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Big Sky
Big Sky | Kate Atkinson
Private investigator Jackson Brodie makes a much-anticipated return in this brand-new novel from the brilliant Kate Atkinson. Jackson Brodie has relocated to a quiet seaside village, in the occasional company of his recalcitrant teenage son and an aging Labrador, both at the discretion of his ex-partner Julia. It's picturesque, but there's something darker lurking behind the scenes. Jackson's current job, gathering proof of an unfaithful husband for his suspicious wife, is fairly standard-issue, but a chance encounter with a desperate man on a crumbling cliff leads him into a sinister network--and back across the path of his old friend Reggie. Old secrets and new lies intersect in this breathtaking novel by one of the most dazzling and surprising writers at work today.
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Aimeesue
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Reading exactly what I want before tackling the #netgalley #ARCs
Book support by #Suzie

QUERY: I have also borrowed the ebook from the library so I can read in bed later. Is this a bookish faux pas?

eanderson Nope, I do the same thing! 4w
AlaMich I do that all the time! I read the print version during the day when there‘s good light and the library ebook version on my Kobo at night. 🤓 4w
Aimeesue @eanderson @AlaMich *Whew* I hate wearing my glasses in bed, but I need them to read. With the Kindle I can just make the font bigger! 4w
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gradcat
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#Booked2019 #Autumn #NewIn2019

This will probably (no, certainly!) be my shortest book review ever. I love, love, love this book. If you read the others in Kate Atkinson‘s Jackson Brodie series, you‘ve either already finished this, or it‘s high on your TBR. You must read this book! It flows beautifully, the writing is acute, and the characters—all of them—are multi-layered. One caveat: One should read these in order, because each successive ⬇️

gradcat ⬆️ (cont.) book refers back to earlier books and the multiple cases in them. Enjoy! ♥️ (edited) 1mo
Ruthiella Yay! I love this series. I want to re-read the first four however before I tackle Big Sky! 😀 1mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage You‘ve been cranking through some prompts—awesome job! 👊🏻♥️📚 1mo
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CarolynM Couldn't agree with you more🙂 1mo
Cinfhen Join us for a group buddy read of Case Histories @Ruthiella #Belowzer00s it‘s the second weekend in January/ I‘m posting more details later today 😁 4w
Cinfhen Another awesome review @gradcat 🙌🏻❣️ 4w
gradcat @Ruthiella You‘re going to love it! It‘s not a bad idea to reread them—there was a least one plot line that I didn‘t remember from the earlier books...I went back and found it, though. Happy reading! And Happy New Year to you! 🥳🥂♥️ (edited) 4w
gradcat @BarbaraTheBibliophage I have finally managed to get into a bit of a routine (which did get knocked around a bit during the holidays). I‘ve set aside a certain time of day for reading, and there‘s always before bed (but I tend to nod off). I intend to read much more in 2020, but I am proud of myself for completing Booked2019. Can‘t wait to start new 2020 challenges! Thanks for all you do, Barbara! Happy New Year, and best wishes for 2020! 🥳🥂♥️ (edited) 4w
gradcat @CarolynM It‘s just a perfect book, am I right? Thanks for commenting here! ♥️ 4w
gradcat @Cinfhen Thanks for your (always) kind comments!! Are you proud of me for finishing Booked2019? 😂🤣 Happy New Year, Cindy! 🥳🥂♥️ 4w
Cinfhen I knew you could do it!!!! But I‘m still proud 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼💕 4w
Cinfhen Happy 2020 🥂❣️ 4w
BarbaraTheBibliophage @gradcat Sounds like a good plan. And thanks for your kind words. Happy 2020 to you too! 🥳🥳 4w
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kaysworld1
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So one of the customers bought a paper then took the junk out and told me to have the magazine so tonight I was flipping through bit and I came across 2 whole pages of book recommendations.
I hope you can see them all in the picture.

#sundayexpress #magazinepapers #bookrecommendations #toberead #books

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emmaturi
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My next read! #currentread

Cathythoughts Loved this book 👍🏻❤️ 1mo
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AlizaApp
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I have enjoyed all the Jackson Brodie mysteries, so it was nice to come back to this series. As usual, a large cast of characters resolves itself into a coherent story, with wit and charm. I recommend, but you will enjoy it more if you‘ve read the others first.

