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Life of Pi
Life of Pi | Yann Martel
Life of Pi is a masterful and utterly original novel that is at once the story of a young castaway who faces immeasurable hardships on the high seas, and a meditation on religion, faith, art and life that is as witty as it is profound. Using the threads of all of our best stories, Yann Martel has woven a glorious spiritual adventure that makes us question what it means to be alive, and to believe.
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kaysworld1
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Currently reading The life of Pi by Yann Martel and I am really enjoying it.
Sanjeev Bhaskar is a great reader.

#readingthelibrary #audiobooks #loverofreading #horderofbooks #reading #2ndtimereading #reread 📚📚📚📚

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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Usually, award-winning novels are not for me. Life of Pi is a wonderful story of struggle, survival, and amazingly, hope and belief. It is a beautiful story.

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michellelav
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#7days7covers Day 3 and 4

No explinations needed, for 7 days post 7 beautiful covers!

Jemmygem Those are 2 fab books 3mo
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BIGCHAIR
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Genre: Adventure fiction
Date started: September 13 2019
Date completed:
How did you choose the book. I was trying to play fortnite and my mom kicked me off and told me I should read a book.I told her “ i have no books to read“ she then gave me this book. This book is lucky that i like tigers.
Write a brief summary of the novel; who was the protagonist; what was his/her problem and how was the problem resolved?

TobeyTheScavengerMonk I hope you will like it. Richard Parker is a pretty amazing tiger. 3mo
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TheEllieMo
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Eggs Beautiful 3mo
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gradcat
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#AyupAugust

(Day 14 - #Animal)

*It‘s “Life of Pi”...need I say more? Okay, then—there‘s a zoo, then there are animals on a rowboat with a tarpaulin, + there are meerkats. That should do it. ♥️

squirrelbrain Very clever! 🐯 ❤️ 4mo
Cinfhen Loved this book 📚 movie was just meh for me 4mo
gradcat @squirrelbrain Thank you! Love, love, love being called “clever,” as I feel like I‘m getting stoopider every day! 😮😂 4mo
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gradcat @Cinfhen I did like the movie, but I know lots of people didn‘t. I‘m such a child that all you have to do is make a tiger talk, and I‘m in! 🙃 😂🤣 4mo
squirrelbrain You are funny @gradcat! And definitely very clever! 🤣 🎓 4mo
BarbaraBB I am with @Cinfhen , I loved the book and was disappointed by the movie (especially the ending, that was sooo good in de book!) 4mo
gradcat @squirrelbrain Why, thank you! You‘re very nice to say that! 😘 4mo
gradcat @BarbaraBB I‘m a cheap date—very easily pleased! 😂🤣 4mo
BarbaraBB 😂😂 I am hard to please when it comes to movies. I hardly ever watch one and finish almost none. Stupid, I know...! 4mo
gradcat @BarbaraBB Funny you should say that...there are a lot of movies that I do like, but most of them were made in the 50s, 60s, 70s, & 80s.... Nowadays, I‘ll get really excited about some of them, but when I watch them, I‘m very often disappointed. 4mo
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TheHeartlandBookFairy
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Four stars overall. I have very mixed feelings about this book... Review is too many words to post here so linking my good reads review 😆 I'm really curious about what other readers thought of this book!

https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/2928962855

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IndoorDame
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After all these years I still haven't read this or seen the movie, but I picked up a library sale copy recently so it's up for me in the next few weeks. #letstravelaugust #ship @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @OriginalCyn620

ShyBookOwl I haven't read it or seen it either. Just keeps slipping through the cracks 🤷🏽‍♀️ 4mo
OriginalCyn620 I haven‘t read it or seen the movie either! 4mo
BarbaraBB It is sooo good. I‘d never have thought but it is! 💜 4mo
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madamereadsalot1
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gradcat Great one! ♥️ 4mo
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La_Cori
Vita di Pi | Yann Martel
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I'm a little late, but here it is my pick for Orange & Yellow 🧡💛🧡💛
#colormepretty @Sweetkokoro

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LoveToReadLiveToRead
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A rare night at the theatre to see a stage adaptation of one of my favourite books.
So well done, I got a bit choked up at the end. The cast and puppetry were fantastic.
I suspect this production will have life after its brief stint in Sheffield so if you get chance to catch a future production, I‘d recommend it.

