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TrishB
Kate Bush: Under the Ivy | Graeme Thomson
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Hubby has a #fascination (obsession!) for the wonderful Kate 💕
#septemberdanes

Cinfhen ❤️❤️❤️ 1y
Kalalalatja That is a lot of books about Kate 😄 1y
matthieumcintosh I mean, it's a valid position 1y
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Velvetfur Ooohhh lots of fab Kate goodies! I've always loved her image and the way she presents herself, I must listen to more of her music, I only know the famous songs from over the years... Thanks for the inspiration! Very pretty book covers btw 😊 1y
Cathythoughts She is amazing 👍🏻 1y
Cinfhen So, I just stalked your TBR on Litsy...is it up to date!??I know somebody has a birthday soon & im happy to share some books I own.... (edited) 1y
TrishB @matthieumcintosh true enough 😁 1y
TrishB @Velvetfur start with Hounds of Love.....the second side (obviously I was brought up with vinyl) is the best side of her songs (and up there with any of the best) ever... 1y
TrishB @Cathythoughts she is ❤️ 1y
TrishB @Cinfhen it actually is! I updated due to the poetry swap I‘m in. ❤️ 1y
Velvetfur @TrishB I was brought up with vinyl too, I know what you mean! I remember that album title, it's one of her most famous ones I presume, thanks for the recommendation! 😀 1y
Cinfhen Excellent 😘 1y
batsy Who doesn't, to be honest? 😁💜 Love this selection! 1y
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JennyM
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19 #SeptemberDanes

I had a #Fascination with this book a few years ago. Teege discovers by random accident that her grandfather is the notorious Austrian Nazi concentration camp commander and war criminal Amon Göth.

Kalalalatja I had forgotten about this, but it sounds so interesting! 1y
Cinfhen I‘ve been meaning to read this one!! I went through a Holocaust #fascination too 💔 1y
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Cinfhen
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#SeptemberDanes Thanks to Madeline Miller, I have a new #fascination for Greek Mythology re-telling. I ordered the tagged book from #BOTM 🤞🏼🤞🏼hoping it‘s half as good as Circe & Song of Achilles.

Kalalalatja I haven‘t read this, but I have heard great things about it. Atwood‘s take on the Odyssey 👍 1y
TrishB I have 2 of them ready to read but not got to them yet! Eventually.... 1y
Kimberlone I also have recently read both of the Miller books which inspired me to get this month‘s #BOTM pick of 1y
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Cinfhen Thanks for the recommendation @Kalalalatja it‘s been added 💕💕 1y
kspenmoll @Kalalalatja Would love to read that! 1y
Cinfhen What u waiting for @TrishB hype to settle down?!? 1y
kspenmoll Read only Circe but own the other two... 1y
2BR02B Have you read any Mary Renault? I've heard fantastic things about this retelling of the myth of Theseus: 1y
Cinfhen I haven‘t seen too many reviews yet @Kimberlone and @felinesandfiction just posted October‘s #BOTM spoilers!!!! 1y
TrishB 😁 on the Miller ones yes, thinking maybe my 60th b.day!! I have yet to read anything by my semi- namesake....despite having the Regeneration trilogy on the pile forever.... 1y
Susannah I‘ve got The Silence of the Girls coming from Book Depository soon. I can‘t wait. Pat Barker‘s Regeneration trilogy is awesome (as in, filled me with awe) 🤓. 1y
Cinfhen Thanks for the recs @2br02b 😃I‘ve heard great things about the Regeneration trilogy @TrishB maybe for 57; 58, & 59th bday 😜 1y
Reviewsbylola I‘ll be curious to see what you think! 1y
TrishB @Cinfhen sounds about right! 1y
Cinfhen If I ever get my #BOTM we can do a BuddyRead @kspenmoll @Susannah ❣️❣️❣️ 1y
Bookish_B I'm starting Silence of the Girls as soon as I'm done with my current read 👍🏼 1y
Kimberlone @Cinfhen ooooh next month‘s picks look exciting! Although I still haven‘t received my September box :/ 1y
Cinfhen I‘m still waiting too @Kimberlone 😢😢if our books ever arrive u can join the BuddyRead (see above) 1y
Cinfhen @Bookish_B I‘ll be watching for your review 🤓 1y
Kimberlone @Cinfhen just checked the tracking and looks like it was delivered today! Please tag me in info about a buddy read. I‘ve never done one but feel like it would help me get through my #BOTM picks better! 1y
Cinfhen Will do and yay for your book arriving 🙌🏻❣️ @Kimberlone I agree, reading with a group is a good motivator 😊 1y
Susannah @Cinfhen A buddy read would be fantastic! @kspenmoll 1y
kspenmoll Yes! If a buddy read, Please include me! (edited) 1y
emilyhaldi Wow look at you!!! 1y
Blaire I just heard about this one on npr. Sounds intriguing. 1y
Cinfhen Hi 👋 @Blaire 😘😘 (edited) 1y
GlassAsDiamonds Will be interested to see your review of this (& yes, Circe has given me the mythology bug as well!! 😂😂😂). 1y
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Mdargusch
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So this summer I had a #fascination(obsession ?) with raising Monarch Butterflies. This book was a great resource and I highly recommend it if you are interested in this project. I successfully raised and released 17 butterflies from eggs I found in my garden. The last 7 were tagged and hopefully heading to Mexico!
#septemberdanes

