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ElleSkel

ElleSkel

Joined January 2018

Public Library Reference Librarian, Music/Art Lover, Compulsive Book Buyer/Sharer. 🇺🇸 RI 🌊
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Mrs. March: A Novel by Virginia Feito
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This was fantastic. There were a couple of eye roll 🙄 moments for me ( there will always be little things in books like these that we can‘t all agree on) but overall it was an excellent read! She just hits you with the hard truths, (many of which I can personally relate to ) and she drives the points home with a blend of well researched facts and life experiences that make this book a must read.

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About half way through this one and I don‘t want to put it down. It is a memoir written in short, sometimes single page chapters that make up the larger sections of the author‘s journey through the adoption process. There are tidbits thrown in about the relationships between trees and birds and the basic nature of things used to echo and demonstrate author‘s experiences that I really love. So far this book has been thoroughly engaging for me!

Tamra Adoption is not for the faint of heart! 💜 From reading the blurb it appears the author would agree. 6mo
ElleSkel @Tamra Yes unfortunately in this memoir the author is trying to adopt a baby in Idaho and they push her into fostering. What made things so difficult for her was that being a reunification state it was not likely that a foster would become an adoptive parent. This story really sheds some light on how broken the system can be while at the same time teaches us what a gift it can be to be able to help a child in need, even for just a little while. 6mo
Tamra I will have to check this one out, though it sounds like a hard read. 6mo
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Yearbook | Seth Rogen
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Super satisfying when your new book coordinates with your laptop.
#sethroganyearbook #bookstagram #litsy

FlowerFairy Turtles!!! 7mo
ElleSkel @FlowerFairy 🐢 ❤️ 😃 7mo
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Sorrowland | Rivers Solomon
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This was so strange and so good. Dark sci-fi with a strong voice on social issues.
Solid ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Satisfaction Guaranteed | Karelia Stetz-Waters
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This was fun read that focuses on women and sexuality in a playful way. There is some steamy love stuff but most of the sex stuff is just in conversation about the adult toy store two lesbian women have inherited. It had some laugh out loud moments and I recommend it for anyone looking for something light and full of woman power!😀

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The Book of Lost Names | Kristin Harmel
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So happy I tried this one! This book made me feel a bit of every emotion and really opened the door to questions about why people behave the way they do. This was a great story about a heartbreaking time in history.
It is worth it to mention that I alternated reading the hardcover and listening to the audio and the chapters actually lined up! Bonus!
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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This was really good. I don‘t generally go for romance but this one had all the right things to keep me listening. The audio is read by Julia Whelan (she also read The Invisible Life of Addie Larue and other great titles) so it was an added layer of enjoyment for me since I think I could listen to her read the phone book. A definite pick for fans of When Harry Met Sally. Super fun summer read with just a touch of steamy love stuff.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2

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Infinite Country: A Novel | Patricia Engel
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This was so good. A strong own voice novel that manages to drive so many points home while telling a story of love and family that makes you want to scream sometimes but also makes you feel warm inside. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Upright Women Wanted | Sarah Gailey
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This was fun. I loved the concept I just felt that it would have been better with a little more. Some emotional jumps and other things seemed a bit forced and rushed but I guess that is to be expected in a novella. ⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2

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It took me a while to get through this one, but it was really good. A brutal moment in history is shared with us from a very unique perspective that focuses on the unique relationships between animals and humans. This book makes it impossible to ignore that all living things are affected by war.

