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Joining! @Andrew65

Ironically, I decided to go solo camping this weekend to get away and read, without even knowing this was happening. Got quite a bit done already, so here‘s what I hope for the rest of the week:
1.) Finish: Kaikeyi (#bookspin)
2.) Finish: Eleanor & Park
3.) Start & finish: Perfect Shot (#doublespin)
4.) Start: The Magdalen Girls (book club pick)

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Pigpen_Reads
I Forgot! | Susan Monson
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I just realized I never posted my May #bookspin TBR or the bingo board. So, here it is, all late. Lol. The picture isn't that great, but it's gonna have to do for now.
#DoubleSpin @TheAromaofBooks

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Read4life
Jeopardy in January | Camilla Chafer
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Last week‘s reads gave me a bingo!
This week‘s reads include my #DoubleSpin book, my 2nd & 3rd #Roll100 books and another #ReadMyRoom book. 🤓

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The Big Book of Science Fiction | Jeff VanderMeer, Ann VanderMeer
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My #BookSpin for May was a story from The Big Book of Science Fiction. If the spinning wheel of book fate keeps this up I'll have this 1160-page book finished in no time! ha! This month's story was Mechanopolis from 1913 by Miguel de Unamuno; translated from Spanish. It's a very short story. A man travels to a world where there are no humans, just machines. ⬇

@TheAromaofBooks

DrexEdit Cut off from all human contact, he loses his sanity. When he finally escapes back to earth he resumes his life devoid of all de-humanizing machines. Yeah, the author's point of view is crystal clear. 3 ⭐

I shall pick my #DoubleSpin short story from this book of Latin American stories I just happen to have checked out from the library. Can't imagine I won't find a good story to read here!
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BkClubCare
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1. A View of the Harbour / Elizabeth Taylor #BookSpin and Burning Questions by Margaret Atwood
2. The Overstory / Richard Powers
3. All the Boys Aren‘t Blue - finished audiobook #audiowalking #audiogardening #DoubleSpin

ABaB checked from the library to boost community support for LGBTQ+ 🏳️‍🌈 #gaymay #BannedBook

I appreciate the fierceness, vulnerability & bravery of George M Johnson sharing his experiences & views for this mid-life memoir.

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Lizpixie
Spin with Me | Ami Polonsky
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I just realised I haven‘t posted my May #Bookspin #Doublespin & #BookspinBingo list yet! I‘m really hoping to read at least one of these, though more would be better. My Reading Mojo had best be back quick smartish or I‘m gonna lose my mind real soon.😵‍💫

Cinfhen What‘s going on???? You‘ve been quiet or I‘ve just been missing your posts!! 1d
Lizpixie @Cinfhen hi lovely👋I‘ve been quiet for the last month or so, still struggling with memory & concentration issues due to post Covid syndrome. It‘s taken away my reading Cindy! Pisses me off that my only way to de-stress & relax is gone. Praying it‘s only temporary🙏 1d
BarbaraBB Wishing you that much needed recovery ❤️‍🩹 1d
Cinfhen Oh no, that‘s terrible. Sending you loads of good vibes and best wishes for a quick & complete recovery 💕💕💕 1d
TheAromaofBooks Never too late to BookSpin!! Hope you are feeling better soon. It's amazing how long recovery can take sometimes and it's hard to be patient!!! 19h
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Sarahreadstoomuch
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Raw visual poetry about loneliness, love, how the two might intersect, and the wildness of life. It‘s quite sad, and I see myself in some of these images when my mental health is taking a turn…. I felt connected to this in that way. #foundonlitsy #bookspinbingo #doublespin

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JackOBotts
The Thursday Murder Club | Richard Osman
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This book left me with a smile. Elizabeth, Ibrahim, Ron, & Joyce are a delightful crime-solving crew. #doublespin for May

Pogue I loved this book. 1d
JackOBotts @Pogue I look forward to reading the others…💜💜 1d
TheAromaofBooks Yay!!! 1d
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Read4life
Mycroft and Sherlock | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Anna Waterhouse
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These are some of the books I‘m hoping to read during the #MarvellousMay Readathon hosted by @Andrew65
Open to everyone. Choose your own goals.

The tagged book is my #DoubleSpin book for May.
The J. D. Robb is another #ReadMyRoom book.
I‘ll listen to a few while #audiowalking. #BFC2022

Andrew65 Good luck 😊 2d
wanderinglynn Awesome! 🙌🏻 2d
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! Have fun!! 2d
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BarbaraJean
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I‘m excited about the #MiddleGradeMay readathon this weekend! I‘ll be reading from the above choices—or maybe some others depending on my mood. 😁

I like the idea of reading the three across the bottom…with a midnight & magic theme! Especially because Midnight Magic is my May #DoubleSpin. Door in the Wall may help me to a #BookSpinBingo, though, and Akata Woman will need to go back to the library soon, so I‘ll just see where my reading takes me!

SpeculativeFemale I absolutely LOVED Akata Woman. One of my favorites of what I've read so far this year, for sure. 2d
megnews Great line up! 2d
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