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The Huntress
The Huntress | Kate Quinn
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kplovesbooks
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Aims42 I loved this book!! Hope you‘re enjoying it too 🤗 5d
kplovesbooks @Aims42 I absolutely am!! 5d
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kplovesbooks
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This historical fiction novel is so intriguing....

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Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
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Eggs Great choice! Oh I loved this book so much-I was rooting for the female protagonist so hard-truly satisfying! 2w
Eggs Oh the angel friends are in the photo shoot again 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻. That‘s your way of telling me you love me 🤓😘 2w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I do love you!! I leave them there so that o can see them everyday ❤️❤️❤️😘😘😘 2w
CoffeeNBooks I still haven't read this one. 🤨 I bought it as soon as it came out, because I loved The Alice Network so much, but it's been sitting on my bookshelf unread. There are just so many books to read!! 😂 2w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @CoffeeNBooks ikr!!! It causes me anxiety sometimes!! 🤣🤣💞💞 2w
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KarynGood
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Such a great book! Engaging characters, excellent pacing, and engrossing plot. I loved Nina‘s character. And, as with The Alice Network, it was empowering to read about a world war from a female perspective. 5 ⭐️s! #favouriteauthor

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KarynGood
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Some lovely mail the last few days from my #poutinepenpals! It‘s cold and snowy here in Saskatchewan and these made my day brighter!

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LDavisMunro
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It took me a bit longer to get into this one, but once I was in... WOW!

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Librarybelle
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I picked this up on the strength of so many positive reviews. I‘ve yet to read it, surprise surprise! #TheHunting #SoaringScores

Cinfhen Great choice!!! This is meant to be excellent 1mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks The Alice Network was great!! 1mo
Librarybelle Maybe I should read this soon, @Cinfhen ! 1mo
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Librarybelle @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I need to read that one too! 1mo
ATB I am about 22 on the holds list for this at my library. Started out at 48 so making progress. Loved the Alice Network. 1mo
CrowCAH Sounds very fast paced and intriguing! 1mo
JacqMac It‘s still on my TBR, too. So many books, never enough time. 1mo
Eggs This is a GREAT BOOK!! Rich characterizations 👏🏻🤗 1mo
Librarybelle @ATB Slowly making progress! 1mo
Librarybelle @CrowCAH @JacqMac It sounds so good...I wish I had lots of time to read everything I want to read! 1mo
Librarybelle Thanks for the recommendation, @Eggs ! 1mo
Eggs You‘re welcome 😉 She‘s an author to keep an eye on. Loved Alice Network too 1mo
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Sheridanb

“Control is what separates men from beasts.”

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Victoriahoperose
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This was definitely a really interesting historical fiction book. I felt like it had a good amount of suspense and mystery to really drive the story and make it more interesting. The time frame and characters were also well captured and it moved quickly despite how long it was!

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LacklustreRogue
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"No one ever catches a rusalka. . We slip though their hands like water". .
The parts of the book about the Night Witches - female pilots bombing Nazis - are definitely my favourite parts

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CocoReads
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Finished the book group book before book group! It was really good. It might be tied for first place with the first Borgia book in my Kate Quinn favorites.

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Quirkybookworm
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Another historical novel on sale! Check it out!!

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CocoReads
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Had my second cataract surgery yesterday. It went well, that eye is still blurry but the other eye is pretty much all healed. Since I don‘t go back to work until Friday and I can‘t bend or lift anything until then, I‘m just going to chill and work on my book group book. It‘s really good so far.

Jas16 Glad it went well! 2mo
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Kimberlone
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Enjoying a #bookandbath this evening. About to pop the bath bomb in!

It‘s been awhile since I got sucked so deep into a book. I think I might finish it tonight!

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Kimberlone
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Started this last night and I‘m already 1/4 in! Really enjoying the book so far, and I can‘t wait until the two groups of character overlap!

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WhatWouldJaneDo
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A post WWII quest to find an escaped Nazi known as The Huntress interspersed with the history of one of the hunters: a former Soviet "Night Witch" pilot. I love reading about the lesser known women's history so the Night Witches were fascinating, and Quinn writes interesting characters but this dragged a little for me. Since the Huntress is only shown after the war, her crimes mentioned in passing, she never builds into a really black villian.