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Greenlights | Matthew McConaughey
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Loved this. And I was lucky and scored a signed copy! *Squee*

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Libertie: A Novel | Kaitlyn Greenidge
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I loved the beginning, got stuck in the middle, and was satisfied with the end. Despite its graceful prose, I found myself frustrated by this coming of age novel that leads our MC from one toxic situation to another. This feeling of being trapped was orchestrated well by the author and helped to drive the theme home. Freedom comes in many forms and we see it clearly through Libertie‘s eyes. I just wish I liked her a little more. ⭐️⭐️ ⭐️⭐️

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Untitled | Unknown
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Noting fancy this month, and lots of room for options in hopes of reading more. I will get my bingo grid going soon, just wanted to get this list posted before the numbers come out! #BookSpin #DoubleBookSpin #BookSpinBingo

TheAromaofBooks Yay!!! 9mo
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Mehso-so

Oh dear. I wanted to love this, but sadly I share the unpopular opinion that it fell short. Maybe it is because I just finished The Invisible Life of Addie Larue. Maybe it is because I struggle with trying to draw parallels between people in this type of story and get too agitated when things feel contrived. I had a similar issue with Plain Bad Heroines, but I was mesmerized by the writing in that one. IDK. It‘s ok, just not for me.

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Book mail 😍😍😍
🤓📚👏🏼📖❤️

SW-T Nice selection! Love those bookends. Happy reading to you. 😊 10mo
ElleSkel Thanks @SW-T ! 10mo
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🐥 The House in the Cerulean Sea
🐥 Both, as long as my allergies aren‘t acting up.
🐥 Just #Booked2021 and #BookSpinBingo

I would tag someone but it is way too late I think! Thanks for the tag @kimmypete1 !

MoonWitch94 Thanks for playing 💗📚💐🐣😊 10mo
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Untitled | Unknown
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Annie1215 Love the set up! 10mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 10mo
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Dark Matter | Blake Crouch
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1) Celie & Shug
Ponyboy &Johnny
Charlotte & Wilbur
2) Usually a few at a time, but not today.
3) Super difficult to explain because I am reading Dark matter and they are everywhere and nowhere at the same time. It starts in Chicago though! LOL

Thanks for the tag @SpiderGoddess !
I tag @Apostcardlife 😀
#WondrousWednesday

SpiderGoddess Not familiar with Dark Matter.... but I'm intrigued 10mo
Apostcardlife Awwww Celie & Shug!!! 💓💓💓💓💓 Such a great choice! 💗😭 9mo
Apostcardlife 1) Three friendships: Celie & Shug in The Color Purple (I second that choice!). Maddy & Legs in Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang by Joyce Carol Oates. Mick & John Singer in The Heart is a Lonely Hunter. 2) Almost always sevvvveral at once, until I become super engrossed in one. 3.) The title is the setting, The House in the Cerulean Sea (last one I read straight through focused on that one book!) 9mo
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Untitled | Unknown
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My March reading summary.
Didn‘t read much this month but that‘s ok. I am not able to listen at work as often anymore so that cuts my book time in half. Looking forward to April #BookSpin #DoubleBookSpin #BookSpinBingo and Spring #Booked2021 !!

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His and Hers | Alice Feeney
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This was a pick for me. I did get the feeling that maybe the author was having trouble putting this book to bed and handing it over to the publisher at literally the VERY end ( like the last paragraph) but overall I thoroughly enjoyed this one. Blew right through it! Probably my last #bookspinbingo for March.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Tagged | Gary Crew
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1. YUP. But I definitely prefer streaming or downloads to the cds. So frustrating when it‘s from the library and CD #9 is scratched to shit!

2. Yes. But i can‘t listen to pop music or anything I impulsively sing along with. Not only can it be distracting, but I then always have a mental connection between the song and whatever is happening in the book.
I‘ll tag a couple of folks in the comments! Thanks again @SW-T !

TheNeverendingTBR Thanks Elle, I'll do this soon! 😁 10mo
TheSpineView Thanks for playing! 💙📖 10mo
SpiderGoddess I arrived too late to play.... 😔 Love these though! 10mo
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Behind Her Eyes | Sarah Pinborough
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Just finished this one and it is a pick for me. I like bending the ‘rules‘ of fiction so I loved this. Now for the show. 🤞🏼📺
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ElleSkel I don‘t know why this says I bailed. I didn‘t. It‘s a pick! Lol 10mo
CBee You can change it! 10mo
Reggie Lol you just have to go to the three dots in the right hand corner and say edit and scroll down and it should let you change it to pick. 10mo
ElleSkel @Reggie @CBee LOL I did! It shows pick at the bottom but bail on the picture. It‘s so odd. *update* needed a refresh apparently. All good! (edited) 10mo
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Zombie Bake-Off | Stephen Graham Jones
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This was fun!
#Booked2021
*baked goods on the cover*

