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heikemarie

Joined April 2016

I don't always read the newest books, or the "best" books, but I always read books. ireadthereforeiam.wordpress.com
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Storm of Locusts | Rebecca Roanhorse
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A+ Mean Girls reference in this post-apocalyptic SFF.

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Dark Matter | Blake Crouch
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Mehso-so

This book was fine. The plot was simplistic, and the ending unsatisfying. Heres a picture of my cat noticing a bird.

Erofan 😹😻 3d
BiblioLitten 😹 2d
rretzler 😻 2d
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GondorGirl I'm sorry the book was only okay, but that picture of your cat is amazing! 😹😻 2d
readordierachel Great picture 😆 I had similar feelings about the book. 2d
Smrloomis Yeah, I agree about the book but at least your cat looks interested 😂 17h
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Wrapping books for gift giving season! The tagged and The Bone Witch for a recent grad, The Enchanted for a birthday. And when I finally get my hands on the books for #summersantagoespostal they‘ll get the same treatment!

Emilymdxn What beautiful wrapping! 4d
Stacypatrice Obsessed with that wrapping paper 🥰 3d
heikemarie @Emilymdxn Thank you! I have so much washi tape it‘s great to have an excuse to use it. 3d
heikemarie @Stacypatrice Same!! Saw it in the dollar section of target like 4 years ago and bought the whole stock! 3d
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Red Queen #3 | Victoria Aveyard
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Here‘s the thing. Mare Barrow is f*cking annoying. Cal is annoying. Cameron is annoying. Evangeline is annoying. All of the things they do to each other are annoying. So why am I reading the third installment? F*ck if I know. I don‘t know if this is an endorsement or warning.

Rachel.Rencher That is one of my favorite B&J flavors! 😍 That and chubby hubby 5d
Owlizabeth I finished the series thinking the same things! 🤷🏻‍♀️ 5d
WorldsOkayestStepMom I finished the first book thinking the same thing! I couldn't finish the series. 5d
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AmyG Screw the book....how‘s the ice cream? (edited) 5d
bullbunny I stopped at the beginning of the 2nd book.. I don't think I can finish 5d
heikemarie @Rachel.Rencher I like CH! I don‘t k ow if I like the PB cookie dough. I‘ll tell you at the bottom of the pint 😂 5d
heikemarie @AmyG great question! It‘s awesome. 😂 jury‘s out for me on the inclusion of PB cookie dough... but I haven‘t met a Ben and Jerry‘s flavor I didn‘t like! 5d
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Red Queen #3 | Victoria Aveyard
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I found a spot to read. All I can hear is the water moving past. So peaceful.

ChasingOm That‘s my favorite sound in the world. ❤️ 7d
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Red Queen #3 | Victoria Aveyard
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Brb getting in my daybed and never leaving

mabell Sounds like a good plan! Those TJs crisps are yummy. 1w
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Storm of Locusts | Rebecca Roanhorse
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I read two romance novels and Wildcard by Marie Lu today and yesterday and my ARC of the new Neal Stephenson can‘t be read until I charge my kindle soooooo I had my husband choose my next book to read and he did a good job 👏

ReadingOver50 Sometimes I ask my daughter to go to my TBR shelf and randomly pick a book for me. 2w
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The Gilded Wolves | Roshani Chokshi
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Cookies, polar seltzer, meerkat lamp, and book - no better reading spot for my money 💜

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Summerland | Michael Chabon
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1. Either! Flavored coffees, any kind of tea except mint :|
2. Sweet! But a combo is always good! (Chocolate covered pretzels anyone?)
3. I want a dog but I looooove my cats and am definitely labeled as a crazy cat lady.
4. MOUNTAINS! I hate the beach. I picked the wrong state...
5. Anyone using web Litsy today, see how easy it is to post by completing this!!

