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Caterina
The Amber Spyglass | Philip Pullman
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I'm combining my #BookReport and #WeeklyForecast:

This week I finished Laudato Si as planned and made progress on both Lab Girl and The Amber Spyglass. Even though #NFNov is ending, I will proceed as planned with Priestdaddy after I (hopefully) finish both Lab Girl and The Amber Spyglass this coming week! 😊

@Cinfhen

Cinfhen I wish every month was #NF themed!!!! I find as I get older fiction novels don‘t satisfy the way NF does (at least for me) 2mo
Caterina @Cinfhen I adore most genres, particularly gorgeous literary fiction - but since I'm reading so much NF for my Master's right now, I find that I mostly only want to read memoirs and no other NF on top of my assigned books! I need that fiction break 😂🙈 2mo
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Cinfhen
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Posting my #BookReport a day early
Houseguests = No Litsying
I‘ll try to respond to all posts but it might be sporadic

I finished 2 books - both were great
Making progress with my audio - Michelle Obama needs a podcast her voice is soothing
Read about 5 chapters of my #NetGalley #Arc - #NF #Appalachia ~ enjoying
Did not read a single word from my 2 NF print books 🙈

Can‘t wait to see what you‘re reading
Happy Friday

mydearwatson I loved _Midnight..._! I just wish it had more info. 2mo
mydearwatson Also, what is NF print? 2mo
JennyM Enjoy your guests 😘😘 (edited) 2mo
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Cathythoughts Yes Cindy what @JennyM says ! Enjoy your guests ❤️👍🏻 2mo
Crazeedi Is hill women you Appalachia one? I'd be interested in knowing if it's good, that's definitely in my wheelhouse 2mo
Bklover Have fun with your company! And I agree with Michelle Obama podcast 😘 2mo
TrishB Enjoy your weekend 😘 Michelle should do us a de stress podcast! 2mo
erzascarletbookgasm Have a good weekend with your guests! 2mo
Cinfhen @mydearwatson NF print means my NonFiction physical books ( not an audio or digital book) they are the two on bottom right 😊 2mo
Cinfhen Yes, @Crazeedi Hill Women is the book about Appalachia & so far it‘s good. 2mo
Cinfhen My friend is still fast asleep / jet lag is serious @erzascarletbookgasm @TrishB @Bklover @Cathythoughts @JennyM which means she‘s going to be up all night 😉 2mo
Centique Best of luck with your house guests! 😘😘 2mo
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Cinfhen
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#MOvember A few books/ audios I own about #Hollywood that I‘m considering for #Booked2020
All are #NF 🌟💫❤️🌟💫

Bklover The Lady from the Black Lagoon looks good. Like maybe a NF that reads like a F. 😉 2mo
batsy I want to read Black Lagoon and the Eve Babbitt too! 2mo
Cinfhen I‘m excited because I have lots of good options @batsy @Bklover 2mo
kaysworld1 Where can I find the list of books for #Booked2020 I want to do I challenge next year 😘 2mo
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Rachel_Anne789
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#WeeklyForecast
📖 Finish up: The Lady and the Highwayman - I‘m loving this book; the plot and characters are wonderful 💓
📖 747: Creating the World's First Jumbo Jet and Other Adventures from a Life in Aviation - My Nonfic November pick for the “design” prompt.
📖 Station Eleven - I‘ve heard great things about this one
📖 The Beadworkers - short story collection about Native American life in the present day world.

@Cinfhen

Cinfhen Station Eleven is excellent and your #NF book sounds fascinating 2mo
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Cinfhen
How to Write a Book Report | Cecilia Minden, Kate Roth
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#BookReport #Week3
Glad I waited until end of the day because I finished a 5th book!!! Plainsong was a #OneSittingRead and 5 HEARTFELT stars
Speak No Evil - contemporary fiction/ very good I already posted reviews on other 3 books, LOVED both #NF (both audio)
Three bails this week, annoyed because I wasted 2/5 loans from Hoopla. Gods is probably great but not on audio. The Holdout is an #ARC #NetGalley 👎🏼 Just started Like Dreamers, #NF 👍🏻

erzascarletbookgasm Great week with three 5-star reads! 2mo
Cinfhen I went from being a #StarScrooge to a #StarSlut overnight @erzascarletbookgasm 2mo
TrishB Good week 👍🏻 2mo
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Balibee146 Nicely done 👍 2mo
Centique So glad you loved Plainsong! 😍 2mo
Cinfhen I had a GREAT reading week @TrishB @Balibee146 @Centique although I bailed on my #NetGalley #ARC 🙊 2mo
Daisey Sounds like some awesome reads! 2mo
batsy #StarScrooge #StarSlut Too funny 😂😂 2mo
Cinfhen @KarenUK coined the term #StarSlut and its marvelous @batsy 🙌🏻❣️👌🏾 2mo
Cinfhen Thanks @Daisey some weeks are better than others 😁 2mo
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Cinfhen
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#MOvember #Frozen Another song that gives me an 👂🏼🐛🎶 After reading and LOVING Fall and Rise by Zuckoff, I immediately checked out his backlist. I borrowed this #NF audio from Hoopla but it didn‘t hold my interest 🥶🤭maybe print would be better🤔

