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Sharpeipup
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Does anyone recycle their books? ♻️

Maria514626 Does donating to the library store = recycling? 😁 17h
Sharpeipup @maria514626 I would say so which is good since this is a library book. 16h
mabell I pulled a few boxes from our neighborhood single stream bin and “recycled” them to little libraries. They were still perfectly good books! 15h
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K.Wielechowski
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This book was bonkers in the best way!
The Wisteria Society is home to the best female pirates and thieves England can boast. When somebody starts stealing their flying houses, it is up to Cecelia to save them all.
Oh, and Cecelia is also dodging an assassin hired by another Wisteria Society member, kidnap attempts by the crown, an annoying wannabe pirate, and her mad father with aspirations to be Lord Byron.
Finished 1/12/2023

BookDadGirlDad I still need to read this. Sounds like a rollicking good time! 1d
K.Wielechowski @BookDadGirlDad it was! I was unprepared for it when I started but once I got into it, I couldn‘t put it down 😂 1d
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HeyT
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I‘m still working on January‘s #BookSpin but that hasn‘t stopped me from making my list for February. I‘m trying to keep the chunksters at bay so my new to list tiles are both less than 600 pages. As always thanks to @TheAromaofBooks for hosting.

TheAromaofBooks Woohoo!!! 2d
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wordslinger42
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I really enjoyed this retelling of Peter Pan! I'm really not a fan of the original story, but for some reason, love almost any retelling of it that I can get my hands on 😂 This one was really creative! On to the sequel!

#SeriesLove2023
@TheSpineView @Andrew65

Andrew65 This one looks good. 😁 Well done 🥳 (edited) 3d
TheSpineView Sounds good! Well done!💙📘📖 3d
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hannah-leeloo
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I've finally finished book 2 @curiouserandcurioser it is interesting how this book is classed as the finale yet there are 2 more books to go 🤔 I probably won't start this one until weekend. Email me your views when ready my friend. #peterpan #retelling #magic #pixie #tinkerbell #neverland

hannah-leeloo Oooooh ok so I've just looked at book 4 and it's the intro to Peter meeting Wendy @curiouserandcurioser so this may be our last adventure with Molly..... 3d
curiouserandcurioser @hannah-leeloo ill email you tonight:) im ready for book three!! Also, did you know there are five books?! Ill miss Molly:( 3d
hannah-leeloo Yer I have all 5 books @curiouserandcurioser book 4 is 23 years into the future I believe it said where she's already married with the kids. I don't think it's goodbye to 3d
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hannah-leeloo ......Her. sorry send button beat me to it before I'd finished 😅 3d
hannah-leeloo I'm quite ill so I may start reading on Saturday or Sunday @curiouserandcurioser 3d
curiouserandcurioser @hannah-leeloo oh ok good! I was worried you didnt have book 5! No worries anout when we start-i just want you to feel better, my friend❤ 3d
curiouserandcurioser @hannah-leeloo i meant about when wr start🙃 3d
curiouserandcurioser @hannah-leeloo oh my goodness i keep hitting the wrong thing-when we start! There, ive finally got it! Lol 3d
hannah-leeloo Hahahaha we're too alike @curiouserandcurioser 🤣 don't worry I can make sense of our nonsense, it's the muchness gift. It's 1:22am here and we're all up ill 🤧😫😵‍💫 I'll let you know when I start reading sweet 3d
curiouserandcurioser @hannah-leeloo it is most definitely the muchness gift❤im so sorry youre all ill-hope you all feel better and get some rest:) hugs and love❤ 3d
hannah-leeloo Have you started the book? @curiouserandcurioser ❤️ 1d
curiouserandcurioser @hannah-leeloo no, i was waiting for you:) you ready? I emailed you a little while ago❤ 1d
hannah-leeloo Just answered your email sweet @curiouserandcurioser 💌 24h
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Rachel.Rencher
Daughter of the Pirate King | Tricia Levenseller
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Oh my gosh, I gave the tagged book to one of my students & I got this update from her dad (also a family friend) tonight. 🥺 This kid never reads. Literally never, but the protagonist reminded me so much of her that I thought I'd give it a shot. It just goes to show that kids don't hate reading, they just need to find the right book!

