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BooksAndYarn

Joined August 2018

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Good Omens | Gaiman, Neal
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Can't watch the series until I read the book, and I want to watch the series so this got bumped to the top of my tbr
#readingandcrocheting #readbeforewatching

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Kurtain Motel | A. I. Nasser
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Wise words

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Kurtain Motel | A. I. Nasser
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Time for a few much needed me minutes

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Black Summer | M. W. Craven
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I've been waiting for this book pretty much since the end of the last one and it is more than living up to my expectations. Can't put it down

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The Whisper Man | Alex North
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It took me getting a little ways into it before it grabbed me,but it did manage to do so.The Whisper Man is well written,has the nice little creepy kid's rhyme to warn of the boogey man, & the added mystery of whether or not there's a real live one in town.It feels like this books needs a prequel to tell the original story,then you could maybe have a better feel for the current one.
** Thank you Netgalley for a copy of this book for my review**

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The Whisper Man | Alex North
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Starting my day the way I wish I could spend its entirety... A few minutes is better than nothing

#readingandknitting #thewhisperman #netgalley #arc

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Asylum | Jack Adams
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The description and cover immediately got my attention and the story itself did not disappoint. Adams lays out the story and scene wonderfully, seamlessly switching from past to present to tell the story of an asylum, a kind soul named Joe, and his two young friends who later set out to find answers for their lost and forgotten old friend.
*Thank you to Netgalley, the author, and publisher for a copy of this book in exchange for my honest review*

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Asylum | Jack Adams
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Enjoying this rare lazy Sunday

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Asylum | Jack Adams
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Good way to start the weekend
#readingandcrocheting #booksandyarn

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One by One | D. W. Gillespie
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From the creepy atmosphere of the new, big house that no one else wanted to the eerie little occurrences that everyone denies, the shifting moods and temperaments of the family members to the freak snowstorm that has everyone housebound, the author did a very good job of setting the scene and drawing me in.

*Thank you to Netgalley, the author, and publisher for an advance copy of this book in exchange for my honest review*

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One by One | D. W. Gillespie
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Lunch and an arc... Yes please

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Another great addition to the Kane & Alton series.I sailed through,not wanting to ever stop reading.Black Rock Falls definitely has to be explored further;it seems to attract every sort of undesirable character possible.There is a long list of suspects but I do enjoy characters that you love to hate.Wasn't 100% certain of the killer until the reveal,which is great.
*Thank you to Netgalley for a copy of this book in exchange for my honest review*

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A holiday for the kids, a new project cast on (using my awesome tentacle stitch marker made by my amazing son), and a new ARC from Netgalley ... sounds like my kind of Monday
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#readingandknitting #arc #mondaymaderight

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Hunting Evil | Chris Carter
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Amazing writing from Chris Carter. Once again I got lost in the twisted, oh so devilishly delightful world of Robert Hunter and I absolutely can't get enough. I whole-heartedly wish that there will be more books in this series.

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Vanishing Season | Dot Hutchison
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The story progressed quickly, sometimes feeling a little rushed,but was more about Eddison's history/story.So if that's what you're looking for,you're in luck.If you're looking for another Butterfly Garden,this might not be for you.It was like reading two stories at once instead of them flowing together organically.I didn't want o bail,it just left me wanting a little.
Thank you to Netgalley for a copy of this book in exchange for an honest review

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Truth or Die | Katerina Diamond
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When I requested this book I didn't know that it was a part of a series.That being said,the writing was very well done and I didn't feel like I was missing out on anything having not read the previous books in the series (added to my tbr now).This was an enjoyable read that got my attention quickly and kept me hooked throughout. It was a good story to get lost in and try to figure out.
*Thank you Netgalley for the advance copy

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Untitled | Unknown
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I've got the kids off to school so now I get to start my morning right

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Just finished this book. It was a bit of a slower start but well worth it. I realize some parts won't be everyone's cup of tea, there are topics that no one ever likes to hear about, but I still enjoyed the story overall

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Ghost Song | Mark L'Estrange
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Nice way to spend the day
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#readingandknitting

ShyBookOwl Absolutely! 3mo
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Buried | Ellison Cooper
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I've come down with a head cold again today ... thank goodness for my knitting and a new arc to start
#booksandyarn #readingandknitting #arc

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Caged | Ellison Cooper
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Giant knitting needles and a current read ... yea that's how Friday nights are done right 📖🧶🤪

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Caged | Ellison Cooper
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How I'd like to spend my entire day

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Gallery of the Dead | Chris Carter
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You have my attention ...

