I keep my home ♥️
4. Tagging *you*! And picking a new‘ish litten too: @xxjenadanxx 👋🏽

#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

TheSpineView 😊 2w
Eggs 😴💗📚🏡💗 2w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Beautiful profile pic ❤️ 2w
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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I love A Star is Born!! Every song is awesome ❤️ 2w
Avanders @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks aww thanks lady! ♥️♥️ And I haven‘t seen it.... just hearing the song makes me know I‘ll cry too much for my life right now! 🤭🤭🤭 2w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Avanders if you need anything let me know!! 😘😘😘😘❤️❤️❤️❤️ 2w
Avanders @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks thanks chica! 🥰🥰♥️♥️😘😘 1w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Avanders 💗😘💗😘💗 1w
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sudi
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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Thank you for thinking of me @tournevis 😘
1. Other than my mom, my oldest friend is Gauri. We met in high school and have been friends since.
2. The most amazing sunset i have seen is in Mumbai.
3. The smell of old books, and after it rains
4. Something Wicked This Way Comes
5. @DaveGreen7777 @Erofan @Crazeedi @tracey38 @Curiouser_and_curiouser @Charityann

#wonderouswednesday @Eggs

tournevis 👋👋👋 1mo
Erofan The smell of old books is amazing! I also love the fresh air after the rain, but only in the summer when it's warm! Thanks for the tag! 🤗😘 1mo
Crazeedi Thanks for tag! I did do this see my post! 1mo
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Eggs Ahh - old book aroma, Mumbai, and Bradbury 💗🤗💗 1mo
sudi @Crazeedi sorry 🙏. I forgot i actually liked your post 😁 1mo
sudi @Eggs thanks 💖💖💖 1mo
sudi @Erofan 😘😘 1mo
Crazeedi @sudi no problem! 1mo
DaveGreen7777 Awww, thank you for the tag, @sudi! 😊 1mo
sudi @DaveGreen7777 😊😘 1mo
Tanisha_A Old book smell! Mmmm! 1mo
Tanisha_A And Petrichor, yesss! 1mo
tracey38 Thanks for the tag! I'll try to get mine up tonight. Great answers. 🌻 4w
sudi @Tanisha_A yesss, this summer heat was so brutal. The first rain was welcomed by all and then the beautiful smell 😊. Is monsoon in full swing in Hyderabad? 4w
sudi @tracey38 your welcome and thank you 😊😘 4w
Charityann Thanks for tagging me.😊 4w
sudi @Charityann 😊😘 4w
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AsYouWish
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. I have way too many to list, I have most listed on my profile as currently reading.
2. Yes, I am all signed up and so excited for Round 2!!
3. Walking, playing with my dog, stationary bike and playing games on my Wii
4. This is Bueller, he thinks he is a lap dog (I don‘t want to break it to him that he is a bit bigger than he thinks) and he is a great reading buddy!

#HumpDayPost

Erofan 🐶❤ he is so cute! 1mo
Rissa1 He is beautiful! 1mo
TheLibrarian What a cutie!! 1mo
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BookwormAHN Gotta love giant Lap dogs 💚 1mo
AsYouWish @BookwormAHN They are the best!!! 1mo
DebbieGrillo 🐕💕 4w
Clwojick I want that pup! 😱😱😱 4w
AsYouWish @Clwojick Lol!!! He is pretty amazing!!! 4w
Smrloomis Oh my goodness he‘s huge! 😂 but he does seem sweet 👍🏽 4w
AsYouWish @Smrloomis He is huge, but he doesn‘t know that, lol, in his mind he is very little. But you are correct he is very sweet! 4w
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suzie.reads
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. Criminal master mind (I know how to murder people in so many ways after reading, people should be worried 😂)
2. My reading corner in my garden
3. My mum is Moody Margaret from Horrid Henry 🤣🤣

#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

Eggs #1 😂🤣 #2 what a lovely spot ! 1mo
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Birdsong28
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. Not really unless you count Tory as my name is Victoria and my brother in law sometimes calls me that and we are teaching my nephew that as he is only 19 months and my full name is quite long.

2. Who's on the Loo? It's a children's book!

3. Yes as sometimes I have read books because of the hype but it's not worked out.

4. Not really important, I tend to go by if I like the author.

5. @ms_t @TrishB @Cathythoughts

Birdsong28 Thanks for the tag @rubyslippersreads 😘📚📖 1mo
Eggs Like your #2 title 🤗👏🏻 1mo
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CouronneDhiver
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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🌸 My sisters call me “Dang” ... there‘s a story

🌸 Pass? The most unique one on my shelves is “The Country of Ice Cream Star”.

🌸 Yes! I love the backlist because the hype has died down and I can come to my own, less-influenced decision.

