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hermyknee
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Ashely Poston‘s dedication says: “For you, dear reader— As someone once told me, you‘re going to be amazing.”

How did she know I needed so badly to hear that today? 😭🥰 #kismet

Chrissyreadit 🧡🧡🧡😘 2mo
hermyknee @Chrissyreadit thanks for the Love, friend! 💜 (edited) 2mo
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Cinfhen
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#WanderingJune Yesterday‘s #BookMail works perfectly for today‘s #DownUnder prompt #kismet Behrouz Boochani, a Kurdish journalist, seeks refuge in Australia but is held in Manus Island Prison for no cause. He secretly smuggled out his harrowing account which is this book. I was first made aware of this memoir from @Abailliekaras who wrote a beautiful review on Litsy.

TrishB Stacked 👍🏻 looks like an important read. 7mo
BarbaraBB This sounds real good indeed. 7mo
erzascarletbookgasm Sounds good, stacking! 7mo
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Cathythoughts I agree with you all ♥️stacking 7mo
Joanne1 The fact he wrote this book as text messages in his phone that he sent to a friend to piece together blows my mind. Important and incredible. #bringthemhere 7mo
Dragonfairykats My library doesn't have this ☹ 7mo
BarbaraBB @Joanne1 That‘s incredible. 💔 7mo
Abailliekaras I‘m still reeling from this book! And troubled that his situation hasn‘t changed. 7mo
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Cinfhen
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Started a new #ARC reviews are mixed but I‘m liking it 🧡 Thanks @WilliamMorrowBooks #NetGalley
Story is set in 1966 Baltimore ( my birth year & birth place 😊) #Kismet ✨💫✨

valeriegeary I'm looking forward to this one! 7mo
Cinfhen I just realized I went from reading Red River Girl to Lady in the Lake @valeriegeary what‘s next, Princess in the Pool ??!? 😂 7mo
valeriegeary Ha!! 🙌 Sisters of the Stream. Water Women. Femme Fjords. I see a whole series unfolding. 7mo
Cinfhen That‘s why you get paid the big bucks @valeriegeary 😘😘I‘ll be your beta reader💕 7mo
Reviewsbylola I love Lippman but then she had a clunker a few years ago that really disappointed me, so much so that I took her off my must read list. 😆 I got a copy of this one so we‘ll see. 7mo
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RealLifeReading
Moonstruck | Grace Ellis, Shae Beagle
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Mehso-so

I just belatedly realized that this was a #nightorientedtitle - it‘s got both moon and evening in it. And while I love the artwork and the diverse supernatural creatures (werewolves, shapeshifters, fairies and more), the storyline is a bit confusing. So it‘s a cute confusing read if you‘re into that sort of thing. #booked2019

BarbaraTheBibliophage Great choice for the prompt! ✔️ 9mo
Cinfhen #kismet ✨🌙✨ 9mo
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Cinfhen
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Went to mail a a small package to a lovely Litten and noticed a book sale!!!!! #Kismet Picked up these 3 books 🥰

AmyG High Holiday Porn? Ha. Curious as to what THAT is about. 🤣 9mo
Cinfhen If it‘s good I‘ll send it to you after I read it @AmyG 9mo
AlaMich Ha! Sometimes those seders can be loonnnggg! You have to do something to keep yourself awake! 😆😆 9mo
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AmyG Haha...thank you! I will read it on Rosh Hashonah! 9mo
MicheleinPhilly 😂😂😂😂 High Holiday Porn!!! 9mo
Cinfhen I know !!!!!!! There was no way I wasn‘t taking that book home @MicheleinPhilly 🤣🤣🤣 9mo
Cinfhen Hahahahaha @AlaMich I‘m gonna be eyeing EVERYONE at this year‘s Seder 😉😂😂😂 9mo
Cinfhen I think I‘ll bring my copy to Seder @AmyG L‘chaim 🍷 9mo
TrishB John Green for you 😱😘 9mo
Cinfhen I know @TrishB but it was $4 for a hardcover and I felt like it was a good investment 🤑 9mo
TrishB Bargain! I had to order a signed copy from the US for my daughter! 9mo
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bookandcat
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At the Morristown Festival of Books at a panel with Fiona Davis (The Dollhouse, The Address, The Masterpiece) and Kate Quinn (The Alice Network)! So fascinating listening to them talk. The Dollhouse was stemmed from a planned article. Quinn was inspired by "The Queen of Spies" moniker. #morristownfestivalofbooks #mfob #bookfestival #booktalk

bookandcat Quinn shared that she named her fictional character Marguerite after daisies (due to flower themes in her novel) and later discovered THERE ACTUALLY WAS A REAL PERSON WITH THAT NAME! She took the "what if" from her research about Marguerite and ran with it. #kismet 1y
bookandcat Fiona Davis is under contract for two more books about NYC buildings (one is due in Aug, about the Chelsea Hotel) but would like to write about Europe or something after that! 1y
bookandcat Kate Quinn on research: reminds folks to start queries with "So this is for a book" when sending emails to your mother asking "What are the early onset signs of syphilis?" ?? 1y
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readingatdawn
When Dimple Met Rishi | Sandhya Menon
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Pickpick

I couldn‘t put this book down! I was not only able to learn more about the Indian culture through this love story, but I was able to establish parallels to any and every culture. I especially loved the message at the end ❤️❤️ #kismet #fate #destiny #followyourheart

Chelleo This was a super cute book! I loved Rishi 2y
readingatdawn @Chelleo omg me too!!! 2y
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Sarahreadstoomuch
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My library hold came in yesterday and this is the first page I flipped to when checking it out. #kismet

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DivineDiana
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Here you go @Cinfhen ! Just opened my new poetry book to this page! 😉#septembowie #letsdance

Cinfhen Love it ✨⚡️✨⚡️✨#kismet 👠💃🏼👠💃🏼👠💃🏼👠 2y
merelybookish Love it! 2y
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ninergrl6
The Pearl Thief | Elizabeth Wein
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By complete coincidence I started reading this book on the exact date when the story begins 😱 #kismet #serendipity #codenameverity #ya #historicalfiction #scotland