Hestapleton Thanks for playing! ☀️ 2w
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The Gilded Wolves | Roshani Chokshi
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Thank you all so very much for all the love for my birthday and tattoo. I appreciate this community so much! 💜 for my birthday I added Goose to my nerdy tchotchke collection. I started this book today because it‘s due back at the library in two days 😱

bullbunny Wait I missed your birthday!!? That is not right! When was it *smacks had bad friend ~ Happy Belated Birthday!! 2w
bullbunny Wait a minute.. are we Birthday twins?? 2w
heikemarie @bullbunny 5/2 ... happy belated birthday twin 🎉 2w
bullbunny @heikemarie OMG Hell yes we birthday twins!!!! 🎉🎉🎉🎉🎈🎈🎈🎁🎁🎆🎇✨🎉🥂 2w
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For my birthday I saw a Endgame, read the tagged book, and went to a cute new store in the mall which was like a mini IKEA with an emphasis on stationary - except Danish, obviously. Starting my third decade off right. ☺️

Tamra Happy Birthday! 🎂 3w
Texreader Endgame! ❤️ Scandinavian store ❤️ Sounds like an awesome birthday! Happy birthday! 🎉🎈🎂🎁🎊 3w
Jas16 Happy Birthday🎁🎂🎈🎉 3w
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readordierachel Happy birthday 🎉🎈🎁! 3w
julesG Happy Birthday! 🎂🎉💐🎈🎁 3w
Kalalalatja Happy birthday! 🎉🎉 and I love Flying Tiger 👌 3w
CaliforniaCay Happy Birthday!! 🥳🎈💜 3w
mreads Happy Birthday 🎂 3w
Ericalambbrown Happy 30‘s!!! 🎂 its a great decade! 😊 3w
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Summertime | Vanessa Lafaye
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I was tagged by @bullbunny !
☀️ I don‘t go on vacation often but I love rural Maine.
☀️ I make these peach bourbon pops... 😋
☀️ Reading inside where it‘s cool 😂 I hate summer!
☀️ Strawberry lemonade, as cold as I can get it!
☀️ Sunscreen? Ahaha.
☀️ Inside near the A/C.

I shan‘t tag anyone, but if you usually wait for a tag and didn‘t get one, I choose YOU Pikachu!

bullbunny Peach bourbon pops??? I am listening. Hurry jump on a plane! I need company for tomorrow XD 3w
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Tattoos & Teacups | Anna Martin
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Fred is done!! I love her 😍

Lovesbooks87 Love it! 4w
readingjedi That's really nicely done - love it 😍 4w
cobwebmoth Love it! 4w
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DarcysMom Love!! It is wonderful! 🥰🥰🥰 4w
wanderinglynn Love it! ❤️ 3w
tournevis So cute! 3w
readordierachel Love!!! 3w
BookwormAHN Fantastic 🐉 3w
bullbunny Love the colors! 3w
JSW Amazing!!! 3w
JoScho Yes it is amazing!!! 3w
Ddzmini Love it 📖🐲😋 3w
LiteraryinLititz Congrats! It looks great! (I know I‘m a week late, but I saw a reference in your recent post and went back to check) 2w
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The Summer Tree | Guy Gavriel Kay
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Bailedbailed

I couldn‘t do it. The writing style is so self-indulgently lofty without adding any beauty to the work. It‘s cringe-worthy. I didn‘t even make it past the part where some Canadian college students don‘t blink twice before traveling with some strangers to Narnia.

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Me thinking about Litsy today #Starfox

bullbunny Lol, in my profession. Not a nice word to say XD 1mo
heikemarie @bullbunny interesting! I‘ve only ever known it as this v popular game. Urban dictionary says it‘s a sex move? Am@I missing something here? 1mo
bullbunny Quiet... the word I mean is quiet lmao!! 1mo
heikemarie @bullbunny OHHHHH MY GOSH I was trying to understand how this had to do with being a CNA ahahahaha. Well I learned a new sex move 🤭😂 1mo
bullbunny Lmfao 1mo
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I am listening to this on audiobook while I clean and meal prep. The first narrator (woman) was fine but the second one sounds like he‘s trying to hard to be a 1929s gangster mixed with Wil Willis, the host of forged in fire. But the most suspicious version of him possible. It is disconcerting and it makes me think every new character introduced is a murderer because of how on edge he sounds... 😂

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Me, a reader: Yes, I can finally concentrate on The Eyre Affair, a Book I have owned for years and have been looking forward to!

