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AmyG

AmyG

Joined May 2016

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The Marriage Portrait: A novel by Maggie O'Farrell
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It‘ here! @Chelsea.Poole Your will go out Mon or Tues and I will post it. Thank you!!!

@Cinfhen @TheKidUpstairs
#muglove23

TheKidUpstairs 💜 ☕Yay! 😄 now
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The Sentence | Louise Erdrich
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And for #authoramonth ….this book (on audio) was wonderful. @Soubhiville

#Pantone2023 @Clwojick

CBee Those lists of books at the back! So many books I need to explore 😊😊😊 1d
BooksNBowls This is one of my next reads. 😊 1d
Soubhiville Glad you liked it! That‘s a good color match for this bright cover. 22h
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AmyG @Soubhiville Thank you! Erdrich was a good choice. 22h
Clwojick Brilliant! Spot on for the colour match. Way to go! 🙌🏻 21h
AmyG @Clwojick Thank you. I am truly having alot of fun here with my inner designer. 19h
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The Murder at the Vicarage | Agatha Christie
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Ready for the #GoldenAgeCrimeClub on Sunday! I always enjoy an Agatha Christie book.
@Mitch

#Pantone2023 @Clwojick

CBee Ooooo, my favorite color in such a lovely shade 😍 1d
AmyG @CBee Matching up these covers and colors is so fun. 1d
CBee @AmyG I might have to participate at some point - I guess I can jump in anytime? 1d
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AmyG @CBee Absolutely. Take what you have read so far this year and match them. 1d
CBee @AmyG I‘ll check it out! 1d
Clwojick Great job! These covers are my favourite. So pretty! 21h
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Ghost 19 | Simone St. James
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It was okay. I just wanted more and probably would have liked this better as an actual novel as opposed to a novella.

#SundayBuddyRead @TheBookHippie

#Pantone2023 @Clwojick

TheBookHippie Can‘t wait to talk SUNDAY 🤐🤣🤫 1d
AmyG @TheBookHippie YES. Until then this is all I am saying. 1d
Clwojick Great match! This is on my most anticipated list this year, and I‘ve seen so many different reviews. 🖤 21h
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A fun, trashy book about a summer in a Fore Island, NY town. Gossip, cheating, secrets and a death. Great, quick beach read due out in May. Thoroughly enjoyed this.

#Pantone2023 @Clwojick

Erinsuereads Oh man that match is perfect! 3d
AmyG Why thanks @Erinsuereads. I have so much fun matching the covers to the colors. 3d
PageShifter Sounds amazing! 2d
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The Bookworm of Edwards | Edwards, CO (Bookstore)
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My favorite bookstore is our local indie store….The Bookworm. Not only do they have a wonderful book selection but they have the best bookish “things”. And a wonderful cafe.

Thank you and congrats on your milestone 🎉 @BennettBookworm #20KGiveaway

BennettBookworm Thanks for sharing! This looks and sounds so enticing! 1d
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Spinning | Tillie Walden
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February 2023 #Bookspin list

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X | Sue Grafton
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Tagged book
Malcolm X (all I could think of)
X-Files
Charlie XCX
XM a song co-written by Jerry Garcia and Mickey Hart on the Blows Against the Empire Album with Paul Kantner
And Jefferson Starship. (Oh, I had to dig for this one 🤣)

#ManicMonday #LetterX @CBee

CBee I am impressed 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 5d
AmyG @CBee 🤣 5d
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The Queen: Her Life | Andrew Morton
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#joyousjanuary Readathon @Andrew65

I finished 4 books…so a successful readathon!

Andrew65 That‘s brilliant, thanks for playing along 👏👏👏🙌🥳🍾🥂🥰 6d
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To all who celebrate….wishing you a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year!

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Well, in spite of a certain plot twist that I didn‘t like…..I thoroughly enjoyed this one. I flew through it.

#Pantone2013 @Clwojick

marleed On my TBR and physical shelves so good to know! 1w
Clwojick Woohoo! Great job! 💛 1w
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The story of a family and their business, struggles, employees, relationships. Not for me.

