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Latrelwhite

Latrelwhite

Joined October 2016

Always reading...always!
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The Water Dancer: A Novel by Ta-Nehisi Coates
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Swing Time by Zadie Smith
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The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Writings by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
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The Water Dancer: A Novel | Ta-Nehisi Coates
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I have gotten 2 of the 5 finished! Pray for me that I finish before they return to library!🤣 #marathon for the next three!🙃The Farm, The Last House Guest, Watching You, and Red at the Bone.

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My ntonia | Willa Cather
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?Spending this first ?fall feeling day on the couch in jammies, Lady Grey Tea ☕️and my day book of prayer!?Trying to finish up My Antonià.

Hazel2019 Ooh where did you get the cool mug 😍 4d
Latrelwhite @Hazel2019 Got it at Marshall‘s it‘s the Rae Dunn. collection.😊 4d
Hazel2019 Love it! 💕 😁 4d
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The Water Dancer: A Novel | Ta-Nehisi Coates
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Started The Water Dancer today! The audio is great.👍🏽

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Cilka's Journey | Heather Morris
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Finished Cilka‘s Journey last night now... I need to read The first book.😜

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Cilka's Journey | Heather Morris
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Picked this up today! Hoarding audiobook and print copy from my library.😜🤫

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Cilka's Journey | Heather Morris
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Bed listening!

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Swing Time | Zadie Smith
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Swing Time is a novel by British writer Zadie Smith, released in November 2016.[1] The story takes place in London, New York and West Africa, and focuses on two girls who can tap dance. Finishing this one up today!💕

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His mind was full of her that day. He made me see her again, feel her presence, revived all my old affection for her.
Started today!

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Inland | Ta Obreht
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Ok... someone help me understand!🧐

Samplergal It was bad. 2mo
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Reading and listening. Enjoying the voices of the characters!💕

Latrelwhite This one! Very good👍🏽 2mo
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Starting this for the week! I hope it‘s good.🤔

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The Good Earth | Pearl S. Bck
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A quick read last week! One off my bucket list reads.☺️

melissajayne It‘s such a good book. 2mo
Latrelwhite @melissajayne Yes it was! I saw the movie years ago that‘s what made me want to read it. Excellent💕 2mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 I read that years and years ago, I‘m due for a reread...I remember it being sad. 2mo
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Turn of the Key | Ruth Ware
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Fantastic!👏🏽 Can‘t wait for #RuthWare next book!🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

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Turn of the Key | Ruth Ware
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#RuthWare has done it again👍🏽 she‘s hit another one out of the park. Suspenseful from the beginning👏🏽

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South of Broad | Pat Conroy
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Started listening to audio from the library and realized I got an advance copy 10 years ago! 😜

Latrelwhite This book was sooooo goood!!!!!! 2mo
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The Nickel Boys: A Novel | Colson Whitehead
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A little reading nightcap! #Sundayrainynight #TheNickelBoys

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The Nickel Boys: A Novel | Colson Whitehead
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Snagged this baby today!😁

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Ask Again, Yes: A Novel | Mary Beth Keane
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Book haul.
How much can a family forgive?

A profoundly moving novel about two neighboring families in a suburban town, the friendship between their children, a tragedy that reverberates over four decades, the daily intimacies of marriage, and the power of forgiveness.

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The Night Olivia Fell | Christina McDonald
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In the vein of Big Little Lies and Reconstructing Amelia comes an emotionally charged domestic suspense novel about a mother unraveling the truth behind how her daughter became brain dead. And pregnant.
Starting next...💕

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Mrs. Everything | Jennifer Weiner
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Mrs. Everything is an ambitious, richly textured journey through history—and herstory—as these two sisters navigate a changing America over the course of their lives. Do we change or does the world change us? Jo and Bethie Kaufman were born into a world full of promise.

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Mrs. Everything | Jennifer Weiner
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Next Book Club pick at Barnes & Noble. I won a copy to read for July!👏🏽😉

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The Lying Game | Ruth Ware
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Started another Ruth Ware last night!

