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Cinfhen
Mayflies | Andrew O'Hagan
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#BookMail Thanks to a wonderful review by @CarolynM and a total #CoverCrush I couldn‘t resist this one from #BookDepository

squirrelbrain I loved this one too! 7mo
Cinfhen Yay!!! Good to know ♥️ @squirrelbrain 7mo
CarolynM Enjoy! 7mo
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Cinfhen It‘s a slim novel so I‘ll probably pick it up sooner than later @CarolynM 7mo
KarenUK I adored this book. It‘s soooooo good 💕 7mo
Cinfhen Oh, you loved it @KarenUK that gives me good hopes 💜💜💜 7mo
TrishB Been on my watching list for a while! Will await your review 😁 7mo
Cinfhen I‘ll keep u posted @TrishB 😘 7mo
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CarolynM
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#BookReport for May. Reading slump pretty much over 😀 Mayflies the standout read this month.

Ruthiella Good news! The slump is vanquished! 😃 8mo
LeeRHarry I have some bookmail arriving on Thursday and Mayflies may or may not be part of it 😆 (edited) 8mo
CarolynM @Ruthiella 🙌Victory! 8mo
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CarolynM @LeeRHarry I hope you like it 8mo
Cinfhen Wonderful 🙌🏻💕definitely curious about 8mo
JennyM I liked Mayflies too. Hope you are doing ok. X 8mo
Cathythoughts Must look up Mayflies... glad reading slump is over 👍🏻❤️ 8mo
Cathythoughts I see I stacked Mayflies after your review 👍🏻 8mo
CarolynM @Cinfhen It's so good. Hope you like it if you get to it. 8mo
CarolynM @JennyM Thanks Jenny, I'm fine. Just hoping the 7 days will be enough💕 It's a great book, isn't it? It's such a difficult subject but dealt with incredibly well, I thought. I really liked the way set up the conflicting loyalties and let all the different emotions and opinions flow without judgement. 8mo
CarolynM @Cathythoughts Thanks Cathy, I am too. I'm much happier when I'm reading🙂 I definitely recommend Mayflies, I think you'd like it. 8mo
Cinfhen I just bought it from #BookDepository 😜 8mo
Jeg I‘ve been in a slump too. I think in May I read just 3 books. Not like me at all. I‘m into it again this month thank goodness. 8mo
CarolynM @Jeg It was April for me, just lost the desire to pick up a book. Very unusual! Glad we're both back in the game now🙂💕 8mo
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Cinfhen
Long Petal of the Sea | Isabel Allende
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#BookMail #IRLbookclub we are now all set from June through December🤓I suggested this book after reading @4thhouseontheleft glowing review 😘and I‘m loving this gorgeous edition from Bloomsbury 🥰 #BookDepository

4thhouseontheleft 🙌🏽🙌🏽 8mo
KarenUK Sooooo pretty 😍 #coverlove 8mo
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Cinfhen
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In the hills of #Tajikistan cow dung is used for fuel,a professor freelances as a donkey driver and most villagers earn less than a pound a week and yet, its citizens appear to be the most hospitable & generous. I was amazed at how warm & friendly the people Erika encountered were offering her food & shelter when they had so little. Next I travel to #Kyrgyzstan #ReadingAsia21

Megabooks How interesting! It does seem that the people with the least give the most. 9mo
squirrelbrain Sounds fascinating - I‘m going to have to see how I can get myself a copy.... 9mo
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BarbaraBB @squirrelbrain I‘d happily order it for you on BookDepository. It isn‘t expensive here. You want me to send it to you? 9mo
BarbaraBB This book sounds amazing. I think there‘s a lot to learn from it. 9mo
Cinfhen My copy is going to @Megabooks next @squirrelbrain otherwise I would have sent it to you!! It‘s super informative @BarbaraBB but really accessible and easy to read. I‘ve been breaking it up and im finding it‘s a great way to learn and digest the information. 9mo
Megabooks I can send it to you when I‘m done @squirrelbrain 👍🏻 9mo
squirrelbrain Aw you guys are all so lovely! I just checked on Book Depository @barbarabb but it‘s actually available on Amazon slightly cheaper now - they only had hardbacks last time I looked but now they have paperback. @Megabooks - it would have probably cost you more in postage from the US than the cost of the book! 🤣 Thanks so much though to both of you for offering - you ‘enabled‘ me into buying it. 😘 9mo
Cinfhen I think I spent about $16.00 for the book @squirrelbrain and I definitely feel like im getting my money׳s worth and I‘ve just now remembered I haven‘t replied to your email 🤦🏼‍♀️will do so shortly 🧡 9mo
squirrelbrain Got it thank you (the email!)...will reply soon.... 9mo
Cinfhen Oh good!!! Looking forward to hearing back @squirrelbrain no pressure 😉❣️😘 9mo
Librarybelle I‘m looking forward to reading this! 9mo
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Cinfhen
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I‘ve finished part one ( about 120 pages) and it covers #Turkmenistan 🇹🇲 I definitely got a good sense of the country and the author made the history interesting & entertaining. Im really enjoying this so far @Megabooks @squirrelbrain @BarbaraBB @Librarybelle #ReadingAsia21