#TBRTarot @CBee *book that begins with a number

#Pantone2023 Iced Mango @Clwojick

CBee Glad it met some challenges and it‘s off your shelf! 1w
AmyG @CBee Ha, glad it‘s off my shelf, too. 1w
CBee @AmyG 😂😂😂 1w
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Clwojick Great match 🧡 1w
AmyG Thank YOU @Clwojick …great challenge. I am so enjoying matching book covers. Thank you. 1w
Clwojick It‘s oddly pleasing. 💛🧡❤️ 1w
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The Queen: Her Life | Andrew Morton
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#Bookspin completed. This was quite an enjoyable book on the life of Queen Elizabeth. @TheAromaofBooks

Also #Pantone2023 Summer Song completed. @Clwojick

Clwojick 💙💙 1w
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 1w
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The Godmothers: A Novel | Camille Aubray
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Finished this fun read for #SundayBuddyRead. @TheBookHippie ….great pick.

And this is Fiery Red for my #Pantone2023 challenge @Clwojick

TheBookHippie 🖤♥️🖤♥️🖤 1w
Clwojick Great job!!! 1w
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The Godmothers: A Novel | Camille Aubray
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Finishing this only to look up and see…an Elk. 😳

Dilara Wow! This seems so exotic to me... 1w
dabbe Sheer awesomeness.🤩 1w
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JenReadsAlot Awesome! 1w
britt_brooke Beautiful! 1w
TheSpineView Beautiful! Lots of snow ❄️ 1w
Lynnsoprano Oh, gorgeous! And a lot more appealing than the iguanas we saw on this morning‘s walk 😄 1w
AmyG @Lynnsoprano Iguanas sound fun! We never see those. 1w
Hooked_on_books I miss our elk herd where I lived before my move. They‘re such gorgeous creatures. 1w
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Not much reading this weekend as we are visiting our grandson. BUT….I will be working on the tagged book, The Queen - Andrew Morton, The Godmothers and The Murder at the Vicarage. And the new Simone St. James novella. I got a lot of challenges going on.

#joyousJanuary Readathon @Andrew65

Andrew65 That‘s a lot of good reading. Have a great Readathon and good to have you with us. 3w
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Ugh, the drama! 🤣 A very good read so far.

TheBookHippie ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️ENJOY♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️ 3w
AmyG @TheBookHippie I am. Thank you 😘 3w
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Valley of the Dolls | Jacqueline Susann
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Tagged book
Vonnegut
Vanderpump Rules (first thing that popped
Into my head. Thanks to my kids 🤣)
(the) Verve, Vetiver, Van Halen
Viola Lee Blues - Grateful Dead

#manicmonday #LetterV @CBee

Cinfhen How did I forget the VERVE?!? Bittersweet Symphony is one of my FAVORITE SONGS EVER 😱 3w
TheBookHippie Oooooo yes I need a reread of this book! 3w
TheBookHippie @Cinfhen 🤣 I do this everytime oh yah that one!!! 3w
AmyG @Cinfhen A Storm in Heaven is one of my favorite albums. 3w
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Swaps | Sherree DeCovny
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I almost missed this one. If you are in the #LitsyLove group and are looking for an easy swap…this is for you! Sign-ups on the pages of @Bookgoil @Deblovestoread @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

#LitsyLove #BeatTheWinterBlues

RaeLovesToRead I made a Bingo card for Beating the Winter Blues prompting cheerful / therapeutic reads #btwbb 😊 3w
AmyG @RaeLovesToRead oh NICE! 3w
Deblovestoread Thanks for sharing! 3w
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MrsV I have a dumb question how do I get in on this #litsylove? 3w
AmyG @MrsV go to the page of @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks and comment on her page. Misty runs the group. Tell her you would like to join! 3w
MrsV @AmyG thanks! 3w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @MrsV you can email me your username, name, address, and birthday to loverofbooks75@gmail ❤️ 3w
MrsV @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks will do later this evening! 3w
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Demon Copperhead: A Novel | Barbara Kingsolver
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#12Booksof2022 I forgot to post #12….my favorite of 2022.

