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Chelsea.Poole

Chelsea.Poole

Joined December 2016

Librarian📚 Audiobook at all times. Nature writing, essays, memoirs, literary fiction are my favorite genres 🌻
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Ducks, Newburyport by Lucy Ellmann
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All Fours | Miranda July
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Wowza, what a wild ride. I read this super quickly, it‘s like a train wreck impossible to look away from, and I had to see how far our menopausal MC would unravel. While I did read chunks of the book, I really enjoyed the audiobook narrated by July herself, which added to my appreciation. This is about a midlife crisis, realizing what‘s important, desire, sexuality, motherhood, and wanting what you can‘t have but having it anyway. #camplitsy24

Meshell1313 Yes! Great train wreck analogy!! Exactly! 😂 Camp Litsy discussion is going to be great! 3d
kspenmoll Just started this- your review is encouraging me to plough on. 3d
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BarbaraBB So happy you enjoyed it! Great review! 3d
AmyG Good review….exactly what this was. I enjoyed it, too! 3d
Lesliereadsalot Such a memorable character! Not sure if it‘s in a good way or a bad way. 3d
Suet624 Perfect review. 3d
squirrelbrain Great review Chelsea! I agree @Lesliereadsalot - I can‘t figure out if I loved or hated the MC! 3d
TheKidUpstairs I am about a quarter of the way in, and surprised by how much I'm loving this. I've never really gotten into July's work, and reading the mixed reviews from Campers I was sure this was going to be a bail but I started this morning and can't stop! 3d
peaKnit Train wreck 100% 2d
Caroline2 Brilliant review. I totally agree. 👍 3h
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Camp Zero | Michelle Min Sterling
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I was really in the mood for a post-apocalyptic read. Camp Zero greatly lacked in world building, which is something I need this type of book. The idea was intriguing: a camp at the top of the world where sex workers take center stage. Some sections I enjoyed, like how the perspectives came together but overall I found it seriously lacking and it will likely be forgettable.

dabbe #fanofthepan! 🤩🤩🤩 4d
BarbaraBB I‘ve been curious about this one but won‘t bother after your review! 3d
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Camp Zero | Michelle Min Sterling
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I was really in the mood for a post-apocalyptic read. Camp Zero greatly lacked in world building, which is something I need this type of book. The idea was intriguing: a camp at the top of the world where sex workers take center stage. Some sections I enjoyed, like how the perspectives came together but overall I found it seriously lacking and it will likely be forgettable.

dabbe #fanofthepan! 🤩🤩🤩 4d
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Wandering Stars | Tommy Orange
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This follow up to There There is worthy, but does not surpass what Orange has done originally with the characters and vibes of his first novel. I enjoyed the audiobook‘s various narrators which emphasized various Native American experiences, both past and present. Themes of heritage, addiction, and familial connection across generations.

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I‘m no fantasy reader! Gave this a go for our library‘s fantasy book club but I just can‘t do it 🙂‍↔️ bail!!

LiteraryinLawrence Good that you tried and that you knew when to stop! 🤷🏻‍♀️ 4d
dabbe #hailthebail! 🤩🤩🤩 4d
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Another brilliantly written and narrated audiobook, read by the author. Carvell recalls growing up with an unstable single mother and his continued devotion to her, his relationship with his teenage children, the breakdown of his marriage, and his sexuality. I was moved by his description of his best day and the way he openly expressed his feelings.
Check TW for this one, it is tough in some places.

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The Light Eaters | Zoe Schlanger
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I have a whole new appreciation for plants, the central life on our planet! Without the light eaters, there would be no us, but without us, plants will do just fine. I had my mind blown so many times while reading this book, and there‘s still so much we don‘t yet know about plants. Venus fly traps can count?? So many in the sciences are resistant to the idea that plants can “know” and “feel”, but hopefully new research is helping to change minds.