My library holds: Hold my butterbeer.

😱

jpmcwisemorgan Read fast! 1mo
Zelma Eyre Affair is super fun. Shouldn‘t be a problem to rip through quickly. 1mo
heikemarie @Zelma I know I‘m in the minority but I haven‘t loved it so far and I‘ve been picking it up and putting it down for like three weeks now. 1mo
heikemarie @jpmcwisemorgan now THAT I can do! 😂 1mo
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The Near Witch | V. E. Schwab
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Picked up a couple books for a student of mine and this one for me accidentally fell in! Crazy!

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Sooo I love everything @bullbunny picked out for the #sffswap! The books - stupid excited for them!! The stickers - right on my planner that I carry everywhere! The stars 😭 I wanted them in my room growing up and now I get to have them in my SFF office!! The kitten soap made me laugh but as a bonus it‘s legit soap too! The card is seriously beautiful. And the dragon reminds me of Fred (the dragon in my tattoo). I LOVE IT THANK YOUUUUUU

bullbunny I am very happy you like everything! Wow you never had stars!? I should have got you the bigger ones!! Isn't the dragon gorgeous!? You should see the selection I had to decide which one. Yeah I thought the soap was funny. That shop has the most random crazy stuff. Hope you enjoy the Dark Materials series. Like I said my all time favorite sci fi fantasy series. Funny how we each gave each other a series ^^ 1mo
heikemarie @bullbunny No I always shared a room with my very boring sisters! My office is tiny so I think the small ones will make total sense haha. They are perfect. The shop seems like tons of fun, I love random places like that - I have been meaning to read His Dark Materials and I‘m thrilled you gave me the set because I know once I get rolling I will have to keep going 😬 we are both obviously serialists 😂 1mo
bullbunny XD I just recently a few months back in a different exchange get the novellas and the next book in the continuation of this series. And have been meaning to reread it all. So when I have read everything be ready for the next book. If you ever get the chance to come this way. I can show you how novelty random it is XD 1mo
Avanders 🧬🦄♥️♥️👏🏽 1mo
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The Eyre Affair: A Novel | Jasper Fforde
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It‘s Saturday, I just cleaned an office and I am rewarding myself with some book time before a girls day at the outlets with friends. I love my friends but sometimes dread all the social time so a quiet book morning is just what the doctor ordered. PS - I didn‘t know good bagels until I moved to NJ. It‘s true what they say.

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The Eyre Affair: A Novel | Jasper Fforde
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I haven‘t had much time to read because I‘m cleaning offices for a friend while she is on an emergency family visit, but this one was so highly recommended and I was so excited and I don‘t love it yet 😑 hopefully it picks up soon... HAPPY FRIDAY!

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On #nationalpetday you know I‘m happy to share pictures of my #catsoflitsy, many of whom have literary names! You‘ve got Gandalf the grey, Willow (from Buffy), Arya (Cat of the Canals), and the late and great Puck, who is the cat against whom all other cats are measured. The picture of Puck was used to create my tattoo, loosely influenced by Alice in Wonderland. I love them.

kaysworld1 I love catching mine when he is asleep 😍 1mo
Slajaunie Beautiful! 1mo
rretzler 😻Love them all - especially Gandalf‘s 👅 1mo
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Hey @bullbunny this box has been spotted in the wild - it‘s going out on on Monday for you to stare at for a little bit before open date! 💜 #SciFiFantasySwap #SFFS

