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Haroon_Ishaq

Haroon_Ishaq

Joined March 2019

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The Trial | Franz Kafka

He shouted in anger, but it was also the scream of one who sees another fall and, shocked and without thinking, screams against his own will.

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The Trial | Franz Kafka
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"those who are facing a charge are the most attractive"

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The Known World | Edward P. Jones
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Reggie I loved The Mothers!! 3mo
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Anarchist Kafka and the criticism of power institutions

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This title 💕

CorinnaBechko This was such an interesting read! 3mo
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Jokes for the Gunmen | Mazen Maarouf
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Want this book

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The desire for more positive experience is itself a negative experience. And, paradoxically, the acceptance of one‘s negative experience is itself a positive experience.

rachelk Sounds Buddhist 🤔 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq its a kind of, accepting the reality even if its negative 3mo
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For this weekend 📚

SexyCajun I read that one ☺️ 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @SexyCajun should I proceed then? 3mo
RamsFan1963 I loved this book. It's the only self help book I've ever read that wasn't full of bs 3mo
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Karkar I love this book! His podcast is good too! 3mo
SexyCajun @Haroon_Ishaq yes it's a fun book! Straight forward 3mo
SexyCajun @Karkar ooo I didn't know he had a podcast! 3mo
EmilyM What's the name of the podcast? 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq It's a fun read 3mo
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Resurrection | Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy
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More of Russian Classics

Erofan OMG, will you read the book in the original language? 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq that's a dream 😂 for now I'm going to read English translation 3mo
ProfReader Haroon_Ishaq Litsy will help you with your marathon reading!!!! 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @ProfReader thanks, it's a been a big help even it's my first week here 3mo
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Anna Karenina | Leon Tolstoi
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Vronsky: I love you!
Anna: Why?
Vronsky: You can't ask Why about love!

Butterfinger Love the art. 3mo
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Guess it's some progress 🙂

tournevis 💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺 3mo
Birdsong28 Congrats 🎉🎊📚📖 3mo
LibrarianJen Woot! 💖 3mo
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karajay 🎉🎉🎉 3mo
Erofan Congratulations! 🎉 3mo
Redwritinghood 🎉🎉 3mo
Pricel101 🙌 bravo!! 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq Thanks everybody 💕 3mo
Dragon 👍😀🎉 3mo
Bookladylinda Great job!!!! 🙌🏾 3mo
Dragon 👍 3mo
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The Trial | Franz Kafka

Sometimes we find ourselves in the middle of it, no choice whether you accept it or turn it down, you have to defend yourself, then if you are tired its bad.

Kafka puts it this way;

"He no longer had any choice whether he would accept the trial or turn it down, he was in the middle of it and had to defend himself. If he was tired, then that was bad."

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Ulysses | James Joyce
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The book that never ends

Deangirl Ulysses is my nemesis. I‘ve never been able to finish it. 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq feels like mission impossible 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq tell me if u know someone who have finished it 3mo
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Becker 😆 3mo
rretzler Brave of you to even start. After A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man, I swore off Joyce forever - I‘ve heard that Ulysses is just MORE of the same. 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @rretzler I've started and started again so many times now it seems like eternal 😭 3mo
akckitty Lol! 😅 3mo
Jedi_Bruno @Haroon_Ishaq I have started and stopped reading Moby Dick so many times I can‘t count. So I can sympathize with the frustration. 3mo
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Morning with books 😍

Jedi_Bruno How did you feel about On The Road? I read it last year. Definitely have mixed feelings on it. 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @Jedi_Bruno I'm yet to read it, thu I liked the intro and my consider it reading sometime ahead 3mo
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The Trial | Franz Kafka
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moments "when you think you‘ve achieved nothing at all, when it seems that the only trials to come to a good end are those that were determined to have a good end from the start and would do so without any help, while all the others are lost despite all the running to and fro, all the effort, all
the little, apparent successes that gave such joy."

Freespirit Should I read a Kafka? 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @Freespirit it's a yes 👍 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @Gina The Metamorphosis is nice, it's tragic how easily people, once loved, get alienated nd bcm a bad memory. 3mo
Freespirit Thanks @Gina @Haroon_Ishaq I will be on the lookout for The Metamorphosis😊 3mo
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Kite Runner | Khaled Hosseini
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For you, a thousand times over 💕 my intro to Khaled Hosseini.

laurenduke300 This is so hard to read in places, but it‘s so good. In my top 5 books of all time. 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq I had that too, not a smooth read guess bcs of the complex setting. 3mo
CaliforniaCay One of my favorites. Welcome to litsy!! 🤗 3mo
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Untitled | Unknown
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Happiness is the smell of a new book 💕

ShyBookOwl 😌 this is the only thing I miss while e-reading 3mo
AChickThatDigsBooks Guilty 🤷‍♀️ 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @ShyBookOwl lucky print readers 🙂 3mo
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Pamdelions I love my Kindle, but I do miss the book smell. Sometimes a book is not available on the Kindle, so I buy the paper version. The first thing I do is take a whiff. 😂 3mo
ShyBookOwl @Pamdelions Haha I feel you. 3mo
LogiKitty You don't love books if you don't start by smelling them 🤣 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq @LogiKitty that's the purest love of all 🙂 3mo
Birdsong28 🙋🙋🙋🙋🙋🙋🙋📚📖 3mo
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The Trial | Franz Kafka
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It‘s only because of their stupidity that they‘re able to be so sure of themselves.

