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JessicaThunstromNelson

JessicaThunstromNelson

Joined September 2016

Ravenclaw. Rebel Alliance. Queer. Disabled. Feminist. Bibliophile. Arts & Craftsy. Former submissions editor @ Apex Magazine.
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Better late than never, The Three-Body Problem has been on my wishlist since before publication. I recently realized how long it's been when my favorite author recommended the entire trilogy. Bonus: books one and three are translated by Ken Liu, whose most poetic voice has never failed to make me happy. #TheThreeBodyProblem #LiuCixin #CixinLiu #KenLiu #scifi

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The Poisonwood Bible | Barbara Kingsolver
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This one's been on my #TBR for a long time.

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The Glass Castle: A Memoir | Jeannette Walls
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I seem to be on a tad bit of a memoir kick lately.

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A novella to go along with the two 13th Paragon novels.

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Time to see what Salla Saar is up to in the 2nd 13th Paragon Book

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Running with Scissors: A Memoir | Augusten Burroughs
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Trying to keep the brain on vacation awhile.

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Couldn't get this to post last night.

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Atonement | Ian McEwan
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Been hanging onto this one awhile. I think it's time.

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On the funnier side... #dysfunctional #thereisnonormal

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I had to get the 1-year subscription to Gagosian Quarterly when Mark Z. Danielewski announced his new story Love is Not a Flame would be in it in four parts, from Spring 2019 to Winter 2019. All of his stories are connected, but this one is said to connect heavily to The Familiar. I'm excited to finally dig in. And of course I am reading the rest of the quarterly, too.

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I forgot that when I read book one in this series, it was an ebook. #TheHalfMadeWorld

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1977, originally published in Norwegian.

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I have high hopes for this one. I love Kat Howard's work.

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Wuthering Heights | Emily Brontë
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The Black Dahlia | James Ellroy
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Bedtime reading. #theblackdahlia #murder #cozy

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Saga Volume 1 | Brian K Vaughan
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I'm going to kick myself for reading this before I get the rest, but ...

readingjedi Enjoy, it's awesome! 6mo
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Sense and Sensibilty | Jane Austen
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Catching up on a few classics

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Next ...

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JessicaThunstromNelson I did read the first single issue on Comixology forever ago, but this is my first collected arc, I think. Also, I don't have the ones that follow, so I've been hanging on to this for awhile, but I give up waiting. 6mo
JessicaThunstromNelson Soooooooo gooooooooood 6mo
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Extra Indians | Eric Gansworth
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Let's see what this one's about...

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Vellum | Hal Duncan
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Let's see how this duology is...

JessicaThunstromNelson Wrong book wrong time, I think. 7mo
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Excited to read MZD's story especially

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The Windup Girl | Paolo Bacigalupi
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Been waiting awhile for this one.

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The Familiar, Volume 4: Hades | Mark Z. Danielewski
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Starting this lovely tonight! It isn't in Litsy's library yet, though. 😕 Luckily, the author has a thing to do with #TF though, so I can still connect this to him, however loosely. 😁 #ActivatingCities #NoamAssayag #merrywanderer

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The Fifty Year Sword | Mark Z. Danielewski
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Join us for Mark Z Danielewski's The Fifty Year Sword Book Club starting tomorrow! https://www.facebook.com/groups/T50YSBookClub/ #MZD #MarkZDanielewski #T50YS #bookclub

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Extra Indians | Eric Gansworth
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Milkweed Books is on top of things! Less than 24 hours between winning a book, and getting it in the mail! #ExtraIndians #reader #reading #books

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Mystery of the Missing Millionaire | Julie Campbell, Kathryn Kenny
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Only two or three left after this one.

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Volume 32 is accidentally seasonally appropriate.

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Volume 31. Counting down to the end!

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Mystery of the Midnight Marauder | Julie Campbell, Kathryn Kenny
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Someone not only left a word out of this book's title, they also attributed it to the wrong author. 🙄 Yes, I submitted the correct information, but I'll be long finished reading it by the time it gets added. #irritation

Skipping over volume 29 since I've read it a few times and the last wasn't terribly long ago, and moving on to volume 30!

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Hudson River Mystery | Kathryn Kenny
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Trixie Belden Volume 27, The Mystery of the Ghostly Galleon

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Volume 26!

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I think in this one, the Bob-Whites go camping on Kashyyyk. 😆

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It's too bad this expired in 1980, because I'd wear the shit out of this shirt. Ahem, @bookriot @outofprint . #TrixieBelden #TrixieBeldenMysteries #love

Chrissyreadit That would be hysterically awesome! 9mo
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Back to another I haven't read yet. Volume 23. Is that a castle? Do the Bob Whites venture overseas? I'm about to find out.

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I'm finally getting to start gathering all of #MarkZDanielewski 's short works. I think I'm going to save reading this until I'm done making my way through my #TrixieBelden books, though. #Slake #StillLife #ThePromiseofMeaning

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Volume 21 is one I have read once before.

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Volume 20, pomegranate lip balm, and a purrrrrrfect early birthday gift from the husband: a magnifying glass necklace, with cat and mouse cover! #crazycatlady #cats #Persephone #WinterisComing #love

Nebklvr I loved Trixie! 9mo
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Is it just me, or does Trixie look tired? Volume 19

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Moving on to volume 18!

Chrissyreadit I ❤️ Trixie Belden. 9mo
JessicaThunstromNelson Always happy to see another Trixie Belden lover! 9mo
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Whoever used to own this one seems to have discovered Liquid Paper at the same age.

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Have you seen this heiress?

JessicaThunstromNelson Incomplete titles on Litsy make me irrationally irritated. 10mo
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The Mystery on the Mississippi | Kathryn Kenny, Haris Petie
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Iguana read them aaaaaaalllllllll. #wordplay

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Raise your hand if you're as tired of all these nearly identical book covers as I am of posting them. 🙋‍♀️ Number fourteen! Almost halfway through! #lovethesestories

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"Trixie thought of her college fund of fifty-nine dollars and seventy-two cents lying safe and sound in the bank; then she sighed contentedly." $59.72

1964

#college #tuition

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Thirteen! Only like twenty left after this one. 😂

Chrissyreadit I love Trixie Belden! 10mo
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Up next, #12!

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