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A Discovery of Witches
A Discovery of Witches: A Novel | Deborah Harkness
A richly inventive novel about a centuries-old vampire, a spellbound witch, and the mysterious manuscript that draws them together. Deep in the stacks of Oxford's Bodleian Library, young scholar Diana Bishop unwittingly calls up a bewitched alchemical manuscript in the course of her research. Descended from an old and distinguished line of witches, Diana wants nothing to do with sorcery; so after a furtive glance and a few notes, she banishes the book to the stacks. But her discovery sets a fantastical underworld stirring, and a horde of daemons, witches, and vampires soon descends upon the library. Diana has stumbled upon a coveted treasure lost for centuries-and she is the only creature who can break its spell. Debut novelist Deborah Harkness has crafted a mesmerizing and addictive read, equal parts history and magic, romance and suspense. Diana is a bold heroine who meets her equal in vampire geneticist Matthew Clairmont, and gradually warms up to him as their alliance deepens into an intimacy that violates age-old taboos. This smart, sophisticated story harks back to the novels of Anne Rice, but it is as contemporary and sensual as the Twilight series-with an extra serving of historical realism.
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scripturient-ink
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Mehso-so

The writing was mediocre, sometimes cheesy, and I found Matthew impossible. Are we just going to let it slide that he continuously drugs his girlfriend against her will/ without her knowledge? What? The book also could have easily done with 250 pages less, there was so much unnecessary detail & description ... But somehow, despite all its problems, the story still pulled me in. It's a great premise, the execution just leaves much to be desired.

BarbaraTheBibliophage I agree. If you felt this way about book one, don‘t go on. They get worse, not better. 😝 21h
scripturient-ink @BarbaraTheBibliophage Oh no, that doesn't sound very promising :D I was wondering if I should give the second one a chance, I was told it was better ... Maybe I'll just watch the series instead 😂 20h
Caroline2 Totally agree. This book needed some serious editing. 🙄 20h
scripturient-ink @Caroline2 It's super frustrating, because I think it could have been great but it just ... wasn't. A bit like reading a first draft or something. 20h
BarbaraTheBibliophage What happened for me as the books progressed was that they moved further and further from any kind of supernatural mythos. The things that happened felt so unimaginative by the end ... it just fizzles. 9h
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Oana7
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I have just finished the first book.. . I liked it a lot despite of its length... I loved the story, the romance, the characters and all the scientific details... It had all to be a wonderful novel... Great reading! I will take a break until starting the second book and I will watch the TV series to see if it is as good as the book!

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ertorres
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Really tried to get into this story, but I‘m having a difficult time. Reading something else for now and maybe I‘ll try again 🤞🏻

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scripturient-ink
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This somehow made me think of the Bad Wolf Speech from Doctor Who:

“I am the Bad Wolf. I create myself. I take the words, I scatter them in time and space. A message to lead myself here. [...] I want you safe, my Doctor. Protected from the false god. [...] You are tiny. I can see the whole of time and space. Every single atom of your existence, and I divide them. [...] Everything must come to dust. All things. Everything dies. The Time War ends.“

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ertorres
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My last few days of summer break and what am I doing? Of course, sitting on my patio and ready to start another one! #mbcpicks

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Meaw_catlady
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Meaw_catlady @TheReadingMermaid glad you‘re joining us!! 🖤 1w
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scripturient-ink
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Did I mention that procrastination is one of my biggest talents? Started reading this yesterday to distract myself from the thesis. Not sure what to think of it yet, but it's completely different from what I'm reading for academia, so hopefully, it's just what I need right now.
[Currently listening to: Get Better by Nothing but Thieves]

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Bailedbailed

Oh I hated this book. I‘m 200 pages in and I can‘t keep going. NOTHING happens. Nothing. The romance storyline is forced and doesn‘t feel remotely organic. Neither MC is very well-developed and that‘s probably a major reason why. The author‘s take on supernatural beings is interesting, too bad she didn‘t actually have much of a plot to develop around it.

