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#AyUpAugust #PillowTalk

My “ship” Star Wars to-be-colored pillow and comic book!

squirrelbrain Clever! Are you going to colour it or leave it?! 4w
CrowCAH @squirrelbrain I‘m leaving it white and black/blue, matches my nautical bedspread better ☺️ 4w
Ddzmini Love the pillow 🥰🥰🥰 4w
CrowCAH @Ddzmini thanks! 😊 4w
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"There are two ways to learn a language fast, and one of them is when you're under ten and have a pliable young brain."
"What's the other?"
He grinned. "Over a pillow."
#PillowTalk #AyupAugust @cinfhen @squirrelbrain
Not the color of the book, but fascinating #RedReading about female Soviet bomber pilots during WWII. "Order of the Red Banner. Order of the Red Star." #AugustABC @Eggs
Pic of Kate Quinn at A Likely Story Bookstore.

Eggs Double play 👏🏻👏🏻 1mo
squirrelbrain Well done for the double! ❤️😁👍 4w
Cinfhen Well done 👍🏽 and new book should be fantastic. Still need to read Huntress ( heard great things) 4w
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All the Old Knives: A Novel | Olen Steinhauer
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(Day 18 - #PillowTalk)

A pair of CIA spies stationed in Vienna shared some “pillow talk” during their tenure there. But that‘s in the past—six years (and about 6000 miles) later, the estranged pair share a tense, intimate dinner in a restaurant in Carmel-by-the-Sea. But shared pillow talk and dinner does not necessarily imply shared allegiances. Set entirely at the dinner table, we are slowly drawn into a slippery, ambiguous climax.

squirrelbrain Sounds good! 😁👍❤️ 4w
gradcat @squirrelbrain It IS good, but I think fans of his spy novel series & the tagged book may not think it‘s one of his best...🤷🏽‍♀️ 4w
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For some reason I thought of this book for #PillowTalk even though it‘s about female friendship. But I guess that talk before sleep can technically classify as pillow talk 🛌 😉

This is a good book and a tough read that I read years and years ago but has stayed with me.💜

squirrelbrain Sounds like a good one - stacked ❤️ 1mo
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The Whisper Man | Alex North
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I‘m ready for this book to be less popular because every time I see it, I get the Ying Yang Twins singing Wait in my head. The GRAPHIC version. 🤦🏻‍♀️ Fair warning if you watch it on YouTube!

#pillowtalk #ayupaugust @Cinfhen @squirrelbrain

BlameJennyJane 😭😭😭😭 I saw them at the Iowa State Fair a few years ago. Lmao 1mo
squirrelbrain I don‘t think I dare! 😳😬 1mo
Megabooks @BlameJennyJane Surely they performed the clean version! Lolololol! 1mo
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BlameJennyJane @Megabooks they did! Lol 1mo
Megabooks @squirrelbrain I really wouldn‘t. If I hadn‘t first heard it in my early 20s, I‘d probably never have remembered it. It seems like songs from my young adulthood stick more. 🤷🏻‍♀️ 1mo
riversong153 Hahahahaha I remember this song! 1mo
Megabooks @riversong153 It‘s definitely a memorable one!! 🤣 1mo
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#AyUpAugust My brain is frazzled.... sorry I‘ve been offline xx I need a few shots of #Tequila and this weekend to be over to get myself back on track. The protagonist of the tagged book numbs herself into a DEEP sleep hoping to awaken to a saner self and a better life, avoiding #pillowtalk and human interaction for an entire year. Seems reasonable?!?! This book was too odd and pretentious for me to enjoy it.