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SassenachTheBookWizard
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Mehso-so

Agh this book needed to be cut down. There's just so much dense information and the two plot lines move along so dang slowly. There was no surprise as to who was The Huntress either. Like none what so ever so I don't know why they delayed the reveal so long.

I liked this more than The Alice Network buy I think I've just come to the conclusion that Quinn's stuff isn't terrible but it's overhyped and not my taste.

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janeycanuck
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Another delicious meeting of #MummyDaughterBookClub. We all loved The Huntress, though I‘ve clearly been reading too many thrillers because when Nina first appeared, I was convinced she was the Huntress in disguise. Not so much!

swishandflick Yum! 😋 3mo
Tamra Oh you lucky ladies! Books and delicious tidbits! 3mo
mhillis That looks delicious!! 3mo
janeycanuck @swishandflick @Tamra @mhillis It was so good! Loved every morsel 😊 3mo
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Eggs
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A #daringadventure—hunting down the huntress. Such a great book 📖

#augustabc

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SassenachTheBookWizard
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I've had this ARC since January and just haven't gotten to it 🤦

ShelleyBooksie Interested to hear what you think. I loved it up until the end. 3mo
Miss_Gilmore This is one I want to read! 3mo
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Sward7
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It was a decent story, but somewhat disappointed. I think I'm just tired of WWII stories, even though this took yet a different angle.

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Eggs
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One of my most exciting and unputdownable reads this year

#xcellentread

#augustabc

kspenmoll I loved this too. ❤️📚🎧 3mo
Andrew65 Great to hear, I loved 3mo
JacqMac Good to know. I‘m going to move it closer to the top of the tbr stack. 3mo
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tammysue Happy you enjoyed it Sherri! I purchased a copy and I‘m hoping to get to it soon. I loved The Alice Network too @Andrew65 ♥️ 3mo
Aims42 I wasn‘t expecting it to be such a page-turner, i loved it!! 3mo
ShelleyBooksie I was so disappointed with the ending. 3mo
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lynneamch
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"There are two ways to learn a language fast, and one of them is when you're under ten and have a pliable young brain."
"What's the other?"
He grinned. "Over a pillow."
#PillowTalk #AyupAugust @cinfhen @squirrelbrain
Not the color of the book, but fascinating #RedReading about female Soviet bomber pilots during WWII. "Order of the Red Banner. Order of the Red Star." #AugustABC @Eggs
Pic of Kate Quinn at A Likely Story Bookstore.

Eggs Double play 👏🏻👏🏻 3mo
squirrelbrain Well done for the double! ❤️😁👍 3mo
Cinfhen Well done 👍🏽 and new book should be fantastic. Still need to read Huntress ( heard great things) 3mo
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Beatlefan129
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Congratulations on your milestone! This is an awesome prize, Etsy is the best!
#25Etsy

Megabooks Thanks for entering! I‘m a big Etsy fan. 👍🏻 3mo
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Hooked_on_books
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Mehso-so

This is a tough one for me to review. I actually quite liked the plot and the characters, but it just dragged so much. I had to force myself to keep going back to it. I think it the story had been tightened up, I would have just loved it.

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Sassiekat
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My newly renovated bookroom.. the most peaceful place to be... and this is only half of the room.

Recently read book: The Huntress by Kate Quinn. A story that moved me... though it was dark, it was an amazing story of strength and courage during the WWII.

marleed I love it! 3mo
Sassiekat Thanks Marleed! I wished I could've posted the other side of the room but wasn't sure how to upload 2 photos at the same time. 3mo
Aims42 Now that‘s a Reading Room 👍🏻 Love it!! 3mo
Sassiekat @Aims42... thank you! I just recently did a "makeover" in my bookroom with fairy lights and now it's my favourite place to be! I'm so pleased that my fellow readers like it too ?? 3mo
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Eggs
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Congratulations @Megabooks on your milestone!!! And thanks for the opportunity to enter a great giveaway 🤗👏🏻🤗

Tagged book was one of my top reads this summer-exquisite historical fiction!