Not sure if it counts as a #SeriesRead if I bailed 😂 @TheSpineView

TheSpineView Any attempt counts! 😊 3w
Amiable I totally agree with your thoughts about this book. 2w
KatieDid927 @Amiable Thanks! I felt kind of bad because it‘s one of my mom‘s favorites but she wasn‘t offended by opinions; thankfully she just laughed haha. 2w
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i-am-papercrane
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Well, when #bookly puts it like that, I don‘t feel so bad! I think I‘ve read more books since I got the app than I have in previous years at #camp. Let‘s see if I keep this ball rolling! (Unfortunately, I‘m out of books to read at camp rn, so I‘ll have to remember to grab some this weekend!)

#summerreads #camplifeisthebestlife

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2pirates1princess
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So this isn‘t my normal genre. I really love psychological thrillers! I watched a couple episodes of the show, found out it was based on a book and kept it on my TBR list for awhile. I grabbed it at the bookstore this weekend. To my surprise, I really enjoyed this book! So much so I‘m picking up the second book in the series.

cewilf LOVE this series. Just read it a few months ago. The second one is my favorite! 3w
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cjk
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My husband and I had a rare day off together last week so we decided to go the library. I already have a ton of books at home to read, but I couldn‘t resist checking these out. 📚📚📚#libraryhaul

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BookishBelle
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1. ✔️
2. Lion King
3. Watermelon
4. 8 first cousins. Lots of others.
5. 👍🏻

#friyayintro #alittlelate @howjessreads

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TheBookbabeblog84
A Discovery of Witches | Deborah E. Harkness

And again I‘m coming back to an old favorite. This is my 14th listen is believe. I love this book ♥️. #happiness

SW-T It was my favorite in the series. 3w
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i-am-papercrane
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Pickpick

I finished my reread! The book was how I‘d mostly remembered, and I still had the same problems. The reason I like this book is because of the story, not because of the characters. Diana annoys me and is super melodramatic sometimes. Matthew is super controlling and pisses me off. BUT I love Marcus and the aunts and the magic and the alchemy, history, philosophy.... I really like what AMC is doing with the show too! Would 100% recommend.

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On Goodreads, I found a list of books with witches in them. This is only a couple of them. This isn‘t the whole list. I haven‘t read these books. I‘ve heard about A Discovery Of Witches and I know that it‘s a tv series but I don‘t know much about it other than the fact that it has witches.

Slajaunie It was a good book. It is about a family of witches. There are vampires and books in it as well. 4w
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i-am-papercrane
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I love this little app! 😊 Only a little over 100 pages left to my reread, and then onto One of Us is Lying, which I am hella looking forward too. Unfortunately, because this is camp, I can only focus on one book at a time, and I haven‘t had time recently to listen to Pride and Prejudice. Oh well, only three weeks left!

#bookly #camplifeisthebestlife

Sweetkokoro Has there been any changes to the free version of this app? I originally had it and loved it but there is just no way I could afford to pay for it, so I was stuck with only being able to catalog 10 books for free, which was a huge bummer. 4w
i-am-papercrane @Sweetkokoro unfortunately no :( i paid for the full version 4w
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zezeki
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Pickpick

This definitely felt Twilight inspired, but this one is more mature and the world created is far more detailed. It also has a bit of science talk, which I enjoyed and while there were a few things that I didn't like, I was unable to put this book down until I finally finished it at 4 am. 📒📚📓📚📒

CarolynM When this book first came out it was described to me as Twilight for grown-ups. Hard to disagree. 1mo
emmaturi Love this series! Just got the final one to read now! 1mo
zezeki @emmaturi I already moved to the second book! 1mo
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KayBags
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The details drag you in and the story line keeps you begging for more.

