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#MOvember #catchup
Max🐱says, that this is that look you get when your mom says she‘ll get you a snackie AFTER she finishes her current chapter. Sigh...😼 He wonders if it is just his mom or is it #HumanNature to choose reading over food? This is exactly why cats don‘t read... 😹(Don‘t feel too sorry for him, he got his snackie & is now napping...) #catsoflitsy 😽❤️#MaxTheCat

Trying to finish this library e-book before it has to go back. 😱

Cinfhen Awwwww, Max and his thought bubbles ❣️❣️❣️where‘s the Ahi???? 2w
DebinHawaii @Cinfhen Hah! He had some earlier in the week. Tonight was his second favorite, low-sodium turkey lunchmeat. 😉 2w
LeahBergen That precious “Max face”! 😘😘 2w
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Texreader Hi Max!!! ❤️❤️❤️ 2w
Leftcoastzen Sweet Max!😻 2w
JessClark78 ❤️❤️ 2w
Bookzombie Max is such a cutie pie! 💕🐱 2w
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Howards End | E M Forster
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#humannature #MOvember
My #currentread is not letting me forget that I missed yesterday's Madonna song prompt 😃

batsy Love when that happens! 3w
Cinfhen Hahaha!!! Perfect 👌🏾 3w
Billypar @batsy I know - I implicitly believe the words are shifting around within the pages just to stay relevant with my daily life 😁 3w
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Billypar @Cinfhen This month is really making me aware of how many mid to late career Madonna hits I've never heard (at least based on the titles). I need to check out the spotify list- might have that be my soundtrack while working today ☺ 3w
Blaire Hope you‘re enjoying Howard‘s End. I loved it. 3w
Cinfhen Oh good!!! A little Madonna never hurt anyone 💋 3w
Billypar @Blaire It's so good: I'm about halfway through and really enjoying it. I don't pick up British classics very often, and this is not at all what I was expecting. 3w
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My Struggle: Book One | Karl Knausgaard
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Knausgaard's series is an introspective on his life and perhaps #humannature as well.

Cinfhen Another author I haven‘t read before 🙈 3w
BarbaraBB Great choice. Have you read it? 3w
Cathythoughts I thought this was good when I read it 👍🏻 3w
emilyhaldi Not yet! @BarbaraBB I think it might be a good winter break read when I'm hunkered down on the couch for a good long while 😊 3w
BarbaraBB I hope you‘ll love them as much as I did. Then winter will fly by 😀 3w
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Calvin and Hobbes | Bill Watterson
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@batsy posted about Hume, which reminded me of Hobbes, which made me think of Calvin & Hobbes, which often captures #humannature.
@Cinfhen #MOvember

wanderinglynn I love Calvin & Hobbes. ❤️👍🏻 3w
batsy Perfect! 👌🏽💜 3w
Tamra My son. 😆 3w
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Cinfhen Fantastic 🏆 3w
Cathythoughts Brilliant 👍🏻❤️ 3w
Ddzmini 🤣🤣🤣 3w
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A Canticle for Leibowitz | Walter M. Miller
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This sci-fi classic is still on my TBR, at the heart of it is an argument about the innate destructiveness of #humannature I'm not saying I completely agree with Miller, I'm not saying I don't either...
#MOvember @Cinfhen

rwmg A great book 3w
Cinfhen Oh, my interest has been peaked #stacked 3w
vivastory @Cinfhen I've only heard great things about it 3w
Cinfhen Maybe I can get my IRL bookclub to read this....those ladies help keep me accountable #TheresNoBailingAtBookClub 😊 3w
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Human Croquet | Kate Atkinson
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I own a copy of this Kate Atkinson book, and really do need to read it. #HumanNature #Movember

Cinfhen Do you know about the BIG buddy read I‘m cohosting with @BarbaraBB ??? We‘re reading Case Histories January 10-12.....join us!!!! #BelowZer00s 3w
Andrew65 Thanks for this, I wasn‘t aware. You know me and Series, are you going to then continue with the Series? 3w
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Untitled | Unknown
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I think it‘s part of #humannature to want to know where we came from, and to leave our own histories.

This is from a family history that my grandfather‘s nana gifted him in 1941. My mom and her sisters had it bound into books and we all got a copy. 🥰 #movember

Cinfhen That‘s so cool! How precious. Wish my grandparents had done that for us 3w
emilyhaldi Any chance there are any extra of these around your house @Mdargusch ...??😬 3w
Reviewsbylola Yours is probably lurking in her garage somewhere. @emilyhaldi 3w
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Megabooks How wonderful!! 3w
Mdargusch I do have an extra one but I will have to see whose it is @emilyhaldi 3w
emilyhaldi @Mdargusch 😬😬😬🤞🏻🤞🏻🤞🏻 3w
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Ninth House | Leigh Bardugo
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The #humannature of book worms. Always collecting tbrs that stack faster than they get read.

#tsundokuisalifestyle #MOvember @Cinfhen

Cinfhen Preach 🙏🏼❤️ 3w
Reviewsbylola Same “problem” over here. 😆 3w
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My Family and Other Animals | Gerald Durrell, Jocelyn Potter
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#Movember #humannature
Light, breezy and old-fashioned in the best way, this memoir of a family‘s move to Corfu in the 30‘s is just so charming. Part nature writer‘s love letter to an island, part study of the eccentric locals and his family through the eyes of a creature-obsessed 10 yo boy, this book captured my heart. I particularly loved Roger, the old family dog, who is anthropomorphized into a curious little chap and loyal companion to Gerry.

BookNAround I love this series of books. 3w
Cinfhen I had a feeling this book would be your jam, my sweet friend. I started it once but it wasn‘t holding my attention. 3w
KarenUK @cinfhen You know me so well! I‘m just an old-fashioned girl! Just what I was in the mood for! 😊💕 3w
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emilyhaldi I need to read this!!! 3w
Samplergal Have you seen the pbs series? 2w
KarenUK @Samplergal I just started it! I wanted to read the book first..... it‘s utterly charming! 😍 2w
Samplergal @KarenUK It‘s simply the best! Makes me want to go to the Greek Isles more. Enjoy it! 2w
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#favoritebooktomovieadaptation You really have to ask? 😄 I guess it‘s only #humannature to long for home. And some of the magic in Oz seems a bit like #weirdscience #movember #gratefulreads #namastenovember #multitasking 🌪🌈👠

OriginalCyn620 Nice! 👌🏻 3w
LibrarianRyan Nope. Didn't have to ask. 😁 We have signed first editions in our Illinois Authors collection. 3w
Cinfhen #TriplePlay 🙌🏻💜 3w
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Eggs Great triple👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻I‘m an Oz fan from the get go! All my life I wanted to see those ruby slippers and finally I did at the age of 60 at the Smithsonian👠👠 3w
rubyslippersreads @Eggs I‘ve seen them in person twice; both times I cried. @BookieMary also took me to see Dorothy‘s dress when it was on display for auction. (No, I didn‘t buy it. 😊) 3w
rubyslippersreads @LibrarianRyan That‘s something I‘ve never seen, though I have seen an unsigned first. 😊🌈 3w
LibrarianRyan @rubyslippersreads They were given to our library years ago. I don't think the entire series is signed but many are. I would grab pictures, but they are locked on display and I don't have keys. 3w
rubyslippersreads @LibrarianRyan Thanks for the thought, though. 😊🌈👠 3w
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I couldn‘t have guessed!!! 🤣🤣🤣 3w
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