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Pigpen_Reads
Spoiler Alert | Olivia Dade
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Spoiler Alert is my #bookspin and This Love Hurts is my #doublespin. I'm so happy to be participating this month! I hope I can finish Spoiler Alert, I'm having a hard time getting into it. I think I have a #bookhangover

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JenlovesJT47
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The movie Fried Green Tomatoes has been a favorite of mine since I was a kid. I read the book about 10 years ago and enjoyed it. I wanted to do a reread before I read the sequel that came out recently. I decided to grab the #audiobook and I‘m so glad I did! It really brings the story to life and now I think it‘s better than the movie. I‘ve always felt the movie, while amazing, has the tone of being a bit depressing, although there are lots of ⬇️

JenlovesJT47 Funny moments as well. But the tone of the book is more lighthearted and is actually quite funny, although it still has the major plot points of the movie. I love the small-town vibe and the sense of community in Whistle Stop. I love how accepting everyone is about Ruth and Idgie‘s relationship, and unlike the movie, they are both clearly in love with each other and the town treats them like a married couple raising Ruth‘s son. The movie makes ⬇️ 2mo
JenlovesJT47 It more one-sided on Idgie‘s part. I freaking love Evelyn Couch and her relationship with Ninny Threadgoode. I teared up a few times and didn‘t want this to end. I devoured it in 4 days. The narrator does a great job and I feel like I have a #bookhangover — all this to say if you enjoy the movie you will definitely like this. Highly recommended to historical fiction lovers. 5⭐️ (edited) 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Love this one!! 2mo
Suet624 You‘re making me want to listen to it! 2mo
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shadowspeak17
Battle Royale: Remastered | Koushun Takami
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#AugustWrapUp
Battle Royale, which I read for my friend rec challenge (3 books down, only 1 to go 😄), was my favorite this month and left me with a #bookhangover. How the Word is Passed was also great.

Total: 6
Print: 3
Ebook: 1
Audio: 2
Fiction: 3
Nonfiction: 3

#lmpbc: 1
#booked2021: 0
#friendrecchallenge: 1

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katy4peas
Silence for the Dead | Simone St. James
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This one was a lot of fun to read with #sundaybuddyread group. It was suspenseful with likable characters and spooky too. Kitty was a strong female lead. This took place in an asylum where Kitty works as a nurse. Of course, she starts to investigate the hauntings and question how the men are being treated by the doctors. A great read. #audiobook #bookhangover

Triggers for child/sexual abuse and suicide.

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ShyBookOwl
The Radleys | Matt Haig
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Wow. I'm sad that this quiet suburban horror is over. I loved every minute of this eerie journey. #bookhangover

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squirrelbrain
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I left my #weeklyforecast until later in the day as I couldn‘t figure out what I wanted to read this week…but I still can‘t!

The three books shown here are all ongoing; Sunset is on audio and only about an hour to go so I should do that this week, even though no time for audio walking. The other two I‘m completely engrossed in, which probably isn‘t helping the choice for next books. #bookhangover incoming!

TrishB I already don‘t want to read what I posted this morning! 4mo
rockpools I LOVE that Sunset cover. Have a good week Helen. 4mo
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Cinfhen
Signature of All Things | Elizabeth Gilbert
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Look who just showed up on page 478 @jenniferw88 @TrishB our friend...Sir Alfred Russel Wallace 😁This book is absolutely exquisite- one of the best HF novels I‘ve read. I have about 40 pages left to go & I fear a #BookHangover approaching.

jenniferw88 Guess I'm #stacking this then! 🤣 6mo
TrishB How funny 😁 think C might like this one. Stacked 👍🏻 6mo
Cinfhen I was just thinking I‘d send this to you @jenniferw88 if you hadn‘t read it yet!!! Just email me your address / it‘s SUCH a great book!!! 6mo
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Cinfhen And DEFINITELY look for it @TrishB I think C would love it too 6mo
TrishB 👍🏻 will do. For the first time since she was about 8, she‘s reading non stop and has asked for a pile of books for her b.day. Yay 🎉🎉 6mo
jenniferw88 @Cinfhen email sent to both the email addresses I have for you, as wasn't sure which one it was! 🤣 6mo
jenniferw88 @Cinfhen and there's a parcel on it's way from Book Depository to say thank you! 6mo
Cinfhen Awwww, thanks so much @jenniferw88 xx not necessary but very excited 🤗 6mo
Cinfhen I always thought C was a reader @TrishB but excited to hear books are her birthday request ❤️🙌🏻 6mo
TrishB On and off, like 3 months obsessively and nothing for 3 months. But lockdown has been consistent! 6mo
jenniferw88 @Cinfhen thinking about it, it will probably arrive round about your birthday, so consider it an early birthday present that you can open! 🤣🤣🤣 6mo
SamAnne Loved this one. 6mo
Crazeedi This was such a great book 6mo
merelybookish Read this book a few years ago and still think about certain scenes. 6mo
Cinfhen WOW!, this book was just incredible @Crazeedi @merelybookish @SamAnne 6mo
Cinfhen @jenniferw88 xxxxxxxxx 6mo
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guinsgirlreads
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Wow 🤩!! I couldn‘t put this book down. Phenomenal! ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ ⭐️ #bookhangover

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Freespirit
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I‘m late to read this book but knew from your reviews it must have been one not to miss! I loved it..⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ I loved the descriptions of the marshes, the animals, the insects..so vivid. Kya the principle character was wonderful. A really special book❤️❣️
#americanliterature #debut #bookhangover
My new fire pit area is a great reading spot 😊

Prairiegirl_reading I still haven‘t read this one!! Your fire area looks awesome!😄 8mo
Freespirit Thank you @Prairiegirl_reading it is so worth reading. My fire pit area is going to be great through winter I think😊 8mo
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Beccas
Emma | Jane Austen
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One week after finishing a reread of my favourite novel and I still have a #bookhangover