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kwmg40

Joined April 2017

I love mysteries, science fiction, fantasy, and literary fiction. I‘m mathgirl40 at LibraryThing and BookCrossing. 🇨🇦
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Paper Girls Vol. 4 | Brian K. Vaughan
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I managed only 8 hours and 35 minutes for the #24B4Monday #readathon this time around, but I succeeded in getting through more of my Hugo Voter Packet.

The Hugo Best Graphic Work category had excellent entries, including the latest volume of Paper Girls. This terrific series is like Stranger Things with time travel! #hugo2019

Thanks to @Andrew65, @TheReadingMermaid and @jb72 for hosting the readathon!

TheReadingMermaid You are very welcome and thank you for participating. We hope to have you with us again next month! 😘😘 And you did fantastic by the way 👏🙌💪🤓🎉 2mo
jb72 Great time! I‘m all caught up on the Paper Girls until the next one comes out. 2mo
Andrew65 That‘s still a good time, well done and thanks for taking part. 👏👏👏 2mo
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Space Opera | Catherynne M. Valente
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I've only been able to read 4 hours and 40 minutes so far for the #24B4Monday readathon, but I did finish my last book from the 2019 Hugo Best Novel shortlist. This one is a lot of fun, in the style of Douglas Adams.

#hugo2019
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Andrew65 Sounds interesting, still a good time. 👏👏👏 2mo
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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It's been a very busy July so far, so it will be good to have a relaxing weekend devoted to reading! It'll be my last chance to read from the #hugo2019 shortlist before the Hugo Awards voting deadline on July 31.

The shortlist: http://www.thehugoawards.org/2019/04/2019-hugo-award-1944-retro-hugo-award-final...

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TheReadingMermaid Hmmm 🤔 I haven't heard of that one yet. Is it relatively new? 2mo
jb72 I hadn‘t even looked up the #hugo2019 nominations yet. Thanks for the reminder. I see they are doing a retro Hugo award this year too? Good luck 🍀 2mo
kwmg40 @TheReadingMermaid The Hugo Awards have been around for many years but it's for science fiction and fantasy, so usually it's just SFF fans that follow it. There are some great books on the list this year that I think everyone will like, though, especially Naomi Novik's Spinning Silver! 2mo
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TheReadingMermaid That sounds really cool! Is there any way you can post a link to them for me? 2mo
kwmg40 @jb72 Thanks! Yes, they're doing 1944 for the Retro Hugo this year. The only book I've read from this list is The Glass Bead Game, and only because it had been sitting on my shelves for years! 😄 2mo
kwmg40 @TheReadingMermaid I added a link to the shortlist in the post. They have a new YA category (called the Lodestar award) this year too and I've been enjoying the books on the list. 2mo
TheReadingMermaid Awesome. Thank you so much I'm going to check them out 😘🤗😘 2mo
Andrew65 Good luck with the Readathon and getting to those Hugo nominees, love the idea of the retrospective year! 😊👍 2mo
kwmg40 @Andrew65 Thanks! I wanted to read the retro nominees too but am still trying to get through the 2019 list. We‘ll, that‘s what the Readathon is for, right? 😄 2mo
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Monstress Vol. 3 | Marjorie Liu
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My final tally for the #24B4Monday #readathon was 13 hours and 10 minutes. I finished by reading Monstress #3, one of the Hugo Best Graphic Story nominees this year. #hugo2019. This is such a terrific series, with hauntingly beautiful artwork.

Thanks to @Andrew65 @jb72 @TheReadingMermaid for running this event and for the encouragement!

TheReadingMermaid That's awesome sweetie you did fantastic!!! 👏🎉🎉 3mo
Andrew65 Brilliant, well done! 👏👏👏🙌 3mo
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Abbott | Saladin Ahmed
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I'm at 5 hours and 40 minutes so far for the #24B4Monday #readathon.

I really enjoyed this supernatural noir story set in 1970's Detroit. It has great characters, nice artwork and an atmospheric setting. It deserves its place on the Hugo Best Graphic Story shortlist this year. #hugo2019

@Andrew65 @jb72 @TheReadingMermaid

Andrew65 Well done 👏👏👏 3mo
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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I‘m going to try to work through some of the #hugo2019 nominees in the Best Graphic Novel category this weekend.

