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Mindyrecycles
Subdivision: A Novel | J. Robert Lennon
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Pickpick

I don‘t completely understand this book, yet I love it. I was all in for the strange world the narrator inhabited, and in trying to follow what it all meant. I need and want to read it again. Another book I would never have gone anywhere near if not for my beloved #tournamentofbooks! #tob22

Ruthiella This author and book were also new to me and I really want to try some of his other titles now! 😃 4mo
BarbaraBB There will be so much to discuss about this book. I loved it! 4mo
Mindyrecycles @Ruthiella Yes, same! 4mo
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Mindyrecycles @BarbaraBB Can‘t wait! It seems to be well received in both GR and Discord. 4mo
BkClubCare Samesies!! I loved it and don‘t have a clue what happened! 💖 4mo
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kwmg40
Spin | Robert Charles Wilson
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Here is my February #BookSpinBingo list! It includes a good number of #TournamentOfBooks #ToB22 selections.

@TheAromaofBooks

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 5mo
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azulaco
Matrix | Lauren Groff
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The rest of my half price hardback splurge arrived yesterday. Happy New Year to me! #tob2022 #TournamentofBooks

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azulaco
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Half-price hardback sale for the win! #tournamentofbooks #tob2022

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azulaco
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Since this book ended up on all of my regular Best of 2021 lists, and it‘s on #ToB2022, and I found it on sale, and I love Ishiguro…clearly this was the choice for first new book of 2022. I am LOVING it. Why did I wait so long to read it? #TournamentofBooks

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Chelsea.Poole
The Echo Wife | Sarah Gailey
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Eeeppp!! My first #BookSpin (tagged) and #doublespin (tagged in comments)! And I‘m so excited. 🌀
Thanks @TheAromaofBooks for putting this together and for the tag! I‘m excited to get some of these books read that I‘ve been meaning to for a long time. Reading The Echo Wife for #ToB22 #tournamentofbooks

CaroPi I really enjoy the Echo Wife. Maybe one of my favorite books of 2021 6mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 6mo
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kwmg40
Matrix | Lauren Groff
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Pickpick

Many people seem to either love or hate this #TournamentOfBooks #ToB22 selection. I definitely belong in the first camp. I listened to the audiobook and found Adjoa Andoh's narration mesmerizing.

#WinterGames2021 #TeamGameSleighers #LittenListen #AVeryMerryReadathon #BookSpinBingo #ChristmasMyWay #20in4
@StayCurious @aperfectmjk @TheSpineView @TheAromaofBooks @DieAReader @GHABI4ROSES @Andrew65

DieAReader 🎉🎉🎉 6mo
Ruthiella I‘m in the latter camp! 😂 But I think I understand the appeal to other readers. 6mo
kwmg40 @Ruthiella I too can understand the complaints about the book. I can't wait to see the ToB commentary on this novel! 6mo
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Cathythoughts I‘m a first camper like you. 👍❤️ 6mo
TheSpineView Fabulous! 6mo
Andrew65 Well done 👏👏👏 6mo
BookwormM I am on the last 20 pages now 6mo
kwmg40 @Cathythoughts Glad to have some company! 6mo
kwmg40 @TheSpineView @Andrew65 Thanks for the encouragement! 6mo
kwmg40 @BookwormM I'll be interested in hearing what you think of it! 6mo
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Chelsea.Poole
Libertie: A Novel | Kaitlyn Greenidge
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Mehso-so

Read for #tob22 #tournamentofbooks and I‘m sad to say it wasn‘t a great one for me. Historical fiction isn‘t my genre, so it‘s partially on me but I just felt like I was trudging toward the end. I will say, the narration was great in the audiobook and the character development was a high point.

Ruthiella I‘m reading this now. So far, so good -1/3 of the way through- but it‘s not settling my pants on fire or anything. 6mo
Chelsea.Poole @Ruthiella I think it was fine, but I expected more. Hopefully it works for you! 6mo
BarbaraBB I felt the same about this one. 6mo
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kwmg40
The Echo Wife | Sarah Gailey
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Pickpick

A clever and thought-provoking story from the #TournamentOfBooks shortlist. It starts with a scientist discovering that her husband has been having an affair with her clone, and it just gets weirder and scarier from there. #ToB22

#WinterGames2021 #TeamGameSleighers #HolidayHorrors #LittenListen #AVeryMerryReadathon #BookSpinBingo #DashingDecember
@StayCurious @PatchShank @aperfectmjk @TheSpineView @TheAromaofBooks @Andrew65

TheSpineView Fantastic! 📖📚 7mo
BarbaraBB Looking forward to this one! 7mo
LitStephanie Well, that sound intriguing! 7mo
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TheAromaofBooks Sounds creepy!!! 7mo
Andrew65 Great 👏👏👏 7mo
kwmg40 @TheSpineView @Andrew65 Thanks for stopping by!

@BarbaraBB I'm looking forward to seeing what you think of this one.

@LitStephanie The plot had a lot of surprises!

@TheAromaofBooks It was! Much darker than I'd expected.
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kwmg40
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Pickpick

The weekend was busier than expected, so I've managed only 9.5 hours for the #20in4 readathon so far. @Andrew65

However, I did finish this new book from one of my favourite authors and it did not disappoint! I'm looking forward to seeing how it does in the #TournamentOfBooks next year. #tob22

Andrew65 That‘s a great total. Well done 👏👏👏 7mo
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