#25giveaway

Megabooks Thanks for entering!! I need to get back into historical fiction. Such a great genre! 3mo
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Sward7
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A different take on the roll of 3 very strong women and the triangle of their relationships after WW2: a German, a Russian, and an American.

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Aims42
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This book gets all the stars!!! HOLY COW!! A thrilling ride from page 1 all the way to the end. Definitely recommend to any WWII fans out there and anybody who loves reading books about women kicking a$$ AND taking names. ⭐️ x 1,000,000!!!!

Sassiekat Love your review! Exactly how I felt about this book. 3mo
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Kimberlone
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I have been very busy at work this week getting ready for back to school and haven‘t had any time for Litsy-ing. But I did sneak in a quick trip to the bookstore earlier this week and found cheap copies of both of these books that I have been keeping an eye out for months! Today is my only day off this week, so I am hoping to squeeze in some reading.

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Aims42
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Summer Reading 🥰 (PS “The Huntress” by Kate Quinn is a fantastic page turner!! 50% done and I cannot put it down)

lynneamch Just started this. Only on p.10 and already hooked! 3mo
Aims42 @lynneamch I just finished it. WOW!!!! I don‘t think I‘ve ever finished a 530 page book in 5 days. IT WAS SO GOOD!!!!!! 3mo
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Aims42
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So, going to the library on Tuesdays is both a beautiful & dangerous thing 😇 (top one was a $1 at the library‘s used book shelf!!)

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MelindaOtt
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Wowza! It has been quite some time since I read a book that totally sucked me in and kept ahold of me until the last page. This epic cat-and-mouse Nazi chase book is unrelenting and the 500+ pages will fly by, thanks to a cast of thoroughly fascinating characters. Very #highlyrecommended

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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Wowza! It has been quite some time since I read a book that totally sucked me in and kept ahold of me until the last page. This epic cat-and-mouse Nazi chase book is unrelenting and the 500+ pages will fly by, thanks to a cast of thoroughly fascinating characters. Very #highlyrecommended

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Beatlefan129
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I love finding historical fiction novels that introduce me to a piece of actual history that I never knew about. I had never heard of the Night Witches. Nina was my favorite character and I loved the descriptions of her childhood on the taiga in Siberia followed by her exploits in the sky as a pilot and her hunt for The Huntress. Quinn even managed to sneak in a quick cameo from Eve Gardiner from “The Alice Network,” which was neat.

Kaila-ann Nina was my favorite too and can‘t wait to read other stories about female pilots. 4mo
DGRachel Nina was my favorite character, too. ❤️ 4mo
LeeRHarry I have been looking for another book about female fighter pilots after reading the tagged book 😊 4mo
Beatlefan129 @LeeRHarry That book looks awesome! I‘m definitely adding it to my TBR 4mo
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Eggs
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1* ⬆️
2* Spider-Man with grandson
3* fresh fruit
4* 14 first, 38 2nds and 3rds
4* ❤️💜🧡🖤💛💚💙💖💘
#friyayintro @howjessreads

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Eggs
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1* oh so many, but most recently the tagged book
2* Something in the Water
3* Er no I don‘t keep up with that 😳
4* 292 of 500
5* @AmyG @Leftcoastzen
#thursdaysurvey #sorrysolate @laurenslibrary

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DonnaZ
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This is the large print edition. It was a good book that was well written and kept me engaged. The author cleverly weaves 3 stories together to build a Nazi hunter story. The characters are believable and although the reader can see where the author is heading it‘s still a good read.

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Eggs
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5 🌟!! Exquisite historical fiction- well worth the 3-month Libby wait. The extras at the end were fascinating, especially author notes

rjsthumbelina I'm so excited to hear this! I loved The Alice Network and haven't gotten to this one yet. Glad it lives up to expectations 4mo
catebutler This is on my summer TBR! So happy to hear you enjoyed this. 4mo
Kimberlone I almost bought this at the bookstore 2 weeks ago and resisted! Now I really want to get it 4mo
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Eggs I have so much respect for quality HF! Lots of research/collaboration @rjsthumbelina @catebutler @Kimberlone 4mo
shanaqui Hmm, Litsy doesn't have a description! What period/setting is this? 😯 4mo
SarahBradley Time period? 4mo
Eggs Flips between right after Nuremberg trials and the 1950s-a team in search of a Nazi murderess thought to have come to US @SarahBradley @shanaqui (edited) 4mo
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Beatlefan129
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Awesome giveaway! I‘m reading The Huntress right now and it‘s pretty great