This Readathon is always good motivation at the end of the month. Even better, I can read late into the night on Sunday since Monday is a holiday for us Canadians! 🇨🇦

@Andrew65 @jb72 @TheReadingMermaid #24B4Monday

jb72 Yay for extra read time! Glad to have you join us! 3mo
Andrew65 The Readathon has come at a perfect time for you! 👍 3mo
kwmg40 @jb72 @Andrew65 Thanks for the encouragement! 3mo
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Trail of Lightning | Rebecca Roanhorse
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Finished another book for the #24B4Monday #readathon and I'm now at 12 hours and 15 minutes.

Trail of Lightning, nominated for the 2019 Hugo Best Novel award, was such a fun book to read -- great characters and interesting interweaving of Native American folklore and mythology into a post-apocalyptic world. #hugo2019 #hugoawards

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The Favourite Game | Leonard Cohen
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My current total for the #24B4Monday #readathon is 7 hours and 30 minutes, and I finished The Favourite Game, Leonard Cohen's first novel.

Being a lifelong fan of Cohen's music, I found this book interesting for its semi-autobiographical aspects. It's a coming-of-age story about a young writer/musician from Montreal.

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The Favourite Game | Leonard Cohen
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I'll do another attempt at #24B4Monday! Hope to get more Hugo Voter Packing done, with Best Novel nominee Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse. #hugoawards #hugo2019

Unfortunately, I don't have any banned books for the theme, but I am reading a book by Leonard Cohen who had another of his books (Beautiful Losers) banned.

Good luck to everyone participating!

Caterina Oh I just finished Trail of Lightning yesterday, I could hardly stop listening! It's the perfect readathon book 4mo
Caterina Good luck! 👍😊 4mo
TheReadingMermaid No worries on the theme sweetheart. It's just a suggestion. We are just happy that you are taking part and having fun 😊😁 4mo
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kwmg40 @Caterina So glad to hear you liked Trail of Lightning! I‘m really looking forward to reading it. 4mo
kwmg40 @TheReadingMermaid Thanks! I always enjoy participating in this readathon. 4mo
Andrew65 Best of luck with the readathon. 😊👍 4mo
kwmg40 @Andrew65 Thank you! Same to you! (edited) 4mo
Andrew65 @kwmg40 Thanks 😊 4mo
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Margaret Visser quotes from an 1885 etiquette book, describing the dangers of talking down to a woman. 😁

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I managed only 12 hours and 10 minutes in the #24B4Monday #readathon, but I made good progress in my Hugo Awards reading this year. I finished this very fun time-travel story by Kelly Robson (Best Novella nominee). I also finished a couple of stories from the Charlie Stross‘s Laundry Files (Best Series nominee). #hugo2019 #hugoawards

Thanks to @TheReadingMermaid and @Andrew65 for hosting!

TheReadingMermaid You made it over halfway that's fantastic!!! 👏👏🎉🎉 5mo
Andrew65 12 hours is still an excellent time over three days. Well done. 👏👏👏😊 5mo
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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I‘m going to make another attempt at #24B4Monday, and I‘m going to devote the entire time to reading from the Hugo/Campbell/Lodestar shortlist!

http://www.thehugoawards.org/2019/04/2019-hugo-award-1944-retro-hugo-award-final...

@Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid
#hugoawards #hugo2019

Andrew65 Good luck 😊👍 5mo
TheSpineView You can do it!😊 5mo
kwmg40 @Andrew65 @TheSpineView Thanks! I‘m looking forward to the weekend. 5mo
TheSpineView @kwmg40 Me too!😊 5mo
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Despite a late start to Dewey‘s #readathon, I‘ve managed to do 7 hours and 20 minutes of reading or listening to an audiobook so far.

I finished Craig Davidson‘s new book, which I highly recommend. It‘s a wonderful coming-of-age story, with elements of horror and some really beautiful passages.

