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The Roundhill | Dick King-Smith, Sian Bailey
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Mehso-so

Dick King-Smith, most famous for his book Babe the Gallant Pig, was an incredibly prolific author of 75-110pg-long children's books. I own a BUNCH of them, many unread. He's a bit hit or miss - someone who has written this many books pretty much as to be - but some of them are such wins that it's worth the effort of sifting through them. This one was right in the middle. I liked the concept, but the story didn't really go anywhere. I also didn't ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) like the way Evan treated his cousin, and I felt bad for old-Evan who says he wants to believe in God but can't. There's a weird sadness to this book that just didn't work for me. But it was only 84 pages long, so it wasn't that long of an investment - but not a King-Smith book I'll probably pick up again.

#Roll100 @PuddleJumper
#MtTBR
#ReadySetRead - Paranormal; Multiple Trees on the Cover @Clwojick
#100YearsofBooks
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Short and an easy read, filled with Lawson's delightful illustrations. I clearly remember watching the Disney version of this story. According to this biography of Benjamin Franklin, many of that man's inventions and diplomatic decisions were made with the aid of this book's narrator - Amos the mouse, who spent much of his time living in Ben's hat. Obviously ridiculous but still a great deal of fun. I especially enjoyed when other famous ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) historical people had mice of their own! I really enjoy Lawson's writing and illustrations, and it was a pleasure to read this 1951 edition that I picked up almost 20 years ago.

#TrappedonanIsland @aperfectmjk @ETALTON
#ReadtheUSA2023 - Pennsylvania
#ReadySetRead - Birthday Celebration @Clwojick
#100YearsofBooks
#192025 (originally published 1939) @Librarybelle
#MtTBR
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Librarybelle Hooray! 3d
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Indian Island Mystery | Jane, Mary C Jane
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Final review for this morning... so I've been stuck on my own #BookChain challenge because I needed to read a book whose title started with the next letter in the alphabet from my last book's title, i.e. the letter I. None of my upcoming book start with an I so I turned to my own shelves to see if I could find a quick read - and came across this 1965 MG read. Set in Maine near the Penobscot Indian Island Reservation, which I didn't even know ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) existed, the story is about two siblings who haven't been living in the area very long and who have befriended some of the Native American children living on the reservation. The story touches lightly on being friends even if someone doesn't look or live like you, and the main character concludes by realizing that everyone is different from everyone, and that's part of what makes life so interesting. The mystery itself is simple but ⬇ 2w
TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) but fun, and I was a bit mind-blown that their parents just let these two kids take the bus to Bangor and back on their own to see if they could find a man that none of them actually know very well...!!!

This one isn't going to be some kind of forever classic, but it's a typical fun little MG mystery from the era, and since I purchased it at a booksale back in 1997, I suppose it's about time I read it 😂
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Clwojick I‘m stuck too! Next up is Y for me, but non of my Blake Pierce books start with a Y, so it‘ll have to wait until next week. 🫣😂 2w
Andrew65 Great progress 👏👏👏 2w
Clare-Dragonfly How do you even know what year you bought this?! 2w
TheAromaofBooks @Clare-Dragonfly - I'm pretty obsessive about writing on flyleafs when I purchase books, so this one has its place of origin in my high school scrawl 😂 2w
MittenGirlPeach I love her books! I own a number of them from childhood and I‘ve collected others in used bookstores. They‘re “of a time” for sure, but they do feature stronger roles for girls than was the norm when written. 2w
TheAromaofBooks @MittenGirlPeach - Yes!! I also have several of her books from old booksales and whatnot. I really enjoy them and appreciate the way that she does weave in lessons about not judging people by how they look or what you've heard about “their kind.“ They are from their era, but I also think she was doing her best to look forward when she wrote them. 1w
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I read Living With Color by this author a couple years ago and absolutely LOVED it! Like, it changed the way I look at color and my house and interior design in general. Sadly, though, her earlier book, Living With Pattern, just strike the same chord for me. There is some good and interesting information here, but nothing that made me grab my husband and start sharing stuff with him, which is always how I judge how interesting my nonfiction ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) reads are 😂 In some ways, I just think Pattern is harder to connect with than Color anyway - Pattern encompasses so many different things (i.e. texture, furniture placement, structure, color, fabric, etc etc) that it's harder to really grasp and use (for me). Like I said, a perfectly interesting read, but it didn't hit me like Living With Color did.

