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DHill

DHill

Joined April 2016

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Something in the Water: A Novel by Catherine Steadman
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Cemetery Road by Greg Iles
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Someone Like Me by M. R. Carey
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No Exit: A Novel by Taylor Adams
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Something in the Water: A Novel | Catherine Steadman
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Loving this book. Author does fantastic narration. Can‘t wait to see where the story goes.

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Cemetery Road | Greg Iles
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Just bailed on this one. Couldn‘t get into it and someone was waiting. Still tagged, though. I‘ve heard good things about it so think I‘ll give it a go another time.

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Someone Like Me | M. R. Carey
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It‘s a split pea and Someone Like Me kind of day.

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I Know Who You Are | Alice Feeney
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Of course, they both came in at the same time. Trying to share time with these two so I don‘t have to put one back on hold.

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Cemetery Road | Greg Iles
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Eeek! Look what just came in. I am so excited to start this! #happymorning

WorldsOkayestStepMom 21 days for a library book! How?! My library only does 14 day loans. 4w
DHill Makes for some really long wait times @WorldsOkayestStepMom ! I can only think of one time I went over 14. 4w
WorldsOkayestStepMom @DHill oh yeah, I didn't even think of the hold times. 4w
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Cemetery Road | Greg Iles
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Any day now please. I hate being in between loans.

avgeyer Cemetery Road is SO GOOD. I love Greg Iles! 1mo
ljuliel I hate seeing those ~6 month waits ! 1mo
JacqMac I‘m having the opposite problem. I just had five come in the last two days. Sigh. 1mo
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Finally finished. I was down to the final hours on my hold. Just couldn‘t sink my teeth into this one. I think I‘m going to have to take a break from C.J. Box for a bit.

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Started a new audio. This one is going a little slow but I think the narrator might have something to do with that.

tracey38 I've been enjoying audios more and more lately but the narrator can really make or break a book easily. 1mo
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The Silent Patient | Alex Michaelides
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Loved it! A psychological thriller with some truly 😲 moments. Looking forward to more by this author.

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Sadie | Courtney Summers
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Interesting shifts in POV which took me awhile to get into but I loved this heartbreaking story of loss, tragedy and a sister‘s love.

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Sadie | Courtney Summers
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1. Tagged and Someone Like Me
2. The Silent Patient and No Exit
3. Hmmm. My favorite of the year is one I‘m reading now-Sadie.
#weekendreads @rachelsbrittain

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The Silent Patient | Alex Michaelides
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I‘m really liking Sadie and looking forward to starting The Silent Patient.

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Wednesday | Anne Bertier
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1. The original Halloween
2. Flexibility with my hours
3. Dairy Queen in high school. Because, Dairy Queen
4. 👍
@Eggs #wondrouswednesday

TheDaysGoBy Dairy Queen! I love their chicken strip baskets and obviously their ice cream. I always get such a craving for it but I don‘t have any around me 😭 2mo
Eggs ❤️ DQ cones 2mo
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Sadie | Courtney Summers
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Up next..,

ShelleyBooksie This book was so good! 2mo
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This one was just ok for me. The ending seemed to drag on. I wasn‘t comfortable with the Lukas-Sylvie relationship and didn‘t understand the characters‘ reactions to it. I did like Amy. Her sensibility seemed to be the most realistic.

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Favre | Brett Favre, Bonita Favre, Chris Havel
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One of the few books I‘ve ever seen my husband read. 26 years together and it‘s still true. Opposites attract.

#fallisbooked #football @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks @OriginalCyn620

Prairiegirl_reading I‘ve been married for 20 years. I‘ve never seen read a book. Also he doesn‘t like football and I love it. 🤷🏻‍♀️🤣 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 🏈📚🏈 2mo
OriginalCyn620 👌🏻📚🏈 2mo
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Started a new audiobook. A needed change of pace from my usual thriller/suspense. The story sounds compelling.