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gradcat
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#GratefulReads

(Day 1 - #LookingForwardToReading)

*This is my first time doing this one—I hope I‘ve got the gist of it! ♥️

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Awesome!! We are happy you are joining us!! 💙💙💙 3mo
OriginalCyn620 You got it! Look forward to seeing your posts! 😊 3mo
gradcat @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks & @OriginalCyn620 Thank you! ♥️♥️♥️ 3mo
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Lindy
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I was happy to be back in a story with former police detective Jackson Brodie, friend to anarchy, upholder of justice (which is not always the same as upholding the law). Human trafficking, murder, and so many secrets… but Brodie untangles the mayhem and even sorts out some of his own personal stuff too. A gripping #audiobook read by Jason Isaacs.

CarolynM I love that cover. Better than the one they're using here. 3mo
merelybookish I liked this! But I like pretty much anything Atkinson writes! 3mo
Lindy @merelybookish I agree: anything by Atkinson is 👍 3mo
Lindy @CarolynM Yes, the seaside carnival is not only part of the story, but it captures the carnivalesque quality of the narrative. Versus… Jonathan Livingston Seagull? 3mo
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Lindy
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Goodbye Vancouver! I‘m on my way home today. #Audiobook serenity at the airport.

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Lindy
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[Her older brother] was employing a very nice illustrated edition of the Grimm brothers to introduce Candace to the more evil side of fairies, tales where people were cursed or abandoned or had their toes chopped off and their eyes pecked out […] because he felt that someone ought to counter the fluffy pink world she was being swallowed up by.

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Lindy
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Next up in my ears: the fifth in the Jackson Brodie series. I‘m looking serious but I‘m very pleased to be back in his carefully considered world. #audiobook

Cathythoughts I loved it ♥️ 3mo
Lindy @Cathythoughts 👍 I‘m only 5 chapters in, but loving it so far. 3mo
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gradcat
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Submitted for #Booked2019 #Autumn

1. Book about Addiction
2. Soldier‘s Story
3. New in 2019
4. Person of Color—MC Paranormal
5. Public Domain
6. Political Intrigue

*I think these will work, but if not, you only have to let me know—I can change any of them. Thanks! 😊 📚 ♥️

BarbaraTheBibliophage If you think they work, that‘s all I need to know. Great job!! (edited) 4mo
gradcat @BarbaraTheBibliophage Thanks! 😊♥️ 4mo
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marleed
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So I put a library hold on this audiobook based on title. It wasn‘t until it dropped that I realized it was 5th in a series. So, I started listening and there were so many characters and I wasn‘t sure whose story I should already know. I thought I should stop and start with the original, but the book was good and I feared I‘d never get back to it. I stuck with it and found the rhythm. Dang, fans of this series must love this one!

mcipher I did that with this series as well - someday I want to go back and read them all in order. 4mo
cathipink Oh I'm so glad you enjoyed it! The series is great (the third is my favorite) - you won't regret going back to read them, especially if you liked this one 🙂 4mo
marleed @cathipink @mcipher Now I‘m really curious about the entire series. I have to the author props for keeping me engaged when I came in so late in the game! 4mo
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Avidreader25
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For some reason this series has been hit or miss for me. This one focuses on a sex trafficking ring in a small seaside town. There are so many different threads in the beginning that it‘s hard to follow. I love the dry sense of humor and relatable asides that she sprinkles into the story. This isn‘t the best in the series, but it‘s a solid one. I would highly recommend reading it when you have the time to dive in and enjoy the layered plot.

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kellock
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I'm never not going to love an Atkinson novel.

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kellock
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I do love a cheeky wee library reservation pick up 🤓

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Penny_LiteraryHoarders
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The key for me here was listening in audio. It's a fairly dialogue heavy book and as usual with an Atkinson, it requires patience. The narrator definitely elevated this one!

And it's time to burn to the ground the concern for reputations of rich powerful (generally white) men and their predilections. So timely for the Epstein case here in this book.