However, another gorgeous book - I can't resist sprayed edges!!!
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Clwojick Great match! 3w
PuddleJumper Awesome! 3w
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This one was a soft pick for me. It started strong. Love the concept and characters, especially the narrator. However, the ending felt a little scrambled to me, and for a little more gruesome than I anticipated. Still, it was a solid read and I will definitely pick up the sequel due to be published this summer!! Great #LMPBC pick, and one that has been on my TBR for years!!
@mrsmarch @ozma.of.oz @persephone1408

TheAromaofBooks #MtTBR
#WickedWords - Manor @AsYouWish
#ReadySetRead - New-to-You Author; “House“ in Title; Genre You Rarely Read @Clwojick
#BookChain - May have backed myself into a corner, because now I have to read a book that starts with I 😂
#NoBuy2023 - Outside Comfort Zone @PuddleJumper
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AsYouWish Yay!!!! You only have one word left!!! Good job!!!!💙💙💙💙 3w
persephone1408 @TheAromaofBooks I thought it was just me! Lol I didn't really care for the ending. Gruesome didnt really bother me. I was just disappointed by it somehow. 3w
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The Unhoneymooners | Christina Lauren
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This one has been picked for the #TrappedonanIsland more months than once, including this one, so I decided it was time to finally read it!! It's been on my shelf since it was gifted to me by @Chrissyreadit back in August 2020!!

This was a fun enemies-to-lovers/fake relationship read, although I did get a lot of secondhand stress when various lies were being enacted! I really loved the banter between these two characters, and felt like most of ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) the “unlikely“ scenarios felt like they could have happened, if that makes sense. I felt like Olive was a little harsh at times, but that's also because we spend the entire book in her head, so there's that.

Overall, a fun and fluffy read!!

Book pictured with an adorable but slightly confused Waylon 😂
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TheAromaofBooks I did get a little frustrated with Olive - she and Ethan have a big argument about Ethan's brother and she gets SO offended that Ethan sides with his brother and not her. I get that, I do, and I didn't expect her to cave in and pretend like nothing was wrong. However, when the truth is out and Ethan apologizes... I felt like that was the time Olive should have admitted to herself that she would have acted the same if he had said something about ⬇ 3w
TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) about her sister, but instead she just completely blows him off. Part of a relationship is not just being able to admit you're wrong, but being able to show grace to your partner when they admit that they were wrong, and there are multiple situations where Olive obviously has a problem with holding onto a grudge. It was a bit part of her personality that really grated on my nerves. 3w
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TheAromaofBooks #TrappedonanIsland @aperfectmjk @ETALTON
#MtTBR
#ReadtheUSA2023 - Minnesota (also works for Hawaii, obviously, but I missed MN last year!)
#Pantone2023 - Blazing Yellow @Clwojick
#WickedWords - Champagne @AsYouWish
#ReadySetRead - Set in winter; Enemies to Lovers; Floral Cover
#FourFoursin23 - Romance Expanse @lauredhel
#ISpyBingo - Exotic Animal
#NoBuy2023 - On shelves over a year @PuddleJumper
#BookSpinBingo
#JumpStart2023 @Lizpixie
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Clwojick I love witty banter in a rom com 💖 glad you loved it! 3w
mabell Waylon is a sweet book prop! ❤️🐶 3w
Leftcoastzen Aawww! 🐶 3w
Lauredhel *adds to list of Champagne contenders * 3w
UwannaPublishme Love this photo! 🐶❤️🐶 3w
AsYouWish Yay!!! Good job!!! 💙💙💙💙 3w
sarahbellum Puppy! 😍 3w
dabbe What a “come hither“ look! So sweet! ❣️🐾❣️ 3w
PuddleJumper Awww puppy 🐶 3w
TheAromaofBooks @Lauredhel - They drink at the wedding!! 🍷 3w
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Very Sincerely Yours | Kerry Winfrey
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I'm a bit of a sucker for Winfrey's books because she sets them in Ohio, and describes places around Columbus with warm affection. It's just so nice to see my lovely state being embraced instead of being the background from which the MC is fleeing! 😂 I had some minor issues with this one, like some inconsistencies with Everett's character, and the “message“ that everyone has a THING that is their PASSION and if you can find that ONE THING ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) everything else falls into place. I just... I think contentment is something you choose, not something that happens because of your circumstances. Following passions can be great, but it's also just not for everyone. Stepping out of your comfort zone is fine, but it's also exhausting and I don't think you actually do need to force yourself to do it every day. But... this is a fluffy romcom, and in that light, this one was a lot of fun. 4w
Lauredhel Nice! I like a cute illustrated cover, too 4w
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PuddleJumper Excellent! 4w
TheAromaofBooks @Lauredhel - I was unreasonably excited that not only was this guy writing letters, they talked about his sweaters on multiple occasions 😂 4w
Clwojick Great job! ❤️ 4w
AsYouWish Yay!!! Good job!!!! 4w
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A soft pick for me, this one is a slow burn yet has weirdly addictive writing. As a child, Olivia was swept into her town's drainage system while sleepwalking, yet managed to survive three days and was rescued, becoming a national story in the process. Years of being harassed and judged (she and her mother received a lot of money as a result of the rescue) has led her to change her name and try to escape the pressure of the past. But as the 20th⬇️