JenniferEgnor I read this one years ago, it was really interesting! https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/13166639 1w
AnnCrystal 🌱💝👏😍👍. 1w
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This book is gorgeous in style and content! One of my favorites of the year so far! Renkl organized this essay collection by weeks in a year. The focus here is nature: the essays are about specific species and moments of her life, featuring her grown sons and husband, all seasonal. I listened to Renkl narrate this which was a treat, but having the physical book to page through and enjoy the illustrations is a must!

ShelleyBooksie This sounds beautiful. 1w
AnnCrystal 😍💝. 1w
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Salman Rushdie was attacked, stabbed 14 times, even once in the eye, and has lived to write about that incident. He describes the moments of terror, the aftermath and recovery, his family‘s reaction and, ultimately, his healing process. What I found the most surprising in this book was his imagined conversation with “A”, the assailant. This was a brave response to an act of terror committed against him, and I‘m so grateful to have read it.

kspenmoll Wonderful review! On my wishlist! 1w
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Midyear Report | University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
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Mid year check in for #bookspin — I‘ve done well except for “We Too” which haunts me month after month. Will July be the month I finally read it!?

TheAromaofBooks Yay!! Looking fabulous!!! 2w
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Midyear Report | University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
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Some real jewels so far this year in my nonfiction reading life! I love learning by listening to audiobooks…I almost exclusively listen to nonfiction books. Special emphasis on nature and the environment in many of these titles.

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Midyear Report | University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
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This was so tough! Fiction hits different for me on different days or life situations…so I reserve the right to change my mind about some of these in the future! For now, here‘s my favorites from each month this year, with another bunched up, extra bonus pick section.

BarbaraBB Great overview. I have read or want to read all of your choices! 2w
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Midyear Report | University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
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Halfway through the year already! I‘ve been maintaining three of these “top read” brackets: fiction, nonfiction, and memoir. Memoir needed its own since I read so many. Notice the clogged up “bonus read” section. Not ready to make decisions on which advances all the way. Also I‘m not sure who created this so apologies for not tagging.

Megabooks I have read several of these!! 👯‍♀️ Going to zoom in and try to see ones I‘m not sure whether I‘ve read. My fave so far this year is sociopath, so I‘m glad to see you liked it, too! (edited) 2w
Chelsea.Poole @Megabooks yeah these graphics are a bit difficult to read. It was also hard for me to decide between some of these titles! 2w
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Midyear Report | University of Texas at Austin. Bureau of Economic Geology
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I started out the year strong with my #Roll100 picks but as the year goes on I read more and more new releases. I‘m hoping to go back through and pick up a few of these titles! Here‘s the halfway point check in! @PuddleJumper

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I recommend this for animal lovers and anyone who enjoys learning more about creatures we share a planet with. There are 8 bears left on planet earth. Can we do enough to ensure they survive alongside us? As it stands now pandas are pretty safe since humans think they‘re adorable. But humans exploit the sun bear for their bile, and cause habitat destruction for all 8, mainly the polar bear who may become extinct within my lifetime. A great listen!

AnnCrystal 🥺😢💝. 2w
Megabooks I enjoyed this, too. Really hard to read about the sun and moon bears. 😢 Pizzle bears are something to think about! 1w
TheKidUpstairs This was such a good listen. (But as a Canadian, I'm still disproportionately upset by the narrator's pronunciation of "toque" ?) 3d
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Class Mom | Laurie Gelman
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Silly, light, fluffy. Forty-something MC‘s son, Max (my kindergartener‘s name!) is entering kindergarten. She becomes class mom and tells it like it is. There‘s a bunch of emails to fellow class parents, the teacher and school personnel. Her messages are snarky and I was entertained but this isn‘t my type of read. I listened to it within a day…I was in the mood for something easy peasy, nothing that required much effort. Meh 🤷‍♀️

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Im a Fan | Sheena Patel
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This was a quick read but I found it to be one-note and repetitive. I understand why: the MC is completely obsessive over a married man who has multiple affairs. One specific other-other woman is an Instagram influencer and our MC becomes obsessed with her too. Some great great one liners though! Commentary on class, wealth, race, and icky men.