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Lady_Tigana_20
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(Day 6:Warm Colors) Orange and red are two of my favorite colors, and I collect tigers—orange ones preferably. I haven‘t read Elantris yet (on my TBR). If you like mysteries and want a fun late Victorian/Edwardian series set in Egypt with a delightful squabbling couple and their precocious son, read the Amelia Peabody series by Elizabeth Peters. #ColormePretty #PhotoChallenge @Sweetkokoro

CarolynM I love Elizabeth Peters❤️ 5mo
SheilaChew Amelia Peabody is the best! Love all those books! 5mo
BooknerdsLife Beautiful stack 😍❤️🍊🥕 5mo
Lady_Tigana_20 @CarolynM @SheilaChew Allegedly, Amelia Peabody Mysteries is in development. Not sure if anything will come of it, but I‘d watch if they ever get it going. 5mo
CarolynM @Lady_Tigana_20 Oooo! That's interesting. Can't wait to see how it's cast. I've never been able to think of anyone who could do justice to Ramses. 5mo
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StayCurious
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#quotsyjune19 @TK-421 #float “You can get used to anything - haven‘t I already said that? Isn‘t that what all survivors say?”

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OriginalCyn620
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Some books with #wildones on the cover! #songsofsummer

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 🦁🐯❤️ 6mo
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Moll
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My college library is still accessible for me until term finishes and I've found some really great books to read there!! I'm excited! Emily has recommended that I also read Johnson's Fen so I'm going to give that a go too hopefully.😊
(sorry for the blurry photo - idk why it's posted like that!)

Emilymdxn Yessss free books hype 6mo
Moll 🎉🎉🎉 6mo
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AndreaLove
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Weekend book haul #bookhaul

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Clutterbucks_Queen
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I truly believe this will be as good as the film, if not better! 😍

StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Welcome to Litsy 📖💖 7mo
Eggs Welcome to Litsy 🌸 7mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Welcome to Litsy!! 7mo
Clutterbucks_Queen Thankyou! 😘 7mo
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Neesay
Life of Pi | Yann Martel

It is true that those we meet can change us, sometimes so profoundly that we are not the same afterwards, even unto our names.

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LifeIsAPageTurner
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Happy Pi Day and nearly St. Patrick‘s Day!! I of course had to make an apple pie, which I can‘t wait to dive into. Fun fact I actually LOVE to bake. It makes me happy, but I don‘t always have time to do.*
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#bookbloggersofinstagram #bookstagram #bookish #booksandbakes #LifeOfPi #PiDay #ApplePie #blackandbookish

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Literatigeek
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Happy Pi Day! 📚🥧🎉

GingerAntics Loved this book. 9mo
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Stephuhhnieee
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What I love about this story is that by the end, you don‘t know what the truth is. Did Pi make up a story to save his mentality of the even more traumatic story he tells at the end? Or did he actually survive over 200 days on a lifeboat with a tiger? Between the movie, and now the book, it is a story I always wonder back to in hopes of an answer I‘ll never get; but I‘m never disappointed!

Redwritinghood I agree the book leaves it a little ambiguous. Personally, I think there was no real tiger, that Pi was the tiger. 9mo
Stephuhhnieee @Redwritinghood I agree! I tend to lean towards the story he tells at the end... The brain likes to replace traumatizing memories to save itself... and while the original story is traumatizing... I think watching actual humans die in terrible ways is even more so. 9mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Agreed, it was confusing. But I think it's meant to be his imagination. 9mo
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Stephuhhnieee
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Thanks for the tag, @Suzze !

1. Grandmas house in Indiana during the summer ♥️
2. One older sister.
3. Last year, and have loved every day of it!
4. I don‘t have one near me, surprisingly 😱 So my audiobook is tagged 😂
5. I feel like I‘m late to the party? So if you love questionnaires, I tag you!

#wondrouswednesday
@Eggs

Suzze Where do you live? 9mo
Stephuhhnieee @Suzze Out in Virginia :) 9mo
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Stephuhhnieee
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Of course I would get to the chapter where Pi goes into detail about his own, and the tigers, feces while I‘m eating my lunch 🙊😷😭😭

I mean, I feel like there comes a point in time where details could be spared 😂

DivineDiana Not good timing! 😳 9mo
wordzie Yes 👍 9mo
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Stephuhhnieee
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“Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, without further ado...It is my honor to present to you, The Pi Patel Indo-Canadian, Trans-Pacific Floating Circus!”