Librarybelle Yay!! 9mo
squirrelbrain Sounds great! I‘ll be interested to see which other Stans it covers when you get to them.... 9mo
Megabooks Awesome!! 9mo
Cinfhen It covers the 5 stans @squirrelbrain and each country is about 100 pages and there‘s nice maps and photos 😉the author is a good writer/ and she‘s had some crazy experiences to share. I‘m glad I picked this up from #BookDepository @Librarybelle @Megabooks 9mo
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maich
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So this happen😥
No more english paperbacks for me.

I can't buy books from Book Depository because of Brexit. Received email from them. My order from December will be deliver but I can't buy anymore.
Only inside EU.

Has anyone experience with AMAZON DE (Germany)? Do they sell english edition? I don't speak German, only English.
Thank you for all information.

CaroPi 😱😡😱😡😱😡😱 I live in Poland. #bookdepository was my best friend. I really hope they deliver once again in Europe. In relation to Amazon.de yes they do deliver books in English. They are just more expensive (edited) 13mo
wanderinglynn Oh how terribly inconvenient & frustrating. 😤 Stupid Brexit. 13mo
maich @CaroPi Hope the same.🤞 I know that Amazon is expensive and that you need to pay shipping. That was the reason I used Book Depository and Wordery (both were without shipping). Do you know any other online book shops that are outside EU and have english editions? 13mo
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maich @wanderinglynn It is really terribly. But we can do nothing. It is the new law. I hope they change it when pandemic ends. 13mo
wanderinglynn I‘m sure that there are plenty of Littens (like me) who will be happy to help you out. I‘m always happy to ship books to you. 💚 13mo
LibrarianRyan @maich I know Bookshop.org just opened a UK shop. Would it work? I‘ve not made myself familiar with the new law yet. 13mo
CaroPi @LibrarianRyan bookshop.org in UK only delivers to UK the same as the one of US only deliver to US 13mo
maich @LibrarianRyan UK is not a part of EU (European Union) anymore and that's the reason they stoped shipping books. Because of the Brexit. I would love to continue buying books from my favourite shop but they don't ship anymore to the EU😭 13mo
maich A few books (english edition) are available in my country but they are to expensive. 13mo
maich @wanderinglynn Thanks for support💕❤ But you don't need spent money for me.😊 13mo
LibrarianRyan Hopefully stuff gets straightened out soon. 13mo
CaroPi @maich unfortunately I don't know any ☹️ I am still crossing my fingers that book depository will be available for us in the near future (edited) 13mo
maich @CaroPi I am crosding fingers for the same🤞🤞 13mo
CaroPi @maich did you got an email from book depository that they deliver again to your country? Since two days ago they deliver again to Poland 12mo
maich @CaroPi Yes I saw it. Also noticed that they raised prizes. I only need to figure out if there will be another task when book release in our country or they already included task with this prize. 12mo
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Cinfhen
Unnatural Causes | Richard Shepherd
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So excited my 2 upcoming IRL bookclub picks have arrived from #BookDepository 💜📚It seems they have halted shipments to several countries due to the new strain of coronavirus. Happy Holidays to all♥️🎁🎉‼️

Mitch Heard good things about the tagged book. Great book club choice! (edited) 13mo
JaneyWaneyB One of my favourite reads from last year. Hope you enjoy it too 13mo
Cinfhen Ohhhh good @Mitch @JaneyWaneyB Super excited to hear ‼️‼️‼️Tagged book will also work for a few of my 2021 reading challenges 😁 13mo
LeahBergen Ooo, you‘re reading a Pym? 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 13mo
Cinfhen Yup @LeahBergen it‘ll be #MyFirst 😜 13mo
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Megabooks
Everything Inside | Edwidge Danticat
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Just finished rereading this short story collection. It is by far my favorite that I read this year. It‘s one of those 5⭐️ books that gives you a new perspective and a new favorite story each time. Highly recommend!

