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Cadyly

Cadyly

Joined September 2018

I do not consume the words. The words consume me.
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King of Scars | Leigh Bardugo
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Just a few books from @bookoutlet chilling on the couch, wolf-whistling and giving come-hither looks to any reader who passes by.

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Rook | Sharon Cameron
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@OriginalCyn620 I was 2 days late finishing my book, but then read @Samreamer ‘s book in two sittings! So I‘ll be sending both on when the post opens!

OriginalCyn620 Ok! Is Book Jumper yours? Just want to know which to read first. 😊 1mo
Cadyly Mine is Rook. I just dropped them off at the post. They‘ll be delivered on Wednesday! 1mo
OriginalCyn620 They arrived @Cadyly! 1mo
Cadyly Yay!! 1mo
CrowCAH I bought the Book Jumper, but haven‘t read it yet! 1mo
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This was a fantastic read! I really connected with all of the characters. The plot was believable and the author has an amazing way of making you feel what the characters are feeling every step of the way.

At some points, I was upset over the decisions they made, but they were always authentic to the character's nature and made sense from their perspective. I read this book in one long binge session, and a quick final sprint.

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Here are my selections from my TBR bookcase! What looks interesting to you? #lmpbc #round6 #groupc

HufflepuffGirl90 The Accident Season and Rook sound really interesting! 3mo
Cadyly @OriginalCyn620 and @Samreamer , Do you have a preference? 2mo
Samreamer Whoops sorry! 1st choice: Rook 2nd choice: The Accident Season 2mo
OriginalCyn620 Oops! Not sure how I missed this before, but my apologies! I‘m with the others. Rook and The Accident Season sounds good! 2mo
Cadyly Cool! Rook it is! 😀 2mo
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I participated in the Do I Have That Book? Challenge! See it at cadyly.com. If you‘ve made a post or video for this challenge, please link it below! I‘d love to see how you fared! I‘m tagging @CrowCAH

LibrarianRyan That looks fun. 3mo
CrowCAH Oh wow, we have to time ourselves?! I know I have some of these categories covered. Once I do this challenge, I‘ll make a post. Thanks for the tag 😊 3mo
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What else is one to read during Holy Week? #Catholic

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Defy | Sara B Larson
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#weekendreads @rachelsbrittain
1. Defy
2. The Little Mermaid
3. Tuxedo mocha

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I‘m hosting a giveaway on my blog: cadyly.com! Check it out, then follow the last day of fun on Twitter at @ rereadathon2019!

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Rereadathon is going on now! Catch us on Twitter @ rereadathon2019! We will be having 3 giveaways a day! Happy re-reading!

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Do you have the 1994 TOR version of Pride and Prejudice?

BookNAround Love that tag line above the title. 😂 6mo
CrowCAH Yup I do! Thanks for checking. 6mo
ReviewsMayVary @BookNAround so do i!! Such a romance cover. 5mo
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Shatter Me | Tahereh Mafi
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I‘m excited to see the bookshelf in my #BookwormLifePlanner starting to get filled in!

CrowCAH Such a neat idea! 📚 6mo
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For my read books, I like them in Author order. But it looked messy, so I pulled all the narrower ones out to make an even line and am much more satisfied! #bookshelfprobs

CrowCAH Very nice! 7mo
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Yay! I just received all of these books from Book Outlet! I love collecting some of my favorite titles to stock my library!

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 📚❤️📚❤️ 7mo
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First book recommended to me in 2019!

There's an analogy in the story about truth being like buried water and no matter what you do, it will always find a way to the surface. The plot of this book is like that as well.

It was slow, but satisfying. I loved the characters. This was more a tale of resiliency and peace in the day-to-day and coming to terms with who you are in your current situation, which I found to be refreshing.

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When Dimple Met Rishi | Sandhya Menon
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One year later, and I‘ve bought my own copy!

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4 books read this week and I might finish another tomorrow! Don‘t you love a good reading streak?

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Darkest Star | Jennifer L Armentrout
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I just re-read The Darkest Star. Still love it as much as I did in November. Luc is my kind of guy. 😎

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Stacks and stacks of books from around the house to organize and shelve!

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Wicked | Jennifer L Armentrout
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I would give this book 3.5 stars.

I really do like a romance that had some sassy banter between the characters, and this had that. However, there were times that I felt that Ren came on too strongly. As a soldier type, he should have more discipline than he displays verbally. The actress‘s male voice in the audiobook really didn't have a good pitch. It just made some of the whack-ass things that Ren was saying sound that much more ridiculous.

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The Way of Kings | Brandon Sanderson
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End of the night coziness with a blanket, hot chocolate, and a fat book!

Branwen Looks delightful! 8mo
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Is anyone else doing a “read the rainbow” challenge this year?

Samplergal I am. Is that something you made? It‘s beautiful! 8mo
Cadyly @Samplergal My friend, Monica, made the stickers. She has an Etsy shop called PeanutButterTaco. 8mo
Cadyly I‘m always looking for cute and fun ways to track my reading and the various challenges I attempt! 8mo
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Wicked | Jennifer L Armentrout
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I love using stickers in my planner to document my reading. I just got some cute ones from my friend, Monica! Audiobooks, ebooks, library trips, oh my! 😍

Kayla.Adriena Those are fantastic! Does she have an Etsy shop? 8mo
Cadyly @Kayla.Adriena Yes, it‘s PeanutButterTaco 8mo
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My A to Z reading challenge page is set up in my #TheBookwormLife planner!

Reviewsbylola Love! 8mo
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My monthly reading challenge page is set up in my #TheBookwormLife planner!

WeeWeegieBookworm Love this! 8mo
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Cozily reading on the chaise. What‘s your Sunday night look like?