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Nevermore88
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Mehso-so

Just finished reading. I must say the writing was a bit repetitive and it seem to only focus on the vampire and how he was so protective over Diana. There was a lot of ruckus , but nothing really happened? I mean I‘m glad I finished it but did I love it? No, not really. 4 ⭐️ ‘s

Cheshirecat913 I was the same way about the book. I have the other two but just didn't have the drive to read them. 1mo
Nevermore88 I don‘t have the other two but I‘m not sure if I‘m going to get it. I‘m afraid it may be the same as this book. Long and never getting to the point 1mo
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Saknicole
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I've been recovering from surgery this week and have actually felt too tired mostly to even read. In between naps I've finally started watching A Discovery of Witches, which has been on my watch list for ages! I haven't read the books, although @Kimberlone has read the first. So far a bit dull, but Matthew Goode is enough to keep me watching till it picks up 😍 Should I read the series? #witches #adaptations #surgery #recovery

LaurenReads I liked the first book, but then couldn‘t finish the second one. 1mo
Saknicole @LaurenReads that's the same thing @kimberlone said. If I'm jonesing after season 1 I might try! 1mo
Kimberlone I have the second and third books. You can have them if you want to try. I kind of think the books are like a mix between outlander and twilight 1mo
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i-am-papercrane
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Today‘s #colormepretty is #blue!

I‘ve already talked about ACOTAR, Harry Potter, Eragon, and Carry On.

Before the Fall I read because of My Favorite Murder and I really liked it.

The Lovely Bones was a good book until the end and then it was weird.

If I Stay I loved (hello cellos!) but I‘ve never seen the movie. I met the author and she‘s lovely too.

Prisoner of Cell 25 was interesting but I‘m not sure if I‘ll finish that series...

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dne2004
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Pickpick

At first, listening to this book I was bored with the world building, but before I knew it I was on chapter 5 and was wholely hooked into the story between Diana, Matthew and Ash Mole! It's 24 hrs of discovering the mysteries of Diana and her parents' deaths. Highly recommended!

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Emilymdxn
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Mehso-so

Between a soso and a pan. I did enjoy the plot and world building in this but the writing made it absolutely impossible, it was so cliche, particularly the romance sections but just all of it, there wasn‘t a character that felt believable. It‘s a pity cause I like the concept and would like to finish the series but I don‘t know if I can do any more of Harkness‘ prose.

GatheringBooks oh that is sad to hear. i was looking forward to reading it for our witches theme in oct-dec. 2mo
Caroline2 I struggled with this one too. I enjoyed the plot and concept but yeah it is cliched and sooo long winded. How many cups of tea can that girl drink?! 🙄 2mo
julesG @Caroline2 there's always one more cup of tea. 2mo
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Amiable I agree. Wasn‘t a fan of this book. I couldn‘t continue with the series. 2mo
Kimberlone I liked the first one well enough, but couldn‘t make myself finish the second and basically gave up on this series. Very Outlander meets Twilight. 2mo
currerbelle I don't remember any particular thoughts about the prose, but I did like that I could feel all the research that had gone into it. There was a great sense of atmosphere. And I enjoyed imagining myself at the Bodleian Library. 2mo
Emilymdxn @currerbelle maybe I just didn‘t appreciate the research because I used to go a lot and so that probably leads to not appreciating it being an evocative portrayal of the library for me 🤷‍♀️ I guess no one feels that spellbound or carried away by a book painting a picture of their backyard lol, if it had been Harvard where I‘ve never been I‘d probably have loved that 2mo
Emilymdxn @Caroline2 @julesG always more cups of tea and always more very specific pet names 2mo
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BethM
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My aunt and I got to see her tonight! The talk was wonderful. Unfortunately the signing line was super slow and long so we left given that we both have to work tomorrow and still had over an hour drive to get home. Fun experience though in an amazing independent bookstore!

Hooked_on_books Sounds like she was spending a fair amount of time talking to people. Not great for what you needed, but very cool! (edited) 2mo
Chrissyreadit She is a good speaker and relates well to her fans!!! Glad you were able to see her. 2mo
Avanders Aww another great family date!! 🥰 2mo
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Emilymdxn
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Can reading be like this every day please? Honestly really not enjoying this book but the setting is so perfect for reading I‘m speeding through it.

