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Leftcoastzen
I Married the Klondike | Laura Beatrice Berton
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#JulyJam #IceCreamDay today‘s form of ice cream for me! I love many forms of this sweet treat. Hope you have some soon !🍦🍨

Maria514626 My Dad *loved* ice cream. He called it his malaria medicine. He would say, “I‘ve never had malaria.” 🤦‍♀️❤️ (He didn‘t live anywhere near where one could contract the disease.) (edited) 3mo
Leftcoastzen @Maria514626 Love it!Hey , whatever works ! Among treats it would probably be the hardest for me to give up. Mental health food!😄 3mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 🍨🍦😋 3mo
Eggs Especially when it‘s over 100 degrees!!! 3mo
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Lindy
Home Waltz | G. A. Grisenthwaite
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My video reaction to the GG fiction finalists is on @shawnmooney ‘s Booktube channel: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=zbq6QvnuD7Y
None of the titles made the Giller longlist; a good example of how subjective it is to judge works of art.
#Indigenous #CanadianAuthors #shadowgiller2021

marleed Oh, this is great. I loved watching - thanks! 12mo
Lindy @marleed Thanks for watching ☺️🤗 12mo
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DieAReader
Where I Belong | Alan Doyle
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#Scarathlon2021 #TeamSlaughter #Challenge2021

Another great audiobook by Doyle! It was a random Libby arrival & it came at just the right time! (🎧📖: ty vm for the focus issues💊🙄)

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CoverToCoverGirl Yay! Another one off the “shelf”. (edited) 12mo
DieAReader Trying to ditch my🧹🧹😉🤣🥰 12mo
BookishMadHatter My SIL and FIL knows his family and has spent time with him. They say he's genuinely a very sweet, down to earth person, which I think is very refreshing 12mo
DieAReader @BooksAndYarn How wonderful to hear, from your SIL & FIL, that someone is who they appear to be! 💜💜 12mo
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merelybookish
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TheSpineView Great poem! 🤩 13mo
Lcsmcat Love it! 13mo
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merelybookish
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In 19 days, we are packing up all our worldly possessions and moving back to our home province in Canada. (We've lived in the US for 22 years.). Needless to say, we have a few items on the to-do list.
At the top was cashing in my credit at the used bookstore. 😆 So here's my final US #bookhaul. (And yes, I know I added more books to move, but at this point, what's 5 more? 🙂)

LeahBergen What province are you from? And yay! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 1y
TheKidUpstairs Welcome back to Canada (soon)!! Back to NB? 1y
Lindy Safe travels 😁🇨🇦 1y
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Ruthiella Hope all goes well with the move! 1y
merelybookish @LeahBergen @TheKidUpstairs Yes, New Brunswick. Very happy to be moving back. Haven't seen my family in 2 years. 1y
merelybookish @Lindy Thank you! 1y
merelybookish @Ruthiella Thanks! It's a lot of work but hopefully worth it in the end! 1y
Billypar That's awesome - good luck with your move! 1y
vivastory That's wonderful! Best wishes with your move 1y
merelybookish @Billypar @vivastory Thanks! It still is pretty hard to believe! 1y
Reggie Good luck!!! I hate moving. 1y
TrishB Good luck 😉 1y
batsy That's a great haul! Best wishes for the move back ❤️ 1y
merelybookish @Reggie Me too! Especially with 3 kids and 2 cats. 😛 But hoping this is the last move for a loooonng time! 1y
merelybookish @TrishB Thank you! 1y
merelybookish @batsy Thank you! I've never read Brooker or Macaulay. And I'm having a bit of a summer fling with Colwin. 😀 1y
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BookBr
The Wild Wood | Charles de Lint
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I kind of love the idea of responsibility being the breaking point, and causing a whirlwind of chaos rather than solving it...
#fantasy #faerie #Canadianauthors

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barbwire
Where I Belong | Alan Doyle
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Twelve pages in, and I‘m already hooked. Add to my bucket list “Visit St. John‘s, buy Alan Doyle a beer, and listen to his stories.” At least I can sort of do the third one now.

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Lindy
The Subtweet: A Novel | Vivek Shraya
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I‘ve got a new collection of Tim Hortons references up on my blog today. It‘s a nice way to get a taste of a dozen different Canadian authors‘ works. https://lindypratch.blogspot.com/2020/06/the-continuing-saga-of-tim-hortons-in.h...
#CanadianAuthors #CanLit

AlaMich I almost want to cross the border just so I can sample some! 2y
KVanRead What a great compilation. Really enjoyed! And now I‘m missing Tim‘s more than ever now @Book_Fiend_Melissa 😂❤️🇨🇦☕️🍩 2y
Lindy @AlaMich 😁☕️🇨🇦👍 2y
Lindy @KVanRead I‘m glad you enjoyed it. 😊 2y
Reggie Lol, awesome! If I ever go to Canada, poutine and Tim Hortons will be on the agenda. 2y
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BiblioLitten
The Selected Journals of L. M. Montgomery, 1921-1929 | Lucy Maud Montgomery, Mary Rubio, Elizabeth Waterston
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So I stumbled into this tiny gem of a garden dedicated to L M Montgomery, in Norval. 💎🖋🌲💎 🤩
#hiddengems

ItsAnotherJen I love those statues 🤩 2y
BiblioLitten @ItsAnotherJen Me too! 🙌🏼 2y
MsMelissa What a lovely discovery! I‘m a bit ashamed to say I had to look up where Norval is. As someone who grew up in Halton (Oakville), I‘m surprised I‘d never heard of it before. 2y
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LeahBergen How cool! I‘ve read about Norval in her diaries but have never been. 2y
BiblioLitten @Book_Fiend_Melissa @LeahBergen It was so exciting! We were headed to a nearby ecology centre but that was under construction, and this garden was right next to it. 💚 2y
batsy Wow! How cool is that 😍 2y
LeahBergen Happy Birthday!! 📚❤️📚❤️ 2y
Tanisha_A Beautiful! 😍 2y
BiblioLitten @LeahBergen Thank you, Leah 💕📚 2y
BiblioLitten @batsy @Tanisha_A Right?!? 💚📚😊 2y
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