vivastory I'm stacking Fall & Rise, but I'm going to be honest, I think I can only handle one 9/11 book per year & I met my quota already with the amazing 2mo
vivastory So it will probably be several months before I read it 2mo
Cinfhen I completely understand @vivastory but the Zuckoff book will stay with me for a very long time. For such a comprehensive piece of work it felt very intimate. I‘ve heard equally good things about 2mo
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BarbaraBB I loved Madonna with dark hair. And I love this song 🖤 2mo
BarbaraBB @vivastory I got a copy of The Only Plane in the Sky for my birthday. My daughter immediately dove into it and is reading parts of it aloud. It does seem amazing and heartbreakingly intimate. 2mo
vivastory @BarbaraBB I agree about the song, I think it's one of my favorites by Madonna 2mo
HOTPock3tt Omg this song and this ALBUM!!! ♥️🙌🏽🎉 I remember when this video debuted on total request live and we were all ===>😱Amazing!! I miss this era 2mo
Cinfhen I once took my daughter to TRL, they told me I was too old and would have to wait outside @HOTPock3tt can you imagine??!? 😂😂😂of all the indignities 2mo
HOTPock3tt @Cinfhen That‘s ridiculous and sounds like discrimination! 😱 2mo
Bookzombie @Cinfhen Excuse my language, but that is shitty about TRL. 2mo
Cinfhen @Bookzombie @HOTPock3tt they said they only admitted people aged 16-25!!! Total discrimination!!! And yes, very shitty 😝 2mo
HOTPock3tt Gosh well at this point I wouldn‘t be admitted either 🤣 @Cinfhen 2mo
Cinfhen Ha @HOTPock3tt we both outlasted TRL!!! 2mo
HOTPock3tt I know right!!!! 😎✌️ @Cinfhen 2mo
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Librarybelle
The Gene: An Intimate History | Siddhartha Mukherjee
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#HumanNature ...as told by our genetic makeup. #Movember

Cinfhen Another #NF I really want to read 2mo
emilyhaldi I have this one but have been too intimidated to pick it up 😅 2mo
rsteve388 1 pt 2mo
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Cinfhen
How to Make a Book Report | Jennifer Overend Prior
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#BookReport

🎧✅Dracula ~ full cast was excellent 🌟🌟🌟🌟
📖✅Monster of Florence ~ 🌟🌟🌟🌟#NF #TrueCrime
📖🚫Lilli De Jong - bailed 🙈- more me than book
📖Floating Feldman‘s- still really enjoying
🎧 🚫Member of the Family Bailed🙄not what I was hoping for/ Narrator was terrible
🎧In Pieces - #NF Only 2 hours into Sally Field‘s memoir & it‘s shaping up to be pretty explosive 🧨 She‘s a fantastic writer & her story is very powerful 👇🏽

Cinfhen ADD ON
📖✅Men We Reap ~ #NF well written but a little sterile- wasn‘t a fan of the book‘s structure. Prefer JW fiction this was only a so-so
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TrishB Good week 👍🏻 2mo
Megabooks Glad to see this is good. Interested in your final thoughts 2mo
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Sace @Cinfhen I remember having to adjust to the structure as well. I'm glad I read a physical copy so I could easily go back and forth and flip through when I needed too. 2mo
Reviewsbylola I will say LDJ is not a quick or easy read. I read it on vacation and I wish I had read it at a different time. 2mo
Cinfhen I‘m LOVING the Feldman‘s @Megabooks it reminds me a lot of 2mo
Cinfhen I definitely had a good week @TrishB and stayed pretty much on forecast 🧡Men We Reap was an impromptu BuddyRead with @Hooked_on_books 2mo
Cinfhen I found Lilli to be a little overwrought and trite @Reviewsbylola but I think I had too many other books in progress and Lilli was just the least interesting 😣 2mo
BarbaraBB Great overview! 2mo
valeriegeary 👏👏👏 2mo
Centique Just on your note about a terrible narrator - how about we lock Stephen Fry in a room and make him narrate ALL the books ?😂😂 2mo
Cinfhen OMG!! Yessssss to Stephen Fry and Dion Graham @Centique or Jason Reynolds 2mo
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LitsyHappenings
Non-Fiction | Chuck Palahniuk
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Repost for @Clwojick :

Hello Littens! November is right around the corner and @rsteve388 and I are running a Non Fiction Event for the month called #NFNov or Non Fiction November. If you want to participate please sign up here! There will be a gift card for whoever participates the most. Get those #NF books ready! It's going to be a great month 😊

https://forms.gle/jKsCpmCFHZYdUmJc9

Clwojick Thank you :) 3mo
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