Avanders Your rug is amazing!! 😍😍 1mo
bullbunny Oy I feel so bad I didn't help much with info on me. Or ask questions. I look forward to it. Yours soon too! And I agree that rug 😍 1mo
iread2much Oh my gosh; your rug is out of this world! Where did you get it? I want one! 1mo
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heikemarie Thanks @Avanders @bullbunny @iread2much ! I got it on Wayfair! 1mo
heikemarie Also @bullbunny I wasn‘t much help myself so don‘t feel bad! I hope you like it :) 1mo
bullbunny @heikemarie I hope you do too! Sending tomorrow sorry for the slight delay. I work tonight. Off tomorrow! 1mo
iread2much @heikemarie going to check now, it‘s wonderful! 1mo
heikemarie @iread2much ahhhh I couldn‘t find it in my Wayfair orders (I bought a bunch of stuff when I moved) and it‘s because it‘s actually from Overstock. This is the url in my email. http://www.overstock.com/14192339/product.html?cid=228583&fp=f&ehid=B6C9DC181CA3... 1mo
iread2much Thank you! 1mo
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Trail of Lightning | Rebecca Roanhorse
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Pickpick

Hooooooooooly shit this book was good. Compelling. Characters that I would die for. So, so good. Preordered the next one immediately.

readordierachel Sold! 1mo
heikemarie @readordierachel You won‘t regret reading it!! 1mo
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Me: Book buying ban, this is getting ridiculous

Them: You won the cupcake decorating contest, here‘s an Amazon gift card

Also me:

CoffeeNBooks Wow! Those cupcakes are beautiful! 2mo
ReadingEnvy I just got the priory one too. It's so huge! 2mo
bullbunny I wish I could try them!! 😍 2mo
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UwannaPublishme 😍👍🏻 2mo
batsy Gorgeous cupcakes! You deserve the gorgeous books 😉 2mo
heikemarie @CoffeeNBooks @bullbunny @batsy thank you!! They were lovely if I do say so myself 😝 2mo
heikemarie @ReadingEnvy such a chunkster!! I was intimidated by the doorstop nature of it but then @Liberty said the pages flew by on All the Books, so I decided to go for it. 2mo
mabell Gorgeous! 😍😋 2mo
NovelGirl82 Oh, both of those are on my list!! 2mo
wanderinglynn Those cupcakes are almost too pretty to eat! 😍😋 2mo
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Good start to the day! New tattoo, new book, fresh box of Toffifee - only thing standing between me and happiness is some work 😩 happy Monday Littens!

TheKidUpstairs Tattoo looks great! 2mo
Shadowfat That's an awesome tattoo! 2mo
Robothugs That tattoo though!! 😍 2mo
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JoScho Love the tattoo 🖤 2mo
Nessavamusic Awesome tattoo! 2mo
Emory Amazing tattoo! 2mo
CouronneDhiver Sweet 2mo
readordierachel Love the tattoo! 2mo
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I enjoyed this true crime story about a young woman missing in Japan. It goes into detail about her job (hostessing), her family, the man eventually accused of her murder, & the Japanese court system. I think this book has shown me that true crime can join my very short list of audiobooks I like (memoir, biography).

This is as much green as you‘ll see from me today! We won‘t tell the Irish that my new redhead status has more to do with Merida...

Reviewsbylola I love listening to true crime on audio and like you, I am very picky about my audio choices! 2mo
wordzie ❤ facial masks 🙌 2mo
heikemarie @Reviewsbylola I might have to pick your brain for some reccs! 2mo
heikemarie @wordzie right?? Great option for self care! 2mo
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Unconstrained by clocks and time, I‘m eating Jafrezi chicken and rice for breakfast and listening to this weirdly compelling nonfiction book while completing my morning administrative tasks. Happy Friday!

gradcat Happy yummy 😋 😊 👍 2mo
Tamra Happy Breakfast! 2mo
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#cookieception as I finally start this one!!