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I wasn‘t going to participate in Dewey‘s #readathon because I have an out-of-town commitment that will take most of the day. However, I love this event so much and have done it for so many years that I just had to sign up. At least I can listen to an audiobook while driving, and hopefully I‘ll get to one of these books on my stack when I get home!

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Anne of Windy Poplars | Lucy Maud Montgomery
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“You can‘t have many exclamation points left,” thought Anne, “but no doubt the supply of italics is inexhaustible.”

Anne Shirley does have a way with words. This describes perfectly some conversations I‘ve had with overly dramatic people.

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I finished the #24B4Monday readathon with a total of 13 hours, 10 minutes.

I finished one book that fit the Black History Month theme, Speak No Evil by Uzodinma Iweala, which I liked very much.

I also finally got through Ken Liu‘s epic-fantasy novel set in an alternate Ancient China. It was OK but I much prefer Guy Gavriel Kay‘s River of Stars, which has a similar setting.

Thanks to @Andrew65 and @TheReadingMermaid for hosting the readathon!

Andrew65 Thanks, that‘s a great time you achieved. Well done 🙌🙌 Thanks for playing along. 😊👍👏 7mo
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Speak No Evil | Uzodinma Iweala
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Almost at 9 hours for the #24B4Monday readathon. This #TournamentOfBooks #ToB2019 selection was a good fit for the #BlackHistoryMonth theme. It‘s a powerful coming-of-age and coming-out story.

@Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid

Andrew65 A great time so far, well done. 👍🙌😊 7mo
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Speak No Evil | Uzodinma Iweala
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I‘m starting with this one for the #24B4Monday Readathon!

#ToB2019 #TournamentOfBooks

@TheReadingMermaid @Andrew65

Andrew65 Good luck with this book and the Readathon. 😊👍 7mo
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Good Omens | Gaiman, Neal
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I‘m neither young nor American but can certainly use some help in understanding pre-decimal British currency!
#OokBOokClub

Curiouser_and_curiouser Ooooohhhh, I LOVE this!!! I wish I could share it! 3mo
kwmg40 @Curiouser_and_curiouser There are loads of great bits like this in Good Omens! 3mo
Curiouser_and_curiouser @kwmg40 awesome, it's on my ever growing TBR list ;) 3mo
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Nemesis Games | James S.A. Corey
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My weekend #readathon totals were lower than I hoped for, just 8 hours 20 minutes for #24in48 and 12 hours 55 minutes for #24B4Monday. However, I did finish a couple of books, including this one, the best one yet of the 5 I‘ve read from the incredible Expanse series!

Many thanks to the readathon organizers! @24in48 @TheReadingMermaid @Andrew65

TheReadingMermaid You're welcome and you did great! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻😁🎉🎉 8mo
Andrew65 13 hours is an excellent performance. Well done. 🙌🙌🙌 8mo
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Current #readathon totals: 4 hours and 10 minutes for #24in48 and 8 hours and 45 minutes for #24B4Monday.

Just finished Tanya Talaga‘s nonfiction book about the deaths of 7 Indigenous teens in Northern Ontario. This is an incredibly powerful and disturbing story.

The book title is based on this beautiful painting by Ojibwa artist Christian Morrisseau, whose son was one of the seven who died.

TheReadingMermaid You're doing great hon! I bet you hit double-digits before the day is out 👍🏻😃👍🏻 8mo
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Good Omens | Gaiman, Neal
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These are some of the books on my #24in48 #readathon stack. More are on the e-reader.

Also started #24B4Monday yesterday and managed 4.5 hours so far. It‘s -14 Celsius outside, so staying in and reading is a good plan for the day!

