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Death Prefers Blondes
Death Prefers Blondes | Caleb Roehrig
Teenage socialite Margo Manning leads a dangerous double life. By day, she dodges the paparazzi while soaking up California sunshine. By night, however, she dodges security cameras and armed guards, pulling off high-stakes cat burglaries with a team of flamboyant young men. In and out of disguise, shes in all the headlines. But then Margos personal life takes a sudden, dark turn, and a job to end all jobs lands her crew in deadly peril. Overnight, everything shes ever counted on is put at risk. Backs against the wall, the resourceful thieves must draw on their special skills to survive. But can one rebel heiress and four kickboxing drag queens withstand the slings and arrows of truly outrageous fortune? Or will a mounting sea of troubles end themfor good?
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Mimi13
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Hey guys so sorry I‘m posting late!! Happy fall everyone! Just started reading this super cool book above⬆️💪🏻📚

LibrarianRyan This was a fun read. 3mo
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Skeeterisme
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♥️♥️♥️

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jpmcwisemorgan
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I started this some time ago and just finished it, through no fault of the book. Life kind of got in the way and I needed comfort reads with no surprises. This was well-done, good backstories and character development for all the major players. There‘s a little twist and what looks like a second twist but it‘s not. Whew! 😉 The comments by LibrarianRyan are spot on (Litsy isn‘t letting me tag)!

LibrarianRyan Yeah. Glad you liked it. I thought it was just a fun romp. Brain Candy if you will. 4mo
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LibrarianRyan
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4 🌟
This book was so much fun. It is very inclusive. Margo is bi, and the rest of the team is gay. And it just is. No explanation needed, no excuses, it just is, deal with it. (Love that). It also hits every point to be labeled a SAGA (sexual and gender acceptance) read.
I hope the author makes it a series for new adults. I could see the team becoming spies, or secret operatives. I think they could do it, forwards, backwards, and in heels.

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pasiphae_reads
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#30JuneBooks

Day 21: #newrelease

I‘ve heard a lot about this book in the last week, and when I found out it‘s about a group of drag queen thieves that pull off incredible heists, I knew I had to find a copy ASAP!

@howjessreads #currentlyreading

LibrarianRyan I‘m half way through and really enjoying it. 6mo
pasiphae_reads @librarianryan I‘m almost 100 pages in and I like it!! The writing is so good, which surprised me because I‘ve never heard of this author before (is it his debut?) and yet it‘s so well told so far! (edited) 6mo
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LibrarianRyan
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I remember what this was like in high school.

Johanna414 Lol I had a 10th grade girl hanging around my desk today talking about finding a summer job - “The only place I won‘t work is McDonalds - there two girls there I absolutely hate. I‘d rather die than work with them. Mrs. Ross, do you need a babysitter?!” Um... no thanks, dear. 6mo
LibrarianRyan @Johanna414 🤣🤣🤨. I agree. 6mo
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LibrarianRyan
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Do not leave me u supervised in BN. The tagged book is actually a gift for my aunt as I already have a puppy chewed copy. #bookhaul.

jpmcwisemorgan What are the Labyrinth ones?! I was reading the tagged book but I had to take it back to the library. I need to check it out again. 6mo
Lova Yes I want to know about the Labyrinth ones too! 6mo
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Sweetkokoro I have read the first labyrinth one I didn‘t know vol 2 was out, I love the cover. 6mo
LibrarianRyan @jpmcwisemorgan @EttaReading @lova I think they are a sequel/prequel to the movie. The blurb says how goblin king cane to reign. 6mo
GypsyKat Labyrinth graphic novels?!?!? OH. MY. GOD!!! 😍😍😍😍😍😍😍 6mo
LibrarianRyan @GypsyKat they look good. There is also a 13-14 yo manga called It wasn‘t horrible. 6mo
GypsyKat @LibrarianRyan I‘m not into manga myself, but I did see that a volume 3 of this series is coming out soon! 6mo
jpmcwisemorgan I‘m going to see if I can find them! 6mo
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LibrarianRyan
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I‘m trying not to kill her, but I just bought the bottom two yesterday. I hadn‘t even posted them to Litsy yet. And the tagged book was in a book hugger and she chewed the hugger off. And I found my book sleeve under the table. This was not on the floor but on the table behind the couch.

Yesterday she chewed up my Apple Pencil. I have never had a dog that chews this much. And it does not seem to matter how many chew toys she has. Uggghh 😤😤