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The Shadowglass | Rin Chupeco
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Maddeline I love that pillow!!!😍😍😍 2mo
heikemarie @Maddeline thanks!!! Amazon aka home@of my money 😑 2mo
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Mahimata | Rati Mehrotra
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A reminder that Mahimata is out today and it is the GREAT second installment of the Markswoman series! My review can be found at https://ireadthereforeiam.wordpress.com/2019/01/11/mahimata/ if you‘re looking for more information :)

Here, have an Apache blessing from my makeup bag to you!

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This is an unreserved PICK. I laughed out loud, the characters and their chemistry was compelling, the Lead Guy was amazing, and I cared what happened. Of course it doesn‘t hurt that the sex was steamy too. I love Alisha Rai and she did great work here. More at the blog ireadthereforeiam.wordpress.com #romantsy

heikemarie Comes out July 2! 3mo
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It‘s #selfiesunday and I am also starting the #arc of the tagged book. I have already tweeted Alisha Rai in joy at realizing she included a quote from Jason Mendoza of The Good Place in her acknowledgements 😂 #romantsy

Riveted_Reader_Melissa Love The Good Place! 3mo
sprainedbrain Love the lipstick! 🔥 3mo
heikemarie @sprainedbrain THANK YOU! I am trying to more regularly be a Lipstick Person. 3mo
readordierachel Love your glasses (and The Good Place)! 3mo
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The Hobbit | J.R.R. Tolkien
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You guys I did a thing!! Three more hours to finish the coloring, but here‘s my bookish tattoo! Holly at 777 Tattoos in Tuckerton NJ made this happen for me.

Puredragonstar So pretty! Wow 😮! 3mo
RvnclawWhovian That looks amazing!! 3mo
guinsgirlreads Awesome 👏🏻 👏🏻 👏🏻 😍 3mo
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Reviewsbylola Love it! 3mo
NamasteReading Amazing!!! 3mo
RowReads1 Wow! Did it take very long? 3mo
WhatWouldJaneDo That is awesome! 3mo
heikemarie @RowReads1 I was there from 11 am to almost 6 pm! We broke for lunch so it was about 5 hours of tattooing. 3mo
Meeko93 Beautiful 💜 3mo
bullbunny Wow that's so awesome 3mo
Jas16 Love It! 3mo
AmyG It‘s beautiful. Where is Tuckerton? 3mo
cobwebmoth Beautiful! 3mo
heikemarie @AmyG thank you! It‘s in South Jersey, Exit 58 off the Garden State Parkway. About 2 hours south of NYC and about an hour east of Philadelphia - it‘s usually a shore town so very quiet this time of year! 3mo
ReadingRover Looks great!!! 3mo
AmyG @heikemarie Ah, thanks. I was from northern NJ and this was a town I‘d never heard of before! 3mo
heikemarie @AmyG gotcha. I live just outside of Elizabeth so it was a bit of a hike! 3mo
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So my bravado did not pan out - I didn‘t finish this and it went back to the library. So I did the only logical thing and bought it since it was $2 on Kindle. Oops 😬

Students are on break this week and I am on vacation starting tomorrow so I am sure a few pages of it will be accidentally read at my desk today! On accident. #theviewfromhere

tournevis My aunt, who does not read mysteries, liked it a lot back in the day. 3mo
AmyG I loved this book! 3mo
Samplergal It‘s vacation eve. Also a holiday! 😂 enjoy. 3mo
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Reviewsbylola It‘s worth $2! Great read. 3mo
gradcat I liked it very much. I hope you enjoy your “accident,” and that you have a nice vacation! 3mo
Kaye Cute purse 👛 3mo
heikemarie @tournevis I also really liked it! A+ recc for folks like me who don‘t usually dive into that area. 3mo
heikemarie @AmyG I really liked it! 3mo
tournevis @heikemarie 💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺💃🕺 3mo
heikemarie @Samplergal @Reviewsbylola @gradcat I liked it a lot! Definitely worth a few bucks and it accidentally got read at the desk 😂 3mo
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Nothing like a library deadline to help me put the pedal to the metal. I am NOT waiting for this ebook again. The Alienist is a little slow paced for me, perhaps because it is not my usual genre of choice, but I‘m sufficiently interested to push through. Plus I want to read it before I watch it.