Make the best of a situation 🤷🏼‍♀️😂

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Jee_HookedOnBookz
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#theone book that I was hesitant about reading but ended up loving was the tagged book. I think the gorgeous illustrations helped a lot in putting me in the right mood.

#literarylove @vkois88 @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks ❤️❤️❤️ 9mo
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MrBook
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😂😂😂👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 #LitsyHumor

BookBabe 🤣🤣🤣👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 10mo
Kimzey Punctuation is important! 😂 10mo
ReadingRover 😆 I‘m always up for some Timmy! Nom nom nom!!! 😆 10mo
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BiblioLitten 🤣🤣 10mo
dgingo Love this one! 10mo
Craftylikefox 😂😂😂 10mo
writerlibrarian Oxford comma. 👊🏻 10mo
Slajaunie 😂😂😂😂 10mo
Dragon Good one 😂🐉 10mo
JazzFeathers 😂😂😂😂 10mo
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cinann
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My February have reads, current reads and to be reads.

#bemyvalentine #literarylove
@vkois88 @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

vkois88 Several are on my list as well! 10mo
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rather_be_reading
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Jee_HookedOnBookz Where's this paradise, if I may ask? 10mo
rather_be_reading @Jee_HookedOnBookz in Rialto, California 10mo
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GatheringBooks
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#QuotsyJan19 Day 29: Embrace the inner #strange in you. Have not read this novel yet but remember seeing parts of the esoteric film. 😭🤣

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GlassAsDiamonds
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Yan Martel & Jerry Pinto discussing Life After Pi. Martel is a fascinating speaker & Jerry Pinto is my favourite Indian author but it was the early morning session and it was cold so we started with chai off to the side of the stage. These funky terracotta cups are treated as *disposable*!!! (So I‘ve clearly got a decent collection going now). I‘ve never read any of Martels work but now I‘ve got some autographed copies so I‘m going to need to!!!

cherinium Disposable?! That hurts my heart. It's a beautiful cup. I'm glad you are collecting them! 10mo
GlassAsDiamonds @cherinium yeah it‘s weird! Jaipur is working hard (*rocketing* up the rankings) to become India‘s cleanest city. They‘ve got a total ban on plastic bags and work very hard on rubbish collection (massive issue here) so are really really proud to use these “traditional” sustainable cups. They‘re unsealed terracotta/ clay but they don‘t leak or seem to absorb much. I can‘t quite bear to throw them out but there‘s not a plastic cup in sight. 😊 10mo
cherinium It's great to hear about a city taking such an initiative to clean up the world. Yay for no plastic cups! 10mo
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I didn‘t care for Life of Pi. Didn‘t see the movie but when it came out, had to listen to people praising the book again. I really hated it when people tried to explain it to me. I understood it, I just didn‘t like it.

@TheReadingMermaid

TheReadingMermaid Oh goodness! That would get really annoying having people explain it to me when I didn't like it. I'm sorry sweetie. What was it you didn't like? 10mo
SW-T @TheReadingMermaid It was mostly tedious. Also seemed liked it was trying too hard. Overall, just didn‘t like the style or execution of the story. 10mo
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LauraBytheBook
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@TheReadingMermaid

First time I read this I DNF‘ed it. Then I tried again and finished it. Nope. Just got frustrated with it and didn‘t understand all the hype.

TheReadingMermaid I felt the same about this one. I felt that I didn't really understand (nor with the writing style, want to understand) the MC. I found myself kind of hoping the tiger would eat him. And that is no good LOL 😋 10mo
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Kaye
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Life of Pi. —————-Yuk. Second in line ———A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius. @TheReadingMermaid

