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Booked: The Last 150 Years Told through Mug Shots | Giacomo Papi
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Every year twelve million Americans are arrested and photographed by the police. In many ways, mug shots are our history. Using a dazzling selection of mug shots that are arrestingly raw in their starkness and strangely eloquent in their simplicity, this absorbing, humorous, often bewildering collection sheds a whole new light on our rebellious century. From political icons Martin Luther King Jr.and Angela Davis, to A-list celebrities Hugh Grant and 50 Cent, from killer Ted Kaczynski to the actor who aided in Abraham Lincolns assassination, from prisoners of Auschwitz to a bearded Saddam Hussein, all of them declare a simple truth: The last 150 years told through police photography is truly an alternative history. Author Giacomo Papis brisk and insightful commentary enlightens us with intriguing backstories and little-known facts. A feast for the eyes and the mind, Booked presents an ingenious and utterly unique snapshot of our times.
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suzie.reads
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Nearly finished the winter section of the #Booked2020 reading challenge 😊 I know which books I'm reading for the final two prompts aswell👍🏼

BarkingMadRun I‘m down to my last two as well, I am halfway through one of them, and will finish the last one in February I think 6d
suzie.reads @BarkingMadRun 👍🏼 I will probably read my other two in Feb. It's a great challenge, read books I wouldn't normally read 🙂 6d
BarkingMadRun Yes!! I‘ve gotten creative already with this first set, I love the challenge 6d
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MicheleinPhilly
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Would you look at that? I actually completed a reading challenge. That‘s not likely to ever happen again. Thanks for a year of great prompts, ladies! #booked2019

TrishB Yay 🎉🎉 1mo
Cathythoughts Well done ❤️👍🏻 1mo
Bookzombie Great job! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 1mo
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Nute Right on! 1mo
Cinfhen Woohoo 🙌🏻 🎉🍾💕 4w
BarbaraTheBibliophage Go you!! ♥️📚👊🏻 4w
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peaknit
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Trying a new challenge! #booked2020

TrishB I‘m doing it too. Enjoyed last years. 👍🏻 1mo
Cinfhen Woohoo 🙌🏻 🎊🍾so excited you‘re joining us!!!! 1mo
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Marni
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Excited to attempt this challenge for year 3!! Quick question for @Cinfhen @4thhouseontheleft @BarbaraTheBibliophage Is there a goodreads group for this challenge yet? #booked2020

BarbaraTheBibliophage There will be!! I‘m soooo behind! 😘 1mo
Cinfhen 💜📚🧡📚💚📚 1mo
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throwmeabook
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Signed up for the #Booked2020 challenge again! Thanks @Cinfhen @BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft for organizing and hosting this awesome reading challenge. 💕📚🏆

BarbaraTheBibliophage Yay!! So glad you‘re joining in! 👊🏻📚♥️ 2mo
Cinfhen Glad you‘re joining us ♥️Thanks for posting and sharing 😁 2mo
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ValkyrieAndHerBooks
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@Cinfhen @BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft
Just signed up for #Booked2020! So excited for this coming year! If you think you might want to participate too, here's the link to the Google Form:
https://tinyurl.com/y62p9fxs
This is gonna be fun!

BarbaraTheBibliophage Yay! So happy you‘re joining in—and thanks for sharing the link! 👊🏻📚♥️ 2mo
MidnightBookGirl I'll check this out! 2mo
Cinfhen Yay @MidnightBookGirl ❣️❣️❣️Thanks for the shoutout 😌so glad you‘re joining us #Booked2020 2mo
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MolliesaurusRex
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All signed up and planning out books for the prompts! Hopefully I can stay more on track with this one.🤦🏻‍♀️ #booked2020

Cinfhen Yay!! Let the planning begin 😁 3mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Awesome—give it a go! 👊🏻♥️📚 3mo
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LitsyHappenings
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Repost for @Cinfhen :

We‘re SO excited to share our 3rd annual reading challenge #Booked2020❣️
As usual, there are 24 prompts broken into 4 quarters/seasons. You are free to read in any order you wish. Just one book per prompt, please.

*New this Year* the last week of each quarter you MUST post & tag us with your completed prompts in order to be eligible for the quarterly drawing.