Suet624 Not sure how the audio will be, but I enjoyed reading this book. 3mo
Well-ReadNeck This one looks intriguing to me too. Looking forward to seeing how you like it on audiobook! 3mo
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This one bothered me and I‘m not even sure why. The first part wore on but the second part really set me off. The delusion and obsession of the MC and the result of that was just really hard for me to listen to.

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A little more than half way in and it‘s starting to get a little tedious. From the reviews I‘ve read it does pick up in the second half.

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An Anonymous Girl | Sarah Pekkanen, Greer Hendricks
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Anyone have a recommendation for a good thriller? These two are just. No.

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Birdsong28 Anything by Sarah Pinborough 3mo
kezzlou85 Elevator Pitch by Linwood Barclay. 3mo
LiteraryinLititz I know I‘m really late to this post, but I recommend After the Crash (Bussi) and 2mo
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An Unwanted Guest | Shari Lapena
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1. Tagged, An Anonymous Girl, Someone Like Me
2. Maple yes please
3. Dr. Southern would tell her how to make it go away.
#weekendreads
@rachelsbrittain

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An Anonymous Girl | Sarah Pekkanen, Greer Hendricks
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So, I‘m not even half way in and I‘m not sure I can take it anymore. Maybe it‘s the audio but...no, pretty sure it‘s just the story. The whole thing seems so ridiculous. The audio is pretty rough, too, though. Jess‘s POV narration I can take but Dr. Shields? Who even speaks like that?

mcipher OMG the Dr. Shields sections drove me CRAZY. I didn‘t do audio but I totally agree. 3mo
SanjanaGhosh OMG same here. Dr. Shields seemed to be a mind reader ...not the cool type, the extremely unrealistic type. It was kind of annoying 😂 3mo
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Someone Like Me | M. R. Carey
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The only way for me to enjoy mall shopping with my daughter is to buy a book and read.

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Happy Saturday, Littens.

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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📕Tagged
📕Baseball game, home improvement projects
📕Mint chocolate chip
📕Piano
📕Will do!
#friyayintro
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TheLibrarian Mint chocolate chip is one of my favorites! 4mo
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The Bone Garden | Tess Gerritsen
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And finally, I‘m done. This one too me so long to read. It really didn‘t interest me much until about the last quarter. I did enjoy the historical references.

Ericalambbrown Love your pic! 4mo
DHill Thank you @Ericalambbrown! It‘s my favorite place to read. Or just sit and be. 😊 4mo
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An Unwanted Guest | Shari Lapena
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Found one until my next hold comes in. Thought I‘d already read this but guess not.

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Watching You | Lisa Jewell
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I always have an audiobook going so finding myself waiting for one is making me a little nervous.

Bookzombie I usually try to find an available audiobook in this case. Then after I do that a bunch of holds come in, lol. 🙂 4mo
DHill Same for me @Bookzombie I‘m such a mood reader and nothing was really catching my attention but I ended up finding one. 4mo
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The Bone Garden | Tess Gerritsen
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My reading buddy isn‘t moving until I finish this book. #dogsoflitsy

SharonAlger Aw! Does your dog flock to you when you read? I pull out a book, and both my pooches come out of the woodwork to sit with me. It‘s like a magnet! 4mo
DHill For sure @SharonAlger! And they have to be closer to me than my book is. (I‘ve got two as well) It seems like I‘m always using one or the other as a book stand. 🤣🐶 4mo
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Watching You | Lisa Jewell
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A little more than half way in and I‘m really enjoying this one. Suspenseful but a slow build up. Everyone‘s got something to hide - but who did what?

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Iowa State Fair | Kurt Ullrich
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Heading to the fair so catching up on some reading on the way.

Megabooks Have fun!! 4mo
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Paradise Valley | C. J. Box
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Well, at least it‘s over. The first two in the series were pretty good but the last two - meh. Unrealistic police procedural action and mediocre dialogue aside, I think it was mostly the narration that brought me down.