@Andrew65

RebelReader Can‘t wait to get to this one! 3w
Andrew65 This is proving to be a popular choice at the moment. Thanks for playing along. 😁 3w
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@MittenGirlPeach Wow! Thank you SO very much for this wonderful swap. Worth the wait!!! The book sleeve has a zipper! 🙌🏻 I love the book…amazing…for my year of reading. The books look great (I can‘t wait to read the tagged book). BUT….the headband…love, love, love. I shall be wearing it all winter. Thank you for stalking me and knowing how much I adore everything Grateful Dead. You are a sweetheart. 😘

#WWS #WinterWonderlandSwap

TheBookHippie WOWIE!!!! 💙💙💙💙💙💙💙💙 love the headband!! 3w
AmyG @TheBookHippie Right??? ❤️❤️❤️ 3w
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MittenGirlPeach Ahhh, I‘m so glad you like everything! I have the tagged book on my list too, so I‘ll look forward to your posts about it. The Sarton is one of my favorites, so when I saw it on your list I had to get it for you. And yes, I did some Grateful Dead sleuthing! The headband is really pretty too. Since I had that drop shipped I hadn‘t seen it and I‘m pleased. Happy Year of Reading! 🧡🧡🧡 3w
DogMomIrene I love stickers from Peanut Butter Taco. Now I‘ve got a craving to check my Etsy app😂 3w
Chrissyreadit Ohhh! Im so glad it arrived and looks amazing!!! 3w
AmyG @MittenGirlPeach Again, thank you so much. 3w
MittenGirlPeach @DogMomIrene I love her shop! I‘ve bought so many of the book journals. This year I‘m trying a new shop to spread the love around. I‘ll post pics when I get it! 3w
JamieArc I know a few of us Littens are big fans of Journal of a Solitude. I read it in 2021 and really liked it. 3w
AmyG @JamieArc Good to hear! 3w
britt_brooke Lovely!! 3w
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Demon Copperhead: A Novel | Barbara Kingsolver
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#WinterReadathon I read 12 books…alot for me. I was able to surpass my goodreads goalof 75….I read 79 books. Demon Copperhead was my favorite bookof the year… #12 #12Booksof2022

@Andrew65 @GHABI4ROSES @DieAReader

Soubhiville It seems everyone is loving Demon! I look forward to getting to it. Glad you had such a good reading year 😊📚. 3w
AmyG @Soubhiville Thank you! 3w
Andrew65 What a brilliant reading journey. Thanks for playing along. 🥳🥳🙌👏👏👏🥰☃️ 3w
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AmyG Thank YOU for all your great challenges @Andrew65 (edited) 3w
Andrew65 @AmyG Thanks, I love doing these and seeing the fun people have with them. 3w
DieAReader Awesome job!!🥳🥳🥳 3w
AmyG @DieAReader Thank You .😘 3w
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The Murder at the Vicarage | Agatha Christie
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We are dog sitting this lovely lady, Laika. Finally tired her out so I can read.

#pleasedonotpeeinthehouse🤞🏻

Soubhiville I‘m glad you‘re getting some doggie affection! 🤞she‘s an extra good girl. 3w
AmyG @Soubhiville If she continues the way she is….she is a super good girl! 3w
Leftcoastzen Awwww! 3w
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curiouserandcurioser @AmyG looks just like our fur baby:) 3w
SconsinBookyBadger Awwww lovely good girl 😍 3w
batsy Awww she's a beauty 💕 3w
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Damnation Spring | Ash Davidson
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Andrew65 Looks and sounds excellent. 3w
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The Thursday Murder Club | Richard Osman
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#12Booksof2022 #10 All of this….love this series.

@Andrew65

julieclair This series is on my list for #SeriesLove2023 . I have not read any of these, but so many Littens love them. 😀 4w
AmyG @julieclair You are in for a treat! 4w
CBee @julieclair the series is SO GOOD 😊😊😊 4w
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BookBosomed1 I have this on my TBR shelf. 4w
mom2bugnbee This series was just suggested to me! 4w
Andrew65 A brilliant choice. 4w
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Swaps | Sherree DeCovny
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For those who love swaps….this looks like a simple, fun one! Head to one of the hosts pages to find the sign-up form.

@TheKidUpstairs @Cinfhen
#MugLove23

Cinfhen Thanks for sharing!!!! So glad you‘re participating!!!! 4w
TheKidUpstairs Thanks for sharing! 4w
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Under the Dome | King, Stephen
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Under the Dome - Stephen King
Leon URIS
Underdog
U2, Uncle Tupelo
Uncle John‘s Band - Grateful Dead

#manicmonday #letteru @CBee

CBee A Dead song I actually know, yay 😂🤦‍♀️ 4w
AmyG @CBee Ha! 🙌🏻 4w
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Signal Fires | Dani Shapiro
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Andrew65 Both new books to me, will have to check them out. 4w
CBee @AmyG I‘ve just started Signal Fires and can already tell I‘m going to love it. Multiple POVs are my jam 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 And I already smell the dysfunction 😂😂 7d
AmyG @CBee Oh, you will like it! 7d
CBee @AmyG ♥️♥️♥️ 7d
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Remarkably Bright Creatures | Shelby Van Pelt
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Happy Birthday Month, Lynn and congrats on an amazing litfluence number…wow. Thank you for the giveaway….the tagged book is one I would love to recieve if I am so lucky.

