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Friend Request | Laura Marshall
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Madison91
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Mehso-so

A decent book but wouldn‘t recommend

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Staci
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Pickpick

Friend Request was a good book. I liked it.

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DarkMina
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I am posting a book every day from my TBR collection.

Day 11:

#tbrpiles #bookstoread

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LazyOwl
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Pickpick

Just finished my first #bookspinbingo read and my first #WinterGames2020 read.

Solid 4 stars. I didn't see the ending coming and this was an IRL book club read, so hopefully there will be some good discussion.

Also part of #readyourwayreadathon

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@TheAromaofBooks @StayCurious @TheSpineView

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TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 4y
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hes7
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My #BookSpinBingo board is ready! My goal is to check off all these books for #Scarathlon #TeamSlaughter. 🤞🏻

#BookSpin = Friend Request
#DoubleSpin = Anxious People

Clwojick Awesome!! 🥳🎉 4y
AmyK1 I loved Anxious People! 4y
Read4life So many great books on this! #TeamSlaughter 4y
TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! Looks fantastic!!! 4y
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Michellesibs
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Mehso-so

This was a perfectly fine thriller. The usual formula of two timelines, one present day one flashback, twists, turns, the reveal.

Im not the biggest fan of dual timelines as I generally find myself more interested in one that the other and that was definitely the case here. I was much more interested in the flashbacks, the present day timeline struggled to hold my attention.

3 stars

keys_on_fire Great review! 4y
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Victoriahoperose
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Mehso-so

A bit slow and predictable for my liking. Had a hard time staying interested in this one. I would have liked more originality!

Klou I have this one. Haven't read it yet. I've heard this same opinion for this book quite a bit. Not very reassuring. 4y
Victoriahoperose @Klou yea I was a kinda disappointed. But that‘s okay. On to the next one 😊 4y
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MySharonaK
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Got this from the library today, I wonder if it‘s any good🤔

Enchanted_Bibliophile I found it a bit predictable and slow 5y
ljuliel M..m..mmm...mmmm...My Sharona !!! ( sorry, I can‘t resist. ). Every time I see your name, that song starts playing in my head. 😁. I like it. 🎶 5y
MySharonaK @ljuliel I like it that it brings the song to your head! 💙🎸 5y
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ljuliel Not to be nosy, but were your parents of the late 70s, early 80s ? That‘s when the song first came out. 5y
MySharonaK @ljuliel I was born late 80s but I guess the song was still on their mind 😂 5y
ljuliel They may have been young teens when the song came out . I‘ve never heard anyone else with that name ! At least it‘s original ! 5y
MySharonaK @ljuliel and I always get karaoke dedications 🙃 5y
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Ambl1966
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Pickpick

Highly entertaining, good read. Took me back to the 80s, god I love nostalgia. Quite gripping, a bit of a page turner.

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BibliOHIOphile
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Just started this today, enjoying it so far. Anyone else read it? #thriller #newbook #friendrequest #coffee #saturdaymorning

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ShelleyBooksie
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Pickpick

Good suspense novel! I enjoyed the ending.

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Slajaunie
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Saw this at B&N. Looks good!

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BarkingMadRead
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Finished my #socialmediafocus book for #booked2019 this was an easy read! So good and a great ending! Not sure what I‘m reading next! @BarbaraTheBibliophage @Cinfhen @4thhouseontheleft

Cinfhen You‘re knocking them off quickly 👏🏻👏🏻 5y
BarkingMadRead Thanks @Cinfhen I have a lot of uninterrupted reading time 5y
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BarkingMadRead
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Today‘s #wellnesswednesday sponsored by @tdrosebud thanks so much again!!! #selfcare

tdrosebud 😁👍 You are very welcome! 5y
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BarkingMadRead
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Starting my social media focus book while I‘m volunteering at the book store today. #rainydayreading #socialmediafocus #booked2019

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Enchanted_Bibliophile
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Panpan

This was a bit of a struggle to me, the pacing was a bit off, and the overall experience of this book kind of took away the awe at the revelation part.
I felt totally drained; and by the part that should have mattered I just didn't care anymore and just wanted everything to end already.

