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Alice Walker‘s #LaVieBoheme comes through in her memoir, The Chicken Chronicles.


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Rent: Easy Piano Movie Selections | Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
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Thank goodness I no longer have to pay #rent. Just a mortgage. But the trade off is I get a library. Please pardon the mess.


@Cinfhen @vivastory

Freespirit Fantastic news. Well done and I love your book shelves😍 11mo
Alfrazier21 Love your colorful shelves! 11mo
Marilyncjackson I love the colors! 11mo
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LibrarianRyan @Freespirit why thank you. The other side is just as colorful. @Alfrazier21 @Marilyncjackson 11mo
Cinfhen Love the color palette 11mo
TiredLibrarian A delightful mess, though! 📚🌈 11mo
Spencer_Labbe Looks like the perfect little hideout! 11mo
LibrarianRyan @Spencer_Labbe almost perfect. No heat or AC. So it‘s drudged right now. 11mo
Bookwormjillk I love that room! 11mo
Tera66 This just makes me happy! 11mo
vivastory Looks conformable! 11mo
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#LaVieBoheme First thing that came to mind!

#MyShot can become a deadly obsession for a filmmaker sometimes as an actor learns in this book inspired by Cannibal Holocaust.

"And the Raven, never flitting, still is sitting, still is sitting
On the pallid bust of Pallas just above my chamber door"
Also, Happy Birthday to Edgar Allan Poe!
@Cinfhen @vivastory

Cinfhen 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 11mo
vivastory I had mixed feelings for We Eat Our Own, it felt like two separate stories. I'm still interested in what the author has planned next 11mo
erzascarletbookgasm What a great catch up! 👏 11mo
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rohit-sawant @vivastory It's still on my TBR so that's good to know! Won't be rushing to pick it up anytime soon. I read the blurb over a year ago and was really intrigued by it. 11mo
rohit-sawant @erzascarletbookgasm Thanks a lot! 😊 11mo
vivastory Two books that are similar, but a lot better 11mo
Reggie Nice multitasking!!! Haha, @vivastory How funny because I liked We Eat Our Own, bailed on Experimental Film and loved Demon Theory. 11mo
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Virginia Woolf | Zena Alkayat
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This gorgeously illustrated biography follows Woolf‘s remarkable life and works. She was one of the founding member of the Bloomsbury Group.
Excerpt:”On Thursday evenings, Virginia‘s brother Thoby would invite his Cambridge friends to gather in the parlour to discuss art, politics, philosophy and their grand ideas. This was the start of the Bohemian ‘Bloomsbury Group‘ and Virginia delighted in her new freedom.”
#musicalnewyear #lavieboheme

BookBabe 😍 11mo
Cinfhen Well played 🙌🏻 11mo
vivastory This book sounds fantastic. 11mo
vivastory @merelybookish have you seen this? 11mo
merelybookish No, but thanks for the heads up! There is so much BY VW and then so much ABOUT her, and then there's all the Bloomsbury material (by & about.) It's quite overwhelming so for now I'm trying to keep focused on what VW wrote. Still, I spent time down a rabbit hole last night reading up on her mental illness. 😶 So it's hard not to read around her while reading her. 11mo
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Magic Prague | Michael Henry Heim, Angelo Maria Ripellino
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My fascination with the capital of Bohemia aka Prague began with Kafka. For years I was fascinated by Prague & the tagged book was a real eye opener. A nonfiction history, encompassing the political, artistic & cultural history of the city, not being familiar with Peter Ackroyd at the time I'd never read anything like it before. Prague remains one of the cities I'd most like to travel to.
#MusicalNewYear #LaVieBoheme @Cinfhen

