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Lady_Tigana_20

Lady_Tigana_20

Joined April 2019

Former teacher; hiking enthusiast; lover of Disney World and mountains and books; mom to one crazy boy and five nutty cats; Ravenclaw
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Finished this book while sitting on my basement stairwell—what better place to read a Stephen King novel? Haven‘t read King in decades but always meant to read this. The ending wrecked me. I feel like if I had read this in my 20s, I would have shed some tears and moved on. At 45, death seems so much closer. I‘ve always felt his best work showed that the true monsters aren‘t supernatural but are, instead, we humans and what we do to each other.

jb72 I read this last year and absolutely loves it. It just rips your heart out and stomps on it. 3d
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Untitled | Unknown
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I‘ve never bought a book at the airport—too expensive—but I read an article a couple weeks ago that said Paradies Lagardère-owned airport shops in US and Canada will buy back a book (50% back) within 6 months of your buying it. Any condition and all you need is the receipt. #bookwormbingo

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Pachinko | Min Jin Lee
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Found signed copy of #Pachinko at local #Goodwill for $1. Didn‘t know it was signed till I got it home. (Her signature was upside down on page.) While I have never bothered to stand in line to get a book signed by author, it is still cool to think #MinJinLee touched this book . . . my book. What about everyone else? Ever found a signed book at a yard sale? Thrift store? Author signed in person? What‘s your story? #signedbook #thriftbookfind

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Awesome find!!! 🙌🏻 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I found a copy of The Great Alone signed at goodwill!! 2mo
Ke633 I bought a used book on amazon that I didn‘t realize was signed. I was excited! 2mo
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BarbaraJean That‘s so cool! I‘ve found a couple of author signatures in books, after buying a book secondhand. My favorite find was a signed Madeleine L‘Engle book that sat on my TBR shelf for so long that by the time I picked up the book to read and found the signature, I wasn‘t even sure where I‘d bought it! 2mo
jenniferajanes Welcome to Litsy! 🎉📚 2mo
rretzler Welcome to Litsy! 📖 1mo
sudi Hi 🙋Welcome to Litsy 😊 1mo
WorldsOkayestStepMom I bought my husband a book off of Thriftbooks a couple years ago and we didn't know it was signed until he opened it on Christmas morning! 1mo
UwannaPublishme How cool! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 I found a couple at Thrift stores. My favorites were Ray Bradbury and Pat Conroy. 😍 1mo
BooknerdsLife Wow! What a wonderful found! 😱😍👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 1mo
SW-T Great find 😊 1mo
marleed Oh cool - I can‘t wait to read that book. And the cover is gorgeous! 1mo
Freespirit It‘s a wonderful book! 1mo
VanChocStrawberry I love that! I find signed copies at half price books sometimes—Local-ish authors as well as owl crate books. But my favorite finds are a couple of Madeleine L‘Engle signed copies. 1mo
GlassAsDiamonds @VanChocStrawberry oohhh!! L‘Engle signed copies!!!!!! 😱😱♥️♥️😱😱 1mo
BridgetteM Welcome to Litsy! Whoa, how cool is that?! Pachinko is a great book. 1mo
Eggs Welcome to Litsy 🤗🎈 1mo
DHill Welcome to Litsy! 1mo
PurpleyPumpkin Finding signed books is amazing. I'm like you, I love knowing that the author held my book at one point in time. 💜 1mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Welcome to Litsy 📖💖 1mo
RealBooks4ever Mostly I like getting to meet the author more than the signature. Recently I met Bill Griffith, the author of the Zippy the Pinhead comics. I just about fainted. 💜 Welcome to Litsy! 1mo
NeamhainHughes My sister got me a used copy of Nnedi Okorafor‘s Akata Witch, and I opened it to see her signature in it! Since it‘s basically my favourite series I was ecstatic. 1mo
CaitlinR Glad you‘re with us on Litsy. 1mo
wanderinglynn I found the first Discworld book signed by Terry Pratchett at a used bookstore. I kept the book. 😉 1mo
DivineDiana Fantastic! 1mo
DebReads4fun Welcome to Litsy! 2w
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My first Litsy post. 💕 Using BORN FREE as my first book for #MayScavengerHunt. Author born on my birthday (January 20th); more than 300 pages; a character dies; made into a movie; and written by an author from different country. #MayMadness @Clwojick @RadicalReader @TheReadingMermaid

Clwojick That sounds like a great book! I‘ll have to check it out ♥️ 2mo
whatshesreadingnow 🙌🏻🙌🏻 2mo
Lady_Tigana_20 @Clwojick, not sure if you have ever heard of Christian the lion. There was a book and a famous video about his reunion with former owners. He was bought at Harrods in late 60s and eventually the owners decided he needed to go back to Africa. Joy Adamson‘s ex-husband, George, taught him how to survive in African wild. He even had his own pride. Videos are on YouTube. I read the book about Christian, but I have only ever seen the movie about Elsa. 2mo
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Clwojick I have heard about Christian, but didn‘t realize there was a book. 2mo
Kaye Thanks for the Follow 💕 2mo
DivineDiana Welcome to @Litsy! I remember when I saw the movie, I was so moved that I left the theater sobbing! 2mo
TheReadingMermaid Wow your first Litsy post and it contains one of my hashtags!!! I am so honored sweetheart! You have no idea how much you have honored me with this post. A very big welcome to Litsy to you my dear! 🎉🎉🎉 I look forward to seeing more of your posts in the future. 😘🤗😘 2mo
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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 1mo
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BooknerdsLife Welcome to Litsy 🙌🏼📚💖 1mo
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SW-T Welcome to Litsy 😊 1mo
Buechersuechtling Welcome @Lady_Tigana_20 to this warm-hearted bookish network. I really love it here and soon got kind of addicted. As I started here I was thinking about opening my own blog but hesitated because I knew this would cost time that I could not spend reading. Additionally there was the GDPR coming up … As I then discovered @Litsy I found out that it was exactly what I was looking for: A reading log with short reviews and communication with others. 1mo
Libby1 Welcome to Litsy! ❤️📚❤️ I love your angel cat. 1mo
Tex2Flo Very cool to read an author sharing your birthday. Might be an interesting #popsugar or #bookishbingo challenge. (edited) 1mo
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