Trashcanman Guess what I picked!? 10mo
IamIamIam I absolutely HATE 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Yes I couldn't do the Life of Pi either. I wanted to like it but it just was not for me. Tell me why you didn't like it... 😃 10mo
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mreads American war 10mo
Kaye I‘m playing Helen Keller today George. I can‘t see it and don‘t want to hear it. @trashcanman 10mo
Trashcanman @kaye but you know... I know you know. 10mo
Trashcanman @kaye that's pretty funny BTW I need to remember that line. Hehehe 10mo
Kaye @TheReadingMermaid Maybe it‘s because I‘m a Hillbilly. I thought it was a waste of paper. Boring. Made no sense. I wish the tiger would have eaten the guy on page 1. Put me out of my misery. 10mo
cathysaid Harry Potter. Just no. 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Hahaha 😂 yes I can relate. I felt the same way when I was reading The Kite Runner. 10mo
cathysaid @kaye @Trashcanman 😂😂😂 10mo
Kaye @TheReadingMermaid I liked The Kite Runner after I got past the really violent part in the beginning. Everyone likes different books so it‘s fine if you didn‘t like it. 😊 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Exactly! I know a lot of people really enjoyed that book. But I just couldn't do it. And this is why I have discussions like this. I like to hear different points of view on different books. 😃 10mo
BookHoarder32 Tried this weekend, but just couldn't 10mo
Trashcanman I'm not going away @kaye. 10mo
Kaye Oh and I have another @TheReadingMermaid Just thought of it. 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Really? I've read Artemis and I really enjoyed that one. But I have not read The Martian yet. What didn't you like about it? 10mo
Kaye Then sit there all day George. I refuse to talk anymore about the subject. Everyone in Litsy , everyone in your state and possibly the entire USA knows it. I‘m done ✅ 10mo
Kaye @TheReadingMermaid I think number one, I don‘t like books set in space. I‘d rather read a cowboy book. Really ! I like them. Number two, the scientific talk about the planet and spaceship , growing food, trying to survive etc 😴 💤. Number 3, it was supposed to be funny. I didn‘t get the funny parts. Just not my sort of book. 10mo
TheReadingMermaid That's really interesting Julie. Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts and opinions with me. I really do appreciate it! 🌺🤗🌺 10mo
Kaye You are welcome @TheReadingMermaid Anytime. I‘m a yakker and like talking books 📚 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Well you are more than welcome to talk to me anytime! You are a very insightful person and I like your critical thinking 🤗💕 10mo
Bookjunkie57 The Hunger Games. 10mo
LeahBergen I couldn‘t stand this one 😆😆 10mo
catebutler Oh how I tried with this book, but I just couldn‘t. Finally DNF‘d, which is a big deal for me. I almost feel obligated to finish books. 10mo
Kaye Thank you @TheReadingMermaid 😊. It‘s been a pleasure. Give me a shout anytime. 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Right back at you sweetie 😘💕 10mo
tapgurl A Little Life -so contrived I didn‘t even feel bad for Jude. For movies it would be Mama Mia - it was stupid haha 10mo
CareBear @tapgurl I agree with you 100% - contrived is exactly how I felt about it. For me, it‘s 10mo
Reggie @CareBear You‘re a monster!!!! Lololol I loved that book. 10mo
tapgurl @CareBear shoot that‘s what are book club is reading next:(. And I was the only one who didn‘t LOVE A Little Life! They‘re going to ban me haha 10mo
LauraBytheBook LOL I didn‘t see your post before I posted. I said the exact same title! 10mo
Mimi28 Saga- everyone ❤️❤️❤️❤️ Saga, I couldn‘t get past the robot sex scenes on the first few pages of volume one. I was at a bookstore and the cute clerk asked me if I liked Saga- I was just buying the first one - so I said I don‘t know yet. He seemed soo disappointed and said you‘ll be back for it. I went back but not for that, lol. #unpopularopinion 10mo
whippoorwill815 Pride and Prejudice. (Hi @IamIamIam ! I thought I was the only one!!!) 10mo
IamIamIam @whippoorwill815 🙋‍♀️ Hey!!! There are several of them but, unfortunately, almost all my friends are Austen freaks!!! One friend had a P&P themed wedding!! 😖 10mo
whippoorwill815 @IamIamIam I too have many friends that are Austen fans! I have not attended such a wedding though 😜 I am glad I am not alone !!! 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Hey Julie I was checking to see if all went well at your doctor appointment and noticed I wasn't following you when I thought I was. I tried to send you a follow request but Litsy won't let me ☹️ is there something wrong with my app? 10mo
Kaye @TheReadingMermaid I have no clue. I‘m following you. Checked to make sure my private button wasn‘t on and it‘s not. Weird. Try it again. I checked all settings. (edited) 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Do you have me blocked maybe? 10mo
TheReadingMermaid That's all I can think of 10mo
TheReadingMermaid There we go I got it! That was really weird 🤪 10mo
Kaye Not sure what happened. The Follow and unfollow have me totally mixed up. I clicked the other day to look for suggested followers and it said for me to follow myself ! I had Follow clicked on for you. Glad it‘s working now ♥️ 10mo
Kaye I‘m glad it worked. I certainly wouldn‘t block you. You‘re one of the sweetest people in here 💕💕. @TheReadingMermaid 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Hrmmm... Maybe more glitches for Tim/Litsy to take a look at. Who knows. Glad it's working now. I don't wanna lose you 😃🤜🏻🤛🏻😄 10mo
Kaye Maybe I should just click follow everyone on my list. I‘m trying to keep them organized but maybe I‘ll just click follow on them all . I get new ones every day so I‘ve tried to keep checking to see if they post anything . Too confusing for an old geezer like me. I‘m glad we got this one straightened out. ♥️ @TheReadingMermaid 10mo
TheReadingMermaid I have a filtering system going on with my follows. in the beginning I have followed a lot of people that are no longer active so whenever I follow new people I try to filter out the old people that are inactive. It's tedious but it helps keep my newsfeed up-to-date. 10mo
Kaye Yes, that‘s what I tried to do. I have lots of people in Followers that haven‘t been active in years. I really saw no point in keeping them on the list. I‘m not sure what way is best to do it. @TheReadingMermaid 10mo
TheReadingMermaid The only way I have found that sufficient in any way is to go through your followers list and if you scroll down like way way down you will find most of the followers that are older and that do not post anymore. At least that's the way it is with my follower list. The only thing is you have to unfollow them one at a time. 10mo
Kaye @thereadingmermaid I tried going through them all before. When you have 3000 some followers it takes awhile. Guess I‘ll just go in on occasion and work at it. Then some of the new people that previously hadn‘t posted are now posting. Do you follow all the new ones even if they don‘t post? Because then, I have to check on them to see if they posted yet or not . I found a really good one today with lots of great reviews. @LWagoner 10mo
TheReadingMermaid Followed ✔️ I do not follow all of the new ones I have to admit. And the reason being is because not all of them post. Once I see that they have posted for a little while then I will give them a follow. Once I start following new people I will go through my list and just get rid of some old inactive followers. It's definitely a process. 10mo
Kaye Thank you for all your help with this. I appreciate it. It‘s very nice of you. @TheReadingMermaid 10mo
TheReadingMermaid You're most welcome sweetheart. I hope it helps. 😘 10mo
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cinann
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I was going to try to read off my shelves more this year, but it's hard when you work at the library and you see books that you really want to read. Life of Pi is for book club, but the other two are just because I want to read them. 🤷‍♀️