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) anniversary approaches, Olivia is finding it harder to maintain her anonymity - especially when someone from her past appears in her front yard... murdered.

The whole sleepwalking thing was kind of creepy; it's so scary to think that you can just get up and wander around doing things and not know it. I can't imagine how terrifying it would be to wake up someplace different from where you went to sleep! This added just the right amount ⬇
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TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) of unreliability to Olivia's account. The reason that it stayed a soft pick for me is that while the ending was mostly satisfying, I felt like a lot of the secondary characters were just kind of left hanging. I wanted more resolution with some of the other people I had come to know throughout the story. Still, a solid read, and I can see myself reading another of Miranda's books if it comes my way. 4w
PuddleJumper Brilliant! 4w
Clwojick Way to go! 4w
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Challenges | Serge Lang
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Another fun 2023 challenge - check out @lauredhel 's page for more details!!

What 2023 reading challenges do you all plan to participate in? I've been setting up my journal for the year and am getting super excited!! This year I'm looking to continue #Roll100 with @PuddleJumper, #WickedWords with @AsYouWish, #TrappedonanIsland with @aperfectmjk, #NoShameReadathon with @Nessavamusic, #Booked2023 with @alisiakae @cinfhen & @barbarathebibliophage

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) plus several monthly buddy reads: #ChildrensClassicRead with @TheBookHippie, #AgathaChristieClubR2 with @ferskner, #PemberLittens and #LittensLoveRomance with @StayCurious, and #KindredSpiritBuddyReads with @BarbaraJean .

As always @Clwojick has several fun challenges going, including #ReadySetRead, #Pantone2023, #MonthlyMayhem, and #ReadtheRainbow.

And of course I'll be trying to #ReadtheUSA2023 and climbing #MtTBR as well as ⬇
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TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) my own #BookSpin challenge!! As you can see, I like tracking and organizing books as much as reading them. 😂 I have a few Storygraph challenges that I will just see if I happen to read books that fit the prompts, like #TheQuidditchCup #ReadingRoyalty2023 #PrioritizeYourShelf and the #VintageCoverScavengerHunt