🌸 Semi-important? Covers in my favourite colours are a good bet (orange and yellow)

#WondrousWednesday

tournevis 👋👋👋 1mo
wanderinglynn Will you share the story? With a nickname like Dang, it‘s gotta be a good story. 😉 1mo
LeahBergen Backlister here, too. 🙋🏻‍♀️ 1mo
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ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Ice Cream Star is really good! 1mo
Eggs Yes we want to know the “Dang” story!! 1mo
Pamwurtzler Thanks for the tag, @CouronneDhiver ! And yes, we definitely need the ‘Dang‘ story! 1mo
BiblioLitten Yup! All ears for the Dang story. 1mo
CouronneDhiver Now I‘m all awkward and blushy.🤓 In a nutshell, my baby sister couldn‘t say my name. She started with “Dangow” which got shortened to “Dang” and it just stuck. The whole family uses it now. She did it to herself too though: “Ayanda” (Amanda) got stuck as “Yand” @wanderinglynn @Eggs @Pamwurtzler @BiblioLitten 1mo
Eggs That is adorable 🥰 1mo
wanderinglynn What a fun story! Thanks for sharing! 💜 1mo
BiblioLitten So cute! 😊 Dangow sounds good too. 1mo
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suzie.reads
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. My hubby calls me 'Da Bom Pye' my maiden name was Pye and it's always stuck 🥧
2. Learning to play with lion's testicles 🦁
3. Yes, so I try to avoid reviews until I've read a book.
4. I do love a pretty book cover but doesn't bother me that much. I'm more about the content.
5. Not a tagger really 🤣

#wonderouswednesday @Eggs

Eggs Thanks for playing 🤗 1mo
Areader2 😂🤣#2 1mo
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Eggs
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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🧡 I have some funny grandma nicknames. The 19 yo and 14 yo call me “Googey”, “Googs”, or “Care Bear”. The 4 yo and 2 yo call me “Gummy”.
💛 It‘s a play/movie from yesteryear called “Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama‘s hung you in the closet and I‘m feelin so Sad”
💚 Yes!!! several times so I try not to focus on hype
❤️ Essential, like a work of art or a fine garment
💖 tagged 💞

Texreader Awwww! Thank you for the tag! 1mo
Velvetfur I'm a favourite!! Aahh thank you, I will post this on my page too 😁 1mo
JoScho Thanks for the tag 🥰 1mo
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AmyG Thanks for the tag! 1mo
Crazeedi Thanks for the tag! I forgot one of my awful nicknames, my brother called me "diaper Schmitt, born in a beer bottle" he made me cry ? 1mo
Crazeedi @Eggs great questions today, I loved number one!! 1mo
tammy_sue Fun questions!! ☺️ 1mo
Eggs @Crazeedi Those brothers... 1mo
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Jerdencon
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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@Eggs #wondrouswednesday
1. Historical fiction
2. I‘m so not creative but “The Jazzy 20‘s” lol
3. Easter ❤️
4. 7

Eggs What a sweet photo—love the hat 🤗👏🏻 2mo
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AsYouWish
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. I am a teacher & recently one of my third graders recommended an author to me (Kasie West) & I am now obsessed with all of her books
2. Yes?
3. “He‘s Just Not That Into You”, yes & no, it was a fun read, but I am not sure it was helpful.
4. I have been working on a book for about 5 years, but I have read hundreds of others in that time.
5. Hey Littens! Happy Wednesday!! If you are reading this, I tag you!

#wonderouswednesday

Eggs Wow-didn‘t know Kasie W had written so many books! 2mo
AsYouWish @Eggs I didn‘t either until I looked her up. I just thought it was the 4 in the school library, then I went to her website and saw how many there actually were. Now I am debating if I want to buy them all or wait for them to become available on my library app. 2mo
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Tereses
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1 Great writing, think Jane Austen, Harper Lee, Marilynne Robinson.
2 Holly Hobbie
3 Perfect by David Herbert
4 Gwen Harwood
5 @DaisyReadsBooks

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AsYouWish
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. If I feel a part of the story, like I am there with the characters & observing them from the sidelines. I also love books that make me want to be the main character.
2. Treasure Trolls (not sure they make them anymore) and Funko POP figures, I started about a year ago & my collection is slowly growing.
3. I have a cookbook/baking book of desserts that I love, but I don‘t remember the name.
4. Not really
5. @ErinSueGreads

#wonderouswednesday

Eggs Thanks for joining in! I love your #1 2mo
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TheSpineView
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

📘 Outlander
📘 Can't think of one. 🤔
📘 GoodReads and Library Thing
⛰ Here is a photo from last weekend's drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway. Note that spring has not made it above 4K feet yet.
😋 Have to clue who to tag. Free to consider yourself Tagged.

Eggs Beautiful vista❣️ 3mo
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youneverarrived
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. Girl, Interrupted
2. Wuthering Heights
3. Goodreads
4. Marina & the Diamonds 💙
5. @Cathythoughts @Emilymdxn

Thanks for the tag @julesG & @Centique 😘 #wondrouswednesday

Eggs Beautiful photo ❣️ 3mo
Cathythoughts Wuthering Heights for my answer too ♥️👍🏻 3mo
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AsYouWish
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. This is difficult, I used to say I was like Bella from Twilight, but now I feel like I am more like Beck from You, but not in a bad way.
2. Voldemort from Harry Potter or I guess Joe, if I am like Beck, lol!
3. I usually shop online for books.
4. Anyone that wants to join in!

