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Dragon
Deadline | Mira Grant
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#fiercefeb #ithinkImparanoid. Here‘s a short stack of different genres that usually have somebody thinking someone or something is out to get them. Maybe it‘s Zombies 🧟‍♂️ or evil geniuses or giant robots 🤖 or wicked classmates or mean souls - 🐉

Cinfhen Nice sampling of paranoia 😊😂 2y
Dragon Thanks @Cinfhen I didn‘t even delve into the romance and fantasy novels that are dripping with paranoia 😀🐉 2y
batsy What @Cinfhen said, love the variety 😁 2y
Dragon Thanks @batsy 👍🐉 2y
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Centique
Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald | Therese Anne Fowler
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Text above from pbs.org

#fiercefeb #ithinkimparanoid

It‘s probable that Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald was bipolar, and if she had been born a few decades later she might have had some better medical help. However her destructive relationship with F Scott didn‘t help - she even wondered at one point if he was pilfering from her diaries for his novels! #paranoia that may have been deserved.

PS this book is a fictionalised version of their lives

Centique Oh and that‘s a painting of hers that she did in a sanitorium. ❤️ 2y
Cinfhen Great post ❣️👏🏻👏🏻I've been meaning to read this book forever 😩 2y
Centique @Cinfhen it is good but I think I read a biography that was even better. Just can‘t think which one it was! 🤔 2y
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Cinfhen Let me know if u remember! 2y
Zelma @Centique Was it this one? I read it years ago and though it was really good! 2y
batsy In Kate Zambreno's Heroines there's an interesting discussion about how the focus on the husband, or his male artistic genius, was difficult for Zelda as a blocked artist 2y
batsy I enjoyed this bio, too, for its feminist lens in looking at their marriage 2y
batsy Great choice for this, btw! 👍🏽 2y
Centique @batsy @zelma awesome! I knew somebody would know a good one ✊ @Cinfhen 2y
Centique @batsy I‘m stacking Heroines that sounds fabulous! 2y
Cinfhen Perfect!! I'll wait for your reviews🤓😉 2y
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DebinHawaii
I See You | Clare Mackintosh
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#FierceFeb #IThinkImParanoid ?This book seems like a slower start than "I Found You"--but it is supposed to be "a deliciously creepy tale of urban paranoia" according to Ruth Ware so it fit's today's musical prompt. With my late lunch--the finished Lentil Vegetable Soup from an Ina Garten recipe. After tasting it I can see why it has a 5-Star rating on the Food Network. It's simple but really good. ?❤️Link to soup recipe is below.

MinDea This is on my tbr. I bought it for @Jess7. I hope to read it soon! 2y
Txdmarie Love her recipes! 2y
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Karkar That soup sounds amazing! 2y
batsy That's an enticing blurb by Ruth Ware 👍🏽 2y
JamieArc This soup looks delicious! I love a good lentil soup! 2y
JamieArc And after checking out the recipe on your blog, it looks even more amazing! Noting it to make it soon! Thanks for sharing! 2y
Cinfhen I love a hearty lentil soup💜awesome as usual 2y
GlassAsDiamonds Nice amazing soup, Still not opening your links. One week to go 😂😂😂 (edited) 2y
DebinHawaii @MinDea I just finished her first book and hope I like this one as much. 📚👍 @Txdmarie Me too! 😆👍 @Karkar @JamieArc It is a really tasty soup! 😋🍲 @batsy Yes it is! I saw the blurb & immediately thought of the prompt. 😆 @Cinfhen Me too--this is a good one. 🍲👍 @GlassAsDiamonds Hah! You crack me up! 🤣🤣🤣 2y
tpixie Hope you are feeling normal again. Happy breathing. 2y
DarleneT1 It's a good book and ends in a twist 2y
DebinHawaii @tpixie Getting much better! 💜💜 2y
DebinHawaii @DarleneT1 Good to know! 👍📚 2y
tpixie @DebinHawaii good!!! 2y
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Leftcoastzen
The Trial | Franz Kafka
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#fiercefeb Kafka could say #ithinkimparanoid for a reason.

