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I know this one has mix reviews/ratings but it worked wonderful for me. I loved the relationship between Ben and her grandfather and later with her grandmother and how they accepted and respected Ben. That ending was so sad but at the same time understandable due to Ben circumstances. I enjoyed it so much. I also like this author‘s writing style and retellings. I haven‘t read other genres by her but soon. 3.8/4. Thank you @mabell

Ann_Reads Excellent! 🍁🍁🍁 5mo
Gissy 8 reading hours x10 points=80 pts x10 Readathons =800 pts+ 15 pts ( #ScarathlonDailyPrompt + 15 genres + 5 pts post + 1 pts post
Total= 836 points
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Chrissyreadit 🖤🖤🖤🖤 5mo
Cinfhen Glad it worked for you 😁 Hope to see you for #IndependentWomen March 5 we‘ll be reading 5mo
mabell Yay! I‘m so glad you liked it! 🧡🖤 5mo
Gissy @mabell Yes! I like this author retellings. The book has many tabs for Ben encounters with her grandpa. 🧡 5mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 5mo
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Another week, another #BookReport 🤓 I‘m putting the final touches on #ReadingAfrica22 , cleaning up my #NetGalley #ARCs as well as my Kindle & Audible backlog - Excited to announce #Booked2023 on Tuesday with my wonderful co-hosts @BarbaraTheBibliophage and @alisiakae 🎉🙌🏻💕 enjoyed last week‘s discussion of The Horseman with the amazing @BarbaraBB and the rest of the #FearfulFall crew 🧡🧡🧡 The Ali memoir was super sad others were all good

BarbaraBB ❤️❤️ 5mo
squirrelbrain Can‘t wait for #booked2023! 😁 5mo
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3 ⭐️ I thought the story was really interesting, that is until the third part, which I thought was a little bit long and thought that it could have been a bit shorter. #2022 #fiction #bookstagram #bookreview #fantasy #horror

Read this for #fearfulfall

Cinfhen Yeah!! Lots of people mentioned this book might have been better with some tighter editing. It definitely started to drag by part 3 5mo
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The Birthday Book | Todd Parr
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Thank you to all my Litsy friends for your wonderful gifts- books, vouchers, sweets, tote bags and bookmarks. You‘re all amazing. ♥️♥️
Those via BD apologies not tagging (they need a gift note system 😁).
Others from hubby ♥️

MicheleinPhilly Literally none of these books were on my radar to buy for you. I stressed myself out for nothing! 🤣🤣🤣 5mo
AmyG Wow 🙌🏻🎂🎉 5mo
Oryx Beautiful stacks 5mo
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shawnmooney Happy belated! I loved Love after Love and had a fabulous chat with the author on my channel. Happy reading! 5mo
Cupcake12 You have done great reads there! 5mo
squirrelbrain I know what you mean @MicheleinPhilly - Trish already has *all* the books…! 🤣 5mo
squirrelbrain Great stacks - I loved The Paper Palace and Love After Love! 5mo
Deblovestoread Lovely stack of books! And happy birthday! 🎈🎂🎈 5mo
Caroline2 Great stack! I loved The Glass Castle. 👍 5mo
Addison_Reads Awesome! I'm excited to see what you think about Black Mouth. 5mo
bookaholic1 Happy Birthday!! Nice pile of books..they look good 5mo
TrishB @MicheleinPhilly that‘s so funny 😁 you just never know! 5mo
TrishB @AmyG @Oryx @Cupcake12 @Deblovestoread @Addison_Reads @bookaholic1 wish there were some more days off work! But looking forward to them. 5mo
TrishB @shawnmooney thank you 😘 looking forward to it! 5mo
TrishB @squirrelbrain that‘s definitely all of us 😁 I‘ve nearly brought The Paper Palace so many times since Emma was reading it at Gladstone‘s! (edited) 5mo
Velvetfur Happy belated birthday! I haven't been on here for a while so I missed it 💜 5mo
Simona Happy birthday 🍾🥂 5mo
Cathythoughts Great stuff 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻♥️ 5mo
kathedron Mighty stacks you've got there, Trish! Hope you're having a wonderful day. 🎂🎁📚 5mo
LeahBergen Happy happy birthday, my friend!! 😘😘 The Malfi is from me. 5mo
Soubhiville What a great birthday haul. I hope you have a terrific birthday! 5mo
TrishB @Velvetfur it‘s only today, thank you ♥️ 5mo
TrishB @Simona thank you 😘 5mo
TrishB @kathedron thank you 😘 I definitely am x 5mo
TrishB @LeahBergen woohoo 😘 thank you so much. 5mo
TrishB @Soubhiville thank you 😘 been a lovely day. 5mo
CarolynM What a lovely birthday haul! 5mo
Ruthiella Fantastic stack! Happy Birthday! 🥳🥳🥳 5mo
BarbaraBB Happy birthday dear Trish! If the tagged one came by BD it‘s mine. So annoying they have no gift system! I chose this book because you voted for it for #FearfulFall a few months ago. Hope you‘ll love it ❤️❤️ 5mo
TrishB @CarolynM @Ruthiella I‘m very lucky 😁 and still looking at them! 5mo
TrishB @BarbaraBB thank you 😘 great memory! 5mo
erzascarletbookgasm Fantastic stack! 😍 I agree BD need a gifting card system! Err, I also gifted you Black Mouth by Ronald Malfi 🤭 (email says dispatched out to you on 12/10) 5mo
Reggie Happy belated birthday TrishB! I hope you get to read tons soon! 5mo
TrishB @erzascarletbookgasm hi Jessie- thank you too 😁 there are parcels to come from the PO as they‘ve been on strike! 5mo
TrishB @Reggie thank you- fingers crossed! 5mo
LeahBergen @erzascarletbookgasm Did we do it again?? 😆😆 I hope you can gift one of our copies to a friend, Trish! 5mo
TrishB @LeahBergen @erzascarletbookgasm you‘ve both just got great taste 😁 5mo
erzascarletbookgasm @LeahBergen 🤦‍♀️😂 5mo
rubyslippersreads Happy belated 🎂🎂🎂! 5mo
TrishB @rubyslippersreads thank you 😘 5mo
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Dogs All Dressed Up | Xist Publishing
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My library doesn't have the book for #FearfulFall but I thought I'd share some of my favorite costumes that I tortured Watson with over the years.