Reggie Omg the way that lady figures out the recipe for brains! Lolol 10mo
ElleSkel @Reggie absolutely amazing! Also how cool is it that SGJ shared your badass review of this!!?? 10mo
Reggie @ElleSkel lol, It was pretty awesome, thank you. There are times when I get inspired . 10mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage I ♥️ his books! 10mo
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Zombie Bake-Off | Stephen Graham Jones
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Started this one today as my #booked2021 ‘baked goods on the cover‘ prompt. 🧟‍♀️🍩😉

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Carrie | Stephen King
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Apostcardlife Haven't read it, but just curious -- language used by characters, like the mother, or just by the author narration? 10mo
ElleSkel @Apostcardlife So I read a lot of horror and language like swearing etc doesn‘t bother me at all. What I meant here was that because it is a 40yr old book some of the descriptions and things used are just no longer ok and made me cringe. Ex. “She looked at him from the floor, her lip puffed to negroid size...” at the time I suppose that was considered fine but it was tough to look beyond that kind of language throughout. It‘s just dated. 10mo
ElleSkel @Apostcardlife (ran out of characters) there are also references to minstrel shows and how something was funny because the person had the features of a negro. While it makes me mad I also understand that only 10 or so years prior to Carrie minstrel shows were still considered ok and people used the word negroid freely. The story was great but these issues of language at that time were definitely distracting. 10mo
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An American Marriage | Tayari Jones
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This book is a pick for me but I did struggle to get through it. Each section was divided by voice and for the audio this was great but I did not particularly enjoy any of the characters though and so I found myself watching TV instead of reading. It was thought provoking and the dialogue throughout was full of emotions. I think this is why I HAD to finish it despite feeling a bit detached. ⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2 This was my #doublespin for March.

Tamra I bailed, so I get your struggle. 10mo
Cathythoughts I also bailed ... I couldn‘t get into it 10mo
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Damned | Chuck Palahniuk
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This one is so fun. Gross, but fun. I definitely prefer the book over the audio. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
#Booked2021 ‘mustache on the cover‘
#BookSpin #booksandbooze

JamieArc Cute glasses!!! 10mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 10mo
ElleSkel @JamieArc Thanks! I couldn‘t help throwing them in the shot🤓📚🍺 10mo
Kris10H My favourite Palahniuck of all time is still Invisible Monsters. It's out there, but also still a strangely accurate reflection of societal standards. 10mo
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Damned | Chuck Palahniuk
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“Too, I yearn to tell her that-if she loves reading books-she‘s going to adore being dead. Reading most books feels exactly like you‘re a dead body. It is all so ... finished.“📚☠️

Well alright.
#booked2021

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Lakewood: A Novel | Megan Giddings
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This one was between a pick and a so-so for me. This book had so much to say and I appreciate it for what it is, but I had a hard time getting submerged in it. I agree with some of the reviews that the overall content was excellent but there lacked balance. It dragged in areas and then the end was a bit rushed with not quite as much closure and answers as I personally would have liked. This was a solid ⭐️⭐️⭐️ for me.

Addison_Reads That's how I felt about this one too. I am interested to see any future writings by this author though. 11mo
ElleSkel @Addison_Reads me too! I feel like there was so much potential here to really feel for these characters but that it was less about them and more about their situation. Maybe that was the intention and if so then well done but maybe could have dialed back some of the details a bits so we wouldn‘t feel like we were supposed to really get to know anyone. I am definitely curious about this author‘s future work! (edited) 11mo
readordierachel I had similar feelings, though I ultimately enjoyed it. 10mo
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Lakewood: A Novel | Megan Giddings
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This is my #libraryhaul for March, many of which are on my #BookSpinBingo board alongside some I own that have been on my TBR for far too long.
I am not sure if it is because I am coming off the high of The Cerulean Sea or if it is just the book itself but I can‘t seem to connect with this one even though the message is so strong. Almost done and with all that is happening I want to feel more than I do for the characters. We shall see.

