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Jbakesmcgee3

Jbakesmcgee3

Joined May 2016

"Where is human nature so weak as in a bookstore?" Henry Ward Beecher ???Music teacher ??‍?lover of giant tomes and true crime ???
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The Library Book by Susan Orlean
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Recursion by Blake Crouch
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The Library Book | Susan Orlean
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Chilling while I wait for my new tires across the street from the iconic Green Mill Lounge

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I‘m so into this book, the coziness of it makes my heart tight, and Edith is just the sweetest wife and grandma 💕💕💕💕💕😭😭😭😭😭😭

DogEaredBooks Such a good book! 2mo
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This Is How It Always Is | Laurie Frankel
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Reading while I wait to change my name at the social security office, feeling very bittersweet about it

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The Wedding | Julie Garwood
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Not book related but I got married!!! #sohappytogether #walkinghometogetherforever

mklong Congratulations!! 3mo
wanderinglynn Congrats! 🎉🎊 🥂 Your gown is gorgeous! 3mo
Ddzmini Congratulations 🎊🍾🎈🎉 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 beautiful 📖😋 3mo
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LibrarianRyan YEAH !! 💜 💜 💜 💜 3mo
Megabooks Congratulations!! 🥳🥳🍾 3mo
LiteraryinLititz Congratulations! You look gorgeous! 3mo
Hoopiefoot Congrats! I love your dress! 3mo
brit91 Congratulations I love your dress it's beautiful!!😍💖 3mo
JoScho Congrats! You guys look so amazing and happy and I adore your dress! 3mo
underground_bks Congratulations! What a gorgeous couple! And you look so stunning in that dress! 3mo
Patchshank Congrats! 3mo
DogEaredBooks Congrats! Wish you both all the best (and that is the most gorgeous dress I‘ve seen!) 3mo
Birdsong28 Congratulations 🎊🎉📚📖 th 3mo
Chelsea.Poole Love your dress!! Congratulations 🍾 3mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Thank you so so much everyone!!! It was the best day ever! 3mo
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Bitter Orange | Claire Fuller
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This cover is everything 🥵😱🙋🏼‍♀️💕🎉

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Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo | Taylor Jenkins Reid
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I love summer! So much time to read and the biggest challenge is what to read next!

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Next Year in Havana | Chanel Cleeton
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Enjoying reading in my new apartment with my new view of the train! #booknook

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Car reads as my fiancé drives us to Michigan to get our marriage license!!! ???

Avanders Woot! Congrats!! 🍾 4mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @Avanders thank you!!! 4mo
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Car reads as my fiancé drives us to Michigan to get our marriage license!!! ???

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Magic for Liars | Sarah Gailey
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These endpapers tho... 🤩🤩🤩#trainreads

readtheworld 😍😍😍 4mo
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The Passenger | Lisa Lutz
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Oil change reads

bhmurray I loved this book! 3mo
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My Lovely Wife | Samantha Downing
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For book club #trainreads

SarahHarts_books I have this one on hold at the library. I'm waiting patiently-ish... Uggg!!! It's taking FOREVER!!! I just wanna hurry up and read it already!! 😁 5mo
Jbakesmcgee3 When it does come in it‘s a super quick read! I‘m loving it! 5mo
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Just got my engagement photos back! We took some in my hometown library with a book that means a lot to us (see previous post about engagement) 💚💚💚💚💚 60 days until we say “I do!” 📸#missyalisonphotography

Patchshank Congrats! It's a very cute picture. I love it ❤️❤️❤️ 5mo
Cinfhen Such a fabulous photo 💕💕💕congrats 5mo
Birdsong28 Congrats 🎊🎉📚📖 5mo
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Kaye 💍 Best Wishes 💍 5mo
Stacypatrice Love how cute you two are in this photo 🥰🥰 5mo
8little_paws This is so sweet! 5mo
Wife 🌹 5mo
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Excited to start this one for book club!

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The Silence of the Lambs | Thomas Harris
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Inscription in my copy I got from a little free library

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Silence of the Lambs | Thomas Harris
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Found this in a little free library

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😱😱😱😱

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Temper | Layne Fargo
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Got this arc in a little free library, it‘s hella menacing, all about the theatre community in Chicago so I‘m loving all the references to places I know!

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Starting this one, stranger than fiction #botm #nonfictionreads #truecrime

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The Age of Light: A Novel | Whitney Scharer
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🥰

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Shadow and Bone | Leigh Bardugo
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Loved this book!!

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My fiancé proposed to me in a book store last night with a copy of Anne of Green Gables and a highlighted passage from Gilbert to Anne!!!!!!!!!! We are over the moon excited and I can‘t believe how perfect it was!!! #polarvortexengagement #anneandgilbert #truelove

