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Now that April's There
Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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Wincy and Angus return to England after being evacuated to America for three years during the war, and find Oxford, their Professor father, their helpless-in-the-household mother all fairly stuffy. Their introduction of American slang, American household and family ways have their effects, and parents and children re-adapt on a better basis.
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Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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Posting a month-appropriate favorite, plus I‘m late in sharing my vintage copy of Four Gardens. #FurrowedMiddleBrowClub

EvieBee Gorgeous! 3mo
LeahBergen Ooo, your Four Gardens is gorgeous! And you‘ve reminded me to read the other one since you “made” me buy it last year (or the year before? 🤔)! 3mo
CarolynM How lovely! 3mo
Ruthiella Very pretty! 😍 3mo
batsy That's a gorgeous edition! 3mo
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Hooked_on_books
Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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Here‘s my stacks for April #bookspinbingo! I haven‘t received Ancestor Trouble yet, so it gets a stand-in here that stands out a bit. 🤷🏼‍♀️ I don‘t think these will change before the numbers draw, but we‘ll see. 😬

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!! 3mo
Megabooks I really enjoyed O Beautiful. 3mo
Hooked_on_books @Megabooks I tried to squeeze that one in this month but it didn‘t happen. I‘m planning to start it after my current reads are complete. I‘m excited for it! 3mo
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Lesanne
Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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Thanks for hosting another awesome readathon, Andrew! My goals are very modest; I just want to read some each day. With work ramping up and some family stuff going on I‘ve had trouble focusing on anything. Maybe some consistency will be the kickstart that I need. 😊
#AwesomeApril

Andrew65 Good luck 😊👍 1y
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claudiuo
Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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Kept waiting to post my list for April, hoping I will finish more books in March but it's not happening so here is my #BookSpin list. Also looking forward to #BookSpinBingo.

@TheAromaOfBooks

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 1y
claudiuo Finished a couple more books since I posted my list so I'm updating it in place with just some library read placeholders. 1y
TheAromaofBooks I have soooo many library holds coming in & have no idea which ones are going to appear first!! 1y
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Hestapleton
Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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I‘m still here, still reading, still (sort of) spinning. The slump is real. But I have a list for April that I‘m actually decently excited about! I‘m getting back into audiobooks at work, so hopefully that helps too.

TheAromaofBooks Yay!! Good luck!! 1y
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TheAromaofBooks
Now that April's There | Daisy Newman
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Friends, I can't believe I'm saying this but - April is only a week away!!!!!! Life is flying by way too fast for me! As many of you know, I work at a greenhouse in the spring so this is one of my busiest times of year. Consequently, I'm not on Litsy as much, but I do check all of my tags. Please make sure you tag me directly as otherwise I probably will not see your posts!! ALSO for some reason Litsy is being a jerk about letting me comment on ⬇

TheAromaofBooks cont'd) on posts?? Sometimes the comments don't appear & I have to say the same thing more than once... & then later it shows up more than once! 😑 So I'm really sorry if you get the same comment on your post multiple times. Apparently Litsy hates me now!!

ANYWAY the actual point of this post is to remind all of you lovelies that it's time to start thinking about your #BookSpin list for April!! As a reminder, I make a NEW TAG LIST every month ⬇
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TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) SO if you want to participate in April (even if you aren't making a new list) PLEASE either comment on this post or tag me when you post your list!! I also appreciate it if you can specify whether or not you are participating in #BookSpinBingo, as that is its own tag list!! For this post, I'm tagging everyone who posted a March list OR who specifically asked to be tagged in April!! ⬇ 1y
TheAromaofBooks If you're new to this challenge, I have a master post about it that can be found here - https://www.litsy.com/web/post/1989556 - or feel free to ask questions!!

