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Librarybelle
Love in the Time of Cholera | Gabriel Garcia Marquez
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What a day! I‘m finally getting to unwind.

I would imagine that loving in the time of cholera would be #LoversInADangerousTime . #TimbitTunes

I‘m amazed I haven‘t read this yet!

umbrellagirl One of my favorites! 5mo
IamIamIam I can't say I breezed through this but I have read it twice!!! Lol, I love this story so much!! 5mo
Librarybelle @umbrellagirl @IamIamIam I really need to read this! Thanks for saying how good it is! 5mo
Cinfhen I haven‘t read it either 🙈I don‘t know why but it seems like it would be a challenging read?!??? 5mo
wordzie Pls let us know how you like it...I have it but haven't read it yet 👍📚 5mo
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LiterRohde
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“Atheist, homosexual, eccentric, marathon-running English mathematician, A. M. Turing was in large part responsible not only for the concept of computers, incisive theorems about their powers, and a clear vision of the possibility of computer minds, but also for the cracking of German ciphers during the Second World War.”

#TimbitTunes | 14: #LoversInADangerousTime

📷: Made with Typorama

Cinfhen Was going to stack until I saw the page count 🙈🙈🙈#pagecountphobia anything over 400 and I start to get jittery 5mo
Centique Such a good choice! 5mo
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CrowCAH
In Bed with a Spy | Alyssa Alexander
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#TimBitTunes #LoversInADangerousTime
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=k_oOc3Zj0KU

Being a spy in the time of Napoleon‘s war, sure was a dangerous profession.

Cinfhen Being a spy is always dangerous 😛💄🔍❤️ 5mo
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lynneamch
What Is Visible: A Novel | Kimberly Elkins
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#LoversinaDangerousTime and place in this fascinating #historicalfiction based on a real deaf-blind woman who supposedly taught Anne Sullivan the manual alphabet which she taught to Helen Keller (childhood home pic from recent trip.) Elkins says the love affair is fictional, but plausible. Connections to Julua Ward Howe & Charles Dickens are true. Audio was gripping! #TimbitTunes @TheKidUpstairs @Cinfhen

Cinfhen Thanks for sharing!! Sounds fascinating 5mo
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LeahBergen
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Samuel Baker, an upper class Victorian explorer, was on his way to Constantinople in 1858 when he spotted an attractive Hungarian girl at a slave auction. He bought her. 😳

Florence became his mistress, companion, fellow-explorer and eventually (and secretly) his wife. When Samuel was knighted for his work, the former slave girl became Lady Baker ... and Queen Victoria was NOT amused.

#LoversInADangerousTime
#TimbitTunes

TrishB How fab ❤️ 5mo
emilyhaldi Ugh you have the BEST covers!! 5mo
Chrissyreadit I need to learn more history. I did not know Hungary had slaves too. 5mo
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LeahBergen @Chrissyreadit It was in a Turkish bazaar in what is now known as Bulgaria. The Ottoman Empire was still pretty big in those days. My description was restricted by the Litsy word count. 😆😆 5mo
LeahBergen @emilyhaldi That hot pink really jumped off the shelf at me. 😆 5mo
Chrissyreadit Thanks @LeahBergen you do find the best books! 5mo
Crazeedi Sounds like a great story! 5mo
Reviewsbylola Sounds incredible! And I completely agree with @Chrissyreadit 5mo
Tanisha_A You don't see a lot of pink covers usually, right?! This is striking! And the story sounds 👌! 5mo
Cinfhen That is a crazy story and totally fascinating!! I love NF XX thanks for posting & sharing 5mo
DivineDiana Fascinating! Stacked! 💗 5mo
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TrishB
Guapa | Saleem Haddad
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#loversinadangeroustime #timbittunes
Cindy‘s post inspired me!
Loved this book, a total #blameitonlitsy

Cinfhen This was my other thought!!! I LOVED this book!! I think I first discovered it from @Reggie 5mo
Reggie Oh, @Cinfhen, this was when I was a fresh Litten and you and TrishB were 2 of maybe 10 people I followed. I loved this book, too!! 5mo
TheKidUpstairs Great choice! 5mo
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Cinfhen That‘s what we call #TheGoodOldDays @Reggie @TrishB when we were young and doe-eyed😂😂😂 5mo
TrishB @Cinfhen @Reggie it was definitely you two that got me into this one ❤️ back in the day....amazing how much we know about each other now! 5mo
Cathythoughts ♥️👍🏻lovely comment 5mo
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TheKidUpstairs
Brother | David John Chariandy
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The video for the Barenaked Ladies' cover of #LoversinaDangerousTime is a love letter to Scarborough. Watch it here: https://youtu.be/yGsDlb2ziAk

Chariandy's Brother (current #CanadaReads selection) is very much a Scarborough story with a strong sense of place. Now, to find time to read it...

#TimbitTunes @Cinfhen

Cinfhen I really enjoyed that video 😍thanks for posting the link 5mo
JacqMac Thanks for the link. I‘m reading this one now. 5mo
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GripLitGrl
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#TimbitTunes #loversinadangeroustime
@Cinfhen @TheKidUpstairs
Outlander has some dangerous times involving it's couples.

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EadieB
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Day 14 - #loversinadangeroustime #barenakedladies #timbittunes
Don't the hours grow shorter as the days go by
We never get to stop and open our eyes
One minute you're waiting for the sky to fall
The next you're dazzled by the beauty of it all
Lovers in a dangerous time
Lovers in a dangerous time
These fragile bodies of touch and taste
This fragrant skin, this hair like lace
Spirits open to the thrust of grace
Never a breath you can afford to waste

TheKidUpstairs I love this song so much, especially the Barenaked Ladies version. I can hear the harmonies just reading the lyrics. Thanks for sharing a bit of each song with everyone! 5mo
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