TheDaysGoBy You also just need the right teacher and you sound like a great one! 🙂 4d
Bklover Go you!!! ❤️ 4d
Ruthiella It‘s such a great feeling when a recommendation hits its mark! 🎯 Great job! 👏👏👏 4d
Smrloomis YES!!! Good job! 4d
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Deifio
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That's me set for tea! self made cake in a mug with vanilla ice cream! Hubby is really taking care of me while I'm self isolating in the bedroom. I have COVID since yesterday.

Bookwormjillk Yum! Hope you recover quickly! 6d
Jari-chan Get well soon! ❤️‍🩹 6d
julesG Feel better! 6d
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MoonWitch94 Sending you get well/speedy recovery thoughts 🫶🏻 6d
Deifio @Bookwormjillk @Jari-chan @julesG @MoonWitch94 Thank you! ❤️💞❤️ 6d
Pageturner1 get well ❤️‍🩹 6d
dabbe Hope you get better soon! ❣️ 6d
Cupcake12 Oh no! Hope you feel better soon. Speedy recovery. Plenty of time to rest and read ❤️ 6d
Deifio @Pageturner1 @dabbe @Cupcake12 Thank you ❤️❤️❤️ 5d
rwmg Get well soon 5d
UwannaPublishme Glad your hubby is taking good care of you. Feel better soon! ❤️ 5d
BookNAround Hope you feel better soon and in the meantime more mug cake happiness! 3d
Deifio @rwmg @UwannaPublishme @BookNAround Thank you, I'm feeling way better today 3d
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Texreader
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This book follows the first English pirates to cross the Darian Passage (on foot), which is the dividing line between North and South America, mainly from pirate Basil Ringrose‘s diary and the diaries of others. They travel the length of South America and are the first to navigate around Cape Horn, fighting the Spanish, hunger, thirst, and the elements. I learned so much from reading this book, not the least that pirates wrote detailed ⬇️

Texreader diaries! Pirates care mainly about the next big score so they can lose it all drinking and visiting brothels. They worked hard and played hard. They had the most up-to-date medical care because the ship doctor had to treat everything imaginable. Living on a pirate ship can mean months at a time without seeing land or getting re-provisioned with food and water. These pirates were skilled sharpshooters and could defeat large numbers of enemies ⬇️ 1w
Texreader even those with guns as well. They were a democracy and voted in and out captains, sometimes frequently. I was amazed at the detail these pirates recorded! The narrator was very monotone for much of the beginning of the book. Either I got used to it or he finally started enjoying the narrative himself, but the audiobook got better with time. If you have any interest in pirates, this is a must read. #Panama #Chile #Peru #readingtheamericas (edited) 1w
Librarybelle Monotone narrator…yikes! 1w
MamaGina This sounds fascinating and what a great title! 🏴‍☠️ 7d
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Texreader
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Only one confirmed pirate ship had been found when two galleon hunters were lured away from certain treasure from a sunken Spanish ship to look for a pirate ship off an island in the #DominicanRepublic. Based on certain sources they were supposed to find it in a specific location and yet it wasn‘t there. Years of research, tenacity, & ingenuity landed them the big prize. This an excellent book, well written and researched. Highly recommended. ⬇️

Catsandbooks Awesome! 🇩🇴 1w
Librarybelle I‘ll have to check this out! 1w
Bookwormjillk Nice find! 1w
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Texreader
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I‘ve just finished this audiobook for #readingtheamericas and I will write a review soon. I just want to let y‘all know it works for #Panama #Peru and #Chile. It could work for other countries because of brief encounters in #Barbados and #Antigua

Daisey I‘m very interested in your review for this one. It sounds fascinating! 1w
Texreader @Daisey I will definitely be recommending it. 1w
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