Curiouser_and_curiouser What is inside that Penguin tin???? 3mo
kwmg40 @Curiouser_and_curiouser It's a mug, and it was filled with much-needed coffee! 😄 3mo
Curiouser_and_curiouser @kwmg40 Of course!! Yes, coffee very important, Penguin coffee mug.... importanter 😍 3mo
kwmg40 @Curiouser_and_curiouser Agree completely! 😁 3mo
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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I have not one but two readathons this weekend to motivate me to finish my stack of books for the month! #24B4Monday #24in48

@Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid @TheReadingMermaid

TheReadingMermaid Glad you were joining us sweetheart. I look forward to seeing your posts 🤗 8mo
Andrew65 Good luck, great to have you with us. 😊👍 8mo
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My final #25inFive total is 21 hours and 10 minutes. I didn‘t reach 25 hours but still managed to finish 3 books and got through a huge chunk of Lord of Chaos, so I‘ll call it a success! Thanks to @Andrew65 for hosting and providing encouragement!

Andrew65 That‘s wonderful, a great total and a great achievement. Thanks for playing along. 😊👍👏😍 9mo
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Census | Jesse Ball
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I‘m at 14 hours and 30 minutes for the #25inFive #readathon and just finished another book. A short, unusual and powerful father-son road-trip story, this book is on the Tournament of Books shortlist. #tob2019

Andrew65 Well done 👏👏👏 9mo
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I spent 5 hours on the train today so that helped me get my #25inFive total up to 11 hours and 30 minutes. I finished King‘s collection of Native-themed short stories, as well as a reread of a favourite, Kazuo Ishiguro‘s Never Let Me Go, this time on audio.

Andrew65 Going well. 😊 9mo
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The timing of this #25inFive readathon is great as I‘ll be spending a good number of hours on a train this weekend. Maybe I‘ll finally manage to finish Lord of Chaos!
@Andrew65

Andrew65 I love it when a plan comes together! Best of luck and thanks for playing along. 👍😊 (edited) 9mo
TheReadingMermaid Haha @Andrew65 🤣🤣🤣 9mo
Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid Pleased to see you spotted my quote! 9mo
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TheReadingMermaid @Andrew65 A-Team baby! Yeah!!! 9mo
Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid Got to love Hannibal Smith! 9mo
TheReadingMermaid @Andrew65 Murdock is my fav 😜 9mo
TheReadingMermaid @Andrew65 😜😵🤪 9mo
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A planetary scientist working on the Voyager mission tells her daughters that their births were based on the alignment of the planets! 😄

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The Confusion | Neal Stephenson
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I only managed to read 7 hours and listen to 4 hours of an audiobook for the #24B4Monday readathon. However, I finally finished this 900-page tome which I‘d been working on for the past couple of months, so I‘d say the weekend was a success! Thanks to @TheReadingMermaid and @Andrew65 for hosting.

TheReadingMermaid Still a very good reading time. I'm sure you'll do better next month too 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 10mo
Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid Well done on a great effort 👍😊👏, thanks for playing along and well done on finishing that chunkster. 😁 10mo
Kristelh Did you like it? This is one of my favorite authors. 9mo
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kwmg40 @Kristelh I did like it, though not as much as Quicksilver. I‘m a huge Stephenson fan too. In case the different username threw you off, I‘m mathgirl40 at LibraryThing who ran the Stephenson group read. 😀 9mo
Kristelh Oh, good to know. Have you read Reamde? Seveneves? 9mo
kwmg40 @Kristelh I‘ve not read Reamde yet but I loved Seveneves. 9mo
Kristelh I really enjoyed Reamde. There is a bit of everything in that one. 9mo
kwmg40 @Kristelh Good to know. It‘s definitely on my wishlist now! 9mo
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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My new e-reader arrived yesterday to replace my battered old one! I‘m thinking that the #24B4Monday readathon will be the perfect excuse for spending loads of time with it this weekend.

@Andrew65 @TheReadingMermaid

TheReadingMermaid Perfect!💖 10mo
Andrew65 Great timing and good luck with the Readathon. 👍😊 10mo
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Night Watch | Sergei Lukyanenko
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Dewey‘s #readathon final update: I spent about 7 hours reading and finished The Haunting of Hill House. I also got partway through Night Watch, a Russian urban fantasy story featuring vampires.

Thanks to the readathon organizers! It was so nice to finally have a day to devote to reading and other book-related activities!