SW-T It‘s good...but would be hard to get into after 11mo
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I have read many great books already this year but this is by far the best of them all. While the ending was absolute perfection, I sincerely hope Klune continues this incredible story. I don‘t want to go into specifics because spoiling any moment of this for you would be a disservice. Just read it.

kimmypete1 Yay!!! I‘m so glad you loved it. 11mo
SW-T This book is like the perfect hug. 😊 11mo
ElleSkel @SW-T that is EXACTLY it! 11mo
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Well I have only logged 9/20 hours for #20in4 readathon. I was easily distracted this weekend and didn‘t read much at all. At least I was distracted by hanging out with other humans, which doesn‘t happen often these days. This book is INCREDIBLE so far and I want to assure you that is not the problem. The problem is me, assuming I will have plenty of time to read. Oh well, I tried.

Gissy Nine hours of great reading! 👏👏👏 11mo
ElleSkel I love that perspective @Gissy !! 11mo
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Whoa ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Loved this sooo much! It was so well done, informative, not confrontational and not dry as you would expect a book about linguistics to be.
So I put Wordslut to bed last night, and will start The House in the Cerulean Sea this afternoon to bridge the gap between my Feb. and Mar. #BookSpin . I did get a couple of Bingos this month but my goal is to complete the card in March! I have only 3.5 hours in #20in4 so I need to catch up!

TheAromaofBooks Great progress!!! 11mo
ElleSkel @TheAromaofBooks thanks. I am not sure if I need to say it but I am in for #bookspin #doublespin and #bookspinbingo 😀 11mo
TheAromaofBooks Thank you!! That just helps me know whether or not to “officially“ tag you on the Bingo post!! 11mo
Andrew65 A good start. Did better than me yesterday 👏👏👏 11mo
Apostcardlife @AndreaTucker this sounds awesome! 10mo
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Hoping to finish the tagged book today and jump into The House in The Cerulean Sea next. If I finish it will be on to Hex. I have high hopes for these!!
@Andrew65
#20in4

Reagan I‘m obsessed with Wordslut, it‘s fantastic! 11mo
ElleSkel @Reagan It IS!! I am loving it so much. I think I might buy the hardcover even though it is free in Hoopla. (edited) 11mo
Reagan @ElleSkel I borrowed it from the library and then bought the hardcover! It was a must have. She has a a new one coming out called Cultish. 11mo
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ElleSkel @Reagan oh man I am definitely adding that to my list!! Thank you 😊 11mo
LiteraryinLawrence I just put Wordslut on hold at the library yesterday, and I‘m excited to read it! 11mo
ElleSkel @LiteraryinLititz you will not be disappointed! 11mo
Andrew65 Good luck 😊👍 11mo
kimmypete1 I‘m excited for you to read 11mo
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“...a Frencher-looking and thus chicer and more pleasant alternative spelling of hos “

I feel so old. How did I miss this???
BTW I am LOVING this book! 🤓📚💕

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Follow Me to Ground | Sue Rainsford
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So odd but I kinda liked it. It gave me the same feeling as an old nursery rhyme, how you enjoy it but when you are done singing you are left thinking “wait did she really swallow a fly and if she might die why are we enjoying this?”