Lcsmcat Congratulations!🍾🎉🎊 9mo
SitsWithaBook Adorable! Congratulations! 💖 9mo
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JoScho Yay!!! Congrats to both of you ❤️ 9mo
SassyBookworm Congratulations!!! May you be blessed with many many happy years together!! ❤️ 9mo
kspenmoll Congratulations! How perfect for a book lover! ❤️💕 9mo
TheLibrarian Congratulations!!! 🍾 ❤️ 9mo
Bookladylinda Congratulations!!!!!🍾🎉🎊 9mo
CouronneDhiver Yay ! 9mo
megzlynn That‘s adorable. Congratulations! 9mo
MeganAnn What a lovely proposal story! Congrats!! 🍾🎉❤️ 9mo
DarcysMom Congratulations! What a wonderful proposal story! 😍❤ 9mo
businessmermaid Congrats!!! 💖 9mo
Ddzmini Congratulations 🎉🎈🎊🍾 9mo
Betty @Suzze did you see this? Using Anne to propose 9mo
Suzze That is fabulous! Congrats!! ❤️❤️ And thanks @Betty for pointing this out! 9mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Thank you everyone we are incredibly happy, blessed, and excited!!! 9mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Here is the excerpt he highlighted: ‘We are going to be the best of friends,‘ said Gilbert, ju- bilantly. ‘We were born to be good friends, Anne. You‘ve thwarted destiny enough. I know we can help each other in many ways. You are going to keep up your studies, aren‘t you? So am I. Come, I‘m going to walk home with you.‘ 9mo
Smrloomis Oh that is soooo sweet! Hope you have many happy years together! 🥳🥳🥳 8mo
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Brrr! Brrr! | Sebastien Braun
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1. -17 feels like -36!!!
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3. 72 thank god
4. 72 and sunny
5. Right now “What You Don‘t Know” by Joann Chaney #creepy #polarvortexreads #hellothursday

wanderinglynn Thanks for playing! 💜 And stay warm! 🥶 9mo
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What You Don't Know | Joann Chaney
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Didn‘t get a lot of reading done yesterday 😩because I took so many naps 🤩so back to my #polarvortexreads today! 🥶🥶🥶really liming this one so far!

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What You Don't Know | Joann Chaney
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My first #polarvortexreads is a scary read about a serial killer, got my Snuggie and Buffy binge watching to keep me warm

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Shadow and Bone | Leigh Bardugo
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Chicago you cray #polarvortexreads

riversong153 Yikes! 🥶🥶🥶 9mo
CouronneDhiver Right?! Soooooo brutal. Sorry we decided to share (🇨🇦) 9mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @CouronneDhiver lol gee thanks! 😉stay warm! 9mo
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Countdown | Deborah Wiles
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Didn‘t get as far as I wanted to but I read a lot of great books!!! #24in48 #12.5hours

hes7 Nice! 🎉 9mo
Megabooks 👍🏻👍🏻 9mo
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Friday Black | NANA KWAME. ADJEI-BRENYAH
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I loooooved some stories and some were too sci-fi for my taste but all took on important social issues with a lot of satire and wit

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Five stars. Such an incredible book. Please read this.

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Really enjoying this so far! #24in48

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Friday Black | NANA KWAME. ADJEI-BRENYAH
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Powerful short stories!!! #24in48

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Then She Was Gone | Lisa Jewell
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Doing some audiobook listening 👂🏻 #24in48

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Five stars: if you‘re like me and have heard of this strange tale but don‘t really get it, this stranger than fiction account will put into perspective the sociological/political/cultural contexts for you in a highly readable way. I had so so many smh moments during this one!!!

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While I most likely won‘t make 24 hours I‘m enjoying the dedicated reading time and this crazy book!!! #24in48

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Zomg loved this one! 🤐😵🤐😵🤐

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Ooooooh la la! 🥰

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My Ideal Bookshelf | Thessaly La Force
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Look at my new little bookshelf! 😍😍🥰🥰😍😍

kricheal So cute! 9mo
Cinfhen Cute!!! 9mo
Wife Adorable 9mo
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The Innocent Man | John Grisham
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Wow! Pick this up before you watch the Netflix show!

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2018 was my best year of reading yet!!!

JoScho Yay! 🥳🎉🥳🎉🥳 10mo
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Gilead | Marilynne Robinson
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I‘m obsessed with this cover!!!

DivineDiana I loved this book! Slow pace and beautiful writing. ❤️ 10mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @DivineDiana I‘m loving it so far too!!! 🥰 10mo
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Reading in urgent care, bae cut his finger on broken glass 😑

BookishMarginalia Ouch! Hope all is ok! 10mo
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The Great Alone | Kristin Hannah
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Train reads on my way home from the mitten to Chicago! Hope you all had a lovely holiday! 🥰

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Nine Perfect Strangers | Liane Moriarty
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Totally went off the rails and I loved it!!! 🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄

Bookladylinda I can‘t wait to read this one!!! 10mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @bookladylinda I liked it a lot more than “Truly, Madly, Deeply” 10mo
Bookladylinda @Jbakesmcgee3 thanks! That‘s good to know, I started today and it‘s going good so far. 10mo
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Nine Perfect Strangers | Liane Moriarty
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I love holiday reading! 🥰

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Very interesting thriller, reminded me of my swim team days of how talented kids can become the insane focus of a family and community 🤸🏼‍♀️🤸🏼‍♀️🤸🏼‍♀️🤸🏼‍♀️

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Very quick and entertaining read! Wish the ending packed a bit more punch, but I flew through it with extreme interest ☠️☠️☠️☠️

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Sick with the flu so sloth and I are laying around reading 😷ps I‘m flying through this book, has anyone else read this?

Lovesbooks87 Oh no! I hope you feel better soon! 10mo
MrBook 😔 Get better soon! *big hug from @BookBabe and me* 10mo
Stacypatrice I read it and liked it. Hope you enjoy it and feeling like a ✨superstar ✨ soon. 10mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Thank you all! Happy to be feeling well enough to lay around and read 🥰 10mo
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Little Women | Louisa May Alcott
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Must finish before Thursday! 🥰

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😱😱😱😱😱

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Little Women | Louisa May Alcott
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🥰🥰🥰