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gilroyc
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The author aside chapters are really annoying.

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led567
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Pickpick

Really shocked by the ending, did not see that coming, psychologically very interesting and clever.

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gilroyc
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Reading the as the first book of the year

#physicalread

MrBook I enjoyed this one! 😁 11mo
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BookBabe
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Mehso-so

Mixed feelings about this one. Much of it is great. I lost a night's sleep because of it, I got so caught up in the drama of Pi's story and couldn't put it down. Fascinating. There's theology, action, adventure,& exploration, survival & perseverance. Well-written, w/humorous parts that made me chuckle. Unfortunately, I had to skip over parts unbearable for animal lovers. So, trigger warning. Gruesome animal torture aside, it's a good book.⭐️⭐️⭐️

Tanzy13 🐱 11mo
MrBook 😻😻😻 11mo
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JillR
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Pickpick

I unexpectedly loved this book; I loved Pi and I loved Richard Parker. I know I didn‘t take from it the deeper meaning the author no doubt intended; I admit the first and last sections lost me somewhat. It is for reasons like that that I am still scared of #booksthatwinprizes. However I loved this book simply because I loved the story of the boy and the tiger, whatever the deeper meaning might be 🐅

BarbaraBB I loved this one too - unexpectedly. And I loved the twist in the end. I didn‘t know what to think of that 💕 12mo
JillR @barbarabb I have no idea what that was all about so I‘ve decided not to try and figure it out 🙈 haha 12mo
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JillR
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I‘m in a book slump because I‘ve told myself I need to try and clear some books from my TBR before Christmas but nothing is inspiring me. I started this yesterday in a grumpy frame of mind - I‘ve had it lurking around for what feels like years but have never fancied it - and am now surprised how much I‘m enjoying it! 🐅

DivineDiana Love this book! ❤️ 12mo
Cinfhen I really liked this one a lot! Good choice 12mo
Joyfulmimi I was surprised to have enjoyed this too 12mo
Roxy26 I wasn‘t expecting to enjoy this book but ended up loving it! 12mo
JillR Pleased to see such good reviews @DivineDiana @Cinfhen @Joyfulmimi @roxy26! I‘m racing through, can‘t put it down! 12mo
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Panpan

maybe i‘m just a grumpy bitch this week but i feel like .... this is heavy handed, fairly tedious for an averagely-long novel, and not as clever as it wants to be.

pretty sure i enjoyed the movie more (tho to be fair i was stoned when i saw it).