I do a lot of rereading in December. 😀

KathyWheeler I‘ve read most of her novels and liked them. When she came to my university last year, I bought this book at her talk, but I haven‘t read it yet. I may move it up on my list. 14mo
BarbaraBB It‘s obvious I can‘t ignore this. #stacked 14mo
Megabooks @KathyWheeler I definitely need to read her backlist. 14mo
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Megabooks @BarbaraBB 😀😀 I think you‘d like this. 14mo
BarbaraBB I‘m sure! It‘s not good for my budget to follow your reviews too closely 🤣 14mo
Megabooks @BarbaraBB Lolololol!! Right back at ya! 😘 14mo
Cathythoughts Sounds good ! Stacked 14mo
Cinfhen I just added this book this morning to my TBR...EXCITED 14mo
Megabooks @Cathythoughts @Cinfhen I hope you both enjoy it!! 💖 14mo
Cinfhen I bought it just now on #BookDepository 🙊I figured tomorrow is the first night of Chanukah, so why not?!!🕎 14mo
Megabooks @Cinfhen exactly!! I‘ve been using the Christmas excuse since early November!! Happy Chanukah!! 💙💙 14mo
Cathythoughts Just decided to get myself a treat for Christmas! Tagged book ordered 👍🏻✨🎄❤️ 14mo
Megabooks @Cathythoughts awesome!! Enjoy!! 14mo
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vivastory
The Most Dangerous Animal of All | Gary L. Stewart, Susan D. Mustafa
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This book is 335 pages long. I read it in one sitting. I ordered Jimmy John's for lunch because I didn't want to put it down to fix something. Easily one of the best true crime books I've ever read. I went in with a healthy dose of scepticism and left with my mind blown. Although I'm not completely convinced, Stewart makes a pretty good circumstantial case. A must read for anyone who likes fascinating/crazy nf like Monster of Florence

vivastory Have you read this one @Cinfhen @Reviewsbylola ? 1y
Reviewsbylola Damn, you‘ve got me excited. Stacking! 1y
vivastory @Reviewsbylola I look forward to your thoughts! There's a recent fx docuseries based on it. I plan on watching it this week. 1y
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Cinfhen Sold!!!! #stacked going to order RIGHT NOW!! Thanks, Scott 🧡 1y
vivastory @Cinfhen I'm looking forward to your thoughts! I know some people on Goodreads are a little bit sceptical, but I've seen people convicted on lesser circumstantial evidence. It's a pretty fascinating book! 1y
Cinfhen It‘s pricey on #BookDepository so now it‘s off to check my online sources 🤞🏽 1y
Hooked_on_books I loved the Monster of Florence! Luckily, my library has this one on audio, so I just put it on hold. Excellent sell. 1y
Leftcoastzen There is a FX documentary based on this book. 1y
vivastory @Hooked_on_books Thanks! I'll be curious to see what you think. 1y
vivastory @Leftcoastzen That's what caught my interest. I looked up the book and saw the Jeff Guinn blurb & immediately put it on hold at the library. Planning on watching the fx docuseries this week. Also curious about their series based on Errol Morris 1y
Leftcoastzen Knew of the case but not book & doc . Thx for sending me down the rabbit hole!😂 1y
vivastory @Leftcoastzen When I picked up Most Dangerous Animal, I also checked out the Morris. So I'll also be going down the rabbit hole 😂 1y
MynameisSnow Surprised my library doesn‘t have this! Sounds good and I know nothing bout the Zodiac killer ( probably for the best) lol 1y
LeahBergen Ooo! I‘ll have to check this out! 1y
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BarbaraBB
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This #BookDepository bookmark (that came with my latest order for the #NYRBBookClub) is pretty funny I think 😀. It doesn‘t really pair with the book cover, which is super creepy!

Megabooks 😂😂 1y
Suet624 🤣🤣 1y
ju.ca.no Love the currenty bookmarks😍😍 1y
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Tanisha_A Love it 😁 1y
Billypar My favorite is Pride and Preju-juice 😁 1y
Kalalalatja That‘s great 😂 1y
BarbaraBB @Billypar Mine too! 1y
LeahBergen 😆😆 1y
vivastory Nacho in the Rye 😂 1y
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