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MrsV

MrsV

Joined July 2016

Some nights I would rather read than sleep.
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I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy
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Election | Tom Perrotta
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Waiting for my library hold for the sequel comes through.

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Our Wives Under the Sea | Julia Armfield
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Mehso-so

I liked this one more than I didn‘t, but not as much as I thought I would.

BarbaraBB I felt so too! 4w
Megabooks Same 4w
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Our Wives Under the Sea | Julia Armfield
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Hoping to finish this either tonight or tomorrow. #camplitsy.

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A very good psychological thriller. Truly had no idea what was going on until I finally figured out the big twist. Thoroughly enjoyed this one!

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2/2 for this months #camplitsy reads! I‘m so glad I decided to participate in this, this summer.

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Mehso-so

I love their writing, and have enjoyed their other books. I didn‘t hate the book, and I was ok with the couple individually just not together. Can‘t wait for the #camplitsy discussion.

BarbaraBB Already looking forward to it while I haven‘t even started the book! 3mo
Megabooks I‘m looking forward to to it as well! 3mo
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The Idiot | Elif Batuman
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Thanks to #camplitsy finally read this one off the never ending TBR. Can‘t wait to read the sequel next month!

BarbaraBB Happy you enjoyed it! 3mo
squirrelbrain I too just read this thanks to #camplitsy! 3mo
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I love when a book teaches something knew. I had no idea of the issues this book talk about. Cannot wait to discuss the 1st half Saturday for #camplitsy.

squirrelbrain Looking forward to your thoughts! 3mo
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Next up for #camplitsy

squirrelbrain Enjoy! I‘m hoping to start it this week too. 4mo
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Thanks to #camplitsy! Not sure if I would have picked this one up on my own. Absolutely loved it. Can‘t wait for the discussion on the 2nd half!!

squirrelbrain Looking forward to your thoughts on Saturday. 4mo
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Got the last 6 chapters/short stories(?) to read! Hoping to finish tonight if not tomorrow. #camplitsy

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Book Lovers | Emily Henry
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My birthday was last month, and I got a gift certificate to Barnes and Noble. Picked up these for some easy pool/beach reads.

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Reading by the pool. Loving this so far. #camplitsy

BarbaraBB I thought the first half was so good! 4mo
MrsV @BarbaraBB me too. Loving it so far. Hope to finish tonight. 4mo
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Elena Knows | Claudia Pieiro
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Books read this month. Favorite is tagged.

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I did really like the book, but I wish it were a bit longer to explain more of the background elements and spirits of the story.

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Lover Arisen | J. R. Ward
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April‘s reads

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The Shame | Makenna Goodman
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Starting the weekend with a new book!

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Death in Her Hands | Ottessa Moshfegh
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My read for tonight.

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I KNOW WHO YOU ARE PB | ALICE. FEENEY
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I thought I figured out the big twist a little about half way through, then thought it would be too “twisted” to be right. But, turns out I was right. 😳

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I KNOW WHO YOU ARE PB | ALICE. FEENEY
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Taking these physical books, and a Kindle full for a week long family beach vacation. About an 10 to 11 hour long drive each way, so I should have plenty to read.

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Liked this one more than I was expecting to. Trigger warnings all around.

BookishMarginalia I can‘t with that cover 😖😖😖 1y
wanderinglynn I agree with you @BookishMarginalia 😳😱 1y
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#AuthorAMonth I can‘t express how maddening this story is. All too often this situation played out this way. I‘m ashamed I put off Baldwin‘s works until now, but so happy to correct this. 5 ⭐️

@Soubhiville

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Dept. of Speculation | Jenny Offill
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Finished this morning just in time to return to the library before the due date. Love that I‘m “rediscovering” my love of libraries.

Clare-Dragonfly 🥰libraries 🥰 1y
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Made for Love | Alissa Nutting
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About to curl up and finish this one. Then going to watch the series just in time for the Books and Beers event tomorrow night!

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Topeka School | Ben Lerner
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After 60ish pages, this just isn‘t grabbing my attention. Going to have to bail on it, at least for now.

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Peach Cobbler Murder | Joanne Fluke
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I like this cozy series overall. Yes, they are pretty predictable, but they are perfect palette cleansers for me between more “serious” reads.

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Peach Cobbler Murder | Joanne Fluke
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Nice night for the fire pit.

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Tin Man | Sarah Winman
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1st book of June finished. 4 ⭐️

sprainedbrain Loved that one! 1y
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Picked my books out for #14books14weeks2021. Then I noticed I had one extra 🤷🏻‍♀️

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The Nature of Witches | Rachel Griffin
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Clare is a rare Everwitch, the first in a hundred years. Her magic can be tied to every season, whereas other witches magic is strongest in their season. Every time she tries to gain control of her magic together with other witches, it targets and hurts those she loves the most. Other witches are being depleted of their magic and dying trying to control the atmosphere where unpredictable temperatures and storms are happening. She must get control.

MrsV This was a review of an ARC through NetGalley. Out 6/1 1y
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The Nature of Witches | Rachel Griffin
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My favorite quote

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The Nature of Witches | Rachel Griffin
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Trying to get through this one before release day.

#ARC

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February | Lisa Moore
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February reads.

The Handmaid‘s Tale was a reread. A very good month, because I loved them all!

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Abrams True Crime | Abrams, Elizabeth Kendall
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I could never imagine being so closely associated with a serial killer! I had to remind myself a couple of times, that she didn‘t have all the information about Bundy as we do today.

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Up next!

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January reads!

All in all, not a bad month. Wanted to get through one more, but looks like February wii get off to a quick start.

P.S. I‘m very jealous of you guys who can read 10-20 or more books in a month. I am in awe!!

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The Sun Down Motel | Simone St. James
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Liking this one so far.

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Wilder Girls | Rory Power
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4 ⭐️

Another good suggestion from @Clare-Dragonfly

#newyearwhodis

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Wilder Girls | Rory Power
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Diving into this one next! #NewYearWhoDis

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The Things She's Seen | Ambelin Kwaymullina
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1st read of the New Year finished!! 1st 5 ⭐️ read of the year. Thank so much to @Clare-Dragonfly for the great suggestion!!

Clare-Dragonfly Yay! Glad you liked it so much! 😄 3y
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The Things She's Seen | Ambelin Kwaymullina
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Book 1 of the New Year

Clare-Dragonfly 🙌🏻 3y
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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Fast paced thriller with good twists to keep you on your toes. A few were predictable, and the racist language was not needed, but all in all a good read.

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New Year Resolutions | Kath Beattie
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#NewYearWhoDis

@Clare-Dragonfly recommends these!

If I have some time, I also want to read Gather the Daughters, but if I don‘t get to it next month, I‘ll add it sometime this year!

NeedsMoreBooks Reading Atwood now. Completed The Things She‘s Seen, it is interesting 3y
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Excited about this one!

@monalyisha

Clare-Dragonfly Hi buddy! 😄 3y
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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Started this one last night. Curling up with this today while awaiting our own Snowmageddon.

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Digging into this one tonight!

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Dare Me: A Novel | Megan Abbott
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3.25 ⭐️

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Passing on this one for now. Just getting out of the hugest book slump of my life, and I‘m just not getting into it. Maybe I‘ll be in a better frame of mind for it at another time.

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Celebrate Thanksgiving | Elizabeth Lawrence
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Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Have a great day!

Bookzombie Happy Thanksgiving! 🍁🦃 🍂 3y
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1. Reading as much of tagged book as possible before it‘s returned to the library.

2. Not really, sadly.