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Haunting of Hill House | Shirley Jackson
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Dewey‘s #readathon update: I‘ve managed about 5 hours of reading so far. I finished The Haunting of Hill House, which is wonderfully creepy, probably the best haunted house book I‘ve ever read!

4thhouseontheleft It‘s such an awesome book! I‘m still on the fence about checking out the Netflix adaptation, it seems to be a very, very loose adaptation. 11mo
TheReadingMermaid @4thhouseontheleft I don't think it's a true adaptation of the book at all. They're like two separate entities. However I have to say that the show was really good even though it was not by the book. 11mo
Geeklet I haven‘t been able to stop thinking about the book since I finished it this week. It‘s soooooo good. 11mo
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kwmg40 @Geeklet I know what you mean! This story is going to stay with me for quite a while. 11mo
kwmg40 @4thhouseontheleft @TheReadingMermaid Thanks for the warning that the adaptation is not so faithful. I‘ll probably watch it anyhow as I‘ve seen a lot of praise for it. 11mo
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Haunting of Hill House | Shirley Jackson
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I‘ve been away from Litsy for a while but thought I‘d try to get back into the swing of things with Dewey‘s #readathon tomorrow. I‘ve got my spooky Halloween themed books all ready to go!

EadieB I saw your post on LibraryThing. I‘m doing the Dewey Readathon too! 11mo
kwmg40 @EadieB Good luck with the readathon tomorrow! 11mo
EadieB @kwmg40 Good luck to you too! Your books look interesting. I read and enjoyed (edited) 11mo
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Penguin Knitting Book | James Norbury
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I love these postcards that I picked up at the Penguin store in Toronto! I‘ll be including some of these in my #BookCrossing mailings. #PenguinClassics

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Saga, Volume 6 | Brian K Vaughan
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Unfortunately, I couldn‘t start Dewey‘s #readathon until late in the day, but I did manage to get an hour of reading in, as well as an hour of audiobook time.

I finished the 6th book in this incredibly good space-opera series. I so love the gorgeous artwork of Fiona Staples!

TricksyTails YESSSSSSS!!! 💙💙💙 1y
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LibraryThing as a library service | Aina Manso Santolaria
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I‘ve been a #LibraryThing member since 2009! I‘m thrilled to see new members here from LT and I also encourage my Litsy friends to try out LT. I hang out mostly in the 2018 Category Challenge group and I also host the BookCrossing Challenge group there.

SqueakyChu Tee hee! It‘s fun to find you here!! 😃. #LitsyonLT #BookCrossing (edited) 1y
kwmg40 @SqueakyChu Yes, we BookCrossers show up all over the place, don‘t we? 😄 1y
SqueakyChu @kwmg40 Indeed! LOL 1y
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Saga Vol. 5 | Brian K. Vaughan
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I started the next volume of Saga during yesterday‘s #comicthon and finished it today. I love the artwork of Fiona Staples. Such great characters, especially Ghüs!

TricksyTails Ghüs! ??? 2y
kwmg40 @TricksyTails Yes, so adorable! I should try to figure out how to make a knitted Ghüs. 2y
TricksyTails That would be AH-MAY-ZING!! Do it! Do it! Do it!! 👏😆 2y
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kwmg40 @TricksyTails Might take me some time to figure it out. I did manage to make a knitted Data (Star Trek) Sock Monkey once. 😄 2y
TricksyTails That‘s awesome! I have full faith in you! I can‘t wait to see knitted Ghüs! ?? 2y
UrsulaMonarch Knitted Ghus!!!! @well.read.panda ! 2y
kwmg40 @TricksyTails @UrsulaMonarch Guess I‘ll have to get going on this project soon! 😄😨 2y
Teipu That character looks so cute! Nice to see another Bookcrosser here ^^ I'm VintageVanguard on Bookcrossing 2y
kwmg40 @Teipu Great to see you here, and of course I recognize your BC name from bookrings and other exchanges! 2y
SqueakyChu So who are other BookCrossers here on Litsy? I want to follow them!! 1y
kwmg40 @SqueakyChu Just use the tag #bookcrossing and you‘ll find some fellow BCers! 1y
SqueakyChu @kwmg40 Thanks! 1y
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This is an interesting take on Agatha Christie‘s life story — a graphic novel in which she interacts with several of her famous characters. I expect Christie fans will enjoy this book and also appreciate the many references to specific works of hers.