Cinfhen Great post!! Prague is a gorgeous city!! But man, it‘s medieval!!! All those gargoyles. Definitely a city to immerse yourself in. 🖤 11mo
BarbaraBB Great post! I love Prague too but man, soooo many tourists there you can hardly see the city. 😂 11mo
BarbaraBB Did you receive the book I sent you? According to the t&t system it should have been delivered on Monday. Hope it did 💕 11mo
vivastory @BarbaraBB I got a notice that I have a package at the office, but I haven't been able to make it over there yet. I'm definitely going to stop by tomorrow! 11mo
BarbaraBB No hurry, I‘m happy to know it arrived safely! 11mo
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All Passion Spent | Vita Sackville-West
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Last year I read and loved Virginia Woolf's Orlando, which was inspired by Vita Sackville-West, which led me down a rabbit hole of Sackville-West's work, which led me to purchase this book. According to the blurb it is: "Irreverently funny and surprisingly moving...the story of a woman who discovers who she is just before it is too late."

#lavieboheme #musicalnewyear
@Cinfhen @vivastory

vivastory That is a spectacular cover! I've been meaning to read Vita Sackville-West for awhile now. 11mo
emilyhaldi I enjoyed this one 🤗 11mo
batsy Fabulous cover! I want to read this, too. I enjoyed The Edwardians by her. 11mo
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Cinfhen I love when books led to books which led to more books!!!! 11mo
youneverarrived Great cover! 11mo
Weaponxgirl I love this book 💖 hope you enjoy it too 11mo
Redwritinghood Now I‘m intrigued too. 11mo
readordierachel @vivastory I really love the cover too! 11mo
readordierachel @emilyhaldi @Weaponxgirl So glad to hear you liked it! 11mo
readordierachel @batsy I'll have to check that one out! She's completely new to me. 11mo
readordierachel @Cinfhen I do, too! I feel like that happens all the time on Litsy 😆 11mo
readordierachel @youneverarrived Isn't it striking! 11mo
readordierachel @Redwritinghood Then my work here is done 😆 11mo
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The first Sherlock Holmes Short Story.
#LaVieBoheme #MusicalNewYear

CarolynM 👏👏👏 11mo
vivastory Very creative! 11mo
Cinfhen Excellent👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 11mo
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#MusicalNewYear #LaVieBoheme

These books show a particular lifestyle, perhaps not Bohemian, but the trends, who‘s who, and fashion of the Pirate era.

vivastory These sound wonderful 11mo
Cinfhen 🖤🖤🖤 11mo
CrowCAH @vivastory @Cinfhen they‘re great reference guides. 11mo
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A Room of One's Own | Virginia Woolf
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Virginia Woolf is my pick for #booked2019 #newtoyouauthor 🙈 it‘s about time I guess!

saresmoore I hope you love her! But you might hate her... 11mo
Kimberlone I have that same version of Dalloway but my copy is falling apart! 11mo
BarbaraBB You‘re going to read both? Good luck, I always have a hard time reading her 😬😘 11mo
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vivastory I loved Orlando & have been meaning to read more of her work 11mo
emilyhaldi @BarbaraBB nah, just starting with one 😉 then I'll go from there! 11mo
batsy These covers 😍😍 11mo
Tanisha_A @batsy Seriously! 😍 11mo
Tanisha_A @BarbaraBB Such a hard time, I agree! 11mo
Cinfhen I think they would also work for #Booked2019 #publicDomain 11mo
Megabooks I need to read her too! 11mo
britt_brooke I read To the Lighthouse last year and could not handle her stream of consciousness. It works for me with some books, but really, really didn‘t with that one. I‘m reluctant to try any of her other books. I‘ll be curious to see what you think. Good luck!! 11mo
Reviewsbylola Good luck. That‘s all I‘m gonna say. 11mo
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#lavieboheme #musicalnewyear
Quite a rebellious, bohemian bunch here 😁

Cinfhen Brilliant 11mo
SW-T Love the cover 😊 11mo
Leftcoastzen Excellent choice! 11mo
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vivastory Definitely! 11mo
batsy Delightful cover 💚 11mo
ErinGoBragh1011 There are now 2 us stores with this name. One in NYC and one in Philly. I have never heard of this book before. It sounds good. 11mo
TrishB @ErinGoBragh1011 it was a good read 👍🏻 11mo
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