Let me know if you have any other challenges because I obviously love them! 😁 Looking forward to another fabulous year!!!
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Cinfhen Yay! Glad you‘re joining us 🫶🏼and all the other challenges sound awesome 🤩 (edited) 1mo
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TheBookHippie Yay!!! I love our reads! Such zen!! 1mo
Librariana I like the idea of #PrioritizeYourShelf and will look into it more as I have a beautifully ridiculous amount of owned unread books 😊 I really appreciate all these posts folks are sharing with challenge tags and hosts as I'd like to learn more about them! 1mo
TheAromaofBooks @Librariana - Here's the link to the Prioritize Your Shelf challenge on StoryGraph if you have an account there - https://app.thestorygraph.com/reading_challenges/7cae8f66-bdd3-4850-a459-964cd66... - I really liked the variety of prompts for this one!! 1mo
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BookSpinBingo | Untitled
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Hey, friends!! I am planning to take the #BookSpin and #BookSpinBingo challenges into 2023 and would be thrilled if you would like to join me!!! (NOTE: That thing that looks like a pizza is supposed to be a spinner 😂) The challenge is going to remain basically the same as it has in 2022. I will again be asking everyone to track their own BookSpin/DoubleSpin reads for the giveaway entries - if anyone has any suggestions for improving the form or ⬇

TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) making it easier to use, please let me know!! In 2023 I will NOT be tagging people separately for Bingo. Instead, I will do like I have done the last couple of months where I tag everyone for the BookSpin post, and then anyone who wishes to participate in Bingo will know that that also means the Bingo board as been posted as well, and they can find it on their own lol I am getting lazy in my old age!! ⬇ 2mo
TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) If you are new to the challenge and want to know what it is all about, here is a link to the details about how it works - https://thearomaofbooks.wordpress.com/bookspin-bookspinbingo-litsy-challenge/ - and I am always available for questions by commenting on any of my posts or emailing me at itsthegoodlife15 at gmail. ⬇ (edited) 2mo
TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) To sign up for 2023, all you need to do is comment below and let me know you want to be on the tag list. THIS IS A BRAND NEW TAG LIST AND YOU WILL ONLY BE ON IT IF YOU COMMENT BELOW!! This is my way of cleaning up my old tag list so that I‘m no longer tagging people who aren‘t interested or who aren‘t active on Litsy anymore. ⬇ (edited) 2mo
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TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) As always, thank you all SO MUCH for making this challenge so successful! I genuinely love see everyone‘s lists, bingo boards, and reviews, and it‘s so encouraging to me to have people tell me that this challenge is helping them read down their TBRs. I love seeing how creative people get with how they organize their lists. Getting to know all of you a little better has been so delightful, and I‘m excited about another year of seeing ⬇ 2mo
TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) what the BookSpin Fates want us all to read!!!