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Gallery of the Dead | Chris Carter
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I've loved reading these books, they really are addicting and I couldn't wait to get to the next one. But tonight I start the last one (#9) and before even getting to page 1 I know I'll be sad that there isn't another one right there waiting for me. Thankfully #10 comes out next month, but then I'll just be stuck with this feeling all over again

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Just reading to her little sister before school this morning 🖤

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The Caller | Chris Carter
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Weekend plans ☝️
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#readingandknitting

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I Am Death | Chris Carter
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Feel like I need all the caffeine today. I'm not a good sleeper at the best of times, but lately it's been even worse. Guess I'll just keep reading and working on orders and try and figure out how to inject caffeine right into my veins 😴 💤💤
#tiredaf #atleasttheresbooks #goodbooktho

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I Am Death | Chris Carter
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Great start to my morning. This series just gets better and better with each book. I start one as soon as I finish the last because I love them but will be so disappointed there isn't more when I get to the last one

wtimblin I keep hearing about this author but haven't picked up anything yet. Any recommendations to dip my toe into their extensive back catalogue? 4mo
BooksAndYarn @wtimblin My brain was all "read the series in order!" just like every other series I try. Each book in the series so far really is better than the last in my opinion, both in storyline & in the authors writing. I'm all about how he doesn't shy away from grit & gore. An Evil Mind (#6) was my favorite so far, though honestly I'd say grab a good drink, get at it with book 1 & just keep going. 4mo
wtimblin @BooksAndYarn sound advice. Will give it a go, many thanks 4mo
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Fox in Socks | Dr. Seuss
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This will never get old 🖤🖤📙

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An Evil Mind | Chris Carter
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I'm coming down with a cold again and feel like crap, so wips and the next Robert Hunter book will take up some of my down time today

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One by One | Chris Carter
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A wip and the next Robert Hunter book make for a nice relaxing evening

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The Death Sculptor | Chris Carter
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Love this series!
I have orders to fill but that won't stop me from diving into the next book immediately after finishing #3

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Broadland by David Blake

Anyone else know that feeling?

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The Lost World | Michael Crichton
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Took this guy out for a little afternoon lunch while his dad and sisters went tubing. We had a nice time talking about nature, serial killers, and books. I've been getting him into reading more than just informative texts like nature books and encyclopedias and we got to discuss some potential future reads. Last week he finished Jurassic Park and tomorrow he will start the sequel.
#lunchwithmyson #booktalk

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The Executioner | Chris Carter
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The kids are home early from school due to wind/snow drifting... So I think I'll break from chores a bit early to enjoy a warm drink and get started on this

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The Crucifix Killer | Chris Carter
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A little late night reading and crocheting
#readingandcrocheting #wip #widn

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I figured it's as good a time as any to start a new series, and where else would you start but at book 0.5 (anyone else still find it weird when there's a point something in a book series?)
#currentread #readingandknitting

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My Hungry Friend | Daniel Barnett
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"What has been given cannot be taken back." ... This line could apply to so many different things

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My Hungry Friend | Daniel Barnett
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Aren't we all

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My Hungry Friend | Daniel Barnett
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I need to finish up this pair of mittens so I thought starting a new book might help my aversion to knitting the second one
#readingandknitting

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Hangman | Daniel Cole
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This was a wonderful read that kept me engaged throughout
Can't wait for the next one!

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Hangman | Daniel Cole
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Haven't finished this one yet but already can't wait for the third installment to come out

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Hangman | Daniel Cole
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Hangman | Daniel Cole
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Got a good book and my current wips so I'd say I'm ready for the snowstorm that's in the forecast

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Ragdoll | Daniel Cole
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Team Fawkes all the way

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Ragdoll | Daniel Cole
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Love me a badass anti-hero 🖤

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Started a new book to read with my big girl

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Ragdoll | Daniel Cole
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The kids have a snow day so I think I'll take it a little easy today too and dive into this book for a bit

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Skin Deep | Liz Nugent
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"'being agreeable does not suit everyone. People who go through life smiling miss out on the dignity of sorrow'"

This really struck a chord with me, maybe because I'm not the smiling always happy type. In fact, people like that confuse me.

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Skin Deep | Liz Nugent
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Might as well start a new week with a new book from my tbr