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Ruthiella
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Just picked up the latest Kate Atkinson! I‘m considering revisiting the whole Brodie series first on audio before I dive in. I‘m normally not a re-reader (so many books, so little time) but I think it might be worthwhile in this instance.😀

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lahousewyfe
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Kate Atkinson's detective Jackson Brodie's latest adventure left me laughing and gasping at the twists and turns. Marvelously entertaining and very satisfying read. (I got this one done just under the wire as it's due back today!)

kspenmoll Great review! 5mo
lahousewyfe @kspenmoll It's a great book! 5mo
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Penny_LiteraryHoarders
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Library holds came tumbling in! I've got some serious listening to do! 😲 Jennifer Weiner's is a chunky audio!

Hooked_on_books Those audios remind me of the old books on tape days! 5mo
Penny_LiteraryHoarders @Hooked_on_books I know not many newer cars have CD players in them anymore, buy I'm still happy my library seems to be returning to bringing in these instead of those weird Play-a-Way things or whatever they're called! Like weird old Walkman technology!! I'll happily play the CDs in the car instead of getting frustrated when my car disconnects the Bluetooth! 🙂 5mo
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Bibliogeekery
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This wasn't my favourite Kate Atkinson. I think she wrote her odious men too well and also the trafficking girls and women narrative was just too real for me. That being said, I'm giving it a "pick" because I couldn't stop reading it and cared about the story and some of the characters.

saresmoore I couldn‘t agree more with your review! 5mo
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Jeg
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Disappointing. Certainly not her best. Hard to keep track of characters and the numerous plots. I felt it was another TV series. I had just rewatched Case Histories and this is taken in part from that and seems like an extension of the series. It wasn‘t just me having trouble following— my partner read it before me and she had a hard time too.
@MrsMalaprop

Follow.my.read I‘m glad I passed on this one!!! 6mo
Centique I have such up and down reactions to Kate Atkinson - I love a couple and then others leave me cold. Case Histories didn‘t work for me but it was a long time ago. I probably shouldn‘t try this one! 5mo
Jeg @Centique —glad to hear that has happened with your reading of her. This book has received mostly good reviews maybe you should try it. Would be interested to see what you think. 5mo
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Bookboss
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Kate Atkinson‘s novels have become instant buys for me. I adore Jackson Brody, and I was delighted to spend time with him again after so many years. I wish I had the time to reread all of the Brody novels in order, but perhaps I will just watch the BBC series starring Jason Isaacs.

Penny_LiteraryHoarders I just picked up the audio CDs for this one today from the library! 6mo
Victoria_Clyne Kate Atkinson is an auto buy for me. But I haven't started this series yet. 6mo
CarolynM ❤️ 6mo
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HeatherBookNerd
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Another good one from Kate Atkinson. Loved having Brodie back again!

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Bibliogeekery
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Now reading!

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Ephemera
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Kate Atkinson is one of my favorite writers. I‘ve read all her books and only one has disappointed me. This novel is her latest book and features Jackson Brodie, a British private eye and ex-policeman. The subject is sex trafficking, quite a timely choice, but Atkinson doesn‘t dwell on the graphic details we are all too familiar with. If you‘ve never read any of Atkinson‘s books, I urge you to read at least one. She‘s a wonderful writer.

TrishB I love all her books except one too! (Life after Life!) 6mo
Ephemera I loved Life After Life, but was disappointed with Transcription. 6mo
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saresmoore
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Dynamic and lovable characters, riveting storytelling, humor and gravity in one breath—Kate Atkinson never ceases to amaze me. This is the 5th in a series following the same unrealistic-but-wonderful MC, Jackson Brodie. The voices of the women in Jackson‘s head have reached a fever pitch in this volume & Atkinson has ramped up the feminist and political themes. Even the subject matter is more raw and brutal (& honest) than ever. I loved it.