I'm tagging everyone from my 2022 list. Also, remember - no worries if this is no longer your thing!! People come and go and that is A-OK. ❤ Looking forward to January already!!!
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BarkingMadRead I‘m in!!! 2mo
Smarkies I'm in! 2mo
Kangaj1 I am in! 2mo
vlwelser I'm in! ❤😘 2mo
Chelsea.Poole Please add me to your 2023 list! Love how this “forces” 😉 me to read books I‘ve been meaning to! 2mo
Cinfhen Yes, please!!! And THANKS SO MUCH for being an OUTSTANDING host 😘 2mo
rmaclean4 I am in!! 2mo
MallenNC Yay! I am definitely in for 2023. Thanks for continuing to host this fun challenge. 2mo
AmyG Please put me on the list. Thank you! I love Bookspin. 2mo
BookDadGirlDad I'm in!! 2mo
claudiuo I'm in as well. BookSpins and #BookSpingBingo are what made me read so much more this year. Thank you so much! 2mo
Kelly326 Can‘t wait!! 2mo
Librarybelle I am in for 2023!! Thank you for hosting this!!! 2mo
Maggie4483 I‘m in!!! 2mo
CBee I‘m in! I‘ve managed to read both spin books for about six months now and will stick with that plan 😊 2mo
Librariana Hooray to BookSpinBingo in 2023! Please keep me on the tag list 💜 Thank you! 😊 2mo
Kristin_Reads I‘m in! And thank you for hosting… it‘s one of my favorite parts of Litsy :) 2mo
Kelly_the_Bookish_Sidekick I look forward to the 2nd of every month because of this challenge. Thank you! And yes, please continue to tag me. 2mo
triplem80 Definitely in for 2023. Thanks so much for all you do!! 2mo
IndoorDame I‘m in!!! So happy this is continuing! Thank you 💜 2mo
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persephone1408 I'm in! 2mo
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HeyT I‘m in! Thanks for hosting and hopefully 2023 will be the year the chunkster curse is broken for good! 2mo
JenReadsAlot I'm in! Look forward to the 2nd every month! 2mo
Allylu Sign me up! I appreciate you and #BookSpinBingo!! 2mo
Jari-chan I'm so in!!! 2mo
candc320 I‘m so in! I absolutely love it! 2mo
BookKenz I'm in for another year! 2mo
Nessavamusic Yay totally in! This has been my favorite monthly challenge to organize my TBR. 2mo
britt_reads I‘m in! 2mo
Suet624 Yes please 2mo
TheSpineView Of course I am in! Love this challenge! Thanks for hosting again! 2mo
FelinesAndFelonies Can't wait!! 2mo
Addison_Reads Me! Me! Me! 😀 @LocalTXLibrarian wanna give it a try next year? 2mo
BooksNBowls I fell off the past couple months but I‘m ready to start fresh in 2023! 2mo
nitalibrarian I'm in! 😁 2mo
mom_of_4 Im in. Ready to read more in 2023 2mo
Coffeymuse Love this challenge and thankful to you for hosting. I'm in for 2023! 2mo
ImperfectCJ I am very much in! Thank you so much for hosting! 2mo
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ozma.of.oz Yeeessss! I‘m so ready! 2mo
RaeLovesToRead I'm in please! 😊 2mo
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Pageturner1 yes, i keep saying. maybe it will happen 2mo
OriginalCyn620 I am definitely in for 2023! Thank you so much for hosting this fun challenge-I know it‘s a lot of work and it‘s much appreciated! 😁 2mo
IamIamIam Whoo hoo! So excited with my new flexible reading list!!! Thank you so much for all your dedication, Sarah!!! 2mo
TheEllieMo Please keep tagging me in, I want to get back to a place where I can rejoin fully! 2mo
Pigpen_Reads I'm in! 😊 2mo
mrsmarch TAG 🏷 MEEEEE!!!! I really liked the way you did it this year. And I‘m plowing through my TBR to the point where I‘m starting to have to really reach for reads to populate my board! 2mo
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Read4life I‘m definitely in! Thank you. 2mo
llwheeler I'm in! Thanks so much for continuing to host! 2mo
galueth28 I'm in, I love doing the bookspin list every month🙂 2mo
Julsmarshall I‘m in! This challenge has really helped me read my #TBR! 2mo
Zoes_Human I‘m totally in. Thank you for hosting! 2mo
AshleyHoss820 I‘m in! The challenge helped me keep going with my reading goals! I‘ve got three reading challenges I‘m going to give a shot this year, so I think I‘ll use those as my prompts. ☺️☺️☺️ 2mo
wideeyedreader I‘m in again!! Hopefully next year I won‘t drop off halfway through like I did this year lol 2mo