👽Elliott from ET
🍺In Pup-toberfest lederhosen
🦇That time he looked jacked as Batman (seriously, did he work out?)
☠A pirate with my guy (Alien/Spaceballs crossover)

I'll link two of my favorite artists for this time of year in the comments.
@Cinfhen @BarbaraBB

Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick Type O Negative is essential listening for me this time of year. (RIP) Peter Steele's voice is deep and creepy, yet hypnotic and sensual. https://open.spotify.com/artist/0blJzvevdXrp21YeI2vbco 5mo
Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick I'm not a big fan of the Halloween novelty songs for general listening, so another artist who seems to get a lot of play as I'm enjoying a general malaise and ennui about the impending end of another year is Lana Del Rey. Her music just hits differently when the leaves are dying and I'm starting to cozy up with big cardigans and crunch leave with my boots, especially her Born To Die album. https://open.spotify.com/artist/00FQb4jTyendYWaN8pK0wa 5mo
suvata Awww! I have a Boston Terrier too but she refuses to get dressed up. She gets all bug eyed and nervous when I try. I‘m sure you know what I mean. 5mo
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Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick @suvata Aaw! I know what you mean. We got him young and he shivered outside. He quickly got used to jackets or a hoodie and is fine with it in short doses. However, we must earn it with a chase and accept that we will always be greeted with a look that says "not this shit again?". 5mo
suvata @Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick Regardless, he is quite handsome. 5mo
TheSpineView So cute! 5mo
Cinfhen OMG!!! These photos are too damn cute!!!!! Watson is ADORABLE ♥️🐾 so happy you shared the photos…sorry you couldn‘t get a copy of the book 📕 excited you‘ll be joining for #IndependentWomen 5mo
Cinfhen And I totally agree, Lana Del Ray screams cozy fall weather - 5mo
Gissy 🐶🏴‍☠️🖤🖤🖤 5mo
Megabooks Love these costumes! What a cutie! 5mo
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DieAReader 🎉🎉🎉 5mo
Cinfhen Yay!!! Not sure if you voted yet for #IndependentWomen 💪🏽 5mo
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BookwormAHN @Cinfhen I did. I voted for The Women Could Fly 👻 5mo
BarbaraBB Thanking you for adding to the discussion. So good to have you there! 5mo
DieAReader 🎉🎉🎉 5mo
TheSpineView Awesome 5mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 5mo
Catsandbooks 🙌🏼☠️🧡 5mo
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Untitled | Untitled
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All these spooky reads, it‘s so not like me and I did a movie -what the world ?!

Fun #fearfulfall weekend as well as #sundaybuddyread helping me out!!!

Fun fun fun !

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Read for the #FearfulFall #BuddyRead I‘m giving it a soft pick. By no means perfect, I wanted more plot & character development, but it kept me engaged, I liked Ben & found this an interesting YA take on a sequel. I listened to the audiobook which was well done-the downside being that it would have been a good word search points earner for #Scarathlon2022 #TeamMonsterMash but impossible to drive, listen & record words.🤷🏻‍♀️Read/listened for⬇️

Cinfhen Great review!!! I think I approached this book from the wrong angle instead of enjoying it for what it was. 5mo
Texreader That‘s the biggest bummer about audiobooks—crazy hard to count words! 5mo
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TheSpineView Excellent 5mo
TheBookHippie I think this was so fun!!! I love these weekends! 5mo
Catsandbooks 🙌🏼🦇🧡 5mo
DieAReader 🎉🎉🎉 5mo
Andrew65 Great 👏👏👏 5mo
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This was an interesting take on Sleepy Hollow. I liked how Christina Henry used the characters from the classic tale to tell what happened after Ichabod Crane disappeared. I do admit that it took me a few chapters in for me to get into the story, and I felt that part 3 was a little too long. But it was still enjoyable. 3.5 ⭐️
#fearfulfall #happyhorro @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB
#bookspinbingo @TheAromaofBooks
#scarathlon #teamslaughter @Clwojick

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 5mo
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Dancing with Witches | Lois Bourne
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#FearfulFall songs

I don‘t have a favorite one but these one remind me Halloween:

I put a Spell on You (Hocus Pocus movie)
This is Halloween (from Nightmare Before Christmas-this song is related with Halloween)
Others songs I like:
Somebody‘s Watching Me

My ring tone and text message tone
Tick tack from the Dark the Netflix series