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I wanted you to see what real courage is, instead of getting the idea that courage is a man with a gun in his hand. It's when you know you're licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what.

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This is how i journeyed Kurd history and Kurdistan, a fascinating journalistic travelogue. It gives a good historical insight into the tragic history of Kurdish people and their emergence into a stateless legitimate power in the Middle East.

LibrarianJen I love books written by international journalists. 3mo
CouronneDhiver Stacked!!! 3mo
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Nausea | Jean-Paul Sartre
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Eggs Welcome to Litsy 🤗 3mo
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Nausea | Jean-Paul Sartre
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I am. I am, I exist, I think, therefore I am; I am because I think, why do I think? I don't want to think any more, I am because I think that I don't want to be, I think that I . . . because . . . ugh!

MrBook 😆👏🏻🙌🏻 3mo
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The Trial | Franz Kafka
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When you suddenly realise that they all belong to the same group

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Never Let Me Go | Kazuo Ishiguro
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It's like walking past a mirror you've walked past every day of your life, and suddenly it shows you something else, something troubling and strange.

rretzler Loved it! ❤️👍🏻 3mo
cathysaid Welcome! 3mo
TSellers Welcome to Litsy (edited) 3mo
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flying_monkeys One of my favorite books! Welcome to Litsy 📚 (edited) 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq Thanks everybody @flying_monkeys it's a favourite indeed but kind of disturbing too 3mo
flying_monkeys I find, the best books are often disturbing, in one way or another. 3mo
Nag1 Love him 3mo
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The Trial | Franz Kafka
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When you‘ve been in the world for thirty years already and had to make your own way through everything
yourself, which has been my lot, then you become hardened to surprises and don‘t take them too hard.

Libby1 Welcome to Litsy! This is a great cover. I really liked this book. ❤️📚❤️ 3mo
TrishB Hi 🙋‍♀️ welcome 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq Thanks, it's nice to be here 🙂 3mo
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Haroon_Ishaq @Libby1 I'm yet in the start but expecting the perfect Kafkaesque feel as the pages keep turning 😍 3mo
Craftylikefox Welcome to Litsy 😊 3mo
jpmcwisemorgan Welcome to Litsy! 3mo
diovival Welcome to Litsy! 3mo
ProfReader Welcome to Litsy!!! 🧡🧡💛💚💙 3mo
Erofan Welcome 📚! 3mo
jenniferajanes Welcome to Litsy! 🎉📚 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq 😊 thanks everybody 3mo
lover.of.the.classics Welcome to the Litsy Family!!!🎉 3mo
jillannjohn Welcome! 3mo
PurpleyPumpkin Welcome to Litsy! It‘s a great community and I hope you enjoy it here. 😉👍🏽 3mo
BethM Welcome! Check out @RaimeyGallant and @Chelleo for tips! 3mo
Jovy Welcome! 🙋🏻‍♀️ 3mo
Meghan1 Welcome to Litsy!! 3mo
Chelleo Welcome to Litsy! Hope these #Litsytips by @RaimeyGallant http://bit.ly/litsytips and #LitsyHowTo videos: goo.gl/UrCpoU are helpful. There‘s so many fun things to do: book exchanges, buddy reads, photo challenges and more! #LitsyWelcomeWagon 3mo
KathyWheeler Welcome to Litsy! 3mo
BridgetteM Welcome to Litsy! 3mo
zsuzsanna_reads Welcome to Litsy and good luck with getting back to marathon reading! 3mo
CrowCAH Welcome to the Litsy family!!! 📚 3mo
TobeyTheScavengerMonk Welcome to the bookish neighborhood! 3mo
Palimpsest Welcome to Litsy! 3mo
Smrloomis Welcome! 🥳 3mo
AnneFindsJoy Welcome to Litsy! 📚🙌 3mo
FreeReadAndWrite Welcome to Iitsy! ❤️ 3mo
Pricel101 Welcome! 👋📖 this is a wonderful place for us book lovers! 3mo
tpixie Welcome 🥳🥳🥳 3mo
LogiKitty Glad you're here 🎉💖 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq thanks all book lovers 3mo
rretzler Welcome 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq Litsy is truly wonderful I'm glad to have so many book lovers online here 💕 3mo
DarcysMom Welcome to Litsy! 3mo
BookwormAHN Welcome to Litsy 😺 3mo
RaimeyGallant Welcome! 3mo
Nute Welcome to Litsy! It‘s a warm and friendly community. I know that you will enjoy yourself here. I‘m looking forward to getting to know you.🙂 3mo
ValkyrieAndHerBooks Welcome to Litsy!🎉📚💕 3mo
SW-T Welcome to Litsy 😊 3mo
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LaraReads Welcome! Great to have you here! 3mo
Haroon_Ishaq Thanks all, @Nute it'll be a pleasure, u can check out my profile 😊 3mo
readinginthedark This is so true. 3mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Welcome to Litsy 📖💖 3mo
DebinHawaii Welcome to Litsy!! 🎉📚🎉Hope you are enjoying it here! 3mo
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