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Sophia1

Sophia1

Joined September 2018

Sofia. A Libra. Autumn, tea and book lover.
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Loved this one soo much ❤️❤️

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Pickpick

Now I know why this book is a bestseller, I read it in a few days and couldn‘t put it down. Without revealing too much it certainly makes us question how things went down on the Titanic even though it‘s an entirely fictional work

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The Chronicles of Narnia | Clive Staples Lewis
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Loved these! I‘ve been wanting to read these for years and now I read all of the books (7 of them) in just two weeks. They are clearly written for children, meaning the writing is simple but just as enjoyable as any other books.

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Since it‘s world book day, it‘s only appropriate that I share the books I bought just now. In case you can‘t tell they are: Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov; Frankenstein by Mary Shelly and Becoming by Michelle Obama. Happy World Book Day, Littens!!!

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It‘s pretty obvious why this book is a bestseller. It‘s full of mystery and very well written. The descriptions of the death of the victims made me cringe a few times but I loved nonetheless. Fans of conspiracy theories and crimes: do not pass this one up

MoonWitch94 This looks like a great read! 4mo
Sophia1 @MoonWitch94 it is 😊 4mo
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The Count of Monte Cristo | Alexander Dumas
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I really liked this one. Wanted to read it for years but only now had the chance. It‘s a story about life, death, revenge and most importantly redemption 😍

Freespirit One of my absolute favourite books. So glad you enjoyed it! 5mo
Sophia1 @Freespirit I loved it. Took me some time to read it but it‘s an amazing story 😊 5mo
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Decided to start this one today while cleaning the house 😊

ShyBookOwl I've been curious about this one. Considering it as a way to dip my toes into the romance genre. 5mo
Sophia1 You should try it then. So far I‘m liking it 😊 5mo
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Today I downloaded the “Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge” and I have to say it looks great!! Of all the 339 books on the list I already managed to read 8! Crossed fingers I will get to “check” a few more of these in the next few weeks 🤞

TheWhiteHatter I have never heard of that, but my wife @GypsyKat and I are huge Gilmore Girls fans. I will have to check this out! Thanks for sharing 5mo
GypsyKat @TheWhiteHatter Oh Rory! ❤️❤️❤️ 5mo
Sophia1 @TheWhiteHatter and @GypsyKat You are welcome. I hope the two of you enjoy reading all of these just like I am 😊😘 5mo
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GypsyKat @Sophia1 I just counted and I‘ve read 61. There are several that are on my TBR, and there are several that I‘ll never read. But it‘s fun to look back through Rory‘s life in reading. ❤️ 5mo
Sophia1 @GypsyKat Wow I‘m nowhere near that number but I‘ll get there ❤️ 5mo
GypsyKat @Sophia1 You can do it! Lots of the books on the list I read in school, so that was helpful. 5mo
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Untilted | Autechre

Hello Littens! I would like to start using audio books, what app/website do you guys recommend? 🤔

HOTPock3tt I use the Scribd app. I like it ♥️ it cost $8.99/ month. Also you could check your local library‘s website and see if they have Hoopla which is free. You download the app and it lets you download 4 audiobooks from your library per month... 6mo
Sophia1 @HOTPock3tt Thank you 😊😘 6mo
AsYouWish I use the Overdrive app and get audiobooks using my library ID. 6mo
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Sophia1 @AsYouWish thank you 😊😘 6mo
j.rye I use Libby though my library. They used to use Overdrive but recently switched. 6mo
Sophia1 @j.rye thank you 😊 😘 6mo
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When you see your e-mail extract and realize that you just bought over 20 new books on amazon 😂 #DontJudgeMe

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? São Miguel,Azores (Portuguese Islands) ?Yrsa Siggurdardóttir ? 50+ and counting ?My bed ?King Arthur and her Knights #littenintro @tessavi

tessavi Will check the recommendation! 7mo
Sophia1 @tessavi 😊 7mo
ProfReader Indiana is home... Carl Weber...TBR is too big...bed...Passing by Nella Larsen 7mo
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hhavel Hi! What does TBR mean? I'll respond soon. 7mo
Sophia1 @hhavel it means “To be read” 😊 6mo
hhavel 1. I am from Albany, New York, by way of Lahore, Pakistan. 6mo
hhavel 2. Recently read: "The Secret History of the CIA" by Joseph P. Trento 6mo
hhavel 3. My TBR pile is many, but in the immediate future, is 4 books, mainly for research. 6mo
hhavel 4. My favorite reading spot is my living room lounge chair, bought from the local Target about ten years ago. 6mo
hhavel I would recommend, "Mister Big" by Harvey Havel, but of course! Thanks for this! 6mo
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Wish me luck, Littens!

nudibranch You got this!!! ✊👏🤗 8mo
Sophia1 @nudibranch Thank you 😊 8mo
BookishMarginalia You go, girl! 8mo
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Sophia1 @BookishMarginalia thank you 😊 8mo
ProfReader Good luck!!! 7mo
Sophia1 @ProfReader thank you 😊 7mo
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The Count of Monte Cristo | Alexandre Dumas
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📚📚 and more 📚

ProfReader I bought this book because the movie was excellent. I just need to read it. 7mo
Sophia1 @ProfReader I think you‘re going to love it 😊 let me know when you do read it 7mo
ProfReader Will do... 7mo
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After a hard days work ( I work in a hospital), lots of Christmas shopping and cookie baking, my Christmas cheer is on high so there is no book more appropriate than this one ( It‘s also almost three a.m in Portugal, but who cares?) Merry Christmas everyone!! 🎄😌

HOTPock3tt Merry Christmas! 🎉 I work in a hospital too. Extra hugs for you and all of us working on Christmas weekend and thru the Christmas holiday ♥️ (edited) 8mo
Sophia1 @HOTPock3tt Thank you and likewise 😊❤️ 8mo
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A Study in Scarlet | Arthur Conan Doyle

If you haven‘t read any of Sherlock‘s Adventures please do. Sherlock and Watson are so well written. The entire book pulled me in and kept me guessing the entire time.