Cinfhen 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2y
batsy Excellent pick! 2y
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readordierachel
Frankenstein: ; Or, The Modern Prometheus | Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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Victor Frankenstein spends much of his time looking over his shoulder, fearing that his creation has finally come for revenge.

#ithinkimparanoid #fiercefeb
@batsy @Cinfhen

bedandabook I‘m half way through reading this at the moment and you‘re absolutely right. 2y
rohit-sawant Great pick! 2y
Cinfhen Clever choice! 2y
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readordierachel @bedandabook Thanks :) I just read it for the first time a couple years ago and quite liked it. Hope you're enjoying it! 2y
readordierachel @rohit-sawant @Cinfhen Thanks! 😊 2y
batsy Agreed, clever choice 👏🏽👏🏽 I love this book! 2y
readordierachel @batsy It's a good one! I wish she had written more 2y
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RowReads1
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“It‘s a tree”? “It‘s a giant”? “It‘s a giant sitting on a tree”? “Is that a dick”? “Am I right?” #ithinkimparanoid #FierceFeb

Zelma On an extremely shallow note, he was a looker. 😍 2y
Cinfhen Hahaha @Zelma my first thought too🙄😬😉 2y
batsy Well played 😂 2y
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PagesOfKate
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Robots and lizards, and women, oh my!
#Ithinkimparanoid
#Fiercefeb
@Cinfhen @batsy

readordierachel Ooh, this sounds interesting! 2y
batsy That's definitely intriguing! Thanks once again for leading me to a book I hadn't heard about 👏🏽 2y
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vivastory
The Lathe Of Heaven: A Novel | Ursula K. Le Guin
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George Orr believes his dreams can alter reality. He begins seeing a psychiatrist who decides to test Orr's claim. What starts as minor reorganizations of reality quickly dominoes. The tenuous line between reality & dream blurs, leading Orr to think #IThinkImParanoid
#fiercefeb day 18
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@Cinfhen

batsy Intriguing pick and already on the TBR because of you, I'm sure. 2y
UrsulaMonarch Great synopsis! I just finished this & loved it! 👍 2y
vivastory @UrsulaMonarch It's amazing. She managed to pack so much into a relatively small book 2y
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vivastory @batsy it's a quick read, but it will stay with you 2y
UrsulaMonarch @vivastory agreed! I definitely found parts of it dense - in a good way - and reread parts 2y
UrsulaMonarch I feel like I lost track a LITTLE when the Aliens came on the scene! 2y
vivastory @UrsulaMonarch I definitely think it's a book that would offer new insights with each reading. It would make for an amazing movie. 2y
UrsulaMonarch @vivastory good point! I'm planning to give my copy to a friend who is visiting in a couple of weeks - maybe I'll try to reread before then! 😊 2y
PeanutButterPie @vivastory apparently it‘s been made into a movie twice, the most recent according to Wikipedia veers sharply from the book but the original is apparently very well done 2y
vivastory @PeanutButterPie Thanks for the info! I will definitely be checking it out! 2y
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DeborahSmall
1984 | George Orwell
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#IThinkImParanoid #FierceFeb I can‘t think of a better choice, although there‘s so many I could have chosen

Cinfhen Wow!!! Such a good choice 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2y
LeahBergen 👌🏼 2y
Owlizabeth Love that owl! 2y
batsy Perfect 👍🏽 2y
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rubyslippersreads
The Wizard of Oz | Michael Patrick Hearn, Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allan Woolf
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#Ithinkimparanoid and it might be a #fantasy, but #resistthecold of the Wicked Witch's castle, don't accept a #dinnerdate with her (even if it's lit by #🕯), and especially if it includes a bouquet of #poison poppies.

#thisremindsmeof #heartsandhardcovers #readingresolutions #happinessisresistance #fiercefeb #quotsyfeb18

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Good one!!!! 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻☺️☺️☺️ (edited) 2y
RealBooks4ever I sometimes quote the "Poppies will put them to sleep!" in my very best Wicked Witch voice! 2y
batsy 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽😆 2y
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