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Cathythoughts
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Pickpick

#Booked2019 #SocialMediaFocus ⭐️⭐️

I really enjoyed this on audio.... the first 3/4ths very good.
But, I found the last quarter very disappointing 🙁.... still it‘s a pick for the most part. Just wasn‘t feeling the ending at all 🤷🏻‍♀️. probably somewhere between a pick & a so-so , as it started off well

That‘s one ✅for Spring #Booked2019

Cinfhen Thanks for your review!! I think I‘m going to keep looking for a different choice. I think this one that was suggested by @saresmoore @batsy 5y
batsy Sounds interesting...too bad the ending was a bit of a bummer. 5y
batsy I haven't read Sympathy yet @Cinfhen but I have it stacked because of @saresmoore 😉 5y
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Cinfhen Oh!!! Well, that‘s close enough @batsy 😘 5y
erzascarletbookgasm Too bad the ending was a disappointment..but another ✔️ off the list! 5y
Cathythoughts @erzascarletbookgasm it was v good in parts. And exactly ✅😘 5y
TrishB Think I have this one and Sympathy and this one. So it will probably end up something else entirely!! @Cinfhen 5y
Cathythoughts @TrishB this one is worth a try ... ♥️👍🏻 5y
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Cathythoughts
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#LitsyWalkers I wasn‘t on audio on my walk ... but I am listening to this one on audio for #socialmediafocus & I‘m really enjoying it 👍🏻

Cathythoughts I don‘t know how long the walk was ... but it was over an hour 👍🏻 5y
Kaye Great job, Cathy. You got out and got moving. 👍🏼. . It‘s always nice to see your photos with green in them ! I‘m hoping our snow melts enough to see the grass this week. 5y
Cathythoughts @kaye thanks Julie, it‘s great to get out & get some air in the lungs 💚💚 5y
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Kaye Yes it is. Nothing like getting outside and taking a walk. Seeing the sights. Listening to the birds. Watching the sky. We sometimes forget to notice the things around us all the time. 5y
LauraBeth This looks like a pretty place to walk! 5y
Cathythoughts @LauraBeth we have some lovely walks where we live... 👍🏻💚 5y
DarcysMom Looks like a great walking location! 5y
Cathythoughts @DarcysMom yes! Some great walks here 👍🏻💚💙 5y
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Cathythoughts
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Audio cleaning this morning ... #Socialmediafocus

RadicalReader @Cathythoughts how are you liking it? 5y
Cathythoughts @RadicalReader I‘m loving it 👍🏻♥️... the audio is great 5y
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Ange44
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I hit 22 hours! That‘s it for me, I didn‘t make 24, but I did beat my time from last year, so that‘s good enough! #24in48 #24in48readathon

GypsyKat Well done!!! 👏📚🎉 5y
Megabooks 🎉📚🎉📚🎉🥳🥳🎊 5y
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DaNae.Gr
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Completed my #ReadingChallenge of 10 books this year! #Goodreads #Booked

Pearrr 🎊🎊🎉🎉🎉🎉🎊🎊 6y
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DaNae.Gr
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Almost scary how little convincing it took for me to get a #Kindle - hope I like it!

Nute I just bought a Kindle Fire. I am hoping the same thing as you...I hope that I like it. 6y
DaNae.Gr @Nute I love my kindle so so sooooo much! 🤣 6y
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DaNae.Gr
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Book #10 - will definitely be surpassing my reading goal for the year. I‘m #booked 📚

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Hollyreadsalot
Friend Request | Laura Marshall
Mehso-so

Ok, I finished it... Didn‘t love it. It was an ok read. Bummed because I had heard people rave about it.

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Hollyreadsalot
Friend Request | Laura Marshall
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Been reading this all week. Taking way too long because I‘ve been so busy! This is how I get to sneak in a chapter or two... in the car! #worklife

Chelleo Welcome to Litsy! Hope these #Litsytips by @RaimeyGallant http://bit.ly/litsytips and #LitsyHowTo videos: goo.gl/UrCpoU are helpful. There‘s so many fun things to do: book exchanges, buddy reads, photo challenges and more! Check out @LitsyHappenings for details. #LitsyWelcomeWagon 6y
RaimeyGallant Welcome! 6y
Eggs Welcome to Litsy 👋🏻🌸 6y
DebinHawaii Welcome to Litsy! 🎉📚👍Hope you are enjoying it here! 6y
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krissylovesbooks75
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Pickpick

This was a pretty decent book with a compelling backstory dealing with high school bullying. Amazing how close to real life a fiction book can be. Definitely enjoyed it!