#WonderousWednesday @Eggs

Eggs Thanks for joining in 🤓 3mo
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Butterflyamore
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1) Undone (The Sweater Song) by Weezer
2) Cancer
3) Kate DiCamillo
4) @EastWind76

#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

vivastory Now I have that song in my head 😂 3mo
Eggs 💗💗Kate de Camillo 💗💗 3mo
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LeslieO
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. Something disco-y Like Bee Gees Night Fever
2. Pisces
3. Dorothy Dunnett
4. @LeahBergen
#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

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Jerdencon
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1.Nay
2. Tripping over a curb because I was busy looking at a store sign (I was ok)
3: Go the f*** to sleep because I was living it!
4. Ireland 🍀🍀
#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

Eggs Thanks for joining in💗💗 4mo
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CouronneDhiver
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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🧁 I‘m a super fan of #FriYayIntro by @howjessreads and #LMPBC by @suvata

I host casual pace buddy reads with @Librarybelle (current one is #RhidianRead).

🧁 Yesterday? Applied for another promotion ... even though I didn‘t get the last one. 🙄

🧁 “Difficult news needed a happy soundtrack; whatever it was they were performing, it had to change.”

🧁 Who‘s still up? @megnews @BiblioLitten @CoffeeNBooks @batsy @CBee

#WonderousWednesday

CouronneDhiver You know what I miss? #LitsyPartyOfOne by @Ambrosnazzy 🤩❤️ 4mo
BlameJennyJane Congrats on still applying for that promo! You‘ve got great and admirable guts! 4mo
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batsy Well done on trying again for another promotion 👍🏽👍🏽 4mo
Velvetfur That's great that you applied for the other promotion - your spirit has not been defeated from the previous time and you are strong! 💪 4mo
RadicalReader I love doing FriYay intro there has never been a more enjoyable Tag to participate in or a more wonderful app to use and look forward to every day 4mo
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EchoLogical
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. Library because I'm unemployed
2. My son just cut his first tooth!
3. Radium Girl and Kindred
4. The Mortal Instruments series is so overrated
5. @rheareads
@eggs #wondrouswednesday

EchoLogical Thanks for the tag @megzlynn 😚 5mo
Eggs Thanks for playing 😍 5mo
megansaurusrex I didn't like the original mortal instruments as much either, but the spinoffs like her infernal devices series was pretty good. 5mo
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MommyWantsToReadHerBook
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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Totally using your picture to save time, @MinDea!

#humpdaypost

1. Friends
2. I'm editing a doctoral thesis while on "holiday" at my MIL's in Windhoek.
3. Historical fiction
4. Usually I'm up with the kids, making coffee for me and rooibos tea for them and then I read to them. Sometimes still asleep at 6.
5. New sandals! I own hardly any shoes and my nice sandals that I wear everywhere are nearly 3 years old and look terrible.

Doughtah I really enjoyed this ya-historical fiction set post-wwi and russia‘s 1917 revolution: 7mo
Birdsong28 know my book recommendation isn't historical but I thought you might be interested. 7mo
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MommyWantsToReadHerBook @Birdsong28 I haven't heard of it but it looks awesome! 7mo
MommyWantsToReadHerBook @Doughtah thanks for the recommendation! 7mo
EleniKara Nearly done with this one, based on a true story but technically historical fiction. Absolutely loving it so far! 7mo
MommyWantsToReadHerBook @EleniKara thanks, it's already on my TBR! 7mo
xicanti It's been a while since I read it, but I loved 7mo
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RestlessFickleBookHoarder
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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#humpdaypost @MinDea
1. It's one of my TBR possibilities for #24in48...I've already changed my mind about it so I didn't post it. 🤣
2. Lo 74 high 90🔥
3. Oatmeal
4. Read all my books back to front.
5. No matter the season hot coffee ☕

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RealLifeReading
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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1. When my kids sleep in on weekdays and wake up super early on weekends
2. Lords and Ladles - these 3 chefs take turns recreating banquets from the past (think 1600s) at beautiful country manors in Ireland
3. Dark grey
4. Sushi.
5. Erm all of them? Maybe at this point of time that new Minalima edition of The Little Mermaid.
#humpdaypost

MinDea I saw that at Half Priced books. It is so pretty! I love that they are doing that with the classics! 14mo
emtobiasz Aaaaah I want to watch Lords and Ladles! It sounds great! 14mo
RealLifeReading @MinDea they‘re so beautiful! I have the first two so I guess I‘m collecting them! 14mo
RealLifeReading @emtobiasz it‘s on Netflix if you have it! Unfortunately there‘s only six episodes so while I‘ve binged on the first three now I‘m trying not to watch all the rest at once 14mo
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guinsgirlreads
Wednesday's Child | Peter Robinson
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It was a #wildwednesday in the library earlier, but now it's quiet 🤞🏻😊 #awesomeautumnbooks

@Jess7