This post sponsored by iced coffee.

Traci1 Love that cup. ❤ 3mo
wordzie 3mo
morgan_krahn I think I need that cup in my life! 😍😍 3mo
heikemarie @Traci1 @morgan_krahn I think it came in a HP themed box from Book(ish) Box! I love it 🥰 3mo
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I‘m SUPER EXCITE also @hermyknee !
🧙‍♀️Both! I‘ve read more fantasy but I‘ve been really into SF lately
🧙‍♀️If I have to choose, Earth. But either if it‘s done well!
🧙‍♀️I have so much tea I‘m going to have to go with coffee for the novelty.
🧙‍♀️Magical powers!
🧙‍♀️I‘d have to say romance but my fave is when one turns into the other... 😈
🧙‍♀️LOTR
🧙‍♀️Dystopia
🧙‍♀️Animal
🧙‍♀️Reptiles, aka 🐉
🧙‍♀️Series
🧙‍♀️Sure!

hermyknee 🙌🏼🙌🏼🙌🏼 I see you like dragons! Have you read 3mo
hermyknee It‘s a gorgeous YA novel—-so well done. 3mo
heikemarie @hermyknee I finished it just last month and felt betrayed no one had told me how lovely it is! I am looking forward to the next one. 3mo
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Heyyy thanks @Wonderwoman89 for part two of my #happilyeverafterswap ! Looking forward to all my awesome reading 💜

Wonderwoman89 There is one more box being delivered on the 25th 3mo
AmyG Fruit of the Drunken Tree is wonderful. 3mo
heikemarie @AmyG it‘s been on my TBR so long it looks sooo good! 3mo
heikemarie @Wonderwoman89 😱 you‘re so great! It‘s like a never ending story of Litsy love! 3mo
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This was smart, sexy, and fun. Managed to get a lot of depth into BOTH characters. This one comes out April 30! Full review on blog: ireadthereforeiam.wordpress.com , but safe to say this one‘s a pick ☺️

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Dumplin' | Julie Murphy
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This was cute and quick, but I wanted more complexity - or maybe the complexity was already there and I wanted it to be explored more.

Today I‘m in training dreaming about this cake I made.

Tanisha_A Ooh, looks so yummy! 3mo
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Dumplin' | Julie Murphy
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Going to read this one before I see the movie while eating some avocado toast. I‘m a fat girl myself, so I‘ve been kind of avoiding it, though I‘ve heard lots of good things.

Don‘t worry (I know you were), I was gifted this avocado by a neighbor leaving on a trip, so there‘s still hope for my house ownership someday.

kspenmoll Looks delicious! 3mo
Foragingfantasy How funny, I just read this last week and watched the movie. It was cute. I always hate things about Texas when they portray us all as twangy hicks. I am a little twangy, but most of Texas couldn‘t care less about pageants. Lol. 3mo
iread2much I loved the movie, really disliked the book. I hope you get to enjoy both 3mo
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The Star-Touched Queen | Roshani Chokshi
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Mehso-so

I thought the story well-conceived, kind of a Daughter of Smoke and Bone meets Persephone in India. The language was a bit too florid for me and detracted from my connection with the characters.

#readingspot

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Washington Black | Esi Edugyan
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Finished Washington Black in my fave cafe and it is most definitely a pick. Washington Black, a slave in Barbados, has his life redirected with the arrival of his master‘s brother. He visited several unlikely places in the pursuit of safety, liberty, and self-understanding. This book asked hard questions, avoided easy answers, and would make a great book club read. The writing was straightforward, which in itself has its own kind of lyricism.

