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Cinfhen
Sing, Unburied, Sing | Jesmyn Ward
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#HeyJune I‘ve always been told that #LucyInTheSkyWithDiamonds refers to LCD and some crazzy acid trip. So, that brought me to the stunning prose of Jesmyn Ward and her crushing family saga, Sing Unburied Sing. And there‘s a JoJo, a literal trip that involves acid, there‘s some #lovemedo & #getback too! I know many people were not fans of this novel but it was a favorite from last year. Image taken from Google

TrishB I enjoyed reading it - thanks to you 👍🏻 2y
Cinfhen Oh good!! I couldn‘t remember if you liked it @TrishB I remember you disliked 2y
TrishB I think I‘ve become a bit of an old duffer with writing styles. When authors try to be innovative I find myself sighing just tell the bloody story.....how I felt with Red Clocks!! 2y
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SleepyDragon Fun fact, "Lucy" actually was inspired by a drawing Julian Lennon drew in school of a classmate named Lucy. 2y
Cinfhen I‘ve seen that written @NeesyBeth but I‘ve also seen it rejected, too🙄either way, it makes for a good story 🤷‍♀️ 2y
SleepyDragon Well, I heard McCartney and Ringo Starr each say it during separate interviews. So if they say it's about a child's vivid imagination, that's what I'm going to believe. Even Julian remarked once that it was funny people thought it was about drugs, and he remembers having a crush on this Lucy and drawing pictures of her. "Tomorrow Never Knows" is about drugs, though. They didn't even deny that one. 2y
GypsyKat I have this book on my TBR shelf, I‘m looking forward to reading it! 2y
Cinfhen Hope you like it @GypsyKat I think you will ❤️ 2y
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Lidia
The Great Gatsby | Francis Scott Fitzgerald
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All Jay Gatsby ever wanted was to #GetBack together with Daisy no matter the cost... #HeyJune

Cinfhen Truth 👍🏻🧡 2y
GypsyKat Well done! 2y
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erzascarletbookgasm
Nine Stories | J. D. Salinger
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I‘ve been dipping in and out of this collection of short stories. Need to #getback to it, still a few stories to read.

#HeyJune @Cinfhen @GypsyKat
#readingresolutions #bookandnature @Jess7

Kalalalatja Great photo! 2y
Cinfhen 👍🏻#smalldoses 2y
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DebinHawaii
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#HeyJune #GetBack

This is a sweet & fun book about Queen Elizabeth 'escaping' the palace one day & all of the efforts from staff to get her back before it becomes a national scandal or anything happens to her. In the book she uses a 'borrowed' navy hoodie with a skull-and-crossbones to be incognito but I thought the pic of The Queen in a hoodie, driving was funny. My dish back when I reviewed it back in 2013 was Cheddar Cheese Risotto. 😋

erzascarletbookgasm That sounds fun! I like both the covers 🙂 2y
Cinfhen This sounds like a really fun palette cleanser 😍great graphics 2y
whatrebeccasread This sounds just up my street!! Thanks for the recommendation! 👍🏻 2y
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BethM This sounds super fun! 2y
Mdargusch This sounds like a fun one! 2y
Pamwurtzler I liked this too - it was a fun read! 2y
DebinHawaii @erzascarletbookgasm Yes--both covers are great, aren't they?! 👍📚@Cinfhen @whatrebeccasread @BethM @Mdargusch It really is a cute book.😊 @Pamwurtzler Such a fun read! 😀👍 2y
ValerieAndBooks Looks like a good beach read! Stacking. 2y
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Blaire
Pachinko | Min Jin Lee
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After a fab weekend celebrating my niece‘s bat mitzvah and hanging with good friends in nyc I am ready to #getback home and finish the tagged book - I only have 40 pages to go. Long road trips make me sad that I get carsick when I read and my fam isn‘t much for audiobooks. #heyjune

alvingregorio I'm so jealous of those who can read in a car! 2y
Blaire @alvingregorio right!?! We‘ve done 16 hours of driving - I could have finished 3 books. But I can‘t even read a news article without feeling sick. #jealous 2y
BookMaven407 That sky ❤️ 2y
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Blaire @BookMaven407 my husband said it almost made up for the 8 hour drive. 😀. Less than an hour to go. 2y
Cinfhen Mazel Tov 🎀💟 2y
Cathythoughts Great shot ! And great book too 👍🏻❤️ 2y
Blaire @Cinfhen thank you!! We had an amazing time! 2y
Blaire @Cathythoughts thank you!! And yes, I loved it. 2y
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C.Perone
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🎶 #GetBack Jojo 🎵

#HeyJune Day11

blithebuoyant That woman ruins my life on a regular basis 😭 2y
C.Perone @blithebuoyant Yes, but in the most wonderful soul cleansing way😩😢 😁 2y
blithebuoyant @C.Perone and I will never forgive her/Will Traynor for referring to My Fair Lady as “the bastard offspring of Pygmalion” 😂 Never! As long as I live! 2y
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Liatrek Love Jojo❤️ 2y
tammysue 👏🏻❤️ 2y
writerlibrarian 👌🏻 2y
C.Perone @ReadZenRites Me too! It was so sweet💕 2y
Cinfhen So CLEVER 🏆 2y
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CrowCAH
Doon | Carey Corp, Lorie Langdon
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#HeyJune #GetBack https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=OMmGvZBr5VE

These girls are trying to get back to their own world from Doon!

sammisho This is on my TBR for this year! 2y
CrowCAH @sammisho it‘s been on the TBR, not sure when I‘m reading it though lol 2y
rubyslippersreads I've had this on my TBR list for ages, mainly because I ❤️ the musical Brigadoon. 😊 2y
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Cinfhen The cover is intriguing 2y
CrowCAH @rubyslippersreads have yet to see that musical. 2y
CrowCAH @Cinfhen the cover is gorgeous and what made me buy it in the first place. 2y
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dariazeoli
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#HeyJune

Minute-by-minute recreation? I‘ve got no experience with this book, but that sounds like it could be fascinating(ly funny).

#GetBack

Cinfhen Really!! Minute by minute ~ how do they know?!???😂😂 2y
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writerlibrarian
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#getback to where you once belong

Set in Alaska after the collapse of Israel, Chabon's noirish mystery tells the story of people who can't go back to where they once belonged. One of the best alternate timeline novels I've read. #heyjune

@Cinfhen @GypsyKat

Cinfhen I‘ve always wanted to read this one and I love the photo!!!!! 2y
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rabbitprincess
The Expendable Man | Dorothy B. Hughes
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The protagonist drives to Phoenix rather than Tucson, Arizona, but that still fits the metre for #GetBack 😉
#HeyJune