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Tinfoil Butterfly: A Novel | Rachel Eve Moulton
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This is the first time I have ever left a not so nice review on Goodreads and I feel kind of gross about it.
I just couldn‘t get into this and it was nothing like The Shining or About a Boy as described. The only way I can describe my feelings for the narrator is with an eye roll. ⭐️⭐️1/2 for some beautiful prose and moments of true horror. Full review was way too long to post here but it is here:

https://www.goodreads.com/review/show/3851583517

Reggie I know. Sometimes I‘m just like, leave the low star rating and get out. Yours wasn‘t mean. It was a nice gentle pan. 11mo
ElleSkel Thanks @Reggie I really feel terrible about it like, who am I to judge but with this I just felt like others use the site to decide whether not to read something so sharing is sometimes necessary. It helps k owing it didn‘t come across as cruel. 11mo
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Alice | Christina Henry
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Wow. This book took this tale to a dark but somehow more realistic place and I loved it. 🪓🐛🐇👧
Heads up, it is graphic and not for everyone. Definitely check the Goodreads reviews for CWs if needed because the cover and the innocent nature of the Alice you think you know do not begin to represent the horrors you will find inside this book.

Side note this was not on my TBR but Lost Boy was so good I had to read this one too!

Literary_Siren I‘ve only read one book by her The Ghost Tree and it was amazing! I‘ve got most of her other books on my TBR but I haven‘t gotten to them yet. Mood reader problems. 11mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego I really liked this one. The second one is not as dark (so I didn't like it as much, lol). 11mo
ElleSkel @Literary_Siren I will be adding more of her titles to my list, and now that one will be at the top. Thanks! @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego I saw that many were underwhelmed with Red Queen. I was going to jump right into it but now I am wondering if I should let Alice rest for a while. I just finished Bird Box and was told the same thing about the next book for that one too so I moved on. Why spoil the rush right? 11mo
Gissy I liked it too!!! 11mo
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📚📚📚WEEDING📚📚📚
Last batch... for a while!
If anyone wants any of these before they are donated please let me know and I will send it to you.
Unfortunately I can only ship to continental US right now though (super sorry) because the mail is so screwed up these days.
@Laughterhp @Chili how about these? LOL
#freebooks

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📚📚📚WEEDING📚📚📚
If anyone wants any of these before they are donated please let me know and I will send it to you. Many of these are great I just have doubles, some were just so painful to read the first time around I know I will never do it again.
Unfortunately I can only ship to continental US right now though (super sorry) because the mail is so screwed up these days.
#freebooks

rather_be_reading thats awesome of you 11mo
Chili I would love Fates and Furies if it‘s still available. 😁 11mo
Laughterhp How great! I‘d like Sing Unburied Sing if still available. 11mo
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ElleSkel @Laughterhp @Chili absolutely! If you want to email me your addresses I‘d be happy to send! (edited) 11mo
ElleSkel @rather_be_reading thanks 😀 I believe 💯 in the ‘pay it forward‘ mentality here in the Litsy community. Folks have done this for me on more than one occasion so it is the least I can do! 11mo
SpiderGoddess I'd love "Homegoing." 11mo
ElleSkel Sure @SpiderGoddess ! My email address is in the comments above. If you send me your address I will ship it out this week! 11mo
KateReadsYA I was wondering if you still have water for elephants?? I'd like that one. 11mo
ElleSkel @KateReadsYA I do! My email is ⬆️ if you would like to send me your address I will be happy to ship it. I will be hitting the post office on Friday. 11mo
KateReadsYA @ElleSkel awesome I just emailed you:) 11mo
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Tender Is the Flesh | Agustina Bazterrica
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Wow. Incredible.
I HIGHLY recommend the audiobook. It was horrifying but beautifully written and narrated with a message about human nature that I can never un-hear.
Side note: I was Vegetarian/Vegan for years until the pandemic when I slid back into more of a Flexitarian diet. I am back to veggies.
If this had a big impact on you I would also recommend the movie Okja. It is not about cannibalism, but it is in the same vein.

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Tender Is the Flesh | Agustina Bazterrica
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Damn.
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So I did not get many titles in during #AnyWayYouReadathon . I finished this title and The Body is not an Apology. Started take me apart and continued some of the troop. All in all not a bad readathon!
Thanks for hosting @kimmypete1 @Eggbeater @MidnightBookGirl !