ChaoticMissAdventures I agree, I was really into obsessed women last year and also found this so-so, but absolutely loved 2w
Chelsea.Poole @ChaoticMissAdventures you had an obsessive women obsession perhaps? 😂 I agree, I preferred My Husband over this as well. 2w
ChaoticMissAdventures @Chelsea.Poole right? I love being obsessed with obsession! It is fascinating. 2w
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Beautyland: A Novel | Marie-Helene Bertino
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I loved this! Readers follow Adina throughout her life, and she feels she doesn‘t belong. She receives fax machine and begins communicating with her home planet and her kind who sent her to earth. She reports on humans and the planet to her superiors. Adina is so relatable! (Just what does that say about me!? 😜) I found this to be poignant, a great read.

Lesliereadsalot Such an interesting book, right? Really liked her messages to her home planet. 2w
IndoorDame Okay, now I have to read this! I never saw my name anywhere in print until a few years ago, and then only the same very specific cliche character, but now it‘s everywhere… and the lead role of something good as an alien trying to fit in, I‘m totally sold! 2w
Clare-Dragonfly Wow, this sounds really interesting! I may suggest it to my book club… 2w
Megabooks I love that this is getting so much praise! 1w
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BookSpinBingo | Untitled
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July plans! #bookspinbingo 🧨

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! Enjoy!! 3w
vivastory Can't wait to read My Fav. Thing Is Monsters 2. Hope you have a good reading month! 3w
Chelsea.Poole @vivastory -- me too! I'm really looking forward to it! I should probably revisit vol. 1 before starting... 3w
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Who's Afraid of Gender? | Judith Butler
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Thorough and informative. Admittedly, I often read more personal and emotionally charged accounts, in the form of memoirs, so this felt a bit removed and impersonal to me. This is more of a personal reflection than a critique of this work, as the book delivers on its premise. Read in June for Pride Month and just now getting around to a review.

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Junebug | Cherie Doyen
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June wrap up #bookspinbingo
7 bingos!

Soubhiville Wow!🤩 3w
julieclair Great month! 3w
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! Fabulous month!! 3w
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A Guest in the House | Emily Carroll
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I couldn‘t put this graphic novel down! What a disturbing yet intriguing story of domestic mundanity with untold horrors lurking beneath the surface. This leaves the reader with questions and work to do outside of the page, which I understand from other reviews I‘m not alone in wondering what actually happened in the end. It is creepy but I found it worthwhile and a great read! Also, I love sinking my teeth into a graphic novel in the summer!

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The Soulmate: A Novel | Sally Hepworth
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This was the right book at the right time for me! I needed something to quickly dip in and out of during baseball tournaments. A fast read about two couples in Australia. Switching perspectives with a connection between the two couples—one set young parents, the other successful and married 25+ years. I like Sally Hepworth and should read more from her. We also found much do discuss about this during book club.

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Susan Lieu is the daughter of a fiercely hardworking Vietnamese woman who moved her large family to America and opened her own businesses to support them. Sadly, she died after plastic surgery. This leaves her family adrift, as she was the central figure in their lives, financially and emotionally. The memoir focuses mainly on Lieu‘s need to revisit the past and find closure for her mother‘s death, without familial support.

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Fellowship Point: A Novel | Alice Elliott Dark
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A thick novel about a long friendship between two women. Set mostly in coastal Maine, the women, now in their 80s have their ups and downs but stay connected over their lifetimes. Switching between time periods and perspectives, Fellowship Point emphasizes friendship—the point is literally fellowship. I liked it but I admit one storyline was a bit too unbelievable for me, in such a practical book. Also, it‘s longggg.

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One of the best divorce memoirs I‘ve read! Lyz paints a picture of a marriage that many women will recognize. She realizes she‘s not happy and that her husband has got to go! Required reading if you‘re happily divorced or unhappily married and want the push to go for a separation. This is a memoir of a specific marriage and circumstances with facts and broad statements about heterosexual relationships. For this reason, it‘s not for everyone.

