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CaroPi

CaroPi

Joined March 2016

I will read till the day my TBR will fall in my head....
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Skin in the Game | Paulo Scott
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Actually the title in English is Phenotypes. But this is the author

Is a physical book

I will give 3.5 /5 is a very interesting topic but the paragraphs are way too long. Is difficult to read it

I do that in some books. But pencil and sticky notes. Specially if they are for a reading club. In my ebook I also highlight and take notes some times

#thoughtfulThursday
@MoonWitch94

MoonWitch94 Thanks for playing ☺️📚 1mo
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The Secret Garden | F. Burnett
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1. I don't have a garden but I have a balcony that every year I put flowers. Also my house have plants all around. No garden when you live in a building 😩

2. I have 6 orchids. Some of them more than 5 years old! I have in my balcony something that is a small strawberry and soon I will have the first ones of the year!
3. I am not into reading about flowers or gardens. I think I have never read about the topic

#wondrouswednesday

Eggs Your balcony garden sounds lovely 🍓🪴 1mo
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Sirena Selena: A Novel | Mayra Santos-Febres
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1. I enjoy both but at the moment just in virtual reading club. If someone is interested is called Borderless and we read books translated to English published by independent publishers

2. When I have to read books that are not that popular or from countries that I normally don't read books

3. Is the one that I tag

#wondrouswednesday
@Eggs

truthinfiction Wow! Your book club sounds great. I have recently been into translated fiction as well but mostly reading the usual suspects I.e. the popular ones. 2mo
CaroPi @truthinfiction If you want to give it a try you can have a look to their page https://borderlessbookclub.com/ 2mo
truthinfiction Ahh, thank you very much. I will have a look, for sure. 2mo
Eggs Love these responses ☝️📚👍🏼 2mo
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Eastern Wisdom | Alan Watts
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1. Here Eastern is big. On Saturday we go to church to get our basket blessed, Sunday a huge breakfast with the family. Poland is big on this.
2. Depends how you see it. At the moment I am taking a latinamerican literature course so I read a lot but not books.
3. The health of my family

#wondrouswednesday @Eggs

Eggs Lovely post 🌹 thanks for playing! 2mo
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Statistic (Statistic, #1) | Dawn Robertson
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So these are my stats for March. You can say it has been my non fiction month 🙂 the stats are courtesy of #thestorygraph

Sapphire I have really come to love StoryGraph. Just started using it in January. 3mo
CaroPi @Sapphire is so nice! 3mo
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Happy Litsyversary! | Special Events
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Yesterday Litsy remind me that 6 years ago I joined this amazing community! I wish many more to come 😊.

AmyG 🎉🎉🎉 3mo
Pageturner1 awesome 👏 3mo
BarbaraBB Wonderful pic! Michelin star worthy 🥰 3mo
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wanderinglynn Happy Litsyversary! 🎉🥂🥳 3mo
sprainedbrain Happy belated Litsyversary 🥳🥳🥳 3mo
CaroPi @AmyG @Pageturner1 @BarbaraBB @wanderinglynn @sprainedbrain Thanks a lot for the good wishes. The dessert was in an amazing place I went to eat for my birthday 3mo
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This is a nice short book of the stories of the people that lives in this area of Berlin. I really like it. Is from the perspective of a writer that works as a chiropodist

julesG Looks interesting. My "aunt" used to live in Marzahn. 4mo
CaroPi @julesG I really like it and if you know the area I am sure you will appreciate it more 4mo
Mitch @julesG it‘s fab! Down everything and read it now! 🤣🤣🤣 2mo
julesG @Mitch off to find a copy 2mo
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1. I like both. As long as the story is good... I am up to it.
2. Yes. My mother tongue is Spanish so I read in both. Unfortunately more in English than Spanish 😕
3. A mood reader for sure

@Eggs
#wondrouswednesday

Eggs Thanks for joining in 💗📚 4mo
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Friendswood: A Novel | Rene Steinke
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1. Yes, specially in Instagram

2. Caro Pi in Goodreads and story graph and Caropibooks in Instagram 😊

#two4tuesday

TheSpineView Thanks for playing and happy Tuesday! 👍📖🤩 4mo
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These are some short stories diverse and very nice. I really enjoy my time reading them.

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Here are my #januarystats #readingstats. Overall a good month.
#thestorygraph

Sapphire I just learned about StoryGraph and I am hooked! 5mo
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The Heart Principle | Helen Hoang
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This is my first book of the year and I really enjoy it. The book doesn't focus on the romance but more on Anna, the main character and the road that she has to go to learn to accept herself and her condition. I highly recommend it. Beautiful written. Amazing story

#bookly
#romance

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I made my reading goal... Yes.. Nevertheless I feel that in 2021 I didn't get into my books... Kind of a reading slump... For some reason I didn't enjoy books as much as I usually do 🤷🏼‍♀️. Nevertheless they are some accomplishments and I am ready to twist these results in 2022!