DivineDiana This helped my #MTTBR stack! Will do my best to stay the course! 2mo
sherrisilvera I'm in...book lists are fun! 2mo
HufflepuffGirl90 I‘m so in!! I love #bookspinbingo!!! 2mo
kwmg40 I‘m in! Thanks for hosting again! 2mo
marleed I‘m in for 2023. I‘m so excited to try my list by naming categories instead of titles for the year. I‘m thinking it will give me some spontaneity I‘ve been yearning for in my reading. 2mo
peanutnine Please continue to tag me! I love organizing my bookspin list each month! Thanks so much for continuing to host this wonderful challenge ☺️ 2mo
jenniferw88 I'm back in, but not doing the bingo part. 2mo
sebrittainclark Yay! Please keep tagging me. This is my favorite reading challenge! 2mo
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BookwormAHN I'm in 😺 2mo
Singout Please add me, and thank you for organizing this again! 2mo
Soubhiville Oh yes, count me in please! This is my favorite Litsy challenge! 💜💜💜📚📚📚 2mo
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SpookyMazeOfBooks Please add me 2mo
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Eggs I‘m in 📚🌟🙏🏻 2mo
jb72 I‘m definitely in too! I haven‘t been doing much lately but I want to start fresh in the new year. Thanks for all you do! 2mo
Elizabeth2 Yes please! This challenge helps me check books off that ever growing TBR! ❤️📚 2mo
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PageShifter I am joining :) 2mo
Bookjunkie57 I am in for 2023. This is seriously the only challenge I can keep up with monthly. 2mo
AnneCecilie Please continue tagging me. I love this challenge 2mo
bookandbedandtea Please continue to tag me! I may try to do #BookSpinBingo again next year instead of just #BookSpin and #DoubleSpin as I did this year. Thanks for doing this! 💜 2mo
BacklistReader I‘m excited to do this challenge again in 2023. I love doing it but since changing jobs it‘s been difficult to find the time to read. Something I‘m hoping to work on in the new year. 2mo
myellenbee Count me in. I joined in February this year, so 2023 I can complete the whole year! 2mo
mrp27 Yes! Please continue to tag me. I look forward to playing bookspin again next year. 2mo
BarbaraJean Count me in! I look forward to BookSpin Day every month—it‘s become a delightful part of my reading life these past few years! Even though that handful of unread 2022 BookSpins are still giving me side-eye from my nightstand. 😆 2mo
BeckyWithTheGoodBooks I‘ll be there!!! 2mo
tdrosebud Tag me please! I'm already starting my list for Jan.! 2mo
Deblovestoread Yay! The 2nd day of the month is a favorite day. Thanks for all that you do! 2mo
BookNAround I adore this challenge even though I continually fail miserably at it. 😂 Please keep me on the list for 2023! 2mo
Kristelh I have started my lists for next year and look forward to another year of bookspin 2mo
guinsgirlreads I‘m in! Thank you ! 2mo
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CaitZ Please keep me on the list. This is always fun 2mo
RainyDayReading I‘d love to stay on the list! Can‘t wait for 2023! 2mo
katiekat311 @TheAromaofBooks oh man I ABSOLUTELY am in! I quite look forward to playing every month! 2mo
swynn I'm in. Thanks for doing this again! 2mo
Megabooks I am 💯💯 in!! Thank you!! 👍🏻 2mo
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Lucy_Anywhere This is my favourite challenge on Litsy - I‘m in! 2mo
Jess861 I'm in - thank you 😊 2mo
sarahbellum Yes, I‘m in for another year! Had so much fun unearthing long forgot TBR titles this year. Thank you so so much for organizing this, Sarah! 💓 2mo
KristiAhlers Totally in. I love this challenge! 2mo
GinaKButler I‘m in! It‘s my favorite monthly challenge! 2mo
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ravenlee I‘m definitely in - I love that this challenge can be as tough or laid-back as I need it to be every month. Thank you for doing it! 2mo
mamareading There is always that moment when I wake up on the second of the month and realize it‘s bookspin day! Thanks for adding to happy personal rhythms, I‘m in! 2mo
LeslieO I definitely want in! This challenge keeps me on my game! Thanks 2mo
Larkken 1000x yes! Love this challenge, thanks for sharing it 🥰 2mo