Questions ~ ask away
Sign up: https://tinyurl.com/y62p9fxs

marleed Does this mean you read throughout the quarter but wait until the last week of that quarter to post about that book with the booked2020 hashtag - meaning no booked2020 hashtag until the last week of the quarter? 3mo
Cinfhen No @marleed We STILL would LOVE to see what you‘re reading/ have read but those posts are no longer counting as an “official” entry post. It became too overwhelming checking & logging every day so now we are ONLY recording “wrap up posts “ as “official” entry posts for Quarterly Drawings. Thanks for asking!!!!! (edited) 3mo
marleed Oh, I get it - thanks! This will be my first time participating in this challenge- I‘m excited! 3mo
AmyG Omg....it‘s here! Thank you. I have one book left for 2019...and then I can start figuring this out. I think my favorite part is finding books for the prompts. 3mo
IamIamIam Whoo hoo!!!! Just signed up!!! Thanks so much for running this challenge! It's so easily managed that I don't feel any pressure, except when it comes to #LiteraryMammograms. 😂😘 @cinfhen @BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft 3mo
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TheReadingMermaid
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TheReadingMermaid Getting a head start 5mo
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ShelfRighteous Hoping to finish this today! 5mo
CogsOfEncouragement The second cozy mystery in the Annabelle Archer series 5mo
Oldschool_millenial I'm on the second story in this collection, which is called "Mountain" 5mo
mellissimo I will start my grandpas favourite book: 5mo
emmaturi I am starting A Good Girl's Guide to Murder 5mo
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britt_brooke
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Exercised this morning, attended my local Moms Demand Action rally, then a soccer festival with my little family (though not for long, it‘s ungodly hot out). Now, I‘m booked! 🤓📚🍺 #booked #cheers

Myhusbandhatesreading LOVE IT!! ❤️❤️ 5mo
Eyelit Yes!! 5mo
Sungirl79 Love it!! 5mo
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Dawnrod1970 Love it! 5mo
brit91 Love it!😍📚 5mo
Megabooks Love it! Glad you support Moms Demand!! 💜💜 5mo
Julsmarshall What a great day! And ❤️❤️ Moms Demand! 5mo
ju.ca.no Awesome😍 5mo
britt_brooke @Megabooks @Julsmarshall It‘s an amazing group! ♥️♥️♥️ 5mo
Reviewsbylola Sounds like a great weekend! 5mo
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hes7
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I finished up the spring prompts for #Booked2019 yesterday! 🙌🏻

- #NightOrientedTitle: The Saturday Evening Girls Club
- #CliFi: Oryx and Crake
- #IndigenousAuthor: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
- #FeaturesAMusician: Sing a New Song
- #SocialMediaFocus: You
- #FoodOrBeverageOnCover: The Cupcake Queen

thereadingowlvina Wow! Congrats!!! 7mo
Cinfhen Those cupcakes 🧁 😋great job on completing the #Spring prompts 💪🏼 7mo
Pamwurtzler Nice! 7mo
BooknerdsLife That‘s Awesome! Congratulations 👏🏼👏🏼🎉🎉 7mo
4thhouseontheleft Great job! That cupcake cover is making me hungry. 😋 7mo
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BarbaraBB
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Yes! I finished my Spring reads for #Booked2019!

🔹 Night oriented: Nothing holds back the night
🔹 Cli-Fi: The Wall
🔹 Indigenous Author: Moon of the crusted snow
🔹 Musician: Daisy Jones and the Six
🔹 Social Media: Mrs Fletcher
🔹 Food or beverage: Seating arrangements

The Summer quarter will be an out of my comfort zone one, but I am looking forward to it!