Megabooks Girl was ANGRY! 1w
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We‘ve recently become a full fledged baseball family and I‘m learning more about the game as my 7 and 9 year old are super into it. This book helped me understand the history of the game, and we listened to many of the sections as a family. I loved the part about how baseball moments can be magical—I agree.

Pictured at the place I spend most of my days when not at work lol. (The fields are right across from our house so it‘s pretty convenient!)

dabbe I bought that book for my husband for “Doggy“ Father's Day. He loved it, too! 🤩 3w
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Slow Noodles is a perfectly titled book about a woman‘s experiences in Cambodia. Often painful, this memoir does not shy away from the struggles and darkness Nguon went through, namely the loss of many of her family members; the trauma of her mother‘s death was especially painful. However, her food descriptions were lovely, and arranged to fit each occasion in her life. Food is central to her memories and this memoir, very well done!

JenniferEgnor I love these kinds of books! I really enjoyed Crying in H Mart. We don‘t talk often enough about the connection between grief and food. And I don‘t just mean Kummerspeck (‘German for ‘grief bacon‘; eating your feelings). 3w
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Starting a new book while one boy is meeting with his tutor for dyslexia and another boy shares a doughnut with me!

Ruthiella Mmmmm donut! 🍩 😋 3w
MaleficentBookDragon I often wonder if they had gotten tutoring for my sister with dyslexia if she would have become a reader. But it was the 1970s and I‘m not sure they even knew what dyslexia was at my grade school. 3w
BirdLaVie Just finished this today — LOVVVVED! 3w
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The Soulmate: A Novel | Sally Hepworth
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Both boys had baseball tournaments all weekend. Both continue through the week. Good thing I have a page turner to keep me company!

BarbaraBB I enjoyed this one too. 4w
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Butter: Roman | Asako Yuzuki
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Translated from the Japanese, Butter is an indulgent book full of food descriptions and characters to get to know. I felt immersed in Japanese culture, especially body image views and gender relations. Yuzuki was undoubtedly making a point with this book but I do wonder if it could have been done in less pages with fewer side stories and characters. “A novel of food and murder” is a great tag line but the murder facet was lost on me. #camplitsy24

Daisey I felt similarly about this one. 1mo
Tamra Such a pretty pic! 1mo
dabbe Agree 💯! 1mo
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#libraryhaul
Super excited about Margo‘s got money troubles — Rufi Thorpe 😍

BarbaraBB @Megabooks loved Margo! 1mo
Megabooks Yes @BarbaraBB ! I‘m reading it now and will likely finish tonight! Such a great book 🫶🏻 1mo
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Headshot: A Novel | Rita Bullwinkel
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Headshot is about girls boxing which my brain immediately needs as a comparison to the amazing “Knockout Queen” from Rufi Thorpe. Sadly this is nothing like that novel. This is short; readers only get snippets of info of 8 competitors. I would have liked to zoom in on one or two of these young women, because the 8 separate profiles ran together for me, in audio. I did have the print which probably would have worked better if I‘d had the time.

sarahbarnes I was curious about this one but based on your review I‘ll probably skip it. 1mo
Chelsea.Poole @sarahbarnes it‘s short enough to be read in a few sittings but that also works against it, I feel. I think it‘s safe to skip. It didn‘t work well for @Megabooks either. 1mo
Megabooks No print didn‘t work for me. @britt_brooke didn‘t think it was the best book either. @sarahbarnes 1mo
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Chelsea.Poole @Megabooks glad to hear the print is pretty much the same and I didn‘t waste precious reading time on it. 1mo
britt_brooke This was def a bit of a let down. 1mo
sarahbarnes @Megabooks good to know! 1mo
sarahbarnes Thanks! Given the size of my TBR I think I will. 😁 1mo
TheKidUpstairs If you're looking for something to scratch that itch, this one looks really good (I haven't read it yet, it's sitting on my shelf at home judging me): 1mo
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Hurt people hurt people.
Many reviewers have used the word “heartbreaking” to describe this one and it‘s the word that‘s coming to mind for me as well. Readers follow two characters: Joe and Norma. Joe‘s 4 year old sister is missing while his indigenous family travels south to Maine to pick blueberries. Norma doesn‘t feel she fits in with her family. The two stories span decades.