As always, I'm so happy to have all of you along for this challenge & can't wait to see what you're planning to read!!! Thanks for all your enthusiasm & I'll see you back here on April 2!!!
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magyklyXdelish I only read like 5 or 6 books this month and haven‘t gotten to my spins 😩 1y
magyklyXdelish But I‘m still down for next month 🤗 1y
vlwelser Omg. Not ready. 😂 1y
Chili What happened to March? 😱 So behind 🤣 1y
Roary47 Im not ready for March to be over either, but looking forward to April. I already started thinking about my list. 😊 1y
Kangaj1 Working on my list! 1y
candority This year is flying by! 😱 1y
TheSpineView So soon!😳😳😳 1y
EadieB I just made up my list for April this morning! 1y
Heideschrampf Oh my... i hope i‘ll get some reading done over easter./. 1y
SpiderGoddess Eeeek! I have finished 3 on my list.... most importantly, I read the two picks!! Gonna start thinking about my list for April.... had wanted to get everything in one line done..... 1y
Eggs Thanks Sarah - you‘re the best! As you know I bingoed my card for March. Earlier this week I made my April list. So I‘m ready to go. Enjoy your spring nursery work🌺🥰🌼 1y
ElizaMarie I‘m in for next month! Working on my list soon :) 1y
Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick I have started lists for the rest of the year to account for buddy reads and challenges...written in pencil, of course. 😁 I am now trying to decide on the rest for April! 1y
Chrissyreadit I want to put together my greenhouse. I‘m always so behind in life. 1y
CBee Going to skip April too! I‘m reading, but slooooowly 🤷‍♀️😳 1y
Lcsmcat I‘m in! 1y
Ash.on.the.line My reading has slowed but I‘m still gonna try both for April! 😁 1y
MegaWhoppingCosmicBookwyrm Eeeeehehehehe!!!! ❤️🥰❤️ YAY!!!! I‘m revamping my entire list for the new month, so this will be exciting! 1y
Cinfhen Woohoo!!! See you in April ❣️❣️ 1y
candc320 I‘m in again 🤗🤗!! I love participating. Will work on my list today! 1y
AmyG Yay!!! 1y
DieAReader I‘m in! @CoverToCoverGirl Are you in? 1y
LibrarianRyan im in 1y
SusanLee Can‘t wait for it! 1y
bookandbedandtea I'm in! I'll start working on my list. Thank you, as always, fur organizing this! 💜 1y
Tattooedteacher I‘m in and my list is done! 1y
Kdgordon88 Started working on my list this weekend. In for Bingo, too! Thanks, Sarah! 1y
Simona 🙋‍♀️playing for all the spins! 1y
Kristin_Reads I‘m in! I can‘t believe it‘s almost April 😳 1y
OriginalCyn620 Yikes! Where does the time go? My April list is almost finished! 🤗 1y
ravenlee After a month off I‘m ready to dive back in! I‘ve already been pondering, but won‘t post a list until next week. In for #bookspinbingo too. (edited) 1y
rockpools I haven‘t coloured in a single square for March yet - but yes to everything for April! 1y
robinb I‘m in for #BookSpinBingo and #DoubleSpin for April! Will post my list today! BTW, Litsy doesn‘t like me either...😔😢🤷🏻‍♀️🤣 1y
CSeydel I‘ll play again but ... I have to be honest, I haven‘t even finished my February books, let alone March. 1y
CloakNQuill I‘ll play both again. I‘m slowly getting out of my reading slump 1y
Bookwormjillk I‘m in for bingo! 1y
IamIamIam I'm in for #bookspin for April! Continuing my list for both fiction and middle grade! Thank you for all your hard work, especially during such a busy time in your life! 1y
ElleSkel I‘m in for all the things! #BookSpin #BookSpinBingo #DoubleSpin ( even though I didn‘t not do so well this month!) 1y
wanderinglynn I‘m all in! 🙌🏻🎉 #bookspinbingo 1y
Argon I‘m in for both #BookSpin and #BookSpinBingo 💕 1y
night_shift Omg. I can't believe the month is almost over. I haven't finished a single book 😅 1y
RainyDayReading Yes! Can‘t wait! Ready for another #bookspinbingo round! 1y
Allylu I‘m working on my list trying to incorporate lots of YA books. 1y
Read4life I‘m in for #BookSpinBingo and #BookSpin I have my list for April and I‘ll post it soon. Thanks. 1y
dainarmb Haven't even started my march bookspin books, my library holds came in so fast 😖 COUNT ME IN, IMMA PLAY CATCH UP 1y
Bookgoil I need to post about one of my spin but I‘m on track for a blackout what?!?!! April and May will be tricky as I go back to in person work! (edited) 1y