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I have a whole TBR bookcase, but picked these up today while out shopping. #cantstopwontstop #booklifeproblems

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It‘s legit to re-read a couple books to finish your A-Z challenge before the end of the year, right?

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Rome: A Marked Men Novel | Jay Crownover
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I really enjoyed this story, possibly more than Rule/Shaw. I felt that the emotional difficulties that they had to work through in order to have a relationship read true to life. I think there was the right amount of heat and angst, of promise and roadblocks, to make keep the story interesting. It was like a good blend of reality with a hot soap opera.

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Gemina | Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff
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My brother got me these beautiful books for my birthday! 😍

TheSpineView I loved that series. Hope you enjoy them too!❤📘 9mo
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Sucre et secret | Paule Constant
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Two new bookcases!!! Right is my TBR shelves. Left side, I‘ve read, but obvs have not yet organized.

CrowCAH RAINBOW 🌈 books!!! 9mo
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Furthermore | Tahereh Mafi
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Book Outlet #bookhaul on my new bookcases!!! ❤️

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Under my Sherpa throw, by the space heater, finishing a book series. #widn #cozyreads

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This month I want to finish all the books on my “Currently Reading” list on Goodreads and add some cozy wintertime stories. #TBR #cozyreads

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The Peace Dragon | Linda Ragsdale
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So sad to only give this 2/5 stars. I was really looking forward to this story. However, the illustrations were great. Really sweet and evocative with great colors.

This book made a point to drive home a moral message. However, I soon found that the MORAL/MESSAGE of the story really was so prominent, it felt that they forgot to make a plot.

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The Peace Dragon | Linda Ragsdale
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Starting to read The Peace Dragon!

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1. Sweet potato dish with a sweet walnut-crunchy topping that my aunt makes.
2. Mashed potatoes and gravy.
3. Turkey.
I‘m pretty basic in my likes. 😀 Unfortunately, I work and will miss Thanksgiving Dinner. Eat up for me!
#sundayfunday

sebrittain ❤🧡🦃🧡❤ 10mo
MaGoose Try to get some leftovers. 🍗🍽 10mo
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This book caught my attention and I read it straight through without putting it down. It was interesting to read about a vampire struggling with her humanity vis-a-vis her thirst. There were a lot of themes of trust, loyalty, family, bravery, sacrifice, denial, faith, hope, and acceptance that made this a really worthwhile read.

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I never doubt where my love of reading came from. ❤️ #momsthatread #monkeyseemonkeydo #theappleandthetree

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Neverworld Wake | Marisha Pessl
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It was an absorbing read and I was always eager to see what they would discover next.

We found out what people did, just not always why, but perhaps that wasn't necessary, because this was Beatrice's story. Beatrice tends to see the good in everyone, but this tendency also makes you miss the dark, complicated things that swirl in everyone's heart.

After all of the adventure, I wasn't expecting an ending so introspective and philosophical.

Bklover I‘m looking forward to this one. Great review! 10mo
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If a book hangover is the inability to start a new book because you‘re still living in the previous book‘s world... What‘s the name for the condition where you love being in some other world so much that you hop from book to book and ignore real life? #bookwormproblems #930pagesin36hoursandcounting #whatsnext

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Illuminae | Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff
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The sarcasm and repartee between the characters made my snarky heart warm and there were several times that I had to FULL STOP.

I was shouting directions at the characters (as if they could hear me), while in the bottom of my stomach was an icy fear of dread, because it was possible that this was all that was left of the people (characters, Jenn, they aren't real) I loved.

All of the blacked out words were like Profanity Madlibs in my head.

Linear This, all of this pleases me. I cannot tell you how many times I have ended up on an soap box trying to spread the joy that is this series and the audiobook. It was just so awesome! 8mo
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I‘m looking to repurpose a spare bedroom into a library and took some carpet samples home. Then, posed some books next to them (as one does). Which color do you prefer? I‘m kind of torn between B and C.

AsYouWish I like B 10mo
Bklover I like C! 10mo
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Samplergal I like b but c probably would wear better from the looks of it. 10mo
TheSpineView I like B the best. 😊 10mo
OrangeMooseReads B. I like B. 10mo
Liatrek I like B very much 10mo
jessinikkip I very much prefer B 10mo
MaGoose I much prefer B, with C as a second choice. 10mo
CrowCAH I like B. 10mo
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Reading Indianapolis on Veterans Day! Respect and love to all my fellow vets! #GoNavy

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Looking for the perfect carpet for my library!

CrowCAH Oooh how exciting! 10mo
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For Better and Worse | Margot Hunt
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My latest Book of the Month selections!

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1. Yes-ish.
2. 33:1
3. Military
4. Wasted by Marya Hornbacher
5. Indianapolis, but I‘m still reading it.

wanderinglynn Thanks for playing! ☺️💜 10mo
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Every Heart a Doorway | Seanan McGuire
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Every Heart a Doorway has the honor of being the 1000th book that I‘ve marked as read on my Goodreads account!

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Lightning | Dean Ray Koontz
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#TuesdayTidbits #Halloween
1. Both!
2. Black cats
3. Scary movie (Books are friends)
4. @VioletCavalier
Favorite scary book is probably It by Stephen King, but Lightning by Dean Koontz is my favorite thriller.

JenlovesJT47 🧡🖤🧡 10mo
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Every Heart a Doorway | Seanan McGuire
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This was a very interesting story and a great one to have read the day before Halloween!

I loved the unique characters in this story, they were quite original and each had their own motivations and secrets. The world building was great, very detailed, but it left you with enough of a mystery to want to keep discovering more.

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Stargirl | Jerry Spinelli
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October 2018 Book Haul now up on YouTube! https://youtu.be/OJSPl9AT7xw