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The Greatest Gift: A Christmas Tale | Philip Van Doren Stern
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The tagged book is a short story published in 1943 that was the basis of the film It‘s A #WonderfulLife. George Pratt is dissatisfied with life, to the point where he feels it would have been better if he had never been born. He has a few #Surprises when he is shown what would have happened if that had been the case

#SoulSeptember @Eggs
#RedRoseSeptember @arlenefinnigan @Cinfhen


arlenefinnigan I had no idea the film was based on this! #stacked 2d
Cinfhen Well done and nice use of #hashtags 🍦🍦 2d
TheEllieMo @arlenefinnigan Google/Wikipedia is my friend... 2d
Eggs Bravo Ellie!!! 1d
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Speaking of Summer | Kalisha Buckhanon
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I love discovering a new to me author with a backlist. While ostensibly about the disappearance of a woman, this gorgeously written novel is about seeing, hearing, believing, and valuing women, particularly black women in America. There is so much truth and humanity in this. I am a gigantic fan. 4⭐️.

cathipink Oooh, I'm going to look for this one. 2d
Blaire I‘ve never heard of her. Thank you for this review. #stacked 2d
MicheleinPhilly @Blaire I hadn‘t either. Another Litten has strongly recommended another one of her books. 1d
Reviewsbylola I love falling in love with an author and discovering they have other books! 17h
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Any Human Heart | William Boyd
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One of my favorite books of all time which is pretty much a cradle to grave story of a not perfect but nevertheless #wonderfullife of one man throughout the 20th century.


Cinfhen #Stacked your blurb completely sold me 🙌🏻 2d
Ruthiella @Cinfhen Great! It was a great book and none of Boyd‘s other titles have quite lived up to it. 2d
Ruthiella @arlenefinnigan Thanks! 😊 2d
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This book definitely makes you ponder ways you can reduce & reuse. It also notes eco-brands & eco-focused websites to check out. The photo includes my most annoying regular plastic purchase. 😒

MicheleinPhilly Ugh! Those boxes drive me NUTS! 7d
Tamra @MicheleinPhilly it is ridiculous, but produce packagers claim it reduces waste by delaying spoilage. Yet at the same time waste has dramatically increased since the 90s. 😩 (edited) 7d
Blaire Ooh, I am on a quest to do this. Have switched to bar shampoo and attempting a laundry detergent switch. So many single use plastics everywhere! #stacked 7d
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Tamra @Blaire bar shampoo? I need to ask my hairdresser! I‘m looking for a good HE detergent w/o plastic container. Any luck so far? I also have kids which means lots of washing so it can‘t be comparatively crazy expensive. 7d
Blaire @Tamra I bought ethique for shampoo - it was $$ but one bar is supposed to equal 3 bottles. For detergent I‘m trying dropps for the first time this month. It was $30 for 160 loads. 6d
Tamra @Blaire I will definitely check both out! 6d
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The Warehouse | Rob Hart
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In the not too distant future, two people with ulterior motives sign up to work for Cloud, an Amazon to the nth degree company which has largely taken over society. This is a completely entertaining book which is also smart social commentary. I highly recommend it.

Cinfhen Thinking you might like this book @britt_brooke Sounds good, although I‘m not big on satire. 7d
Hooked_on_books @Cinfhen I‘d actually call it more dystopia/speculative fiction than satire. It‘s so interesting to watch the paths the two main characters take and how they evolve through the story. 7d
britt_brooke @Hooked_on_books Sounds entertaining. Stacking! @Cinfhen 7d
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Went with the band for this one....


Cinfhen Not familiar with the band but I just heard the song and I liked it! How was last night??? 1w
squirrelbrain It was fab @Cinfhen - and I‘ve just read the first 15 chapters on the train this morning.... so annoying that I have to work for the rest of the day! 😬 1w
Cinfhen 15 chapters is a solid start!!! Keep me posted on your progress 7d
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Angels and Men | Catherine Fox
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I came across a review of one of Catherine Fox's other books written by another author I like very much which made me want to reread this - probably my favourite book. It's not perfect, and I recognised the truth of some of the criticism it has received, but I still love it. I relate to it strongly and find a lot to think about in it's examination of faith lost and found.

Cinfhen Beautiful review and #BonusCoverCrush 1w
Cathythoughts Beautiful cover 1w
LeeRHarry If it‘s your favourite book I‘m definitely stacking! 😊 7d
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erzascarletbookgasm Lovely cover, should be featured in the #CoverCrush 7d
Amiable What a pretty cover! 7d
Blaire I have never heard of this one...but based on your endorsement #stacked 7d
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The Night Ocean | Paul La Farge
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Day 4 #7Days7Covers #CoverCrush

For a week I‘ll post a favorite cover each day and tag someone new to join in.

@Rachel_nyc do you want to share your seven favorite covers?

vivastory I keep meaning to read this one... 1w
emilyhaldi 🖤🖤🖤 1w
LeahBergen Great cover! 1w
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Kalalalatja 😍😍😍 1w
batsy I love this! Also want to read the book. 1w
BarbaraBB @vivastory @batsy It‘s one I bought for its cover but its content didn‘t disappoint either! 1w
erzascarletbookgasm Great cover, sort of sends you to a hypnotic state! 1w
Cinfhen Ooohhhhh!!! I‘ve NEVER seen this one before and book sounds good too!! #stacked 1w
gradcat Great cover. Great book. There—that‘s me done. ♥️ 6d
hilded Wow - what a cover! My eyes went spinning looking at it 😂 11h
BarbaraBB If you scroll a bit, you see it moving even more! @hilded 10h
hilded Yeah, you‘re right - so cool 😍 10h
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