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DebinHawaii
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#SoaringScores #CatchUp
Set in the Scottish Highlands with boats, hills & fog, I think this book works as a catch up for #LeavingPort #MistyMountains & #TheSkyeBoatSong 😉Finished early in the week. The usual Colgan sweet & a nice revisit to the characters from The Bookshop on the Corner with a new MC helping out Nina. I wasn‘t sure of Zoe at first but she won me over & I adored the two young boys Hari & Patrick. Not my favorite but easy & good.

DebinHawaii I just realized the description must be for the British version as the MC & son‘s names are totally different. Odd. 🤔 (edited) 1mo
Cinfhen And very odd in regards to the publisher 1mo
CrowCAH Sounds like a quaint little book shop! 1mo
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CrowCAH
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#SoaringScores #LeavingPort #Titanic #JamesHorner

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=X1HOjlG49z0

I don‘t have a Titanic book, but in the Aubrey/Maturin series, they are constantly coming and leaving ports. And if a person was press ganged into service, they‘d soon find themselves leaving port.

Cinfhen You don‘t have any Titanic books??? I‘m shocked 😱 1mo
CrowCAH @Cinfhen I know it‘s un”sinkable”! 😉 1mo
Cinfhen Hahaha 😂😂😂 1mo
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TrishB
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#leavingport #soaringscores
My Mum used to love all these books 👍🏻

Cathythoughts That‘s so lovely 1mo
Cinfhen Both covers are awesome #BonusCoverCrush 1mo
CrowCAH Cute pics on the covers! 1mo
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TheEllieMo
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Poirot May have been expecting a pleasant cruise down the Nile after #LeavingPort, but it was never going to be uneventful!

#SoaringScores @Cinfhen @CrowCAH

Cinfhen Excellent choice 🚢 1mo
CrowCAH Lol murders always seem to happen wherever Poirot goes! 1mo
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Librarybelle
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It has been so many years since I read this, but I recall pieces of this story. Charlotte is strong and opinionated and ends up working alongside a crew on a ship. #LeavingPort #SoaringScores

JackOBotts I remember reading this, too! 1mo
Cinfhen This would have worked for #TheConfession yesterday 💚💙💚 1mo
taraWritesSci Me too! Me too! Such a great book ❤️ 1mo
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Librarybelle @JackOBotts ❤️❤️❤️ 1mo
Librarybelle @Cinfhen Very true! 1mo
Librarybelle @taraWritesSci ❤️❤️❤️ 1mo
Schlinkles I vividly remember reading this.as a class in sixth grade...it's been a while.
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Zelma I read this in library school for a kid lit class and adored it. Would have loved it as a child. 1mo
CrowCAH It‘s actually pretty accurate via the ship sailing stuff and written for middle grade audience. 1mo
Librarybelle @Schlinkles @Zelma It‘s memorable! 1mo
Librarybelle Good to know about its accuracy, @CrowCAH ! 1mo
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Cinfhen
Big Brother: A Novel | Lionel Shriver
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#SoaringScores Finished this book the other day. Lionel Shriver has a knack for creating characters who are completely human with all their flaws and not too pretty personality traits. This book sees Edison, a once svelte talented musician #LeavingPort(ly) behind as he grows morbidly obese. Enter his sister Pandora, who makes it her mission to reverse Edison‘s weighty situation. Sharp & insightful writing. Wasn‘t thrilled with a certain twist😲

Centique I love “leavingport(ly)” 😂😂 1mo
Cinfhen Hehehehe 😂thanks @Centique 1mo
KarenUK Clever! 😂💕 (edited) 1mo
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Cinfhen Thanks @karenuk 😘all good by you?? 1mo
KarenUK @cinfhen all ok.... stressful time with hubby‘s health ... but heading out to my homeland as we speak.... in line at check in! 💕 1mo
CrowCAH The names of the characters are interesting choices too. 1mo
Cinfhen True @CrowCAH Pandora is never a subtle choice 😆 1mo
Cinfhen @KarenUK safe travels my friend xx you deserve a little R&R. I‘m sorry P is still dealing. I was hoping he was on the mend 1mo
Reviewsbylola I keep meaning to read more Shriver. 1mo
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EadieB
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CrowCAH I hope it doesn‘t sink 😉 1mo
Cinfhen I should have guessed this was the score from the film Titanic 🤦🏼‍♀️ 1mo
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arlenefinnigan
Moominpappa at Sea | Tove Jansson
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CrowCAH Cute stuffie! 1mo
Cinfhen Awwwwww!!!!! You haven‘t shared THAT cutie before 💙 1mo
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GatheringBooks
Hand Over Hand | Alma Fullerton
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#SoaringScores Day 16: This is a #LeavingPort book - Set in a remote fishing village in the Philippines, Nina persisted and convinced her Lolo that she is perfectly capable of baiting her own hook and removing her own fish - even if she is a girl. My full review: https://wp.me/pDlzr-jeX

CrowCAH Nice way to “leave port”! 1mo
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