LeahBergen Oh, how cool!! 😮 1y
britt_brooke 💛🦋 1y
Kalalalatja That is so cool! 👏🦋 1y
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Cinfhen That's awesome 🦋🦋🦋🦋 1y
JennyM I love that you did this - a great and lovely thing to do 1y
Christine 🧡🧡🧡 1y
Wife We did it this year too! Although no tagging. 🌹 1y
CoffeeCatsBooks So cool! 1y
KimM I raised 1! Now I have a new goal. 1y
Mdargusch The key is lots of milkweed. And that can be tough @KimM 1y
Mdargusch Check out monarch watch @Wife they only tell you to tag from August on since those are the ones going to Mexico. 1y
emilyhaldi Love this post!!! 🐛🦋 1y
DivineDiana What a fantastic project! 👏🏻🦋👏🏻 I just raised some mushrooms using a kit! 🤷‍♀️ 1y
Reviewsbylola Wow, 17!! Does that count the one you euthanized? 1y
Mdargusch No. @Reviewsbylola and I actually euthanized 5. 😿 1y
Reviewsbylola 😳😳😳 1y
Reviewsbylola That‘s nuts! 1y
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Eggs
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Kalalalatja I did not know that was a kind of hat! 1y
Cinfhen I‘d love to be to be able to make those!!! 1y
Mdargusch Hmmm. Not sure about making my own though. 1y
Cathythoughts 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 1y
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Cathythoughts
The Case for God | Karen Armstrong
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#SeptemberDanes My husband just came home with these books , because he has. #fascination for religions ( & mythology) ... and he saved the day for today‘s prompt !

Kalalalatja Great timing 👏👏 1y
Cathythoughts @Kalalalatja I know 😅❤️ 1y
CaitlinR The CASE FOR GOD is great. I really enjoy Karen Armstrong 1y
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Cathythoughts @CaitlinR that‘s good to hear. He has a good few books on different religions ... interesting 👍🏻❤️ 1y
Cinfhen Cool!!! I‘d love to chat with your hubby about religion and music 🎵 1y
Cathythoughts @Cinfhen that would work out very well ! He loves to talk 💫 1y
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vivastory
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I don't read as much nonfiction as fiction, however a great nonfiction book can be every bit as magnificent as a novel. Above are a few that I've read in the past year that really stand out. The authors knowledge, dedication, investigative spirit & #fascination with their subjects shines through.
#SeptemberDanes
@Cinfhen @Kalalalatja

Mdargusch I loved Blitzed!!! 1y
vivastory @Mdargusch It was a really unique take on WW2, which is no small feat considering how much has been written/said about it. 1y
Kalalalatja I have only read I‘ll be Gone in the Dark, but I want to read the other three at some point! 1y
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Joy0201 I LOVED Ghostland. 1y
Cinfhen I actually prefer NF to fiction...but I haven‘t read ANY of these yet!!! (edited) 1y
vivastory @Kalalalatja Ghostland would be a great October read! 1y
vivastory @Joy0201 Same here. I need to read his other books. 1y
vivastory @Cinfhen I didn't know you preferred NF. I highly recommend all of them! 1y
Billypar Was looking for a new audio non-fiction since I just finished one, so I'm getting Blitzed (pun intended 🙄). And put a hold on Ghostland. Thanks for the reccs! 1y
vivastory @Billypar I look forward to hearing your thoughts on them! This is the perfect time to read Ghostland 1y
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CarolynM
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When her husband gets a job with Lego, journalist Helen leaves her London job to accompany him to Jutland and freelance while investigating what it is that makes Denmark the happiest country in the world. This book is basically a series of lifestyle pieces on life in Denmark tied together with the story of the couple's first year in their new country. #Fascination would describe how I've felt about reading it while in Denmark. #SeptemberDanes

Kalalalatja I have thought about picking this up, mostly to see what a Denmark looks like from an outside perspective 👍 1y
Cinfhen Fun!! 1y
Cathythoughts You lucky duck ! I can‘t wait to go there 😍 1y
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emilyhaldi
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My family has a #fascination with the Royals, but my sister @AnnieD takes it to the next level with her bathroom reading...as seen in her London flat earlier this year 😉

#septemberdanes

Kalalalatja Bathroom goals 😄🙌 1y
BarbaraBB Lolol 😂👸🏻🤴 1y
Mdargusch Haha! 🤴🏻👸🏻 1y
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Reviewsbylola 😂😂😂😂 @annied takes most things to the next level lol. 1y
LeahBergen Those are fabulous!! 😂😂😂 1y
Megabooks Nice to know someone else is reading in the bathroom 🚽 🤪🤓 1y
CouronneDhiver 😂😂😂 1y
Blaire This is the best! 😂😂😂 1y
AnnieD @Reviewsbylola that‘s why you love me 14mo
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