Eggbeater Nice job! 👏👏👏 11mo
kimmypete1 You did great! 11mo
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Valentines Day | Julie Murray
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Thank you so much @Tattooedteacher for this fantastic package! So I have to admit I really messed up and read a bunch of the books I put on my swap list BUT this one I listened to on audio and when I finished I was like “whoa I NEED this one on my shelf.” Seeing as I have been trying not to buy new books lately this is the PERFECT choice. Thank you so much again!
And thanks to @candority for hosting #BookCupidSwap! Happy Valentine‘s Day everyone!

ElleSkel Oh! And @Tattooedteacher I LOVED the packaging ❤️❤️❤️ (edited) 11mo
Tattooedteacher When we love books as much as we do, things like that will happen. I‘m glad you enjoyed the read and that I could help you own it. Happy Valentine‘s Day ❤️ 11mo
candority Awh, I‘m glad it‘s a book you want to hold onto! Happy Valentine‘s Day! 💖 11mo
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“Many of us have oriented our entire lives around an effort to be “normal,” never realizing that “normal” is not a stationary goal. “

Indeed.

#AnyWayYouReadathon

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So I forgot to post the lineup for the #AnyWayYouReadathon . I am also listening to The Troop by Nick Cutter, but I needed a break. I did not enjoy the narrator for Take Me Apart but I was sucked right into the book itself so I am excited to jump back into that one!
If I get to him, Freddie is on deck as my mustache pick for #Booked2021
❤️❤️❤️🤓📚🤓📚🤓📚❤️❤️❤️

britt_brooke I loved The Body is Not an Apology! 💜🔥 11mo
ElleSkel @britt_brooke I am flying through it. Sooo good! Definitely 🔥 😀 11mo
MidnightBookGirl This is a gorgeous line up! 11mo
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The Troop | Nick Cutter
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“EAT EAT EAT EAT”

So gross.
#FirstLineFridays
@ShyBookOwl

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The Troop | Nick Cutter
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Starting the tagged title to kick this one off since I finished a book last night. I have been told this one is really gross so I will try not to overshare throughout my journey 😀

#AnyWayYouReadathon

Thanks for hosting @kimmypete1 @Eggbeater @MidnightBookGirl !

Reagan The Troop is excellent and pretty gross at times. 11mo
ElleSkel @Reagan I read lots of horror but for some reason I am still weary of this one. It has been on my TBR for ages and I have been afraid of it I think. Should make for an interesting read if I am already scared and I haven‘t even started yet! 11mo
Eggbeater I love gross! Thanks for joining! 11mo
kimmypete1 Happy to have you! 11mo
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Lost Boy | Christina Henry
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I loved this tale so much. It made my heart ache a little. While I can say that it does not compare to Brom‘s The Child Thief, I will also say that we shouldn‘t really be comparing the two. Each book tugged at different heart strings for me and both support my life long distaste for the boy named Pan. I can‘t believe it took me so long to finally read this one. ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Lost Boy | Christina Henry
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“We were still children, for all that we thought we weren‘t. We were in that in-between place, the twilight between childish things and grown-up things.”
I tried to share the page but when I used the blur filter it turned the image black. Any ideas why this is happening?

Literary_Siren Weird. Did you report it? 11mo
ElleSkel @Literary_Siren no, how do I do that? 😂😂 11mo
Literary_Siren If you‘re on your phone, just shake it. 11mo
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Piranesi | Susanna Clarke
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Wow. Beautiful.
Don‘t let the tiny size fool you, there is a whole world inside this book.

Tamra I can‘t wait to read this one! 11mo
Ruthiella True true! I want her to write more about The House and it‘s possibilities! 😍 11mo
ElleSkel @Tamra It is soo good. @Ruthiella it has been a while since I have read a book that puts me in the mental space that this one did, and I want more of it too. 11mo
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batsy I feel exactly the same about this and the mental space it put me in. I need more ❤️ 11mo
Cathythoughts I need more too ❤️ 11mo
ElleSkel @batsy @Cathythoughts @Ruthiella seeing how this is like her first book in 16 years I think we might be waiting a while 😂😂😂 11mo
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