The stats come from #thestorygraph

ShyBookOwl I had a similar experience this year. I bailed on more books than I care to count. I'm a mood reader and this year my mood was all over the place, so it was challenging to maintain interest in every book I picked up. I ended up reading about a dozen books less than previous years 🤷🏽‍♀️ 6mo
CaroPi @ShyBookOwl I am glad to see I am not alone on this! 6mo
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MonstruosaMente | Alfonso Casas
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This was a very nice graphic novel that shows how hard is to fight with our inner monsters. Highly recommended

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I actually read this on the 31st of October. Is a great retelling of some stories for kids that promotes diversity. Highly recommended for kids and adults.
#fairytales

ShyBookOwl Great cover! 8mo
CaroPi @ShyBookOwl and the illustrations inside are gorgeous! 8mo
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Winter Flowers | Anglique Villeneuve
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Sunday reading....

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Donde Cantan La Ballenas | Sara Jaramillo Klinkert
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A bit late but here it is!

1. The possibility to travel
2. The book I just tag
3. Amy Dunne from #gonegirl
4. Finally see my family after 2 years

#wondrouswednesday

Eggs #3 yessssss #4 👏🏻💔❤️ 9mo
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The Meowmorphosis | Franz Kafka, Cook Coleridge
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Favorite fruit - I love 🍌
I can't wait to read The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towels
I am grateful for my family
#wondrouswednesday

Eggs 💕📚👏🏻 9mo
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Forty Lost Years | Rosa Maria Arquimbau
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Morning breakfast with this great book that takes place during the times of Franco in Spain.

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1. Yes I am quite good at it. That is why I have problems reading books that people say have unexpected twist

2. I don't read many series. I am not a fan.
3. This is a tricky one... But I will say I like anti - heroes
4. I am grateful that my friend who has cancer in the heart is doing well in her chemio
#wondrouswednesday
@Eggs

Eggs Oh no! cancer of the 💗 - I hope your friend is healing well ❤️ 10mo
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The best thing of the summer is reading outside 😊

MegaWhoppingCosmicBookwyrm Yeeeessss! 🥰 10mo
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Unknown Book 7535597 | Unknown Unknown
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1. Very few. One of them is about books
2. 2 or 3 but none that reads and enjoy reading as much as I do 😔
3. My mood, how much I enjoy the book. Nowadays is hard for me to give five starts. I guess age made me picky 🤷🏻‍♀️
4 I am grateful for my family health

PS I just noticed today is Thursday 🙈

#wondrouswednesdsday

@Eggs

Eggs Guess what? I‘m 1-2 days behind myself. Some weeks are just like that...thanks for joining in 📚❤️👍🏼 11mo
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FIXED IDEAS. | ELINE LUND. FJAEREN
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So this was my #readingstats for the month of July. Better than June. Usually I don't read that much in the summer so I think is a good result.

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The exorcist is death

#firtslinefridays
@ShyBookOwl

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One Last Stop | Casey McQuiston
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I am not a romance girl. I almost never like it. But this book.... Is so amazing. I was unable to stop reading it. Pretty nice story and amazing #diverse and #LGBTQ

DinoMom Your meal looks amazing! 11mo
CaroPi @DinoMom it was! Amazing poke bowl 11mo
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This book is called in English The Choice. And yes is a hard book. No it doesn't focus on her experience in Auschwitz. It focus on the importance of healing. She uses her experience as well as the experience of some of her patients to show us the long road to heal. Highly recommended!

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Reporting | David Remnick
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I have not been posting much lately because... I haven't been reading much ☹️but overall I think I had a good start of the year. Yes June was a bad reading month for me... Hope to get in a better track soon
#thestorygraph

BookishMarginalia Post even if you don‘t read — I find it helps! 12mo
CaroPi @BookishMarginalia I feel like I am cheatting if I do that 😔 12mo
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1. I have started a couple of other series but this is the only long series I finish. Is 12 or 13 books
2. In general yes
3. I had never read a series that switches between different protagonist so is hard to tell.
#sundayfunday
@ozma.of.oz

ozma.of.oz I hear that this is a good series! Ive never read Harris before. Thanks for posting! 12mo
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Unknown Book 7535597 | Unknown Unknown
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Overall a good month for reading....
#thestorygraph

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Project Hail Mary | Andy Weir
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I enjoy this book a lot. Is more hard science than what I usually read but I like it. It has an interesting story and it makes you believe it. I think it will stay with me a long time and that is what it makes a good book. I v know they will make a movie but I can't imagine a movie ever makings justice to Rocky. My favorite character

TheSpineView I loved Rocky too! 13mo
Megabooks Rocky is wonderful!! 13mo
CaroPi @TheSpineView @Megabooks All my love for him! 13mo
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Habana Ao Cero | Karla Surez
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So I got a new cover for my kindle. And I love it! Perfect for every reader I will say....