Jhullie I enjoyed this too. Thought provoking. 6y
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krissylovesbooks75
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Perks of working at a bookstore (except for the whole retail/nasty customer aspect): I recently received an advanced reader copy of the book Baby Teeth in the mail. Fast-forward to last week when I finished the book and decided to email the person in charge of it. She emailed me right back, we conversed a few times, and BOOM she says she's sending me a care package. Yesterday, I received all of these!! I am ONE. HAPPY. GIRL ❤❤❤

keys_on_fire Awesome!! 6y
LibLib That‘s awesome but can we back up? Who is being a nasty customer in a book store? That is the happiest place on earth, what is there to be grumpy about!?!? 🤨 6y
AmyG Nice! 6y
krissylovesbooks75 @LibLib the amount of nasty customers would probably surprise you. It's usually people who aren't regulars or are just stopping in to waste time. That being said, at the store I work in, we have some awesome regulars and customers that make the job fun...those are the ones that keep me going. Besides my amazing co-workers of course! 6y
LibLib @krissylovesbooks75 I guess there are just grumpy people everywhere, sorry about that! Glad you have other great customers and fantabulous co-workers! That really does make the difference. 6y
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AndLamb83
Friend Request | Laura Marshall
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Breaking in my new #KindleOasis with Friend Request to hop off the memoir train I've been on. I've heard good and bad things about this book. I'm almost to the halfway point and it's slow at times but still keeping my attention. I imagine something big will come to a head eventually. Have you read it? Thoughts? #SummerReads #Bookworm #Bibliophile #Thrillers

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Forgetmenot
Friend Request | Laura Marshall
Pickpick

What a brilliant book if you like a psychological thriller this is one for the reading shelf. Out of the blue Louise receives a friends request from a girl that went missing in her final school year. what does the request mean. All the events of 1989 come back to haunt Louise can she face the person that she was then. How has what happened in 1989 affected Life. This book explores the power of peer pressure and gives lots of food for thought

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Gizmo86
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Mehso-so

The premise of this was like a film I've seen of the same name but set in England. The book was OK, there were parts that were quite good and made you want to keep reading,then there were others that seemed quite pointless. There were no characters that you could really empahathise with or particularly like- I found them to be whiney and insipid or abrasive and inconsistent. The end was disappointing, there could've been so much more done with it.

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Gizmo86
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A perfect way to spend an afternoon... my other half is distracted with the football and I get 90 minutes to myself to read 📚🍺

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Miznanner
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Princess Jubi loves sleeping *on* things:
Books, magazines, junk mail, bags. Today it is a copy of the new Lisa Jewell - keeping it warm while I finish up my April Kindle First selection, Friend Request. Pretty good and oddly enough it reminds me of a Lisa Jewell novel!

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Chocamanda
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Are you only as good as the worst thing you've done? Louise, a divorced mother of one, receives a FB friend request from a girl who was killed 25 years before, or was she? Friend Request is a mystery-thriller that focuses on bullying among teenaged girls. The narrative alternates between the POV of teen and adult Louise, which showst what kind of people become bullies, and how that can either define them, or make them into a better adult

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blondie
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Reading and YouTube time 🖤

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blondie
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Listening to music, drinking tea and reading. I'm hoping this will help make me tired.
I hope everyone is having a good night. 💙

readordierachel Sounds lovely! And I love your mug ❤ 6y
ofbooksandme Amazing mug 😍 6y
JessClark78 Love the mug. 🖤 6y
bibliophiliac Sounds perfect. Love the mug! 6y
GrilledCheeseSamurai The mug! 😍😍 6y
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BookishBrooklyn
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Pickpick

My full review can be found here on my blog; https://brooklynthebookworm.wordpress.com/2018/03/22/book-review-friend-request-...

This was utterly twisted - I couldn't have predicted the immense emotions and rage I felt when reading this! In no sense was it predictable, and I was constantly kept guessing!

Sophoclessweetheart Your candle sounds dreamy!! 6y
BookishBrooklyn @Wanderingwithwords it's one of my favourite scents - I'm reluctant to burn it 😂 from CreativeChapters on etsy 😊 6y
Sophoclessweetheart Ooh! Where are they based? Xx 6y
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Mrsjarv
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Maria is dead. Isn‘t she? #thriller Current read!

SharonAlger I can‘t wait to read this one ❤️ 6y
Mrsjarv I‘ve heard really mixed reviews, so far it‘s a little slow paced but something about it is making me want to keep reading! 6y
Mrsjarv So this wasn‘t very exciting and I just found it slow and a bit dull. It was meant to be a thriller but took 200 pages to get going and then the plot was just a little too cheesy and nothing particularly thrilling about it. (edited) 6y
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Jemgirl2014
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Panpan

One word. HORRIBLE!

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guinsgirlreads
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My floating TBR shelves (amongst the many TBRs I own.. 🤫🙈) #shelfie #riotgrams #bookstagram

RadicalReader @Caffienequeen one can never enjoy enough books always able to take you to worlds far beyond your imagination 6y
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