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Enjoying an early morning read before the day gets started.

SamanthaMarie Wonderful ♡♡♡ 4mo
Nute Gosh, I like the look of this start-of-day! 4mo
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From Book Riot on FB today. 🤣🤣

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Paradise Valley | C. J. Box
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#3 of The Highway Quartet finished and #4 started. This series started out strong but I‘ve enjoyed each book less than the one before. Still...I just have to know how it all ends.

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The Bone Garden: A Novel | Tess Gerritsen
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On our way to a little amusement park fun so for the next two hours this one is mine.

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Summer Days | Susan Mallery
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After a week of ridiculously hot weather it‘s finally nice enough to sit on the deck and read.

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This is one of my favorite books, so I had high hopes for the film adaptation. Sadly, I thought it was one of the worst adaptations I‘d ever seen. Now I‘m going to have to read this again to wipe all traces of the film from my mind.

litenthusiast I hate when that happens especially when it is a book you really love. 5mo
StillLookingForCarmenSanDiego Agreed. That movie could of been amazing, but it was awful. 5mo
Clutterbucks_Queen I watched the film first but read the book twice after because of how good it was in comparison! If yhe film had half the detail in it that the book had then it would have been awesome! 5mo
Addison_Reads I wasn't a fan of this movie either, but the book is amazing. 💚 5mo
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The Highway | C.J. Box
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Did C.J. Box just kill off the MC in this quartet?? Yes, yes I think he did.

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Haven‘t been in this store for about six months and now it seems to be a daily thing. Once I start...

rjsthumbelina ❤️ Barnes & Noble! ...I'm biased, I have worked at one as a side job for the past 8 years. Mostly very good memories at my store. Also, I LOVE that book! I couldn't put it down - ended up reading it in a single day 5mo
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I‘ve been really good about sticking to my #mounttbr but I just couldn‘t help myself. #blameitonlitsy

PerksOfBeingABookworm I love Milk & Honey. Nice stack! 5mo
rjsthumbelina Definitely my favorite thriller so far this year. Actually, probably my favorite thriller I have ever read 👍 5mo
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The Highway | C.J. Box
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On to better things-hopefully. Got half way through The Suspect and just couldn‘t do it anymore.

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The Suspect | Fiona Barton
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Started this audio the other day and I‘m having a really hard time getting into it. It might be clearer in print but the shifting POV is hard to follow and the story is a bit dull.

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Enjoying the holiday with a good book and my sweet friend.

Crazeedi Aww! So sweet!! 5mo
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Waiting for audio holds to be available so decided to listen to one of my favorite books in the meantime hoping I wouldn‘t be disappointed by the narration. I‘m not. Still one of my favorite books. ❤️

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The Bone Garden | Tess Gerritsen
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1. Tagged and rereading The Girl With All the Gifts
2. Dearest Margaret,I thank you for your kind condolences, so sincerely offered, -from tagged book
3. Then She Was Gone by Lisa Jewell
#weekendreads @rachelsbrittain

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I am really liking this. Well-defined characters and intriguing plot. I‘ll be reading more from this author. @Nute I think you‘re going to like it.

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Always have to have an audiobook going and this one is next.

Nute Yay, Chris Bohjalian! This sounds so good from the back cover description. I can‘t wait to hear your thoughts. I‘ve been a fan of his for a long time! 6mo
DHill I‘ll let you know @Nute ! I‘ve had this one on hold for a long time and really looking forward to it. 6mo
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Back of Beyond | C. J. Box
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Nothing super fancy here. Predictable but engaging enough to make me want to continue with the trilogy. Cody is no Will Trent, though. 😉

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Mean Streak | Sandra Brown
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Well. First time I can say I‘m happy to be sending a book back to the library. I guess this is a romance-thriller? Guess what-found out that‘s just not my thing.