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Getting my litten slips ready to draw a winner tomorrow! If anyone else would like a shot at #TheCallofDestiny check out the tag #Spooky50K for the instructions and make your post by 10/13 Sunday 10 AM EST and I will throw your name in.
🧛🏻‍♀️🦇 #SoaringScores @cinfhen @CrowCAH

Cinfhen Fun!!! Love your use of the prompt 🤗🤗🤗 2mo
InBooksILive My fingers are crossed! 🤞🏻😊 2mo
CrowCAH Congrats on your milestone! 🎉 2mo
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#SoaringScores #catchup
What I liked best was learning about “The Reno Cure” where women would go live in Reno, Nevada for 6 weeks in order to establish residency & get an uncontested divorce. Set in 1952, 3 women follow #TheCallOfDestiny (one more reluctantly than the others) to new lives in a time when it wasn‘t easy to take a different path than the happily ever after they expected. Paired with Chop Suey for my book tour review link to post👇🏻

DebinHawaii Link to my full review & recipe for Choo Suey with Shrimp inspired by the book: http://kahakaikitchen.blogspot.com/2019/10/the-book-tour-stops-here-review-of-li... 2mo
Cinfhen I‘m curious about this book - thanks for sharing and for playing catch-up 🧡 2mo
CrowCAH I find the divorce proceedings in NV fascinating. Just six weeks! 2mo
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Sweet mother of Jesus. It happened to me again, for the second time in 24 hours!!! I ordered the book on the left (this time from a seller on Abe Books), and got the cover on the right. 😭

Seeing as how I scrolled through PAGES of this title in order to select a specific cover, and purposely did not order any of the scores of cheaper listings featuring the cover on the right, I‘m seriously annoyed. 🤬

#thecallofdestiny #soaringscores

valeriegeary 😩😤 2mo
thegirlwiththelibrarybag Noooo! That‘s so annoying! 2mo
tjwill 😠 2mo
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DrexEdit 😲☹️ 2mo
overtheedge 😡😡 2mo
Jas16 Oh no. That is so frustrating! 2mo
Librarybelle 😠 2mo
britt_brooke 😤😤😤 2mo
Leftcoastzen Wish more of the Internet booksellers did the job correctly so you would get the actual detail on the book you are ordering. So unprofessional.Plus , on the classics ,many different editions were published over the years. I know collectors that specifically look for different editions of the books they love. 2mo
LibrarianRyan Can you send it back for having the wrong cover? 2mo
LibrarianRyan My last #bookoutlet order did this. I was annoyed. 2mo
mcipher That sucks! I‘m sorry. I hope they‘ll exchange it or something. 2mo
batsy Ugh! I feel you. I just had a similar situation with AbeBooks. 2mo
Cinfhen SUPER ANNOYING 🤬 2mo
Cinfhen I‘d be pissed too!!! 2mo
Kalalalatja NOT OKAY! 🤯 2mo
BarbaraBB That sucks. 🤬 2mo
Bookwormjillk That‘s not good 🤬🤯 2mo
CrowCAH Aww that‘s a bummer. 2mo
LeahBergen I‘ve got so that I only purchase books from Abe that have a seller‘s image of the book attached. You often have to pay a bit more but it‘s worth it for the certainty of getting the cover you want. 😡 2mo
Mdargusch That‘s not right! 2mo
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Changeling | Philippa Gregory
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#SoaringScores #TheCallOfDestiny #Merlin #RobLane


A couple young adult medieval 🏰 novels of Philippa Gregory‘s to try.

Love love the show Merlin 🧙‍♂️; sad it no longer runs. It was a good wholesome show, featuring the friendship between Merlin and King Arthur!

Cinfhen I really dislike YA but maybe I should give this one a try 🤔 2mo
CrowCAH @Cinfhen I‘m going to give these a try, because I tried reading her Wideacre book and had to DNF for content purposes. I really want to like Gregory; my sister loves her Tudor books. 2mo
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One of the best books I‘ve read. Hands down. President Garfield was assassinated rather early into his presidency. However, Millard argues that the assassin‘s bullet was not the cause of his death. What follows is a riveting, jaw dropping look at medicine and doctor‘s practices of the late 19th century. It‘s so well written and so well informed, a perfect blend of narrative nonfiction and well documented research. #TheCallOfDestiny #SoaringScores

Reviewsbylola Yes!! Loved this book so much! 2mo
DebReads4fun Great review! 2mo
Chrissyreadit I just saw Assassins and realized I had not learned about Garfield at all. So glad you posted this! 2mo
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Librarybelle @Reviewsbylola ❤️❤️❤️ 2mo
Librarybelle You‘re welcome, @Chrissyreadit ! 2mo
ravenlee I really liked this book, too. 2mo
Chrissyreadit And I just bought it thanks to a lovely and timely prize from @Sace 2mo
Sace Oooo...this looks like something I would like! 2mo
Librarybelle @ravenlee ❤️❤️❤️ 2mo
Librarybelle @Sace It‘s so good! 2mo
CrowCAH Sounds very intriguing! 2mo
ValerieAndBooks I didn‘t like this (and bailed) because early on, the author described AGBell as a gifted teacher for the deaf etc and overlooked the damage he did for deaf education. I know this was really about Garfield but after seeing that she didn‘t do her homework about Bell‘s background, it made me suspicious of her historical analysis in general. Sorry and getting off my soapbox 😬! 2mo
Librarybelle @CrowCAH ❤️❤️❤️ 2mo
Librarybelle @ValerieAndBooks That would be a disappointment! Thank you for mentioning this. 2mo
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#thecallofdestiny (child😁) #soaringscores
All my brain was throwing up today!

CrowCAH True. The world holds many beautifully things! 2mo
Cinfhen Brilliant ❤️😁 2mo
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#TheCallOfDestiny is from TV series Merlin, which was, apparently, about a young magician in the court of Camelot, and not about an aeroplane engine used in one of the most iconic aircraft ever made - the Spitfire. I may be a bit of an Avgeek....

#SoaringScores @Cinfhen @CrowCAH

RachelO Love it! 2mo
CrowCAH Nice! ✈️ 2mo
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They Call Me Destiny | Fern Field Brooks
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TrishB Well found 👍🏻 2mo
Ruthiella ❤️🐱❤️🐱 2mo
CrowCAH A meowmoire lol 😹 2mo
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Merlin | Steve Lawhead
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CrowCAH The fact about influenced by Smallville was interesting. You never know where inspiration will come from. 2mo
EadieB @CrowCAH That's why I love doing this research, you never know what you will find out! 2mo
CrowCAH @EadieB 😊 If you need help for what movie/tv show a song title comes from, just let me know. 2mo
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EadieB @CrowCAH Thanks but I went through them all at the beginning of the month and didn't see anything that I didn't understand. 2mo
CrowCAH @EadieB awesome, great; love your enthusiasm! 🥰 2mo
EadieB @CrowCAH Having fun! 2mo
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#SoaringScores Day 12: It is #TheCallOfDestiny for me to work on gifted education and supporting diverse learners through amazing books from around the world. @Reggie !! I will be in your part of the world first week of November!!! I contributed a chapter in the tagged book published in the US. :)

GatheringBooks Will also be having an overnight stopover at seattle on 05 november before heading off to albuquerque the next day. @kamoorephoto ! #screamsbymail people, i will be breathing the same air as you lovelies! 2mo
CrowCAH What a great opportunity you have to support those in need! 2mo
kamoorephoto @GatheringBooks omigosh I so wish there was time for me to meet up with you!!! 😱 2mo
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