Mdargusch I‘m listening to this on audio right now. There are so many mixed reviews on this one! 4mo
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What a great ride! 💕

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Reading!!💕 and Listening!!✌🏽

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The recently deceased wife of President George H. W. Bush and mother of President George W. Bush exemplifies an old-school style of feminine strength and influence in this warmhearted biography.

After Becoming by Michelle Obama wanted to read more about the First Ladies💕

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The Caregiver | Samuel Park
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Next on my list!💕

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From the beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning author--now in the fiftieth year of her remarkable career--a brilliantly observed, joyful and wrenching, funny and true new novel that reveals, as only she can, the very nature of a family's life.  

Come-read-with-me @Latrelwhite I adored this book!!! Great review! 👏🏻 2mo
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In Heavy, Laymon writes eloquently and honestly about growing up a hard-headed black son to a complicated and brilliant black mother in Jackson, Mississippi. From his early experiences of sexual violence, to his suspension from college, to time in New York as a college professor, Laymon charts his complex relationship with his mother, grandmother, anorexia, obesity, sex, writing, and ultimately gambling. It grabs you from the beginning.👍🏽✨

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There There: A novel | Tommy Orange
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“An ambitious and galvanizing novel. . . . Powerful!

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✨This beautiful, thoughtful novel illuminates a world turned upside down, one where the women are in charge, engaging in dangerous physical work, and the men take care of the children. A classic Lisa See story—one of women‘s friendships and the larger forces that shape them—The Island of Sea Women introduces readers to the fierce and unforgettable 🏊🏽‍♀️female divers of Jeju Island and the dramatic history that shaped their lives.✨

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Pax | Sara Pennypacker
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A moving story of the extraordinary friendship between a boy and his fox, and their epic journey to be reunited. Beautifully illustrated by multi-award winner, Jon Klassen. Pax was only a kit when his family was killed and he was rescued by ‘his boy‘, Peter.

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On the Come Up | Angie Thomas
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This is the highly anticipated second novel by Angie Thomas, the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling, award-winning The Hate U Give.

Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least win her first battle. As the daughter of an underground hip hop legend who died right before he hit big, Bri's got massive shoes to fill.

Latrelwhite Friday night read!!!💕 7mo
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Starting this gem today!!!😀💕

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Got my hands on a shiny new copy of The Only Woman in the Room from my library!✨???

"Written as a page-turner, this historical fiction title has it all...Romance, power, wealth, and a villain you‘ll love to hate!” —B&N bookseller, #BNBookClub pick, #MarieBenedict's #TheOnlyWomanInTheRoom!
At you local #Barnes&Noble Book Club night 2/5/19.

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Homegoing: A novel | Yaa Gyasi
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Happy New Year! My first read of 2019!!! ✨📚😊

I love this... “The need to call this thing “good” and this thing “bad,” this thing “white” and this thing “black,” was an impulse that Effia did not understand. In her village, everything was everything. Everything bore the weight of everything else.”

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Georgia Bottoms: A Novel | Mark Childress
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🍁My weekend read!🍂

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A little weekend read. Goal 2018 to read more classics.

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Yes...working through the book, study guide and audio book😝 for Bible study class!!!! #Uninvited by Lisa TerKeurst

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Copycat | Kimberla Lawson Roby
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From the New York Times bestselling author who "writes with high-octane levels of emotion" (USA Today). Befriending Traci Calloway Cole is the best thing Simone Phillips has ever done. Traci is the kind of woman Simone wants to be-in every way possible. She begins copying her role model. Not because she wants to be Traci. She just wants to be exactly like Traci. Traci doesn't worry, though. She knows Simone doesn't mean any harm.

Latrelwhite A quick read love Kimberla Lawson Roby 3y
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Milk and Honey | Rupi Kaur
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"Our backs
tell stories
no books have
the spine to carry"
~women of colour

This collection of poetry is about survival...

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The Forgotten Girls | Sara Blaedel
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Read for free, Now on Serial Reads. Barnes & Noble Readouts!

BooksTeasAndBookishThings Welcome to Litsy!!! 😊❤🙌📚🎉 3y
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