#300kbirthdaygiveaway @wanderinglynn

wanderinglynn Thanks for entering! 😘 4w
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New Year, new book.
#TBRTarot *read a book that begins with a number

@CBee

CBee Oh, I‘ve heard this is good! 😊 4w
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PRO-QUIET. 🤚🏻

JamieArc Yes! I find myself wishing I could just find some people to be quiet with 😊. 4w
JenReadsAlot I decided to bail on a party tonight and staying home! 4w
Suet624 Living above an Airbnb filled with 10 young people on NY Eve means it won't be a quiet night for me. 4w
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theokiereader I went out for a while, and then I came home and basked in quiet. Perfect introvert evening. 4w
Suet624 @Leftcoastzen Yeah. I just decided to blast some Linkin Park and Foo Fighters and that actually, for some strange reason, quieted them down. Probably just for a little while though. Not sure why. 4w
Leftcoastzen @Suet624 👏👏😂Good Job! 4w
Deblovestoread I was talking to my dad at Christmas about how much I need quiet after a peoply day and he said I come by it honestly. I think he‘s better at hiding it then I am. 😂. He will appreciate “Pro-Quiet” 4w
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Demon Copperhead: A Novel | Barbara Kingsolver
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My top 10 of 2022…with the tagged book my #1.

Amiable I have “Demon Copperhead” in my stack right now and can‘t wait to read it. 1mo
Deblovestoread Great list! 1mo
JamieArc I always love when I see books that I‘m really looking forward to reading in people‘s faves of the year. There are at least 4 from your list that I will be reading in 2023. 1mo
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TrishB I‘m probably going to start your tagged one tomorrow 👍🏻 great choices. 4w
AmyG Thank you @Deblovestoread @TrishB and @amiable @JamieArc Enjoy reading! Especially Demon Copperhead…loved it so much. 4w
squirrelbrain What @JamieArc said - there‘s a few there that I know I want to read next year. I‘ve already started Demon and loving it so far! 4w
AmyG @squirrelbrain Just wait, it‘s an amazing story. (edited) 4w
Megabooks Great choices!! 4w
Hooked_on_books The Change was one of my favorites this year and Damnation Spring was my best fiction read last year! 4w
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Sea of Tranquility: A Novel | Emily St. John Mandel
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Andrew65 Possibly the most popular choice so far this year. 1mo
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I‘m going in. This is for my 2023 #ChunksterChallenge

@Amiable

BarbaraBB Good luck! It‘s a fast read and she is a fascinating character! 1mo
Lcsmcat I read this last year, and agree with @BarbaraBB - but be prepared to want to smack some sense into her in places. 😂 1mo
AmyG @BarbaraBB A fast read? Ha, one can only hope as it‘s huge. @Lcsmcat HA! I will keep that in mind. 🤣 1mo
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Amiable I‘m with @Lcsmcat —Kristin gave me many a headache from all the eyeball rolls I experienced throughout her life‘s story. I wanted to smack her and yell, “Snap out of it!” 😖😀 1mo
jlhammar I loved this trilogy. Hope you enjoy! 1mo
AmyG @jlhammar Is this book 1 of a trilogy or is this actual book the trilogy? 1mo
PirateJenny @AmyG this edition is the full trilogy. (Love, your friendly Penguin elf.) 1mo
AmyG @PirateJenny Thank you! 1mo
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Other Birds: A Novel | Sarah Addison Allen
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Andrew65 This looks interesting 1mo
mcctrish Gorgeous cover 1mo
MittenGirlPeach I have this on hold at the library! Looking forward to reading it. 1mo
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The Change: A Novel | Kirsten Miller
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I found this book to be so much fun to read.
#12Booksof2022 @Andrew65 #5

Andrew65 Does look fun. 1mo
Hooked_on_books Yes! Loved this one! 1mo
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Andrew65 This is stacked on my TBR and really do need to get to it. 1mo
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Demon Copperhead: A Novel | Barbara Kingsolver
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#lastfirst

My last book of this year will be Demon Copperhead.
My first book of 2023….at least I will start it…..will be Kristen Lavransdattar.