kellyann28 You are entered! Good luck 🍀 4mo
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MelKelsey
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June was my best reading month yet (it helps that school's out for summer. )! I read 18 books (5,846 pages), 4 of which were audio books. My very favorites were All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook, Darius the Great is Not Okay, and 84 Charing Cross Road.

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ShelleyBooksie
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What a book. I loved the character of Nina and everything that she experiences. A character rich book with an engrossing story line. Now I know why this book got such hype. It is worth it!

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ShelleyBooksie
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1. Tulip
2. The Woman Left Behind
3. Shetland
4. I do not read a lot.of poetry but enjoyed The Sun and Her Flowers
@Rudis and @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego

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DGRachel
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I‘ve avoided WWII books for years, don‘t ask why, but I picked this one for work book club and loved it. The multiple POVs were handled well, I learned about aspects of history I hadn‘t known (like the Soviet Air Force‘s female fighter & bomber pilots), and the book raised important & still relevant questions about war crimes, following orders vs. doing the right thing, and following your dreams versus societal expectations. 4 1/2 🌟

kspenmoll I really enjoyed this book & it‘s information on Russian women pilots- and more! 5mo
TrishB I avoided for about 2 years too and have only recently restarted. 5mo
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DGRachel
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I 🖤 Nina. I think she‘s my favorite character in this novel.

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Eggbeater
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Nothing compares to The Alice Network, but this book was entertaining and suspenseful with some of the best developed characters. It brings to the forefront of historical knowledge the battle cry for recognition of the contribution of women during wartime, and that's something I greatly appreciate about the two books by Kate Quinn that I've read so far.

Has anyone read her Empress of Rome series? That is next on my list.

Melissa_J I‘ve read her Rome books. I loved them! I actually prefer the Rome novels to her WWII stuff (although The Huntress comes darn close), and I really hope she goes back to writing about Rome. 5mo
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Reecaspieces
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About to get my walk in. A beautiful day in the ‘sip. The tagged book is delicious! #bookfitnesschallenge #bfc @wanderinglynn

Caterina Enjoy the weather! What is "'sip"? 5mo
Reecaspieces @Caterina ha! It‘s Mississippi 5mo
Caterina Oh! Feel like I should know that, I'm a bad Southerner. 🤦😂 5mo
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Reecaspieces @Caterina no your are not! But I am sure enjoying this low humidity we are having. 5mo
Caterina Low humidity is such a blessing!! It's amazing what a difference it makes! 😊 5mo
wanderinglynn Enjoy your walk! 5mo
Slajaunie This cold front that came through is heavenly indeed! Enjoy! I know I am. 😁 5mo
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marleed
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My next 3x3 grid completed. All good reads but favorite is tagged. #BFC.

From Left to Right then top to bottom:
5* = I‘d pay full price for my own physical copy, request non-reading friends read it. But I just can‘t lend my copy- they might break the binding!
4*= Liked and would love to discuss in a bookclub. Would recommend.
3*=Meh
2*=Nope
1*=DNF
1. 4
2. 4.75
3. 4
4. 4
5. 4.5
6. 4
7. 3.75
8. 4
9. 4

#BookFitnessChallenge @wanderinglynn

wanderinglynn Looks like a good group. Nothing under 3.75. 👍🏻 5mo
marleed @wanderinglynn This was a good grid. Not a single book did I read just to get to the end and be done in a meh sort of forgettable way! 5mo
Clwojick Pretty much all of these books are on my #TBR, except for Litte Fires Everywhere, which I‘ve read and enjoyed. We seem to have a very similar style of preferred reading 5mo
marleed @Clwojick Well that‘s so cool. So few people I know read more than a book or two a year so I‘m so happy I found you and Litsy! For BFC2 my book challenge is that a third of my grid comes from my existing physical TBR pile as well as the library. 5mo
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