#comicthon

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Satellite | Nick Lake
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This was an excellent YA novel featuring lots of interesting detail about space technology but also a heartwarming look at family relationships.

It was a nice coincidence that I finished it on the day of the Falcon Heavy launch. It made be appreciate this astounding and inspiring feat of engineering even more!

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Where the Bodies Are Buried | Christopher Brookmyre
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I thoroughly enjoyed this hard boiled mystery set in Glasgow. I especially liked the two main characters, Detective Superintendent Catherine Macleod and private investigator Jasmine Sharp. This was my first Brookmyre and I‘m eager to read more.

At this point, I‘m up to 6 hours of reading and 7 hours of audiobook time for the #24in48 readathon.

rabbitprincess 👏🏻👏🏻😄 2y
kwmg40 @rabbitprincess Thanks for the recommendation!! 2y
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Great Expectations | Charles Dickens
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I managed 2 hours of reading plus 4 hours of listening to Red Rising on audiobook yesterday. Today I have great (or at least, greater) expectations for the #24in48 readathon!

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I‘d read Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys, Cherry Ames and Tricia Belden when I was a kid but my favourite juvenile mystery series by far was the Three Investigators. I loved following the adventures of Jupiter, Pete and Bob!
#ThrowbackReadathon

TK-421 I think I read The Stuttering Parrot when I was around 10 or 11! 2y
kwmg40 @TK-421 I was around that age too when I discovered the Three Investigators! 2y
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Rendezvous in Black | Cornell Woolrich
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It‘s strange to hear The Smiths playing in the background while reading a book that has Johnny Marr and Morrissey as characters.

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Pachinko | Min Jin Lee
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Finished another on the #tob2018 list which also fits prompt #9 of the #readharder challenge.

I enjoyed this historical family saga that explores the lives of ethnic Koreans living in Japan. The characters are appealing, though some are not believable as they are so very good and unselfish!

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Chew Vol. 4: Flamb?e | John Layman
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Another great instalment in the Chew series! Tony‘s twin sister plays a larger role in this volume and Poyo makes another appearance.
#letsgetgraphicweeklongmarathon

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Saga Volume 4 | Brian K Vaughan
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I‘m late getting to the #letsgetgraphicweeklongmarathon, but I‘m hoping to squeeze in a few reads before the week is done.

This is another solid instalment in the excellent Saga series featuring great space opera and terrific artwork. This one ends with a real cliffhanger so I‘ll need to find Volume 5 soon.

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My husband indulged my love of #PenguinClassics!

I wish my Litsy friends happy and peaceful times with family and friends during the holiday season!

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History of Reading | Alberto Manguel
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What every book hoarder needs: a caravan of camels trained to walk in alphabetical order. 🐪🐪🐪

jenniferw88 Going to have to send this to my friend who isn't on Litsy! 2y
kwmg40 @jenniferw88 I had to share this with some non-Litsy friends too! 2y
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Hag-Seed | Margaret Atwood
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I‘m sending this book out on a #BookCrossing journey because I want to share it with other readers. It‘s a brilliant retelling of The Tempest!

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I really enjoyed this fantasy novel set in a tiny rural village. As well as a large number of interesting characters and creatures, Czerneda gives us magic, dragons, romance and pies. 🥧

StaceyKondla A fellow Bookcrosser!! And Julie Czerneda is truly a fantastic author 😊 2y
kwmg40 @StaceyKondla I‘m mathgirl40 at BookCrossing. A number of Calgary BC books have come my way in the past years. 😀 Also, as much as I like Julie Czerneda‘s fantasy, I‘m even more excited about trying her sci-fi books! 2y
StaceyKondla @kwmg40 - I'm Minerva101 and we've swapped many books! Happy to connect with you here on Litsy 😊 2y
kwmg40 @StaceyKondla Yes, definitely wonderful to connect with long-time BookCrossing friends! 2y
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