@BookNAround

BookNAround I‘ve heard so many good things about the Kingsolver and I‘ve read 2/3 of the Kristin Lavransdattar books and enjoyed them. (edited) 1mo
BarbaraBB Kristin is sooo good! 1mo
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Fresh Water for Flowers | Valrie Perrin
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Bookwormjillk Pretty 😍 1mo
wanderinglynn What a gorgeous photo! 1mo
Andrew65 @wanderinglynn Definitely agree, makes you want to read the book. 1mo
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TheBookHippie Reading this right now!!! 1mo
youneverarrived Heard so many good things about this one. 1mo
AmyG @Bookwormjillk @wanderinglynn @Andrew65 It is beautiful. Not mine, though…from the internet. @TheBookHippie You will love this. 1mo
Suet624 The cover announces over 1 million copies sold. I can attest that I've purchased at least 20 of them. I hand this out like candy. SUCH a great book. 1mo
CBee ❤️❤️❤️ 1mo
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BookSpinBingo | Untitled
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#Bookspin January 2023 list
@TheAromaofBooks

ImperfectCJ I admire your handwriting! (Nice list, too!) 1mo
AmyG @ImperfectCJ Why, thank you! 1mo
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 1mo
Leftcoastzen Beautiful handwriting! 1mo
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#12booksof2022 I am not doing these by month….but just listing 12 of my favorites. I have no idea what month I read this in. 😳🤣

@Andrew65

Andrew65 I need to read this! 1mo
TheBookHippie ♥️🤣 1mo
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Hester: A Novel | Laurie Lico Albanese
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Day #1…… Hester.

#12booksof2022 @Andrew65

Andrew65 This one sounds interesting. 1mo
SilversReviews It was good. 1mo
julieclair This one sounds fascinating! 1mo
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Christmastime | Alison Jay
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Wishing all who celebrate, a very Merry Christmas 🎄

CBee Love to you, my friend ❤️ 1mo
Bookzombie Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to you too! 1mo
Avanders 🎄❄️🌺♥️ 1mo
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batsy Merry Christmas! 🎄❤️ 1mo
mrp27 Merry Christmas! 1mo
Lynnsoprano A very Merry Christmas 🎄😘 1mo
Dragon Merry Christmas 🎄 💚🐉 1mo
fredamans Merry Christmas 🎄 1mo
CaitZ Merry Christmas! 🎄 1mo
Daisey Merry Christmas! 1mo
bthegood Merry Christmas - 1mo
AmyG Thank you so much. Hope you are enjoying your day! @Lynnsoprano @Dragon @fredamans @CaitZ @Daisey @bthegood 1mo
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Shantaram: A Novel | Gregory David Roberts
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@LitStephanie THANK YOU! I wanted Shantarum so bad….and here it is! The chocolates look perfect. Thank you so very much. Wishing you a very Merry Christmas 🎄🎅🏻

#jolabokaflodswap @MaleficentBookDragon

Avanders 😍😍 1mo
AmyG @RebelReader So many people do so I need to read it! 1mo
LitStephanie Merry Christmas! 1mo
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Demon Copperhead: A Novel | Barbara Kingsolver
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Nothing like getting in, at the last minute, your favorite book of the year. Loving this one.

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Harry Potter: fun book | J.K. Rowling
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As seen on Instagram. Made me laugh.

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It‘s areived!
@MaleficentBookDragon #Jolabokaflodswap @LitStephanie (I think you sent this)

LitStephanie Yay! 1mo
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Hanukkah, night 3 🙌🏻⚡️⚡️⚡️

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Summertime | Raffaella Barker
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Summertime….and my grandson‘s fascination with sprinkler heads. 😳
#WinterReadathonDailyChallenge

@Andrew65 @DieAReader @GHABI4ROSES

Andrew65 😂😂😂 Loving that water feature. Roll on the Summer. ☀️⛱🏝 1mo
DieAReader ♥️♥️♥️ 1mo
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The Cloisters | Katy Hays
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My sweet friend, thank you for this lovey holiday gift…everything I need to read the fabulous book! Coffee and sugar….you know me too well. 🤣😘 Wishing you and your family a Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy, Peaceful 2023!
@Chrissyreadit

Chrissyreadit 😘😘😘😘 1mo
kspenmoll Yum & a book I want to read! 1mo
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