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julesG
Burning Sky | Sherry Thomas
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julesG Don't even know why I picked this trilogy for 21 - I know there is a scene where the MCs are in the desert, neither knowing who they are. 2mo
BarbaraBB Well played! 😘 2mo
Cinfhen I love this!!! Well done 🥳🙌🏻 2mo
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DebinHawaii
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#WanderingJune
Looking for books for the theme online & saw this one. A girl with an abusive father goes to live with her estranged grandmother, a flower farmer, later fleeing from a betrayal to the Australian desert. #AFlowerInTheDesert, it seemed to fit the theme well & after seeing the Litsy love for it, I ordered a copy from Book Depository (cheaper than Amazon & B&N). Another book or so MAY have slipped into the order. 🤷🏼‍♀️#sorrynotsorry

BarbaraBB Haha great story. This happens so often to me! 2mo
Cinfhen Yup!! #BeenThereDoneThat 🥰let us know if the book is good!!!! 2mo
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LiterRohde
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“Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete? Proving nature's law is wrong it
learned to walk with out having feet. Funny it seems, but by keeping its dreams, it learned to breathe fresh air. Long live the rose that grew from concrete when no one else ever cared....👇”

🎼: https://tinyurl.com/yxqpf8js

#WanderingJune | 21: #AFlowerInTheDesert

#QuotsyJune19 | 21: #Music

#PoetryMatters | 21: #Summer

📷: Made with Typorama

LiterRohde “You see you wouldn't ask why the rose that grew from the concrete had damaged petals. On the contrary, we would all celebrate its tenacity. We would all love it's will to reach the sun.” (edited) 2mo
Megabooks Love this quote! 2mo
Cinfhen ❤️ 2mo
TheSpineView Excellant choice! Love the poem! 😍😍😍 2mo
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RamsFan1963
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I love trips to the desert, the beautiful flowers amongst the desolation

#WanderingJune #AFlowerInTheDesert @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB

BarbaraBB These are gorgeous 🌵💚 2mo
Cinfhen Stunning!!!! 2mo
BooknerdsLife Gorgeous! 😍💖 2mo
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Reviewsbylola
Lonesome Dove: A Novel | Larry McMurtry
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#aflowerinthedesert makes me think of LD. One of my favorite characters of all time is Gus. And I picture him as a tattoo-less Oliver Peck. 🤣 #wanderingjune

Dragonfairykats I loved this series 2mo
Bklover Oh I love Gus!❤️❤️❤️ 2mo
BarbaraBB 😂 good choice for the prompt. I still need to read this one. I know you loved it but its lenght still scares me 😱 2mo
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StayCurious
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#wanderingjune @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB #aflowerinthedesert Wait - did you say flower in the dessert?🥮

Dragonfairykats Beautiful photos 2mo
hermyknee Omg! Those cakes are gorgeous! 2mo
StayCurious @hermyknee @Dragonfairykats I wish I had something to do with that - sadly I borrowed them from Google. 2mo
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Dragonfairykats @StayCurious she does great work, doesn't she? I'm a big fan of hers. 🙂 2mo
StayCurious @Dragonfairykats yes absolutely! 2mo
Reviewsbylola Those are so gorgeous! 2mo
batsy So pretty! The bottom right one, in particular 😍 2mo
BarbaraBB They are gorgeous and I love your use of the prompt! 2mo
erzascarletbookgasm Nice interpretation of the prompt. These are so gorgeous and intricate!! 2mo
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CrowCAH
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#WanderingJune #AFlowerInTheDesert
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5AbpEMCXdHE

Think metaphor: a lass is a pirate‘s flower aboard his ship in the vast expanse desert of the ocean.

CocoReads That‘s a gorgeous cover! 2mo
BarbaraBB That‘s a beautiful metaphor. 2mo
CrowCAH @CocoReads I agree! 2mo
CrowCAH @BarbaraBB thank ye, me hearty! 😊 2mo
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B.Reader
The Cactus | Sarah Haywood
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For #WanderingJune today. I adored this book about a prickly woman finding a path to her happiness. Although it is missing the desert part of #aflowerinthedesert I think cactus blossoms are the most beautiful—beauty in the midst of thorns.

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TheSpineView
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#WanderingJune @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB
#AFlowerintheDesert

I have not read yet. It has been on my TBR list for a while. Has anyone read yet? Your thoughts?

SoniaC I have. There are parts that are very hard to read but I‘m glad I did. It‘s a worthy book in my opinion. 2mo
Cinfhen Looks like an amazing read #Stacked 2mo
TheSpineView @SoniaC Good to know. Thanks! 2mo
TheSpineView @Cinfhen Yes it does. I am thinking I need to move it up on my TBR list. 2mo
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