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Vivlio_Gnosi Does @Litsy allow users to follow a hashtag or are we restricted to just searches? 2mo
Litsy @Vivlio_Gnosi At the moment, just searching. But, yes, that's something we're planning. Thanks! 2mo
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Liza24
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“Our weary eyes looking still, looking always, looking anxiously for something out of life, that while it is expected is already gone - has passed unseen, in a sigh, in a flash - together with the youth, with the strength, with the romance of illusions.” (from Youth: A Narrative) #josephconrad #litsyclassics #holidayreads

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RachelO
The Kingdom of This World: A Novel | Alejo Carpentier, Harriet de Onís
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Thank you @BookwormM - it arrived safely this morning 😊. Really not sure how I‘ll get on with this one, but looking forward to giving it a try - and it‘s 112 pages short, which always helps 👍

batsy This is on my list! Planned to read for #litsyclassics last year but never happened. Love this edition 💙 5mo
BookwormM Glad it arrived safely let us know how you get on 👍😃 5mo
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Bookwormjillk
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I‘m still going on last year‘s #litsyclassics challenge.

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4thhouseontheleft
Untitled | Unknown
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I am actually quite satisfied with how I did overall with my year-long reading challenges! I came close with #LitsyAtoZ, but put aside the last few to finish up #pop18.

#LitsyClassics went to the wayside, but I think I did read at least 6. Apparently, alphabet challenges are not my thing. 🤷🏻‍♀️🥳

4thhouseontheleft Plus #MountTBR which I momentarily forgot all about! My goal was 24, and I read 30. 🥳🥳🥳 6mo
Redwritinghood 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 6mo
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andrew61
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As 2018 moves into 2019 across the litsy world, I'll wish all my litsy friends and bookworms a happy new year and lots of good books and reading time. Here are my 26 books from the #litsyclassics challenge which was one of the highlights of my reading year.
As midnight passes i will raise a glass to all in our reading community.
#winterwonderland #happynewyear

Cathythoughts Happy new year Andrew 🥂 6mo
andrew61 @Cathythoughts have a good night cathy ☺ 6mo
CarolynM Happy New Year 🎉 6mo
batsy Happy new year and here's to more great reading in 2019 🥂📚 6mo
Reggie Happy New Year!!! 6mo
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Sarah83
Reading Challenge | Casey Malarcher, Andre Janzen
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Since the year is almost done in my area, I want to thank all the lovely Littens, who participated this year's challenge. #litsyclassics was so much fun for me and I am happy you liked it. 😍💕

Hope you had great reading experience and a lovely year. 🤩💕

TheBookHippie It was wonderful!!! Thank you so much ❤️📖 6mo
Sarah83 @TheBookHippie also thank you for participating 😍💕 6mo
rubyslippersreads I didn‘t finish the challenge this year, but you‘ve inspired me to keep going in 2019. 😊 6mo
Sarah83 @rubyslippersreads great idea.😏 6mo
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andrew61
Chess Story | Stefan Zweig
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#LitsyClassics bk 26 Z
Ta dah i finished and on a highlight of my reading year. Having been in the school chess team many moons ago i loved the story which encompasses more than just a game as it pits two very different men with different stories against each other.
Thanks to @Sarah83 for encouraging this challenge - I'll post a pic of all 26 tomorrow with hopefully my new challenge.
Celebrating with Christmas present of Yorkshire blue and 🍷

Sarah83 So glad you liked the challenge 😉 6mo
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erzascarletbookgasm
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And so my #litsyclassics is concluded. I‘ve enjoyed most of them, some of my five star reads have been from the list, and it has been fun doing this challenge. Thanks to my buddy readers for the comradeship and also @Sarah83 for hosting this.

Sarah83 Thank you so much 😍 I am happy, you liked it 💕 6mo
Julsmarshall You were a lot more successful at this challenge than I was! I only got 6 classics read but I‘m going to continue it through 2019. 6mo
batsy Oh, well done! What a great reading year 👏🏽📚📚💕 6mo
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Ruthiella Great list! Well done 👍 6mo
Cinfhen UH.MAY.ZING🙌🏻 6mo
KarenUK Wow! Well done you! 🙌🙌💕 6mo
BarbaraBB Super list! 💕 6mo
mrp27 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 6mo
Ms_T Great achievement and brilliant graphic! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 6mo
sprainedbrain What a great list. Good job!! 🥳🎉 6mo
JennyM Well done! 😊 6mo
andrew61 Brilliant - well done. 6mo
Amiable Which one was your favorite? 6mo
Reggie Omg, wow. Way to go!!! 6mo
Cathythoughts This is unbelievable!! Wow ! Well done Jessie. 👍🏻♥️ 6mo
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dariazeoli
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That‘s a wrap! I finished the tagged book this morning, completing #litsyclassics. I started the year with Jane Eyre, and that remains my favorite of the bunch. Heart of Darkness ranks lowest.

Some other classics read this year that didn‘t make the list: Frankenstein, A Clockwork Orange, The Picture of Dorian Gray, A Wrinkle in Time, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, and The Great Gatsby.

Sarah83 So happy you liked it and finished the challenge. 🎉 6mo
sprainedbrain I‘m with you on ranking Heart of Darkness lowest. 😖 Congrats on finishing!! 6mo
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Avanders Awesome! Congrats!!🎉 6mo
Liz_M This is a part I wish I could zoom in on the image! Congrats on finishing! 6mo
merelybookish Wow! Well done! I only managed to read 14/26. 6mo
Daisey Congratulations! 6mo
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