Crazeedi 👏👏❣ 8mo
4thhouseontheleft Way to go!! 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 Oooh, cool challenge!! Great job!! 8mo
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BarbaraTheBibliophage Great job! 8mo
BarbaraBB @JanuarieTimewalker13 Are you in yet? You can still join for the next quarter! 8mo
Cinfhen Woohoo❣️❣️❣️congrats 🥳 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 @BarbaraBB I‘m terrible with challenges, but I admire other people who join in. Right now I feel like my whole life is a challenge😕 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 Does it go by season? Are the summer prompts up yet? never mind, found them!! (edited) 8mo
BarbaraBB @JanuarieTimewalker13 And do are you up to it? Or too many challenges right now?! 8mo
andrew61 Great choices - i have seating arrangements somewhere, didn't think to try it. 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 I may try summer-when is the start date? 6/22? 8mo
BarbaraBB @JanuarieTimewalker13 I think you can start anytime but just to make sure I‘ll ask @Cinfhen ! 8mo
Cinfhen Hi @JanuarieTimewalker13 You can join #Booked2019 whenever!! It‘s 24 prompts broken into 4 quarters but the goal is to read all 24 by Dec 31,2019. You might have read a bunch already without knowing. I‘ll look for the original 24 prompts and tag u. Just use #hashtag #Booked2019 when u post a review and tag me and my cohosts @BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft We do a quarterly drawing for a $20 gift card each quarter 👇🏼 8mo
Cinfhen And for every book read, no matter from which quarter/ season you earn a chance for the drawing. One book per prompt with a maximum of 24 entries! It‘s fun and no pressure 💞 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 @Cinfhen ok, cool, thank you!! So if I have books I‘ve already read that fit, I should just go back and tag them? 8mo
Cinfhen Yes @JanuarieTimewalker13 ❤️and I‘m sorry I forgot to search for the original prompts. I will try later today 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 @Cinfhen No worries, I found them just below this post!! 8mo
Cinfhen Oh that‘s great @JanuarieTimewalker13 🧡welcome to #booked2019 📚📚📚 8mo
JanuarieTimewalker13 Mahalo!!🌸 8mo
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JazzFeathers
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Since l've seen so many Littens posting about their #Booked2019 challenge, l thought l'd do the same, even if my telly us pitiful

#NetGalley has once again kidnapped my TBR pile, but l hope to get some time for other book soon.
Let's hope. Or l'll have to limite my involvement with NetGalley...

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TorieStorieS
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Sorry for the delay!! My Winter #Booked2019 reads were: 📖#FemaleDetective=A Beautiful Corpse📖 #FairytaleRetelling=A Wicked Thing📖 #HappyPlace=Love, Lucy📖 #RelatedtoPodcast=Death on the Devil‘s Teeth📖 #SetInIreland=The Ruin📖 #NewToYouAuthor=Sleeping Giants📖

tammysue 🙌🏻 10mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Great job! These will count as entries in the next drawing—held in early July. 📚📚♥️♥️👊🏻👊🏻 10mo
TorieStorieS @BarbaraTheBibliophage Thanks!!! And thanks for organizing such a fun challenge! I enjoyed last year as well!😘😘😘 10mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage @TorieStorieS I‘m so glad (we all are) that you‘re enjoying the prompts! 👏🏻👏🏻 10mo
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AsYouWish
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*Fairy Tale Retelling-Cinder by Marissa Meyer
*New to You Author-Behind Closed Doors by B.A. Paris
*Social Media Focus-#Single by The Plot
*Food or Beverage on Cover-A Simple Favor by Darcey Bell
*Comic or Graphic-Legend:The Graphic Novel by Marie Lu
*Diverse Middle Grade-Mera:Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige

#booked2019

Cinfhen Thanks for sharing!! Nice you read across the seasons 💞I did too!! 10mo
4thhouseontheleft Great job! 🎉🙌🏽📚 10mo
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Soozee
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#booked2019. Here is my #Winter reading.
1. Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death
2. The Sleeping Beauty
3. Gods of the Morning
4. Ted Talks Storytelling
5. This Must be the Place
6. One Million Lovely Letters

Cinfhen Nice job on completing Winter!!! Can‘t wait to see what Spring brings🌞🌸🐞 10mo
Cinfhen @Rachel_nyc Here‘s the prompts!!! I will see if either of my cohosts have the sign up link. But feel free to just jump in!! You are free to read whatever prompts appeal to you, across all the “seasons” Just remember to post & use the hashtag #Booked2019 and tag us @BarbaraTheBibliophage @4thhouseontheleft after you complete a prompt❣️Happy reading 10mo
Cinfhen Any questions feel free to ask @rachel_nyc 10mo
Rachel_nyc @Cinfhen Thanks so much! I need to review my list but I definitely read at least 3-4 that match the winter prompts. Looking forward to joining! 10mo
Cinfhen Great @Rachel_nyc looking forward to seeing your post 10mo
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EleniKara
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So I decided to sign up for the #Booked2019 Challenge, seemed like a lot of fun and a chance to expand my reading, and a great way to get involved with the community! Fellow new Littens and even old, definitely check it out. There are sign up links on @Cinfhen @BarbaraTheBibliophage and @4thhouseontheleft pages! Happy Readings 📚📚