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The Three Musketeers | Alexander Dumas
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Just bought an extra special edition of “The Three Musketeers”. I‘m in love with this one 😊 really excited to start reading this

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#2x2=3+? #litsyHappenings Done!!! 😀

TheSpineView Good Luck!😊 10mo
Sophia1 @TheSpineView thank you 😊 10mo
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A Study in Scarlet | Arthur Conan Doyle
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And on to the next one we go!!! 😊

Marilyncjackson This is my favorite! 10mo
Sophia1 @Marilyncjackson I‘m only in chapter 3 but so far I‘m loving it 😊 10mo
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Sense and Sensibility | Jane Austen
Pickpick

I find this quite similar in plot to Pride and Prejudice, which is natural since they are both by the same author. Regardless of any similarities it was still very well written and enjoyable.

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Sense and Sensibility | Jane Austen
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Sick in bed but Chamomile and Egyptian mint tea and Jane Austen make everything better.

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Bushido the Soul of Japan: Illustrated | Inazo Nitobe, Blago Kirov
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This book was very informative but not at all what I was expecting it to be though I‘m not sure what exactly I was expecting...

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A Tale of Two Cities | Charles Dickens
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Well, I usually love the classics but this one was definitely NOT my cup of tea. However it‘s still very well written and if you like classic literature then please give this one a try. That being said do you have any book recommendations fellow Littens?

Pavkris2204 Anna Karenina is definitely one you should try if you like classics. I personally think that it is a great book! You will love the characters and the story. It‘s like the perfect rainy day weather type of book. 🌧 📖 ❤️ 10mo
Sophia1 @Pavkris2204 Thank you 😊 I definitely will read it! 10mo
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How do you stop a book hoarder from buying more books? Asking for a friend 😂😂

RaimeyGallant Try placing anything new you buy, here on in, on your nightstand? See if the lack of space annoys you? 10mo
Sophia1 @RaimeyGallant Thanks, I‘ll try that because otherwise I‘ll keep buying them. I have a few dozens both on paperback and Kindle that I‘ve never read and yet today I bought 6 or 7 more 😳😂 (edited) 10mo
mermer87 I have sooooo many I haven‘t read yet! I always tell myself I‘m going to read them before getting anymore but then there‘s a sale or a fave author comes out with something new or a library hold comes in and the stacks just keep getting bigger 😂 10mo
Sophia1 @mermer87 thank God it‘s not just me 😂😂 10mo
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#tuesdaytidbits @JenlovesJT47 1 - Any space in my room 2 - Tea, Hot Cocoa and plenty of chocolate. 3 - Neil Gaiman, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Jane Austen, J.R.R Tolkien and C.S.Lewis 😊. 4 - @haileypotter

JenlovesJT47 🧡🧡🧡 10mo
Sophia1 @JenlovesJT47 ❤️😊 10mo
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A Tale of Two Cities | Charles Dickens

“A wonderful fact to reflect upon, that every human creature is constituted to be that profound secret and mystery to every other.”

CoffeeNBooks Welcome to Litsy! 🎉 11mo
Sophia1 @CoffeeNBooks thank you! 😊 11mo
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What a bittersweet moment for me...I could keep reading about Britt Arthurs, Merlin and Her Knights forever! If you love the Arthurian Legends then I highly recommend these!

DebinHawaii Welcome to Litsy! 🎉📚🎉Hope you enjoy it here! Also, check out @LitsyWelcomeWagon to get connected. There are links to great tips for navigating Litsy in the profile.👍 11mo
Sophia1 @DebinHawaii thank you 😊 11mo
LitsyWelcomeWagon 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! Check out @LitsyHappenings for details. #LitsyWelcomeWagon 11mo
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RaimeyGallant Welcome! 11mo
Sophia1 @RaimeyGallant thank you 😊 11mo
Sophia1 @LitsyWelcomeWagon thank you 😊 11mo
Eggs Welcome to Litsy 👋🏻🎈🌸 11mo
Sophia1 @Eggs thank you 😊 11mo
Wife Welcome to Litsy!🌹 11mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Welcome to Litsy 📖💙 11mo
Sophia1 @Wife thank you 😊 11mo
CarolynM Welcome to Litsy 🌼 11mo
Sophia1 @CarolynM thank you 😊 11mo
Nute Welcome to Litsy! It‘s a warm and friendly community. I know that you will enjoy yourself here. I‘m looking forward to getting to know you.🙂 11mo
Sophia1 @Nute thank you 😊 11mo
HOTPock3tt Welcome to Litsy!! 📚♥️ 10mo
Sophia1 @HOTPock3tt thank you 😊 10mo
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