TrishB A great read from a wonderful author 👍🏻 6mo
cariashley I can‘t wait to read this!! 6mo
Cathythoughts Loved it too ♥️ 6mo
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Lindy I‘m excited about reading this! 6mo
JennyM Great review - looking forward to reading this 6mo
saresmoore @Lindy @JennyM @cariashley She takes on the issue of human trafficking—one that is very close to my heart—so it was a genuinely tough read at times, but deftly treated and with plenty of satisfying justice & vengeance (with a dose of compassion!) for the bad guys. (edited) 6mo
Lindy @saresmoore 👍👍👍 6mo
1345 Nice 6mo
LeahBergen Eeee! I can‘t wait to get to this one! 👏🏻👏🏻 5mo
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Kimbono
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If this guy will let me, I‘ll finally start Big Sky tonight.

brit91 Awwwww so cute!!!!😻😻😻😻 6mo
Puredragonstar #KAL lol 😂 kitty‘s against literacy! 6mo
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Lillie
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Another line that made me laugh. I'm loving Kate Atkinson's return to Jackson Brodie. I hope she writes more with him.

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merelybookish
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I don't read many crime novels but I'll read anything by Kate Atkinson! This was smart, satisfying, and multilayered. She is an absolute GENIUS at plot!
I devoured it!

TrishB She certainly is! 6mo
merelybookish @TrishB The way she manages to move back and forward in time and juggle all those characters without being confusing! It's amazing! 6mo
Reagan I love her! Just finished One Good Turn and ready to dive into the next Jackson Brodie. 6mo
Cathythoughts Loved this too ♥️ 6mo
Ruthiella Thanks for the reminder! I need to buy this title. Atkinson is an auto-buy for me!😀 6mo
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Lillie
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You know when you‘re not expecting to laugh in a book? That. 😂 #snort

Cathythoughts Great book ♥️👍🏻 6mo
Lillie @Cathythoughts Took a couple chapters to get into it but I‘m really enjoying it now 6mo
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Tineke
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Need to write all the information down to not get confused.

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HeatherBookNerd
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Reading Party on a Friday night at my house. My hubby, daughter and I are all reading together and it makes me happy. Excited to finally read Kate Atkinson‘s newest Jackson Brodie novel!

tpixie So awesome!! 6mo
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⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ ⭐Wish I hadn't read this so quickly! Really good. Lots of characters and side stories and complexity and humour.

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LeslieO
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Here‘s my #Top6Reads of the year so far. It‘s been a great reading year.

LeslieO @tammy_sue Yes! I think I need to read more Peter Heller. 6mo
tammysue That was my first book by Heller. He‘s one I‘ll be reading more of too. 😊 6mo
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scripturient
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Loved it! A perfect Jackson Brodie novel. ❤️

Cathythoughts I loved it too 👍🏻♥️ 7mo
TrishB Me three 💕 7mo
CarolynM And me❤️ 7mo
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Lizpixie
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#BookMail Pt2 This is the Waterstones Exclusive Edition Of The new Jackson Brodie novel by Kate Atkinson. I love that I can buy signed copies from overseas,not that many authors bother to visit Australia unfortunately. It‘s a beautiful copy, I really like the endpapers, I‘d love to know which beach in the UK it is, stormy beaches are my favourite type. Jackson has moved to a quiet seaside village with his son, but things don‘t stay quiet for long.

Crazeedi Beautiful !💕 7mo
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ClairesReads
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Big Sky is Atkinson at her best. Sure there‘s a bit of set up at the start of the novel, sure there‘s some neatly wound things at the end, but ultimately it doesn‘t matter. Big Sky is a great story, peopled with complex and interesting characters. Atkinson‘s narrative is one of horrific crimes, and she manages to shock, build immense tension, but also to make her reader laugh. This is no mean feat.

Great work Kate, this is just what I needed.

Redwritinghood Do you need to read the others in the series first? I haven‘t read any of these. 7mo
TrishB Agreed 👍🏻 great review. 7mo
TrishB @Redwritinghood I have to read in order, but I know others who‘ve read this and not read the rest of the series! 7mo
ClairesReads @TrishB @Redwritinghood in some moments having read in order might add a little to your understanding of a couple of characters, or dynamics. But ultimately no, I don‘t think you‘d need to. 😊 7mo
ClairesReads @TrishB thank you 🙏🏻 7mo
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gradcat
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#LilithJuly

(Day 7 - #ACaseOfYou)

*Kate Atkinson has a new Jackson Brodie novel out, which is cause for celebration, imho! I‘ll have a case of Jackson Brodie working another case, please....