Back to real life and my ‘proper‘ start of the #bookfitnesschallenge tonight 😐😐😐 how we doing #goteam ?? @TheEllieMo @Megabooks @RachelO @KathyWheeler @cewilf @cobwebmoth @Trashcanman @wanderinglynn

JanuarieTimewalker13 I had a fictional crush on Matthieu. I have a thing for him and Eric Northman. 2mo
Megabooks Gorgeous, my dear! Enjoy it while you can! 2mo
cewilf LOVE this series. I just finished the last book! The second is my favorite. 2mo
Exbrarian That palm tree behind you makes it look like you have amazing lashes.😁 2mo
wanderinglynn Lovely photo! 💜 And I wish every day could be like that too. 2mo
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BooknerdsLife
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I can never say no to library books...especially where there are some new books that I've been eyeing at the bookstores! ...Even when my own pile of new & old #TBR books are giving me side eyes at home! 🤣🤣 #BookwormsProblem
Starting with The FlatShare with other ebooks
Do you see anything you like here?

#currentread #newbook #bibliophile #librarybooks #romcom #YA #Fantasy #Murder #Mystery #CozyRead #readinglife #AussieReader

BarkingMadRun Loved Discovery of Witches! 2mo
BooknerdsLife @BarkingMadRun Yay! I‘ve always wanted to try this series 😊 2mo
KirstieE I spy my current read !! 🧐 I think you‘re gonna enjoy it ☺️ 2mo
BooknerdsLife @KirstieE Hahaaa Yes!! Just your post too 😁 Now I‘m excited about reading it too 🙌🏼😄 2mo
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LibrarianRyan
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Sorry I didn‘t get a full picture posted before now. I love my #summersantagoespostal package. I have read the tagged book but it was years ago when it first came out so now I have a chance to read it again. The other two I don‘t have and look fun. Plus now I have my ring for the water park. If the flood waters go down. But it does make me want to tube down the the green breaks. Seriously. I love and will use it all. Thank you so much.

RvnclawWhovian Oh yay I‘m so glad you like it!! And I‘m glad I was able to get some books you haven‘t read 2mo
LibrarianRyan @RvnclawWhovian I actually bout the books of speculation for someone else and was sad I didn‘t buy a copy for myself so this was awesome. ! 2mo
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jenniferw88
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Nevermore88
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*dramatic sigh*😲
240 pages in and nothing interesting has happen yet. 😒

Soubhiville Yeah, that was kind of my experience too. I sludged through this one, but bailed on the second. 2mo
Owlizabeth I almost never say this, but I liked the tv series better than the books. @Soubhiville 2mo
Aims42 Totally bailed on this too 😬 2mo
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BethM I ended up loving these but had to do them on on audio because it was so slow. 2mo
Nevermore88 I‘m a fast reader. But I feel like it‘s taking me forever to read this book. 2mo
rather_be_reading ughhh hate when that happens 2mo
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jen_the_scribe

For lovers of fantasy and history alike. Deborah Harkness shows us a world where witches, vampires, and daemons walk amongst us. Despite being a witch, the protagonist strives to be “normal“ and wants to focus on her career, until a mysterious, magical manuscript places her in the middle of a struggle between the three kinds of creatures. I couldn't put it down. Well written with lovable characters.

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EmilyChristine
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Visited my nephew at day camp today. Rained this morning but turned into a beautiful day.

I only have a few discs left. I‘m questioning my decision to listen to another book before #2 in the All Souls Trilogy. Might have to change my mind!