[As pictured with my mom‘s blueberry bush 🫐]

Lesliereadsalot You‘ve made me miss my old house with its blueberry bushes. I used to make the best jam every summer! 1mo
Chelsea.Poole @Lesliereadsalot berry bushes are such treasures! She also has a giant raspberry bush. We should really make some jam! Mostly we always make muffins. The berries my boys pick don‘t make it far; they pop them right in their mouths as they pick them! 1mo
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No Judgment: Essays | Lauren Oyler
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Lauren Oyler will judge you and your tastes especially if you don‘t like her work. I love a contemporary essay collection, so I had to give this a go even though there was some controversy over the way she wrote about Goodreads and reviewers. She also writes about gossip (she loves it), living in Berlin (very superior to her US homeland), anxiety (the only relatable section of the book imo), and how smart and highbrow she is. Quick audio.

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I discovered this title on our Air BnB bookshelf while we were in Maine. Naturally I had to download the audiobook which is the main way I consumed this one. I wasn‘t familiar with Hogman prior to this, but he‘s a humorist and actor as well. He‘s self deprecating throughout the book and most of the chapters are about his family‘s vacation homes (plural!) with one touching chapter about his mother. Entertaining enough, low pick.

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Butter: Roman | Asako Yuzuki
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Started reading the next #camplitsy24 read at the baseball diamond. ⚾️

Texreader So far I‘m really enjoying it and wanting to go have a slab of butter on rice 1mo
Megabooks I hope you like it. It was a bit of a slow start for me, but the second half is 🔥 1mo
Chelsea.Poole @Texreader apparently butter on rice is amazingly delicious lol. 1mo
Chelsea.Poole @Megabooks I can see the slow start. I‘m there at the moment but also intrigued so I‘m glad to hear it picks up at the second half! 1mo
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Clear: A Novel | Carys Davies
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I‘m so happy we started off #CampLitsy24 with this novel. I loved the lone inhabitant of a remote island in the Scottish Hebrides, Ivar. Conflict arises when a down on his luck preacher turns up on the island to “clear” it. I loved the symbolism and the setting. 🫖
Language and words make connections.
This felt like a mix of two books I read and loved which I‘ll tag in the comments below. ⬇️

Chelsea.Poole Language, isolated community 1mo
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JamieArc It has me thinking a lot about The Colony as well. 1mo
BarbaraBB I read both too. I don‘t remember much about An Island but I loved The Colony even more than this one! 1mo
squirrelbrain Great picture! It reminded me of both of those books too and, like @BarbaraBB, I adored The Colony. I recently read Whale Fall too, which reminded me even more of The Colony, but not as good. 1mo
Hooked_on_books Your picture is perfect! 1mo
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My Side of the River: A Memoir | Elizabeth Camarillo Gutierrez
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Gutierrez has done everything in her power to succeed. Shes the “good immigrant” who was left with “charitable” “good Christian” family when her parents are unable to return to the US. Though my blood boiled listening to the way she was treated. Her brother is back in Mexico as well, leaving Elizabeth lonely yet driven as a teen. Heartbreaking to listen to the way she describes being hungry and unwilling to “cause trouble” by eating. Emotive.

Texreader Oh yikes. 1mo
BarbaraBB How sad. Beautiful review. 1mo
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I‘m on the fence. Parts of this were intriguing and new to me, but much of what‘s covered wasn‘t. I was pretty invested in the prehistory sections but there‘s much we don‘t know about this period so I appreciate that Flores can‘t write about what we don‘t yet know. Heavily focused on the truly barbaric and heartbreaking history of humans massacring animals which I found hard to read. Hopefully we‘ve turned a corner. Audio isn‘t the best, low pick.