Bookzombie Keep me on the list! Thank you! Even though I‘m probably not going to finish all of this year‘s picks, I have been thinking about 2023. 😏 2mo
Yuki_Onna Please do keep me on the list! Bookspin helps me so much making time for reading. Looking forward to spinning in 2023! 💖 2mo
Zuhkeeyah Please keep me on the list! Love this challenge. 2mo
AmyK1 I‘m in! 2mo
BarbaraBB I won‘t be joining next year. Thanks for all your work! 2mo
MegaWhoppingCosmicBookwyrm 100% in! Thank you for doing this again. Bingo helps me get through my TBR more than anything else I‘ve tried in the past. ❤️ 2mo
julieclair Yay! I‘m definitely in. My TBR is longer than ever (#BlameItOnLitsy) and BookSpin helps me feel like I at least have a fighting chance. 😂 Thanks so much for hosting this so we all can have fun with it. 💙 2mo
RebelReader I‘m loving it! Count me in for 2023! 2mo
MatchlessMarie Me!! I love looking forward to the 2nd every month. 2mo
JackOBotts Yay for another year of book spinning! Please count me in!! 2mo
Chili I‘m in! I love BookSpin!!! Thank you for hosting this!😁 2mo
Hooked_on_books As I posted recently, I‘m going to be going my own twist on bingo using your board. I know where to find you, so you don‘t have to worry about tagging me anymore! 2mo
Chrissyreadit Yes- keep me on 💕🥳 2mo
TheLudicReader I love this challenge. 2mo
bekakins I‘m still in! Book spin is my fave I‘ve read SO many books since starting!! 2mo
CoffeeNBooks Yay! Yes, I'm definitely in for 2023! Thanks for doing this! 2mo
jhod I'd like to join please 2mo
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rabbitprincess Meeeeeeee!!! And I loved the form this year 😁 (edited) 2mo
Weisubei Keep me on the list please 🥰🥰 2mo
LocalTXLibrarian i wanna join! looking forward to trying this out next year. thanks for tagging me @Addison_Reads 😊 2mo
JoeMo I definitely want to stay on the list! 2mo
The.Great.Catsby I would like to continue in 2023. Thank you for hosting!! 2mo
Clare-Dragonfly I am one thousand percent in! 😁😁😁 2mo
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melissajayne I'm in 2mo
AsYouWish I‘m in!!! I already have so many books planned for 2023 and I will do a better job of keeping track of everything, 🤞🏻 2mo
MittenGirlPeach I‘m SO IN once again. This challenge is like Christmas every month. LOVE IT! 2mo
Clwojick Count me in! This is one of my favourite ways to help track and plan out all the various challenges I‘m doing! Thanks for all your hard work! 2mo
willaful This was great fun, I'm definitely in again! 2mo
Bookgoil Im@in again 2mo
Lizpixie I am so in! Of course I want to continue a challenge that makes me read more every month🙌 2mo
DieAReader I‘m in! @GHABI4ROSES look into this🥰🤨 2mo
Scochrane26 I still want to be tagged 2mo
ElizaMarie I really enjoy it! Please keep me tagged (I had forgotten about keeping track on my own - so had to back track) but yeah this next year I‘ll be more in tuned with it 2mo
Sresendez12 I‘m in again! Thank you for doing this year after year! 2mo
cwarnier I 💖this challenge, even if I am not very good at it. 2mo
Caterina I'm in! Thank you for continuing the challenge! 😊 2mo
Mollyanna I am in! Love this challenge. Thanks so much for hosting. 2mo
ferskner Count me in! I jump in and out but I love this challenge! 2mo
Crazeedi Yes I'm in for 2023! Thank you so much for this amazing challenge, I'm so sorry I fell off the wagon this year 2mo
staci.reads I'm still in! Thanks! 2mo
PuddleJumper I'm still in, thanks! 2mo
Allydanielle88 I'm in for 2023. Thank you 2mo
Sarahreadstoomuch Definitely still in. I love this and thank you for continuing the fun with your awesome hosting! 2mo
aperfectmjk I'm in 2mo
Moll Sign me up! I'm going to give it a good crack in 2023! 2mo
Marmie7 Hoping 2023 is a better reading year, so I'm definitely in for this🙌 2mo
GirlNamedJesse Looking forward to it, as always!! 2mo
Lollymya I am in… I am hoping 2023 will be a better reading year!!! 2mo
KatieB Please keep me on the tag list! And keep up the good work! 2mo
gossamerchild I am totally in. Thank you so much for doing this! 2mo
LeticiaToraci I'm in, thanks for keeping this up! 2mo
janeycanuck I think 2023 is finally the year I jump into Book Spin. Please tag me! 2mo
Argon I‘d like to stay on the list 😊 Thank you so much!! 💕 2mo
