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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. 4w
BarbaraBB Well played! 😘 4w
Cinfhen I love this!!! Well done 🥳🙌🏻 4w
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“What matters is what we write: that is what we are, not some puppet made up by those who talk and enclose us in a prison so different from our dreams.”

#WanderingJune | 23: #DontCryForMeArgentina

📷: Made with Typorama

Cinfhen I‘m always creeped out by ventriloquist puppets 😳 1mo
Cathythoughts They really scare me too 😱 1mo
LiterRohde @Cinfhen @Cathythoughts But it‘s a great quote possibly from the introduction to the tagged book that looks to be a great collection of short stories from an Argentinian author. 1mo
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Cathythoughts It is a great quote ♥️👍🏻 1mo
Cinfhen It‘s a very good quote - but those puppets still freak me out 😉😜 (edited) 1mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @Cinfhen me too Cindy!!! 😱😱 1mo
BarbaraBB @Cinfhen @Cathythoughts @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Really? I thought I was the only one!! Those puppets make me angry somehow. I csn‘t even watch Pixar movies like Toy Story #confessiontime (edited) 1mo
Cinfhen That‘s actually funny @BarbaraBB it‘s just that ventriloquist dummy that scares that begeebeez out of me🥴 1mo
BarbaraBB @Cinfhen 😂 For me it‘s all puppets. Always. 😳 1mo
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Blow-Up: And Other Stories | Julio Cortázar
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#wanderingjune #dontcryformeArgentina Both on my mountain TBR!

Cinfhen Two books I‘m unfamiliar with 1mo
BarbaraBB Borges... one I‘ve been wanting to read. 1mo
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I know a lot of people hated Madonna in Evita, but I enjoyed the movie. #DontCryForMeArgentina isn't my favorite song from the movie, my favorite is "You Must Love Me", which brings tears to my eyes every time I hear it.

#WanderingJune @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB

Leftcoastzen I love that one too! My obsession with Evita began way before the play or film. I had a stamp collection as a kid, saw her on the stamp and wanted to know who this beautiful woman was.Pre internet days , had to use encyclopedia ,Libraries and such.😀 1mo
annahenke I remember performing Don't Cry for Me at a recital for voice lessons back in the day. Love that tune. 1mo
erzascarletbookgasm I don‘t hate her in Evita 🙂 1mo
Cinfhen I thought she was wonderful in the film and even Antonio Banderas grew on me 🎶💕 1mo
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#wanderingjune @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB #dontcryformeargentina In this book the MC goes to Argentina on a whim after losing her job and catching her fiancé cheating.

BarbaraBB Seems like a fun read! 1mo
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Sex | Madonna, Glenn O'Brien
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(Day 23 - #DontCryForMeArgentina)

*I cannot hear this title without immediately thinking of Madonna. When I was (much) younger, the publication of “Sex” by Madonna caused a furor that I‘ll never forget. Now she writes children‘s books . . . who‘d a thunk it?

BarbaraBB She does? Somehow I wouldn‘t trust het with my kids 😂😂 1mo
gradcat @BarbaraBB Surprised me as well. I only found out when I looked her up to find out the full name of her photo book (and whaddya know—it‘s all of one word!). She‘s written several, and from what I‘ve gleaned, she does fairly well with them, especially in the UK. Apparently, she started righting them for Lourdes. I have to say, I was shocked to learn about them, and shocked again to realize that I‘d never heard about her writing children‘s books! 😂 1mo
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All Over the Map | Laura Fraser
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I was stuck with a book for the #DontCryForMeArgentina prompt as Argentina is another country missing from my bookshelves. Then I remembered this travelogue & that the author learned to tango in San Francisco then went to Buenos Aries to dance there. It's a short chapter in the book but she decides there is too much restraint & not enough fun in the tango for her but no crying was involved--at least not in Argentina.💃🏻🕺🏻🤷🏼‍♀️

Cinfhen ❤️🌹 1mo
Cinfhen Beautiful collage 1mo
BarbaraBB Look at them! The tango is sooo sexy 💕 (edited) 1mo
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Lonely Planet Pocket Bruges & Brussels | Lonely Planet, Helena Smith
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If you're trying to find the Frietmuseum (Fries Museum) just look for the Argentine BBQ across the street. #DontcryformeArgentina #WanderingJune

gradcat Yum! 😋 1mo
BarbaraBB Fries Museum? This must be Belgium! 1mo
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Evita | Ricardo Blaustein, Emmanuel Yevenes
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It won't be easy, you'll think it strange
When I try to explain how I feel
That I still need your love after all that I've done🎶

#dontcryformeargentina #wanderingjune @Cinfhen @BarbaraBB

Cinfhen 🎶You won't believe me
All you will see is a girl you once knew
Although she's dressed up to the nines
At sixes and sevens with you🎶
Leftcoastzen Love this! Such an amazing story. 1mo
gradcat Great post & great lyrics! Bravo! 👍 👏🏻 1mo
BarbaraBB That pic 😍 1mo
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