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Clear: A Novel | Carys Davies
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Reading the first #CampLitsy24 pick on the coffee shop‘s (Donkey Coffee!) balcony ☕️
I had an iced coffee and it really hit the spot on this hot day.

sarahbarnes I‘m really enjoying this one! 1mo
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Merry Month of May | James Jones
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This is how May turned out for me. Just two bingos, but some great reads! Still need to read Eight Bears, We Too and This Must Be the Place as they have reappeared for months.
Posting this makes me realize the many I have neglected to review here. I‘ll post some reviews asap!

Gissy Great!🎉📚🎉📚🎉📚👏👏👏 2mo
TheAromaofBooks Yay!! Fabulous month!!! 2mo
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White Tears: A novel | Hari Kunzru
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I neglected to review this after finishing it and it‘s not fresh in my mind. This landed on my radar thanks to #AuldLangSpine from @IndoorDame
This is a biting takedown of cultural appropriation—specifically two music hipsters who use street recordings of black musicians to mashup a new/fake “old” “undiscovered” work from a black jazz musician from decades ago. Things get [spoiler — in comments].
I was a bit confused at the ending but wow!

Chelsea.Poole Things get ghosty and murdery. And possession-ish….?? Little confused on what exactly went down there at the very end. 2mo
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Rizzoli Bookstore | New York, NY (Bookstore)
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V crowded so I couldn‘t take many photos without humans. Did snag this in the staff picks section at Rizzoli. It‘s fancy and semi hushed in there. I prefer a more laidback vibe of indie bookstores.

Texreader Geez this does look a bit stuffy! 2mo
tpixie Very formal bookshelves- like what I think a law library would look like 📚 2mo
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Rizzoli Bookstore | New York, NY (Bookstore)
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The children‘s section in Rizzoli Bookstore in Manhattan tempted us with several nature titles!

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The Road to Dalton | Shannon Bowring
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Another winner from the #EuropaCollective which was not on my radar whatsoever. I saw this compared to Anne Tyler (love!) and Richard Russo (just finished Empire Falls) and I agree!
The Road to Dalton features a huge cast of characters who aren‘t without their flaws but are perfectly human. There‘s also tragedy and readers should check TWs. I loved it and looking forward to what others think!

Lesliereadsalot I‘m next for this at the library! 2mo
willaful An Anne Tyler comparison always gets my attention.... 2mo
jlhammar Fantastic! Look forward to spending some time with this one next weekend. 2mo
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Empire Falls | Richard Russo
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I know y‘all are as tired of seeing this book as my family is…I‘ve been dragging it all over Maine and NYC this past week and taking pictures along the way! This is my last post about it (I think 😉)
I loved it. It was a real delight to read this book while visiting the state where it is set. In addition to the setting, I loved the fully realized characters, and the subtle humor. Tackles: Good vs evil, guilt, coming of age, community.

Leftcoastzen 👏👍 2mo
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York Public Library | York, ME (Library)
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York Public Library in York Maine — visited the last day in town.
A lively and lovely library where I could have spent much more time. Friendly staff and many with a great collection and many kids‘ activities. It was beautiful!

LeslieO I love visiting libraries while traveling! 2mo
AmyG I love visiting libraries, too. I always see if they have a little “friends of the library” section for books on sale. 2mo
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More street reading in NYC while the boys played four corners with some kids they met in the Flushing Bowne Park

AmyG Hope you are enjoying your trip! 2mo
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Queens Library - Flushing | Flushing, NY (Library)
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Super crowded and under construction— the Flushing Queens Library. I‘m unable to pass an open library without going in.

thegirlwiththelibrarybag Flushing, Queens like where Fran Fine is from? 2mo
Leftcoastzen Looks like a pretty day! 2mo
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