Kempfme I‘m in! 2mo
Bookishlie Always in! This year I‘ll do more than 3 months!! Lol 2mo
CoverToCoverGirl Hooray! Thank you for continuing to host this awesome challenge! ♥️ 2mo
UwannaPublishme Yay! Of course I‘m in! Love this challenge! 🙌🏻 2mo
wordslinger42 Yes, please tag me! 😊 2mo
Read-y_Picker Please add me again for 2023! I will try to be more diligent about it this year😬
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SusanLee Yes, please! 2mo
faelinwolf I would love to try again! 2mo
magyklyXdelish Sign me up for next year for sure!! 2mo
DrexEdit I failed at most reading challenges this past year, but I would still like to do bookspin! It is the best challenge for kicking my TBR into gear! 😄 2mo
lauraisntwilder I'm in! I'm doing a terrible job this month, but that's just because there's so much Christmas-y stuff going on. THANK YOU! 2mo
LeafingThroughLife Definitely count me in for 2023! Thanks! 2mo
Caryl I‘m in! Thank you so much! 2mo
Sargar114 I‘m in as well! My favorite challenge! 2mo
BookHoarder32 Please add me! I‘m going to try and use this to get through my tbr list of physical books 📚 next year! ❤️ Thanks! 2mo
majkia Count me in! 1mo
NikkiM5 I‘m still in 😊 1mo
Ash.on.the.line I‘m in! 😄 it really has helped me with my TBR 1mo
Chili I‘m in! 1mo
Bkwrm7 Hoping to get back into Litsy in the new year, so please keep me in! Thanks! 1mo
Bookjunkie57 Can‘t remember if I said it or not but I‘m in and my apologies if this is a duplicate sign up. 1mo
tokorowilliamwallace Tracking for giveaway entries is too much for me, but I'd still like to be tagged to at least hope it'll motivate me and my reading moods and my capacity for continued momentum. 1mo
cwarnier I may have commented earlier, but I am totally in again. It kind of motivated me this year. 1mo
ChelseaM6010 I‘m in for 2023! Thank you! 1mo
Hestapleton Really going to try to stick with it this year! 1mo
yourfavouritemixtape I would like to join in! I‘ve seen this so many times and love it!! 1mo
Skygoddess1 I‘m in for another year! 1mo
LaraReads I‘m in for 2023 please! I have been terrible the last several months, but as always, I hope the new year will bring reading goodness! Thank you so much @TheAromaofBooks 1mo
Gissy Do I have to access the 2023 form now or Do I need to wait until the end December? 1mo
TheAromaofBooks @Gissy - I haven't posted the 2023 form yet, so the 2022 form is the only one available. I'm going to wait until I close the 2022 entries before opening the 2023 form to try and avoid confusion since they are going to look pretty much exactly alike 😂 1mo
smallthings I would like to join in :) 1mo
Gissy @TheAromaofBooks Yes, that works perfectly 🤗 1mo
VeganCleopatra Sorry for the late comment, I would like to be included please! Did I miss a post with a link to the 2023 Google Form? I looked but did not see it. Also, do I need to include my address on the 2022 form or can I wait to see if I win? Thanks! 1mo
kimmypete1 Include me please! 1mo
TheAromaofBooks @VeganCleopatra - I haven't linked the 2023 form yet as I wanted to close the 2022 form first to help keep people from getting confused with multiple links going around!! I was having people include their addresses so that I know who wants to actually be counted for the giveaway and who is just using the form for their own records. But if you want, instead of your address, please just put in something like 'contact me if I win' so I know you want⬇ 1mo
TheAromaofBooks (cont'd) to be included for the giveaway!! The 2023 form will be posted on the 2nd when I announce January's numbers. 1mo
SheReadsAndWrites I would love to be a part of the Bookspin bingo for 2023 but don't need to be part of a giveaway-I just want to engage more on Litsy and get motivated to read more this year. 🤓 1mo
TheAromaofBooks @SheReadsAndWrites - The giveaway is 100% optional!! I have also set the form up so that people can use it to track their BookSpin reads without submitting personal info for the giveaway, so you are free to use the form or not - whatever system works best for you!! 1mo
VeganCleopatra Thank you! As always, appreciate all your effort and responses! 1mo
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