Ashley_Nicoletto Ohhhh man. That‘s impossible. My first dog was a chewer and it was a nightmare. I‘m sorry for the loss of your books. 6mo
Cailey_Mac 😧😧 oh no!!! Maybe he‘s going through some sort of teething? My cat Salem will chew the very edge of books whenever I put them on the bed if I‘m reorganizing them or dusting my shelves 6mo
Eggs Reminds me of 6mo
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KatieDid927 Oh noooo 6mo
TrishB Mind chews a lot, but thankfully has never attempted my books! 6mo
Nute I don't even know what to say. Feeling the blues over this! It's a good thing that puppies and kittens are incredibly CUTE, and give us so much joy (outside of a moment like this). 6mo
Lindy 😱tough times at your house. Hope it‘s the last time for this behaviour. 6mo
mrp27 😱 Hope the chewing gets better! 6mo
LibrarianRyan @TrishB I‘m not sure if it‘s the books or the huggers and sleeves. Because this is the second time she has chewed a book but last time it was also in a sleeve. And about two weeks ago she chewed the snaps off two of my huggers. I know she has a thing for fabric. Vet says it should get better after she is fixed. @Cailey_Mac (edited) 6mo
mrozzz Oh nooooooo. She is really cute but that‘s rough 😣 6mo
TheBookAddict Oh no! 🤦🏽‍♀️ 😞 6mo
Jadams1776 I have a chewer as well - I have bought her every kind of toy imaginable and she still chews up my flip flops, books, anything she can get her sneaky little paws on. She‘ll even pull this trick where she lays a toy on top of my book and then gnaws the corners where I can‘t see her. She got slightly better after she was fixed, but I‘ve still lost a pair of flip flops or two. 6mo
LibrarianRyan @Jadams1776 I too have no flip flops. I had ti bop her with my work shoes to keep her from going for those. 6mo
rubyslippersreads I‘m going to stop complaining about my cat scratching the furniture —at least he leaves the books alone. 6mo
LeahBergen Gahhhhh! 😮😮 6mo
Avanders 🤭🤭🙇🏽‍♀️ 6mo
TheLudicReader Oh dear! 6mo
Gissy Is she a reader dog?🤔 6mo
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Amie
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Margo Manning is a wealthy teen socialite leading a crew of teen drag queens who commit elaborate heists. Margo reminds a lot of Veronica Mars. FYI, lots of sexy times in this one.

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ablachly
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My TBR is frequently disrupted by whatever comes off hold at the library. And so, this is all of a sudden up next: drag queen cat burglars? Yes please.

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TracyReadsBooks
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The stage is set...the pop-up bookstore is ready for customers, the panel rooms are ready for deep thoughts, laughter & everything in between, the selfie backdrop is ready for its Instagram moment. Super excited to host this great event at our school. If you‘re in Chicago, need something to do & love YA, you should stop by. The festival runs from 10-5 & it‘s totally free!!! 19 authors—panels, writing workshops and more! Should be a great day.

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pocketmermaid
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These are the books I finished over the weekend. I loved “Death Before Blondes” so hard!

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pocketmermaid
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About to start this one. Under consideration for the Rainbow Book List.

Lovesbooks87 I really enjoyed this book! 9mo
batsy Fun cover! 9mo
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jpmcwisemorgan
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Ok, so I read the prologue and it‘s drawing me in and then I get to first line of the first chapter and holy biscuits is that not an awesome first line?

JacqMac Great first line! 9mo
TsundokuAleax I would keep with it after reading that 9mo
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jpmcwisemorgan
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The books I ordered for the #mythsandlegendsswap have all arrived. I might have ordered some books for me too. 🤷‍♀️ I mean, what are you supposed to do when it says, hey, buy x amount and get free shipping? Clearly I was meant to buy more books.

I have the tagged book out from the library and it‘s due back so I guess I‘d better get to reading. 😉

robinb Your thinking sounds perfectly logical to me! I do that all the time! 🤣🤣🤷🏻‍♀️ 9mo
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Lovesbooks87
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This book was so much fun and action packed. Margo leads a double life. During the day she is a teenage socialite and at night she is a high end thief. But when her life takes a dangerous turn she is in a fight to save her life. With her band of friends who work with her and dress up like drag queens to do their heist they are ready to do their biggest mission yet. Even if they may get caught. I am hoping for more books about Margo!

C.Perone Oooo that does sound fun! 10mo
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Matilda
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If you‘re a mystery/thriller reader I roundup some must-reads new and backlist that I recently read 🔪: https://bookriot.com/2019/02/01/january-2019-mysteries-and-thrillers/

TheLibrarian I can‘t wait to read some of those! 10mo
Pamwurtzler Same here! 10mo
Matilda @Pamwurtzler @TheLibrarian 🎉🔪📚🎉 10mo
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LibrarianRyan
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Today‘s #bookhaul. I figured if I had to go out in the -14 F to go watch movies with my mother I deserved some new books. I am really looking forward to the tagged book. Drag queens and murder mystery and jewel thieves, oh my. 😄

AngieR I really wanna read death prefers blonds. 10mo
LauraBeth Yes to both of these books! 10mo
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kate_reads
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#24in48 ❤️

LibrarianRyan I am so looking forward to that book. It‘s next up on my must buy list. 10mo
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Matilda
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New favorite quote

SassyBookworm Love this!!! ❤️😏 11mo
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Matilda
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I‘m so in 🔪

RadicalReader @Matilda woah holy smokes 11mo
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LibrarianRyan
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I have highly enjoyed following this author on Twitter. I am highly anticipating this book

#CoverLove #YAedition
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rubyslippersreads 🙍🏼‍♀️ 11mo
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