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ElvinaGB

ElvinaGB

Joined May 2016

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Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders
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I love satire and this book does not disappoint. I will forever see MAGA nut jobs wearing chicken suits.

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The Testaments: A Novel | Margaret Atwood
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Ok. Now I have to make a start on my newest Toronto Public Library haul. But where to start?!?

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Fleishman Is in Trouble: A Novel | Taffy Brodesser-Akner
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This is as good as I heard. Great debut novel.

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Well this is going to be interesting.

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Next read from the library pile.

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I just love Huda's sense of humour, her sass and honesty.

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The Creature Department | Robert Paul Weston
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It glows in the dark!
And it's a fun read too.

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This Book Betrays My Brother | Kagiso Lesego Molope
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Excited to read this. My local independent book store ordered me a copy when they didn't have one in stock.

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Trickster Drift | Eden Robinson

#2 in the series, 4 out of 5 stars for me.

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I'm Afraid of Men | Vivek Shraya
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5 stars! A must read. Beautifully written. I found myself rereading pages over and over.

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Magpie Murders | Anthony Horowitz

Loved this book. Sat outside and read all day yesterday and want to read it again.

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Diving into this. So far it got me hooked.

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Enjoying the heck out of this book

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Gnomon: A novel | Nick Harkaway
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Todays @torontopubliclibrary hold shelf haul. No one bother me this weekend.

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Christmas gift cards for the books win.

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Tell Tale: Short Stories | Jeffrey Archer
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Love short story collections and Archer has a great gift for writing them.

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The Rules of Magic | Alice Hoffman
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Not a bad way to spend a Friday night. Thank you Toronto Public Library.

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I'm the mail box today. To the top of the TNR pile.

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In Other Lands | Sarah Rees Brennan
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My next read.

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What Happened | Hillary Rodham Clinton
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Excited to read this.

Teresa3 Including it in my next order. Can't wait! 2y
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Can't wait to start on this pile.

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Book store and murder mystery who could resist.

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The Essex Serpent | Sarah Perry
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Today's library pick up. Victorian era widow and a mythical giant snake. What can go wrong.

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The Source | James A. Michener
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#Sweetsummerstack I've read this about 8 times, always in the summer. Never get tired of the stories.

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Spoonbenders: A novel | Daryl Gregory

Just added this to my library wait list.

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The Prey of Gods | Nicky Drayden
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This book is crazy bananas good.

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Truckers | Terry Pratchett
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Walking the dog down a street I haven't been down in a while and spotted a tiny little library. And yes I browsed the selection. They've thoughfully left stickers to add to any book you donate.

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I listened to the audio book and it was well done. The author interview was a phone conversation which would have been better as a taped conversation. A great book.

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Irmina | Barbara Yelin
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Our newest book club read plus John Lewis's March series. Can't wait to dig in.

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Difficult Women | Roxane Gay
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Last night at Toronto Reference Library. Absolutely amazing.

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Christmas gift cards spent and to read pile enlarged.

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Homegoing: A novel | Yaa Gyasi
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New books! #bestof2016

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Today's TPL book pickup. What to read first?

Teresa3 I just got the Wangs vs the world in the library. Can't wait to read it 3y
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Can't say I'd recommend this to anyone who isn't a diehard fan rabid for more HP stories. For me it reads like lukewarm FanFic.

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A World Without You | Beth Revis
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Wonderful. Got my copy in a YA Quarterly Box, with a author signed book plate and author post it notes. I am keeping this copy.

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Ms. Bixby's Last Day | John David Anderson
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What a beautiful story.

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When Breath Becomes Air | Paul Kalanithi
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Beautiful and heart breaking.

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Fellside | M. R. Carey
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Anyone read Fellside? Tonight's purchases at #sherwayindigo

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Currently reading plus library holds. #torontopubliclibrary

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The City of Mirrors | Justin Cronin
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The books are signed! Justin Cronin signings are great. Get out and meet him if you can.

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Zero K | Don DeLillo
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Pick up day at the library.

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The City of Mirrors | Justin Cronin
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ElvinaGB Looking forward to getting these babies signed by the author. 4y
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