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Heaven, My Home
Heaven, My Home | Attica Locke
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AshleyC816
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I enjoyed this second installment of the series. You definitely need to read Bluebird, Bluebird first to understand much of this story.

readordierachel Cute pup 🐶 1w
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TrishB
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Had a day off today, so squeezed another book in a day read! (That‘s my retirement aim)
This one was even better than the first, but he certainly is a complicated character that makes many questionable decisions. Here‘s to more in the series 👍🏻
Thanks Jess for the book and the lovely card that‘s just come today 😘

Velvetfur It's great when you can put away a whole book in one day isn't it 😂👍 2w
KathyWheeler I haven‘t read this yet because, in the first book, Darren and his questionable decisions made my so antsy! I was constantly worried for him. I will read this book; I just need to be able to handle that nervousness. 2w
MicheleinPhilly I have the day off today too. Need to pick my next read. 2w
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TrishB @Velvetfur life goals 👍🏻 2w
TrishB @KathyWheeler he‘s not good at decisions- personal and professional! 2w
TrishB @MicheleinPhilly hope it‘s a good pick 👍🏻 2w
Caroline2 Ohhh is this the sequel to bluebird, bluebird?? 🤔 2w
TrishB @Caroline2 yes and it‘s even better 😁 2w
Caroline2 @TrishB good to know...stacked. 😉 2w
KathyWheeler @TrishB no! He‘s awful, so I worry — as if he‘s real. 😊 2w
TrishB @KathyWheeler I did cringe a few times - what are you doing 🤷‍♀️ 2w
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RachelO
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Atticka Locke is easily my favourite crime-thriller writer at the moment, and this is the book that‘s finally dragged me out of my reading slump.

Darren Mathews is sent to Hopetown, ostensibly to investigate a missing child. Or maybe to find out more about his white supremacist family. And he has his own reasons for going...

The lake, the blues and the totally messed-up actions of Darren are just so believable. All the stars!

RachelO Thanks and sorry to #netgalley for the late review. 4w
4thhouseontheleft Pretty picture! 4w
Cathythoughts Nice review! Sounds great ! This is a series In hoping to start soon 👍🏻♥️ 4w
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squirrelbrain I loved the first one in this series (that you gifted to me!) I tried to get this one on #netgalley but it‘s no longer available.... 4w
RachelO @4thhouseontheleft 🌲🌴🌲 Pixabsy‘s finest 😉! Couldn‘t find anything round here that would quite substitute for East Texas! 4w
RachelO @Cathythoughts I think you‘ll enjoy these, Cathy - I‘d listened to 2 or 3 of her books on audio, so wasn‘t sure how I‘d handle the move to print. But I was still walking round the house not wanting to put it down! 4w
RachelO @squirrelbrain ☹️ I would send you this, if it wasn‘t firmly attached to my kindle! 4w
squirrelbrain @RachelO 🤣🤣 I shall just have to wait until it comes out in paperback, or the library gets it in.... 4w
KathyWheeler Just for a heads up so I can prepare myself, are Darren‘s actions so reckless that I‘ll be worrying about him the whole time, like I did with Bluebird, Bluebird? 4w
RachelO @KathyWheeler Entirely possible! He has resolved precisely nothing since Bluebird. I may have yelled at him once or twice. 4w
KathyWheeler @RachelO okay — I just needed to be prepared for that anxiety. 😊 I called him idiotic several times in Bluebird. 4w
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valeriegeary
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I have to rush this back to the library before my fines get any bigger 🙈 but damn! I loved it! Ranger Darren Matthews is one of the most emotionally layered and conflicted characters I've ever read. It is so nerve wracking to watch him try and do the right thing. Also exploring racial tension is something Locke excels at and this book feels especially poignant right now. Can't wait for more Highway 59 books!

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valeriegeary
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Happy Weekend, book friends! We are in full cozy mode at my house tonight as a fall rainstorm rolls in! This week was pretty uneventful. A lot of writing, and running, and reading. I'm trying to finish this one up.... It's overdue at the library and I'm sorry, not sorry because I really want to finish it. Texas Ranger Darren Matthews is such a complicated man and this story is 💯!!!

What's new with all of you this week?

gradcat Love that title. Hope you don‘t have any problems from the storm! ♥️ (edited) 4w
Sace I think we're getting some rain. I plan on going to the grocery store then reading until Monday 😊 Hope you are safe and snug during the storms. 4w
Suet624 I‘m so thrilled that I unexpectedly got Friday off from work. Therefore, I did most of my chores yesterday. Today I put the flower garden to bed and read. Tomorrow football and read. Fun little projects mixed in. Such luxury. 4w
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valeriegeary @Suet624 sounds like a productive and relaxing weekend! I need to put my veggie garden to bed soon too! It's supposed to be sunny again next week so I guess I better put it on my to-do list! 😄 4w
valeriegeary @Sace right now it's sunny outside.... So maybe we'll get lucky and it will only be a few showers. They are terrible at forecasting our rain. 😂 4w
valeriegeary @gradcat should be relatively boring as far as storms go.... Just rain rain rain. 😆 4w
gradcat @valeriegeary Good! You‘ll be safe then. ❤️ 4w
MamaGina It‘s raining here too. ☔️ I just lit a wood wick candle and am contemplating what to make for dinner. Was notified earlier today that my hold for this book is in, glad to hear it‘s enjoyable!🤓 4w
valeriegeary @MamaGina sound cozy! What did you end up having for dinner? 😆 4w
MamaGina Pad Thai and potstickers! 🥟 4w
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Reecaspieces
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🍭🍭🍭🍭 review is up on my blog. Stop by and say hi! https://reecaspieces.com/2019/10/14/heaven-my-home-by-attica-locke-review-myster...