Cathythoughts Just reading that tequila is actually really good for you 🤷🏻‍♀️👍🏻 1mo
TrishB Not read this, it doesn‘t really appeal to me 🤷‍♀️ 1mo
squirrelbrain I‘m not sure I fancy this one either @TrishB ! Mind you, working long hours and then too much peopling at the weekends has left me longing for just one hour of peace and relaxation, like you Cindy. I think even I‘d find a year too long! 1mo
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Megabooks This is one of my favorites from last year!! 🤣 In all seriousness, I‘ve missed you and I hope things straighten out soon. 💙😘 1mo
MicheleinPhilly My “how-to” guide for Nov. 3, 2020. 😉 1mo
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled I didn‘t care for this at all. It was repetitive and boring. Thanks so much - I thought I was alone in my opinion! 1mo
Crazeedi Take care Cindy! I'm sure you're travel weary too! Have a safe trip home, unless you already are, if so rest and relax! 1mo
KarenUK Sorry you‘re having a tough time. Hope things improve soon x 1mo
Cinfhen Thanks friends, it‘s a mostly “good” frazzle but frazzled nonetheless....family obligations, infinite amount of laundry ( and mom‘s machine broke...LAST MONDAY!!!!) migraines, hair toner that turned my hair violet ( it‘s been fixed) one wedding ( & one funeral) all since Friday 😜😜😜 @KarenUK @Crazeedi @Megabooks @Cathythoughts but I‘m relishing the happy moments 4w
Cinfhen I think you might like this book @TrishB do you want my copy??? 4w
Cinfhen @MicheleinPhilly 😂😜😘 4w
Cinfhen I‘m glad to know I wasn‘t alone @ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled so MUCH love for this book but I just didn‘t get it!!! Ugh!!! And the ending..... 4w
TrishB That sounds like a bonkers week, though violet hair sounds good to me 💜 happy to receive any books!! 😘 look after yourself. 4w
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“I mean we‘re both alone. We‘ve been by ourselves for too long. For years. I‘m lonely. I think you might be too. I wonder if you would come and sleep in the night with me. And talk.”

A wonderful, quiet story about two old people that have an extraordinary relationship, finding solace through companionship.
#ayupaugust #pillowtalk

DivineDiana Perfect choice! 1mo
charl08 I have only heard great things about this one, must pick it up. 1mo
TrishB A lovely read 💕 1mo
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KarenUK Loved this one 💕 1mo
squirrelbrain I‘ve only read Benediction by the same author, but I see I already have this one stacked... great pick! 1mo
Cathythoughts Good choice 👍🏻♥️ 1mo
Cinfhen Lovely pick ♥️ 1mo
JennyM I only recently read this and, oh my heart, it was lovely 1mo
Reggie 😭😭😭this book. 4w
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The Nightshade nightstand reader | Roy Zarucchi, Caroline Page
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My head is surrounded by books...on my cart as well as on my nightstand. Not to mention the stack on a stand in my bedroom reading nook. Plus, the books stacked all throughout the house...

Maybe, with the books so close to me as I sleep, I‘ll read all these stories via osmosis?? 😂

#pillowtalk #ayupaugust

QuietlyLaura Lovely quilt! Looks so cozy. ☺️ 1mo
DivineDiana If that works, I know that I‘ll be a lot smarter! 1mo
Gissy 😂🤣I feel so well when I know people is surrounding by books all around the house. I don't feel I'm alone!📚📚📚😍 1mo
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squirrelbrain I wish we could read books by osmosis- our TBRs wouldn‘t be anything like as long! 📚❤️ 1mo
Librarybelle @DivineDiana @squirrelbrain Osmosis would be wonderful - imagine the knowledge! And yes, the reduction in the TBR pile! 1mo
Librarybelle @Gissy So true! 1mo
Cinfhen Looks like the perfect spot ❤️ 1mo
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The Flatshare: A Novel | Beth O'Leary
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The #pillowtalk in this contemporary romance, is mostly by post-it note, left on the pillow of the bed they share, yet they‘ve never met!
A perfect book to throw in your hand luggage/beach bag, this charming British rom-com is full of really likable characters.
The premise is ridonkulous, but the resulting post-it relationship of the 1st half is cute, and Tiffy and Leon just made me smile on every single page. A fun summer romp. 🧠🍬

squirrelbrain I‘ve been meaning to read this - sounds a perfect fluffy read! 1mo
Cathythoughts I have this on kindle 99p ... 👍🏻💕💕💕 1mo
Cinfhen Sounds delightful 🥰 1mo
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KarenUK @Cathythoughts @squirrelbrain @cinfhen It‘s got all the ingredients to make a great Richard Curtis film! .... an unlikely/unbelievable premise, likable MCs, an array of quirky friends, and just feels very British! (edited) 1mo
Crazeedi It sounds really funny, and I'm not usually into this kind of book, an unlikely but great premise! 1mo
marleed It made me want to watch An affair to remember! 1mo
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I loved Wild. It‘s one of my favourites but I still need to read her next book. #pillowtalk #ayupaugust

squirrelbrain Love your colour-themed shelved! ❤️🧡💜 1mo
Cinfhen Pretty shelf 💗 1mo
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