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Jemmygem

Jemmygem

Joined August 2019

Books allow us the opportunity to spy on others lives, like snorkelling in the sea.
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Firekeeper's Daughter | Angeline Boulley
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So far really enjoying getting to know the main character. I mean it‘s got fire in the title so perfect for reading in front of the fire

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Firekeeper's Daughter | Angeline Boulley
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So pumped to be in a new book club and looking forward to reading this. @michellelav will give to you when I‘m done

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Fantastic new technologies coming out to help with many different diseases. You also have to love Tony Robbins he rocks.

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When You Read This | Mary Adkins
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You we‘re right @michellelav this was a great little book. Very interesting the way it was payed out. I absolutely loved the email sent to the Psychiatrist with the little notes at the bottom absolutely adorable 🥰

michellelav I knew you would love it! 9mo
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Great read, The loss of her husband has her dealing with grief in her own way. This is a story of how a good support network can help you through tough times. Good pick @michellelav

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The Power | Naomi Alderman
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Wow this book was fantastic and I can see why Margaret Atwood stated “Electrifying” @michellelav I can‘t wait for you to read. Maree wants to read it after so we will have to keep for her. Can‘t wait to discuss l stayed home p past my bedtime to finish.

michellelav Sounds good! 😁 12mo
LeslieO I really liked this one! 12mo
CarolynM I liked this one a lot too. 12mo
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The Power | Naomi Alderman
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Well I am enjoying this book so far. Very interesting concept. I am also enjoying the characters see what they will do with this new found power.

DebbieGrillo Loved this one! 12mo
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The Power | Naomi Alderman
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On to my next read @michellelav lol you‘re going to know all your Christmas gifts at this rate lol.

michellelav I won't look them up 😉 12mo
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Great book about a girl waiting for a liver transplant and how difficult it is when you‘re young to be facing death. @michellelav another one your going to love.

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Confessions | Kanae Minato
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This was a fantastic book. With an interesting Narrative. Going on my top 100 books list.

vivastory I love this one. If you haven't read it I also recommend her book 12mo
Allkat This one sounds good! 12mo
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Confessions | Kanae Minato
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I can‘t get over how great this book is. I am 1/4 threw it and likely not sleeping until it is done. What a mind blowing twisting novel. That man I hope answers all the questions that I am coming up with. @michellelav you are going to LOVE this one.

michellelav Can't wait!! 12mo
BarbaraBB So good! 12mo
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Unknown Book 7535597 | Unknown Unknown
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Getting excited for the book box 📦 I am making for my daughter. @michellelav it‘s for Christmas so I have time to read some of them haha. Is that wrong what are your thoughts. There are backwards so she doesn‘t see the titles

Soubhiville I sometimes very carefully read books that will be gifts. 🤫 12mo
AmyG I do that, too. 12mo
Jemmygem @Soubhiville @AmyG Yay like minded people. I am 💯 sure she‘s reading the ones she bought me eh @michellelav after all she is my daughter. We love 📖 📕 📚 12mo
michellelav @Jemmygem I'm reading other stuff atm but I'm 100% okay with you reading them first 😁❤📚 wrapping your books now 💕 12mo
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Fantastic novel with a great twist on gal pals and how we are a great support for each other. @michellelav you‘re going to enjoy this one ☝️

michellelav Can't wait! 😁❤ 12mo
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The Winter Sister | Megan Collins
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This was a good rainy Saturday read. Some of the storylines were a bit odd and predictable. But still a good read and shows that family secrets can be deadly. @michellelav you will enjoy.

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Fire 🔥 and reading on a long weekend ya

TrishB Loved this series ♥️ 1y
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Wolf Winter | Cecilia Ekb?ck
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What a breath holding book at times. You worry for the main characters at times. Very well done and intriguing right to the end.

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Wolf Winter | Cecilia Ekb?ck
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Just started this. Interesting story and love the lead character.

Susanita This book is so atmospheric and claustrophobic, I‘m glad I read it in summer! 1y
Jemmygem I agree totally. What is your thought on who was going to deal with Kristina in the end. 1y
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Listening to this audio book. Very interesting and crazy to believe this is someone‘s real life. Wow

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Brown Dog: Novellas | Jim Harrison
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Loving this story so far. What a fantastic writer really makes you connect and see the characters.

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Anxious People: A Novel | Fredrik Backman
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What a fantastic book 📖 the characters were interesting great story about anxious people. Definitely a top pick for me thanks @michellelav for the book

LeslieO Good to hear. It‘s my #BookSpin this month. 1y
TheSpineView I liked this book but the first third or so was slow. 1y
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Anxious People: A Novel | Fredrik Backman
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Omg I love this already in the first page. “Our hearts are bars of soap that we keep losing hold of;The moment we relax, they drift off and fall in love and get broken, all in the wink of an eye.” Thanks for the book @michellelav

michellelav Love you mom! You'll enjoy it 💕😊 1y
Jemmygem @michellelav love you more 😘 1y
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Well the series was definitely not a disappointment. Can‘t wait for the next one. My 15 year old likes watching me read.