4/10 still don‘t believe in god.

danx I did not enjoy the movie, will avoid the book. 11mo
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TheBookkeepersApprentice
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A beautifully written book that stayed with me after the last page. #popsugarreadingchallenge

ephemeralwaltz Beautiful photo!! 12mo
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Andrew65
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This seems a great choice for #Winterwonderland today. #RunningAcrossThinIceWithTigers I really must read this!

Melissa_J I‘ve had this book forever, and every year I say I‘m going to read it but I never do 😂 (edited) 12mo
Andrew65 @Melissa_J Me too! 12mo
jb72 I finally read it this year. I have to say I didn‘t care for the book, but I think I‘m in the minority on this one. 12mo
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jillrhudy @jb72 I‘m with you! 12mo
Cinfhen Loved this book!!!! You both should read it @Andrew65 @Melissa_J and DO NOT see the film first!!!!! 12mo
Andrew65 @Cinfhen Have not seen the film, but do need to get to the book and it would always be Book first. 12mo
Cinfhen Love that #AlwaysBeBookFirst 🙌🏻💕 12mo
TrishB @Cinfhen always the book first - even if the film turns out to be good (some of them are!) 12mo
Andrew65 @Cinfhen @TrishB Most definitely 😍 12mo
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KarenUK
Life of Pi | Yann Martel
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#winterwonderland
Maybe not #runningacrossthinicewithtigers , but for Pi‘s fantastic journey, he was floating across an ocean with the majestic Richard Parker....
I only just read this book for the first time in November, and I absolutely loved it. 💕🐯🛶
And after having had to say a final goodbye to my dog Skippy this week, this quote/image from the book I found on Pinterest, touched me so much.... 💔

Cinfhen Oh, Karen...I‘m so so sorry for your loss. Poor Wally😢😢💔Thinking of you 😘 12mo
KarenUK @Cinfhen 🙏 thank you so much. Yes Wally is so lost without his brother. He‘s not spent a minute without him for his whole life! (edited) 12mo
Cinfhen Oh, that is too sad 😭😭😭😭😭 12mo
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Billypar Great novel! I like the film too. Very sorry your loss: so sad to lose a furry friend 😢 12mo
TrishB Sorry to hear about Skippy 💔 12mo
KarenUK @TrishB @Billypar thank you for your kindness. It‘s been a rough one.... He was my first ever dog, and been with me since the first week I immigrated to the US, 13 yrs ago.... 12mo
DivineDiana So sad to learn about your loss of Skippy. ❤️Beautiful quote. 12mo
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arlenefinnigan
Life of Pi | Yann Martel
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Cathythoughts Excellent choice 👍🏻♥️ 12mo
Cinfhen My favorite tiger story!!!!! Perfect 🏆 12mo
Reggie Nice!!! 12mo
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TrishB Cool pick 👍🏻💕 12mo
LauraBeth I own this and still haven‘t read it (nor have I seen the movie)! 🙀 12mo
Velvetfur Oohh I loved the book but must get round to watching the film fully, I've only seen a little bit of it - thanks for reminding me 😊 12mo
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Allthebookclubs
Life of Pi | Yann Martel
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Pickpick

I read this a few years ago. I liked it a lot, though just as other reviewers day, it took a bit to get into it. Luckily, I read it before knowing much about it and I have no desire to see the movie. Forget the hype and read it for yourself.

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Loric
Life of Pi | Yann Martel
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Mehso-so

I really wanted to love this book but the beginning was painfully slow and took too long for the plot to take off. I enjoyed the somewhat whimsical writing and was charmed by Pi and his quirky view of things however was turned off by the religious undertones and political pondering‘s. The ending just messed with my mind making me question my own perception of everything I just read. After reading this I‘ve found myself somewhat ambivalent.