Cinfhen Are u joining @BarbaraBB and me for the buddy read of Case Histories in January!?!?! #BelowZer00s 7mo
KarenUK Thank you for including a pic of Jason Issacs 😍😍😍 #swoon 💕 7mo
gradcat @Cinfhen Well, I certainly could do...I‘m definitely reading it! Let me know when you guys have details—I‘d love to join in on the fun! ♥️ 7mo
gradcat @KarenUK You are welcome, and I agree!! ♥️😂 7mo
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scripturient
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Snatching a few minutes of reading time after I spent half the morning at the A&E with the little human who has a severe case of strep throat/tonsillitis. #mummyneedsabreak

GatheringBooks oooh! what an awesome pic! i just read her transcription. may have to read another one of her books. :) 7mo
scripturient @GatheringBooks Thank you. I love her!! Actually wrote a dictionary entry for her and her works for work. :) Yes, do try the others. This here is the latest instalment of her Jackson Brodie series. 7mo
GatheringBooks @scripturient my family and i will be moving to al ain (united arab emirates) by third week of august. much closer to germany! :) 7mo
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scripturient @GatheringBooks Yes, you said. Cool! Then you can come visit. 😁 7mo
scripturient @GatheringBooks What will you be doing there? 7mo
GatheringBooks @scripturient i have been offered an associate professor position at the uae university. difficult to turn down. my daughter also got accepted for grade 11 in an american (international) school there, so it‘s perfect! 7mo
julesG Hope the little human feels better soon. Sore throat is no fun. And it isn't even ice-cream weather anymore. (Unless it is warmer those 200+km south-west of here --- is it even 200+km?) ------- @GatheringBooks - yes, come visiting. We can have a Litsy MeetUp. ;) 7mo
dragondrool I hope the little human is back up to snuff soon. Summer is a hard time to have the crud.
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ClairesReads
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Thank god Kate is back, and she‘s brought Jackson with her 💙

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Kimbono
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New books! I can‘t wait to read Big Sky but feel like I need to take a peek back at the series first. I think I‘ll cheat and rewatch the series instead of rereading all of the books. 😋

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Eyejaybee
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It might not quite be 4.00 p.m. yet, but this has felt like a long hard day in the Hideous Concrete Fortress, especially when there is a book like that calling out to be read on the journey home. #fridayreads #kateatkinson #bigsky #book #fictiin #jacksonbrodie #books #hideousconcretefortress #bookstagram #bookphotography #bookish #booklove #dauntbooks #nookcommunity #nearlyhometime

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cathipink
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I didn't even think I could wish for a new Jackson Brodie, and yet, here we are 💗 my most anticipated book of the year, and there's another one coming (after a WWII one)!

I read a review saying Atkinson is perfect at revealing the banality of evil, and that's never more accurate than here. So happy to see so many familiar faces - that second to last phone call 💗💀

Also- sorry my thumb looks mega-creeps 😬

TrishB It‘s a great comfort read 👍🏻 7mo
cathipink @TrishB it really is. Felt like I was among friends again. 7mo
Ruthiella So happy to hear it‘s great. I kinda want to re-read the previous four books to prepare but probably won‘t.😀 7mo
cathipink @Ruthiella I listened to them which made it easier to tear off. I definitely don't think you have to - I just feel like my memory is getting bad for book specifics 😬😬 can't wait to hear what you think! 7mo
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Cathythoughts
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⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️I see what all the fuss is about Jackson Brodie ♥️ What a story .. depth & heart & humour. And dealing with abuse.
I‘m looking forward to starting at the beginning in a few months .... I can‘t wait. I broke all the rules & read this one first ( even though it‘s the latest) ! It worked for me