Sleepswithbooks What a beautiful pupster 🐶❤️🐶❤️ 2y
BethM 😍 2y
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Enjoyed the story and the people. Look forward to the series

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About to start this 📖 looks intriguing

Twainy I think I see books from this series OM BookOutlet .... I also like the covers & titles. Can‘t wait to hear what you think. 2y
RamsFan1963 Reminds me of a book Kevin Anderson & Doug Beason wrote back in the 90s called Ill Wind. Scientists invent a substance to clean up a huge oil spill, but then it become airborne and "eats" all petroleum based materials, which means all plastics. Good book. 2y
LaraS Ooo, what a great cover! Makes me think of this article from a few years ago about plastic eating bacteria: https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/apr/16/scientists-accidentally-crea... 2y
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The Eulogist | Terry Gamble
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What a interesting read. The characters are so well written and connected you hold your breath waiting to see what happens next. @michellelav you are going to love it.

michellelav So excited to read it! Atm I'm reading 2y
Jemmygem Great 📖 enjoy 2y
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The Eulogist | Terry Gamble
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Looking forward to starting this.

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The Patchwork Bride | Sandra Dallas
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So far it‘s good and I like the stories in the story.

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Pickpick

Very nice read. Awesome characters. Thanks for the borrow @michellelav

BittersweetBooks Jenny Han 🥰 2y
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Cute read when you just want to relax. A good story and group of people.

CogsOfEncouragement Love this series. 2y
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@michellelav you are going to love this book.

michellelav You already finished it?! 2y
michellelav I can't wait 💖 2y
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What an interesting book thus far. Really enjoying the characters and story line. Reading with the dog.

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📖 📖Wow very interesting book about the future, well put together and easy to read. I look forward to the next book. Filled with information that really makes you question who is in control. 😀

michellelav I'm so excited about this one!!!!❤❤ 2y
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Three Little Lies | LAURA. MARSHALL
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@michellelav picked this for me to read next. I will keep you posted

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Woman at 1,000 Degrees: A Novel | Hallgrimur Helgason
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@michellelav my daughter hooked me up with a 📖 bookstore online (sale) what to read next. So pumped about the new discovery

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@michellelav some books for you all fantastic

michellelav I cant wait!! 💖 2y
Jemmygem @michellelav I can‘t wait to get your books too haha. 2y
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What a great book explains Alzheimer‘s but threw the eyes of a family plagued with the disease. Yet there so strong and there for each other. Beautifully tragic. A must read. Have Kleenex ready. @michellelav you are going to love it

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What an eye opener. My cousin just passed away from early on set. This book is filled with knowledge and humanity of this terrible disease.

Riveted_Reader_Melissa I‘m so sorry for your loss. 2y
jewright I‘m so sorry. I‘ve watched two family members go this way, and it is so heartbreaking. 2y
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Chalktown | Melinda Haynes
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Really enjoyed the characters and the story was interesting.

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Chalktown | Melinda Haynes
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So far enjoying the story. But the n word and r word are turning me off.

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At the Water's Edge | Sara Gruen
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Loving this book. Great characters a few you want to smack.

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White Teeth | Zadie Smith
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So loving this so far. I will keep it for you @michellelav

michellelav Welcome back!! I'm excited to read it ❤❤ 2y
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Unknown Book 7535597 | Unknown Unknown
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freeatlast1137 Very true! 2y
Texreader Yep! 2y
Soytoosaucy Accurate!!! 🤣 2y
jouleian Hahaha that last one though 😂😂😂 2y
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When it rainy and you feel like inspiration

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Interesting and gross all at the same time. Lol

Readergrrl Love this book! Actually, I‘ve enjoyed all of her books!!! I‘m not a big nonfiction reader but Mary Roach does a great job of keeping me invested! 2y
Sleepswithbooks I was reading this on my break at work one day and my coworker saw the cover. Her response to it was, “What is wrong with you?” 😂😂😂 2y
Jemmygem @Stacypatrice That‘s awesome lol 2y
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allureofbeauty I loved that one. 2y
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Hey friend, did you ever send off "Packing For Mars"? I still haven't received it. 2y
Jemmygem @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego I have it but am working from home. Will try to get out to post office in town in the next few weeks. Sorry. 2y
Jemmygem @StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego I have sent you the book sorry it took so long..... xoxo 2y
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Sounds good and no worries. I look forward to seeing everyone's comments. 2y
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From Here to Eternity | Caitlin Doughty
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My next read seems interesting.

perfectsinner It's on my want-to-reads list.i love her stuff 2y
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The Great Believers | Rebecca Makkai
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Really enjoyed this book. Now to enjoy the fire.

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The Great Believers | Rebecca Makkai
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I just love these characters and am fascinated by there stories. I love a book that makes me think I might bump into one of the characters and ask them a question about some trivial life event. The last line is superbly done.

Scochrane26 Such a good book. 2y
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The Most Fun We Ever Had | Claire Lombardo
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This was a fantastic book 📖 loved the characters. I hope she writes more. Stayed up tell 3 am to finish. You know it‘s good when someone stays up on a work night. TGIF

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The Most Fun We Ever Had | Claire Lombardo
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This was a great book. I hope she write more just loved the characters. Stayed up tell 3 am to finish it. You know it‘s a good book 📖 when someone stays up on a work night lol. TGIF

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The Most Fun We Ever Had | Claire Lombardo
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This was such an enjoyable read. I am hoping she writes more books. Stayed up tell 3 in the morning to finish. You know it‘s good when someone does that on a work night. TGIF.