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BethM
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You guys- she‘s coming to Milwaukee! My aunt and I are officially going! Are you? https://m.bpt.me/event/4258881

RvnclawWhovian Ahhh so jealous!! 2mo
wanderinglynn That‘s so awesome! Take photos! 2mo
Avanders So fun! 👏🏽👏🏽 2mo
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BethM
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Ok I‘ve just finished the Tv series! Who wants to discuss below with me? I thought they hit high points well but didn‘t understand why they changed some of the smaller points 🤷‍♀️

PatriciaU I did not like the production much. I thought the roles were badly cast and just couldn‘t get past that. 2mo
BethM @PatriciaU I don‘t disagree. I like Em, Sarah, and Marthe- everyone else missed the mark a bit for me. 2mo
PatriciaU Weird thing is I thought Alex Kingston would have made a good Diana! Or Billie Piper. And Isabeau was a disappointment. 2mo
BethM @PatriciaU I can see that with Alex but she‘s a bit too old. Billie would‘ve made my heart sing. Isabeau needed to be more like the Baroness in Sound of Music in my mind. 2mo
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BookishTrish
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Finally lunchtime! A coworker recommended this title to me because I love Twilight

TheLibrarian I haven't read Twilight but I greatly enjoyed the book/series you are reading! 2mo
cewilf I love this series!! I‘m on #3 now 😬 2mo
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Vanessa
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Panpan

I was really hoping from the accolades this book has received that I would enjoy it. Instead I dragged myself through nearly 600 pages of unnecessary details, cringy dialogue, and ill-conceived plot.

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baes
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I did not expect to love this, so I‘m glad I took a chance. The closest thing I can think to describe it is #Outlander (but not lol) with a love story similar to #Twilight. It is witches, vampires, & a tiny bit demons...but not in an overpowering way. I also watched the first season of the show....it is followed very closely, yet it is its own version at the same time. I loved them both and look forward to book 2.

Dragon I loved this book too! 🖤 🧛‍♂️ 2mo
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EmilyChristine
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Flowers are blooming! I‘m on disc 8 of the audiobook and still enjoying it. I keep picturing the actors from the show and they fit perfectly. Excited to see what happens next!

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Autumnscribe
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You know that one book that you turn to when everything in life turns upside down and inside out?

Yeah, I am there. I need comfort and predictability.

After 10 days of high fever my daughter caught a smaller less scary bug (just a cough and a low grade fever). But Tomorrow will be her first day back at school since the 18th..... And now my mom is in the hospital. Yesterday she had two blood transfusions and today is scheduled for surgery. 😔

BiblioLitten Hugs💕 I hope it‘s a better day tomorrow. 3mo
Autumnscribe @BiblioLitten thank you. Me too. 😊 3mo
JSW This book is my solace, too. I hope things get better soon. Sending you ❤️ 3mo
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Autumnscribe @JSW thanks. Things are looking up, mom is out of surgery and it looks like the culprit was an ulcer. So not nearly as serious as the last time she went to the doctor for a belly ache and they found 12 cancerous tumors and she ended up being in hospital for 6 weeks. 3mo
Victoriahoperose Wishing you the best. I love this book too. I hope everything calms down for you and gets better! 3mo
Autumnscribe @Victoriahoperose thank you. Me too. 😊 I could use a good dose of boring in my life. No surprises, just nice and predictably uneventful. 3mo
BookishTrish Wishing you boring stuff 2mo
Autumnscribe @BookishTrish thank you. Boring is good, is my new motto. She isn‘t home yet, but I hear maybe tomorrow... fingers crossed. 2mo
baes Omg. I hope she is doing better! 2mo
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baes
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The winner of my next book is: A Discovery of Witches. I‘ve seen this on book lists many times, & I‘ve been recommended it a few times (based on my love for #Outlander). It has been a book I‘ve ignored because I don‘t normally do this kind of fantasy or witches. I heard there was a tv show, so I watched the first episode today & got started on the book. Umm...I‘m hooked. I‘m going to read the book before watching anymore. #LibraryBook

BlameJennyJane So good! And I don‘t normally do witchy sh*t or fantasy either. 3mo
QueenJen The show and the book are fairly close. I consider that a bonus. 3mo
StayCurious I just bought this book so I‘m glad to hear it‘s good. 3mo
JacqMac I loved this series so much! 3mo
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vkois88
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I guess my reading slump is over 🤗🤗🤗 These are all the books I finished in the month of May, except for the two on the bottom that are overlapped. I've started them but haven't quite finished. Also hoping to finish the tagged book at work today, and raise my total by one. Not pictured are all of the picture books read with LO.