erzascarletbookgasm Great to know we can jump in straight to this book instead of starting from the beginning 👍 7mo
Cathythoughts @erzascarletbookgasm it was a woman reviewing it on the radio & it was her first Kate Atkinson & she said she thought it was excellent... so I followed her lead 👍🏻 7mo
TrishB @erzascarletbookgasm you can jump in- but it will just want to make you go back! ❤️ 7mo
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erzascarletbookgasm @Cathythoughts @TrishB I‘ve already got it stacked a while ago 😁👍 Will wait for the normal paperback edition. 7mo
Cathythoughts @erzascarletbookgasm it‘s a book I‘d like to own too. I‘d like to be looking at it on the shelf & smiling @TrishB I definitely want to go back 👍🏻 7mo
Chelsea.Poole I've been wondering about this one. Thanks! 7mo
Cathythoughts @Chelsea.Poole oh good. And you know that @Cinfhen is hosting a buddy read of the first book - Case Histories- at the end of this year. 7mo
andrew61 I read the first two some time ago so i don't know why i haven't carried on especially as ive got book 3 somewhere, definitely plan to start again soon. 7mo
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Cathythoughts
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It‘s my first Kate Atkinson & first Jackson Brodie & I‘m missing out on the development of characters that went before. But , still, I really love it! It all feels so familiar, like walking into your own front room. Clever , funny , I can identity with so much of the minutia ( the garage wine bought at the last minute 🙈 ) And , The dark & serious lurks beneath the jokes. What a wonderful read .. perfect Sunday afternoon 👍🏻

TrishB A great description. It‘s the down to earth reality that gets the love from me 💕 7mo
Cathythoughts @TrishB yes ! It‘s the ‘down to earth ‘ that‘s so good ♥️👍🏻 7mo
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Cathythoughts
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BIG SKY .. I‘ve never read a Jackson Brodie novel , but the woman ( reviewer) I recently listened to on an Arena radio show interview hadnt either ( & she loved it ) & she said she‘ll go back now & start at the beginning... I‘m following her lead .... 🤞🏻( but I will wait till our buddy read to read the first @Cinfhen

Cinfhen Woohoo!!! I wish the wait wasn‘t so long!!! 7mo
LapReader What is the first book in this series? 7mo
Cathythoughts @LapReader it‘s the tagged book .. at end of this comment & @Cinfhen is hosting a buddy read early in 2020 ( we like to plan ahead around here 😁) are you interested in joining in ? That would be fab (edited) 7mo
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LapReader I‘m in. Ta. 7mo
CarolynM I hope you like it. Just don't expect a traditional crime/ thriller type novel. 7mo
Cathythoughts @LapReader or it could be December 2019 , you will see it anyway & I‘ll try to remind you 👍🏻 7mo
Cathythoughts @CarolynM I started last night .. I really like it so far 👍🏻👍🏻 7mo
TrishB Hope you like it 👍🏻 I think part of my love for this one was the reconnection with old, familiar characters. 7mo
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This is the first time I can remember getting a new release library book anytime even close to the actual release date. It‘s not a kindle book though, so I‘ll have to read it on the iPad before the library takes it back!

Hooked_on_books Isn‘t it ridiculously exciting when that happens? 7mo
Kimzey Just started the audiobook today! 🎉👍🏻 7mo
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Crazeedi It's a bummer when it's not a kindle book and I have to read on ipad 7mo
imabusybee Something I learned about new releases if you wait a day or 2 after recieving it. It should add the kindle version. 7mo
Pamwurtzler @imabusybee thanks, good to know!! 7mo
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Big Sky | Kate Atkinson
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Thanks, #NetGalley, for this sneak peek of the long-awaited for 5th installment of the Jackson Brodie series! I had to get the hardcover version as well so that my collection matches... This 5th book feels more connected to the 3rd in the series than 4th (in fact if you re-read the series for this one, you may end up frustrated with including the 4th). This is a return to the feel of the early books- wonderful!!

cathipink I listened to all of the books (since it had been a while) in preparation. Can't wait to start Big Sky, the third book is my fave in the series 🙂 7mo
TorieStorieS @cathipink I think you will enjoy it!! I certainly did and the third book was probably my favorite too!! 😊😊😊 7mo
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Big Sky | Kate Atkinson
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SO EXCITED

TrishB It‘s awesome 👍🏻 7mo
mcctrish Oh @TrishB I‘m so happy to hang out with this crew again 7mo
TrishB It was a great comfort blanket of a read! 7mo
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