Tanisha_A Perfect! 🤩 13mo
Nute That‘s cool! 13mo
CaroPi @Tanisha_A @Nute Thanks a lot! 13mo
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Snapping Point | Asli Bicen
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Sunday plan... Nice cake with a book

AkashaVampie That looks yummy... what kind of cake is it? 14mo
CaroPi @AkashaVampie it was! It has brownie raspberries and cheesecake.... 14mo
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Slash and Burn | Claudia Hernndez
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1. Is my nick name since high school. Only my good friends use it.
2. Whenever I have good light and a book.
3. Hard to say not that much reading this month. But so far the tagged book is good
4. I live alone. No pets but tons of plants
#wondrouswednesday

Eggs # 4 - plants are great 👍🏼: low-maintenance companions☺️. Thanks for playing ❤️📚💚 (edited) 1y
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So I am listening to this third book... I love her narration... And I am in this chapter and I could help but crying... I usually do not cry with books... Not even true crime. But all of the stories with her voice... I just couldn't help it. I admire her so much!

Linsy She's incredible! I'm reading in the bath and crazy laughing and then crying right after another. I probably sound crazed, but I just connect with her stories so much!! 1y
CaroPi @Linsy she is amazing.... And her stories are the best 1y
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Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales | Hans Christian Andersen
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1. Bogotá - Colombia
2. Krakow, Poland
3. I have a sister and a brother.... Both in Colombia
4. I had an amazing collection of the Fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen & one of the Grimm Brother's. These are my first memories of reading alone. Was magical.

#wondrouswednesday

Eggs Thanks for joining in 💕💕 1y
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The Waste Lands | Stephen King
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1. They are too many.... But I remember that I really cry after the death of Primmrose in the hunger games. Really in the part that Katniss is back home and she cried with the cat

2. One Hundred years of solicitud

#thoughtfulthursday

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Essentials of Audiology | Stanley A. Gelfand
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1. No but... When I read Shakespeare I like to watch the play at the same time. It helps me a lot...
2. There is some books that I will never read if it wasn't because they are audiobook. Also the fact that I can do other things at the same time....

#Two4Tuesday
@TheSpineView

TheSpineView Thanks for playing! 💚🎧📖 1y
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Statistic (Statistic, #1) | Dawn Robertson
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So these are my #readingstats for last month. And I am quite happy. I really enjoy the days in the sofa reading and travel to so many places without really moving from home 😊

#bookly

#thestorygraph

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I love this book so much!!! It was so sweet!!! A few tears at the end... Klara is the best AF of the world!!!!

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I really enjoy this cozy misery. Had a nice story. I think I will continue the series... But this year I challenge myself to read #thedarktower series... But I may read them in between for a light read.

#bookly

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1. Tagged!
2. There was once lived a woman Who tried to kill her Neighbor's baby: Scary Fairy Tales
3. Klara.& the sun by Ishiguro. I. Should get it any time now 😊

#weekendreads

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Crocodile Tears | Mercedes Rosende
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Is a short very interesting #thriller from a #SouthAmerican women writer. It has a very unique style that I really enjoy. Highly recommended!

#bookly

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For this year I promised myself to finally read this series. This is book #2 and I enjoy it more than the first. Is amazing the universe that King create.

TrishB They are all better than the first 👍🏻 1y
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The Echo Wife | Sarah Gailey
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My gown was beautiful. it was the kind of garment that looks precisely as expensive as it is.

#FirstLineFridays

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Celebrate!: Cookbook | Sheila Lukins
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I can't believe that 5 years ago I login for the first time!!! I have been a bit out of Litsy lately but I love this amazing community 🎉🎉🎉

maich Happy anniversary🎉🎉💕 1y
rubyslippersreads Happy Litsyversary! 🎉 1y
Megabooks 🥳🎉 1y
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Gone Girl | Gillian Flynn
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1. The tagged book
2. The gunslinger... Yes is the first book in a series... But I have so many questions!
3. Not too often... Have so many TBR list...🙈
#wondrouswednesday

Eggs #1-absolutely! #3-welcome to Mt TBR 🤓😳😂. Thanks for playing ❣️ 1y
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El caso Collini | Ferdinand von Schirach
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So this is my summary of day 1 of the #24in48 Readathon. I may not hit the 24 hours but for sure I am having fun!

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When Mental was alive, he was a boss-man with eighteen or twenty children working for him, and he almost never raised his hand against any of them.
Ok is the first sentence but I can't stop in the middle of it.
#FirstLineFridays

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ZERO. | GINE CORNELIA. PEDERSEN
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So I am in this quite interesting book club called #borderless where we read translated books and speak with the translators and sometimes the authors. Our next book is this one from Norway

valeriegeary That sounds like a really interesting book club! Also that cake looks so good..... 🤤 1y
CaroPi @valeriegeary It is! Is 2 times per month at 21 hrs CET. Oh and cake was amazing. more information about the bookclub can be found here https://www.peirenepress.com/borderless-book-club/ (edited) 1y
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Unknown Book 7535597 | Unknown Unknown
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So I saw this around in the language of nerds... This definitely me. Someone else also feels identify?

DinoMom 🤚me! I say stuff like this in my head every time 1y
ju.ca.no Omg 100% me😂😂😂 1y
Megabooks 💯💯💯 1y
Come-read-with-me 🤣🤣 1y
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