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RachelO
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My book needs a playlist...

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valeriegeary
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Happy weekend, Littens! Boy have I had a Saturday! I ran 7 miles this morning then went to the pumpkin patch with my niece and nephew and am just now finally relaxing in my favorite spot on the couch with a book that's been on my most anticipated list since I read Bluebird, Bluebird two years ago! But first....Time to make the rounds and see what you all have been up to. 😘

JennyM You look very cozy there with Mr Charlie Waffles! 1mo
RachelO I started it yesterday- think it‘s going to be good... 1mo
readordierachel That sounds like such a nice day! 1mo
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valeriegeary @JennyM he is so spoiled 😄 1mo
valeriegeary @RachelO I think so too!! 🤗 1mo
valeriegeary @readordierachel it really was but now I'm exhausted 😆 1mo
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Brenda
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Excellent! I'm looking forward to more in this series 🤓📚

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BookShark
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Met the author and got the book last night. Looking forward to continuing this series. Exciting tidbit: she thinks there may eventually be 4 books in the series!

Liatrek Wow!! That is awesome news 😊 2mo
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Hazel0303
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A pick for sure! This definitely improved upon the first in the series and I can't wait to read the next one!

Full review here: https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/2841717192

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Hazel0303
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About 100 pages in and liking this one better than the first. She is such a good writer.

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BrownGirlReading
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Told in excellent Attica Locke fashion! No one tells a mystery like her. Full of small town talk, mystery, pain in the ass women all wrapped up with some history. I highly recommend book 2 of the Highway 59 series, you won‘t be disappointed. Please read book 1 Bluebird, Bluebird first though.

Liatrek I just finished this one too. I really hope we get a third book. She just has an amazing way of telling a story. 2mo
TrishB Stacked 👍🏻 2mo
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Liatrek
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This book is Intense and twisty with wonderfully fleshed out flawed characters. The opening descriptions immediately transported me to a dark vast lake with a scared little boy desperately trying to get back home. Darren is one of those main characters you read on pins and needles worried about their questionable decision and repercussions but loving them all the same. I‘ve said it here before but Attica Locke is hands down my favorite author!

KathyWheeler Exactly! It took me a long time to finish it because I was always putting it down because I was so afraid something was going to happen to Darren. 2mo
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Liatrek
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Just got my copy from B&N. I‘m so happy the covers match ❤️ I can‘t wait to start this after work 😊

charl08 Ooh, waiting for the new one from the library. Love those covers! 2mo
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kyraleseberg
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An incredible continuation in the Highway 59 series picking up just a couple months after Bluebird, Bluebird. A new case in a small lake town sends Darren back on the road while previous plot threads and characters are more tightly woven into his personal life. I love this series!

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Tonton
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Great interview with Attica Locke on her new book, Heaven, My Home: https://www.theguardian.com/books/2019/sep/07/attica-locke-heaven-my-home-books-...

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Well-ReadNeck
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Catching up on reviews from this week‘s reads.

I adored this second Darren Matthews episode (even better than the first, Bluebird, Bluebird which I loved). I‘m excited for many more. #netgalley

RachelO Gasp! That sent me scurrying straight to NetGalley UK - it‘s requestable 🤞🤞🤞 4mo
Ruthiella I‘m a recent convert to her books! I have yet to read Bluebird, Bluebird but am looking forward to it!😀 4mo
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Hazel0303
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Thank you #netgalley!!!

It's on the Read Now shelf everyone!!! Go get it!

#atticalocke #book2

HeatherBookNerd Is this a standalone or a sequel to her last book? 5mo
Well-ReadNeck Thanks for the heads up!!!! Got it!!! 👏🏼🙌🏼👊🏼 5mo
Hazel0303 @HeatherBookNerd Sequel! I think it's going to be a series. 5mo
Hazel0303 @Well-ReadNeck Anytime!! 🙌 5mo
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irre
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More great books! 😍 #BookExpo

SilversReviews Nice!! ENJOY!! 6mo
valeriegeary Attica Locke! Jealous! Lucky you! 6mo
Hazel0303 What a great selection you have!! Great work!! I am so excited about the new Attica Locke. Question - how do you qualify to go to book expo? 6mo
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Matilda
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That scream you just heard was me opening #bookmail !

MicheleinPhilly 😮 So jealous! 7mo
irre 😍😍 7mo
HardcoverHearts Gasp!!! 7mo
MallenNC Ahhh! I would scream too. Looking forward to your review. 7mo
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