BarbaraBB Gorgeous pic!! 3mo
heikemarie @BarbaraBB thank you! That ☀️ really came in for the assist :) 3mo
BarbaraBB Where is this café? 3mo
heikemarie @BarbaraBB it‘s in my little town in NJ! I live right by Newark. It‘s called Ohmies, and they do yoga and trapeze yoga too. Just a nice, Latinx owner cafe. 3mo
BarbaraBB It looks so nice. I have to remember that when I come to the US this Summer. Thanks! 3mo
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Washington Black | Esi Edugyan
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Coming up against the deadline on returning this book so it‘s my priority tonight. I am really enjoying it so far, I‘ll need some time to sort through my feelings. Luckily it looks like my@company isn‘t going anywhere soon 😹#catsoflitsy

Crazeedi (((Squeeze!!!))) (edited) 3mo
mabell That tongue! 😂😻 3mo
LeahBergen 😆😆 3mo
Patchshank 😝😻 3mo
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Wintersong | S Jae-Jones
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My #happilyeverafterswap partner really came through for me! Thank you @Wonderwoman89 for the books and tote - which, no joke, I agonized over buying for myself when I was shopping for my swap! (#greatminds). The books look soooooo great, I have been wanting to read them for The LONGEST! You are very thoughtful and I appreciate the gift so very much!
(Excuse the mess it was a poor attempt to convince Gandalf he wasn‘t allowed on the table)

Chrissyreadit ❤️❤️❤️❤️ 3mo
Wonderwoman89 Your books came in so I am mailing the original box as well. 3mo
Chrissyreadit Ha! My cats have won the table battle- now I just try to pose things in the path of least destruction. 3mo
heikemarie @Wonderwoman89 you are very kind! Also your kiddo is adorable :) 3mo
Wonderwoman89 @heikemarie I sent you another box through amazon. I wasn‘t happy with the book quality through ThriftBooks 3mo
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Alexander Hamilton | Ron Chernow
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I am proud of listening to ten hours of this - 5 of it today! - but I am resigned to the fact that I will have to hop back in line to borrow this again because 11 days is a little close to have a life AND listen to 25 hours of audio also 😂

GingerAntics This does feel like an amazingly epic book. It‘s definitely dense in its breadth and scope. 3mo
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Untitled | Unknown
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My #happilyeverafterswap went out today @Chrissyreadit ! Pictured in front of my door so I wouldn‘t forget it when I went to tutor this morning :)

Chrissyreadit Excellent!!! 3mo
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Seraphina | Rachel Hartman
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Here‘s to hoping I leave this life having never been referred to as “singularly stupid” 😂

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Seraphina | Rachel Hartman
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Everyone forgot to tell me this book is unputdownable?! I‘ll never forgive you guys!

hermyknee It‘s so good! 3mo
TheBookKeepers That cover looks amazing!! 3mo
Johanna414 I‘ve had this for a few years and haven‘t read it yet... 3mo
heikemarie @Johanna414 same for me! I regret not starting it sooner, it is SO good! 3mo
heikemarie @TheBookKeepers can‘t go wrong with dragons and lady profiles! 3mo
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Sing, Unburied, Sing | Jesmyn Ward
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My #JustABookSwap book came in from @bookish_wookish and I am so excited to read the tagged book - thank you!! I also sent out my book @TheBookKeepers - it will be there next Monday! Side note when I took the picture of my book (on the right) I thought the “I believe” was a religious thing. Turns out when I open the whole thing it says “I believe in unicorns” - which is way cooler 😂 thanks again Amy!

bookish_wookish Yesss!!! 🦄 3mo
TheBookKeepers Hahahaha epic!! 3mo
heikemarie @TheBookKeepers my package arrived today - delivered to mailbox! :) 3mo
TheBookKeepers Thanks for letting me know! @heikemarie 🖤 3mo
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