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PaperbackPirate
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Pickpick

Today‘s #WinterReadathonDailyChallenge reminded me I never reviewed this amazing, heartbreaking book. The main character and his niece both have a hearing disability.
The title is not a lie. This novel illustrates how difficult it is to escape the cycle of poverty. Even though it was heart-wrenching, I‘m glad I read it. I missed the main character when it ended, wishing I could stay by his side. Read if you like classical music.
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Andrew65 Even more so true today with the big increases we are seeing in poverty levels due to the cost of living crisis. 3h
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BookLineNSinker
Spin | Lamar Giles
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This is on my TBR, I found it available on my Libby app as well and immediately borrowed it. I have Sunburn to read first and this next up on my roster!

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TheNeverendingTBR
The Beatles Lyrics | The Beatles
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Pickpick

In this you've got almost 200 song lyrics that have been collected to form one volume of poetry.

It's split into three parts.

Part 1: Beatlemania (1962-5)

Part 2: The Sergeants' Mystery Tour (1965-8)

Part 3: The Apple Years (1968-70)

A real treat for all Beatles lovers.

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fredamans
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suvata
Graph Out Loud | Graphjam Com
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According to #StoryGraph, this month @suvata mainly read:
• fiction books that are reflective, emotional, dark, and sad.
• typically chooses medium-paced books that are 300-499 pages long

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kspenmoll
A Book of Days | Patti Smith
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This is a gorgeous book- I love Patti Smith & when I heard she had a new book out I grabbed it from the library. I had no idea what the title meant. Basically she has a relevant photo for each day of the year. Now I want to buy this so I can go through the year with her!

Cinfhen Ahhh! That‘s fantastic! Definitely a book to savor and own 😍 (edited) 2d
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TheBookHippie
Franz Schubert's Letters and Other Writings | Franz Schubert, Otto Erich Deutsch
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My reading music won my top Apple Music listening for 2022

My playlist https://music.apple.com/us/playlist/christines-piano-music/pl.u-6mo4Z34C89LZgm

I‘ve already converted @CBee and now @AmyG . So here‘s my playlist if interested. Khatia is an amazing prodigy but she is also an activist for social justice especially for women.
For women in Iran

https://www.instagram.com/reel/CjYKgHCvXIn/?igshid=MWI4MTIyMDE=

CBee ♥️♥️♥️ 3d
AmyG Perfect for reading! Or just relaxing. 3d
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Leftcoastzen
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In 1977 you could not escape hearing Fleetwood Mac‘s Rumours it was playing everywhere . She will be missed . 😢 https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2022/11/30/entertainment/christine-mcvie-obit/index.html

Megabooks 💔💔 3d
batsy Was sad to hear this 💔 3d
Palimpsest 💔 3d
tpixie Yes everywhere 💔🎶💔🎶💔🎶 2d
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vivastory
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I listen to a lot of Spotify y'all
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CBee I love Belle and Sebastian! And is that a Debussy piece I spy? 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 3d
Twainy Same but Apple Music. I love music. ♥️ 3d
vivastory @CBee The new B&S album is one of my favorites of the year. That is indeed a Debussy work. Specifically this rendition, from Alice Sara Nott's album of Debussy Satie & Ravel *swoon*
https://open.spotify.com/track/3hCPh4oVVjaM8tv9sFH8cx?si=d2a62ba1877d4ae2
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CBee Sigh…. I adore Debussy 😍😍 3d
vivastory @CBee He's become a favorite over the past couple of years 3d
vivastory @Twainy Who do you think was your most listened to artist of the year? 3d
Jess I‘m right behind you with 21,193 minutes. Philip Glass was my most listened artist. I was surprised how much podcast listening I did this year. Great list! 3d
vivastory @Jess Love Philip Glass! I'm always surprised by who shows up as my most listened to artists of the year. I also use spotify for my podcasts. I like picking back up when I have to stop for a bit. 3d
CBee @vivastory if you haven‘t checked out any of his piano music, you must! 3d
vivastory @CBee Thanks for the recommendation! For classical, piano is easily one of my favorite instruments (closely followed by violin) 3d
CBee @vivastory sorry, I‘m a doofus - looked at the link and realized that‘s a piano music album 🤦‍♀️ 3d
Twainy @vivastory MWA hahaha … I looked at my Replay 2022 playlist when I first responded & I thought WHAT?! I listen at work lately so I listen to an Apple curated office playlist & those songs are creeping up my list! 😳 Most listened to song … according to Replay … is by Eskimo Callboy but if you add up songs … surprisingly AC/DC 🤷🏼‍♀️ probably should press SHUFFLE on my main playlist. Soon Xmas songs will prevail! 😆 23h
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Hannahhh7
Pickpick

My Family Plays Music is a fiction book published in 2003. It is written by Judy Cox and illustrated by Elbrite Brown. It is a book that celebrates music as a young girl tries out different genres and instruments. Her other family members play instruments as well. This book has won the Corretta Scott King Award.