#MonthlyWrapUp #MayWrapUp #CompletedBooks #MomsWhoRead

MallenNC Nice job! I just read Something About Sweetie. 3mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Well done! 📖💖 3mo
MaleficentBookDragon Some good books in there. 3mo
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vkois88 @MallenNC what did you think about it? I was surprised by how much I actually liked it! @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego thank you 😘😘 @MaleficentBookDragon I really enjoyed all of them! The two I struggled with most were Still Life and Mother Knows Best, simply because they dragged at times. 3mo
LokiDokey I read five feet apart and stalking jack the ripper this month too! How did you like them? 3mo
vkois88 @LokiDokey I really liked Five Feet Apart! To be honest, I was surprised by how much... and Stalking Jack The Ripper was a re-read for me. I LOVE the series and I'm trying to cycle back through before the final one comes out in September 🤗🤗🤗 What did you think of each book? 3mo
LokiDokey I loved both. FFA I started reading a few months ago but it was an extended excerpt and I didn't realize it so I was wait listed at the library. SJTR I wasn't too sure about until about chapter 5 or so. All the indepth medical/gruesome details had me second guessing it but after awhile I was hooked. I am looking forward to continuing the series. 😀 3mo
vkois88 @LokiDokey it's SO worth it!!! I'm glad you stuck with it 🤗🤗🤗 3mo
LokiDokey @vkois88 me too ♥️ 3mo
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EmilyChristine
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There‘s a film festival this week. My friend and I went out for dinner before seeing a documentary called Riplist. Super funny. This group in Fargo/Moorhead area make a list every year of famous people they think will die that year.

I‘m a few discs in now and I‘m hoping to catch up some on the tv series this week. So far so good!

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i-am-papercrane
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Rereading this after bingeing the first season on AMC!

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Nevermore88
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On to the next one. Hope this one is good.

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CarolynM
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Not very original - I don't read about witches very often. I love the song - I first encountered it in a thoroughly enjoyable stage production of Pal Joey in 1983. Thanks for rekindling the memories.

#BewitchedBotheredAndBewildered #MayMovieMagic

TrishB Great minds 👍🏻 I was about to do this. 3mo
rohit-sawant 💜💜 3mo
Cinfhen I tried this book but I bailed early on 🤷🏼‍♀️I guess mysterious libraries and witches aren‘t really my thing 😂 3mo
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Vanessa
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I hadn‘t intended to read this next, but it was finally my turn with the ebook after a month on the library waitlist. 10% in. I‘m hooked.

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Panpan

I have to say I have quite mixed feelings about this book. I loved the first half but at the end it got too Twiglight-y for me. The potential of what the book started as was not fulfilled for me and the story came out very mediocre. There were also some inconsistencies and the time travel aspect that did not seem right. I don't have any desire to start the second book to see how the story continues.

megzlynn I felt the same! I tried starting the second book and didn‘t even read a whole chapter before I gave up. 3mo
PaulaNovotna @megzlynn Thanks for letting me know! I don't think I will even try... 3mo
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bookishbitch
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I let my sister borrow my copy. I'm really looking forward to reading this after seeing the show so far. I just have too many books ahead of this in my tbr pile. I've heard the book is better. (And I'm not surprised since that seems to be the norm with book adaptations.)

tpixie What media/channel is the show on? 3mo
bookishbitch @tpixie We've been watching it on amc. BBC America and Amazon also have it. 3mo
tpixie @bookishbitch thanks!! 3mo
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