imyril Eeeeee what happened to March? But YAS I got my book spin read complete 🥳 count me in for April! 1y
Megabooks Count me in for both again! 1y
Hooked_on_books My goodness, is it that time already?!? As usual, I won‘t be posting my stacks until close to pick day! But post them I will! 1y
Bookzombie I‘m not ready for April, but I‘m in for all of it! #Bookspin #Doublespin #BookspinBingo 1y
Andrew65 Where did March go! 1y
CoverToCoverGirl I‘m in... hmmm what will I read in April? 🤔 1y
jb72 What in the world? Where did March go? 1y
Carolyn11215 Was hoping I could get double spin book in before end of month...but that‘s looking doubtful. :( 1y
MallenNC I‘m excited to participate again in April. It‘s busy for me too but I think having a bingo card will help me make my reading choices faster! 1y
Q84 Definitely! Include me for all. I havent been posting as often either but I'm still here participating. 1y
Librarybelle Woohoo! Looking forward to another month of #bookspinbingo ! 1y
rabbitprincess Omg what how is it almost April! I‘ve been slowing down in my reading because my BF got me hooked on Stardew Valley 😂😂 Will have to totally refresh my list for April I think. 1y
BarbaraJean I'm in for April, BookSpin and BookSpinBingo both! (Even though March has been pretty slow and it seems I haven't made ANY reading/TBR progress, I'm ever-optimistic of a bingo!!) 1y
DogMomIrene I‘m all in on Bingo, Book Spin, and Double Book Spin. I need to get cracking with reading! And I‘m with you wondering how March flew b 1y
UwannaPublishme 😳😳😳 1y
Teresereading I‘m in thanks 1y
TheAromaofBooks @rabbitprincess - I'm also a Stardew Valley addict so I feel you! 😂 1y
Zoes_Human In for #bookspin, #doublespin, and #bookspinbingo, please and thank you! (edited) 1y
claudiuo Incredible, April almost here, hard to believe...
Thank so much for keeping this challenge alive even when you are so busy! I‘m in for both #BookSpin and #BookSpinBingo. I will post my April list soon, still trying to finish one book before the end of March.
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MehoLovesReading I'll post my list soon I'm just trying to finish my double spin book before the end of march. 1y
kspenmoll Want to give this a try for April. Will post list soon. 1y
Crazeedi Yay!!! I'm getting my list together, I actually made 2 #BookSpinBingo's this month!! 1y
jessjess @TheAromaofBooks I'll give it a try, but we also work for a greenhouse doing cart breakdowns and you're right, these next three months are gonna be BUSY 1y
TheAromaofBooks @jessjess - I don't know about where you are, but last year the pandemic gave us more business than ever! Where I work we have a small (seasonal) retail area, but most of our stuff is grown for wholesale to larger garden centers (we focus on herbs & veggies). I seriously think we could have sold twice as many plants last year if we had had them! We already sent out our first orders for the year last week so things are getting intense!! 1y
meghathecloud I'll have to sit this round out too. I seem to have lost my reading mojo🙄 1y
TheAromaofBooks @meghathecloud - Sometimes life is that way!! Would you like me to keep you on the list to tag for May? 1y
Catherine_Willoughby I be involved in April's bookspin. Easter holidays 😁 1y
jessjess @TheAromaofBooks we (my husband and I) work for Rainbow Greenhouses in Alberta 1y
jessjess @TheAromaofBooks and yes! Last year was very busy (according to my husband, it was my first year) 1y
TheAromaofBooks @jessjess - Wow, that looks like a serious operation!! Our greenhouse is pretty tiny - only about 20 employees & 7 greenhouses. It's hard work but I do love this time of year when it's chilly outside but we're all warm & sunny & surrounded by plants!! 1y
aperfectmjk I plan to participate in April. Hopefully it will be a better month for me. 1y
jessjess @TheAromaofBooks yes, thank goodness I'm just a small coggle! I just get to break down the carts. It's great because it's outdoorsy, yet not so much front-facing, and I don't have to talk to a lot of folks. Plus it's good (and much needed) exercise, last year it was not uncommon to hit 35000 steps on my Fitbit 😊 1y
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