Cinfhen Thanks so much for spreading the word 😁💕📚With so many new people joining Litsy it helps to repost & share❣️ 13mo
4thhouseontheleft Thanks for sharing! 2019 is coming up quickly! 🎉🎉 13mo
TrishB Hi 🙋‍♀️ it will be fun! 13mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Thanks for the repost! And it will be great to have you along for the ride in 2019! 👏🏻👏🏻📚📚♥️♥️ 13mo
EleniKara @Cinfhen @4thhouseontheleft @BarbaraTheBibliophage thanks! Sorry to tag you all but Quick question: not sure if I entered my email wrong by accident because was mobile, was I supposed to receive a confirmation email or am I all set? ☺️ want to make sure 13mo
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MelissaSue81
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I‘ve never done this challenge before! #booked2019 @Cinfhen @4thhouseontheleft @BarbaraTheBibliophage so many possibilities!!!

Cinfhen Woohoo!! You‘re gonna be a natural 🙌🏻💕 1y
4thhouseontheleft I‘m glad you‘re joining in! 1y
BarbaraTheBibliophage Thanks for sharing!! I love all the excitement from you and everyone else. 💕💕 1y
JazzFeathers It's my first time too and l'm so exited! 1y
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TorieStorieS
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April-June #Booked2018 completed! 📖Childhood Favorite = Anne of Green Gables 📖 Steampunk = Soulless 📖 Book About Environment/Set in the Outdoors= A Wolf Called Romeo 📖 Refugee MC = The Girl Who Smiled Beads 📖 Friendship = The Book of Three 📖 Sword on Cover = The High King

tpixie Congrats!! 2y
TorieStorieS @tpixie Thanks!!! 😊 2y
Cinfhen Way to go🎉🎉🎉🙌🏻love the collage 2y
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TorieStorieS Thanks, @Cinfhen! I just used parts of the original Litsy post for it! ☺️ 2y
BarbaraTheBibliophage Yayayayayayaaaayyyy!! Great collage, great job on the quarter! On to season three! 👏🏻👏🏻😍😍📚📚 2y
TorieStorieS Thanks, @BarbaraTheBibliophage ! I‘m already starting to plot out my July through September reads!! 😃 2y
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TorieStorieS
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#Booked2018 Summary! Tench was my #UnconventionalRomance, The Children of Blood and Bone by a #POCAuthor, Real Murders my #CozyMystery, Bad Feminist my modern #FeministClassic, Aquamarine my #FeaturingAnOlympicSport and Hunger my #bodyPositiveMemoir! Looking forward to tackling the next section in this fun challenge!

Bookishthoughts Is there a way to get the list for the second quarter? I've been scrolling for days 😊 2y
TorieStorieS For April-June: 📖Childhood Favorite 📖Steampunk 📖Book About The Environment/Set Outdoors 📖Refugee Main Character 📖Friendship 📖Flowers or Sword on the Cover @LazyDays 2y
Bookishthoughts @TorieStorieS oh my goodness thank you! 2y
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TorieStorieS @LazyDays No problem! 😊 2y
Cinfhen Thanks for sharing and playing along 💕🎉😄 2y
TorieStorieS @Cinfhen Thank you!! I wouldn‘t have read some of these otherwise! Looking forward to the next set!! 👏👏👏 2y
BarbaraTheBibliophage Wonderful reading choices! ❤️📚👏🏻 2y
TorieStorieS Thanks, @BarbaraTheBibliophage - started plotting out the next quarter‘s Books last night! 😃 2y
4thhouseontheleft Great picks! I look forward to seeing what you choose for next quarter! 2y
TorieStorieS Thanks, @4thhouseontheleft - I haven‘t completely decided all of them yet but I‘m looking forward to them as well! 2y
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Dragon
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Sounds like fun! Looking forward to seeing all the prompts and responses! Visit their feeds for more info 👍🐉

BarbaraTheBibliophage Thanks for sharing!! 2y
Dragon Thanks @BarbaraTheBibliophage 👍😀🐉 2y
Cinfhen Thanks for spreading the word 😘Hope you'll join us❣️ 2y
Dragon Thanks @Cinfhen it sounds fun! Looking forward to participating 👍😀🐉 2y
Cinfhen Yay!!! 2y
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