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A bibliophile, crazy cat lady, and coffee enthusiast all rolled into one. I read a variety of genres, and post on Litsy a lot - Fair warning!
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Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero
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Hey guys! I‘ve started a slack group for the team captains to help with communication through out the month. Please click on the link if you‘d like to join the chat. https://join.slack.com/t/wintergameste-i5b2182/shared_invite/enQtODQyMzUwMzA3MTU...

BarkingMadRun Joined! 20h
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LibrarianRyan Cool beans. I need to redownload the app. 20h
Bookwormjillk Got it! 18h
TheAromaofBooks haha and another Christmas pug, I see! :-D 13h
Clwojick @TheAromaofBooks HAH! You know it! 😉 13h
rather_be_reading done! 🎄 12h
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Hey guys! The lovely @GypsyKat made a #ChristmasMovieBingo and I wanted to share it with the #WinterGames team captains! This could be some great movie inspiration for your team members. ♥️🎄♥️ @StayCurious @FantasyChick @wanderinglynn @Crimson613 @sharreads @Bookworm54 @LibrarianRyan @BarkingMadRun @MidnughtBookGirl @Bookwormjillk @rather_be_reading

Crimson613 I was wondering if they were related xD 1d
rather_be_reading yes!! ❤ 1d
SaturnDoo I made some Christmas movie bingo cards in my BUJO that include all the holiday movies currently available on Netflix,Hulu and Disney+. 😊 that's the ones I will be working from for #wintergames. Can't wait to start. 1d
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GypsyKat Thank you for sharing! I‘m so looking forward to seeing everyone‘s posts! 😁❤️🎁🎄🎥🍿 1d
StayCurious Oh fun! I‘m playing this for sure! 1d
StayCurious @SaturnDoo you‘ll have to share those so I can play along! 1d
LibrarianRyan I agree. I already saved the graphic. 22h
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@Jadams1776 @Shakesperience @Chili @Alora @AsYouWish @AnneFindsJoy @Emilymdxn @jerdencon @TheAromaOfBooks @AmyK1 @Inkblotsandcoffeestains
Hello Team #MerryReaders! We have our final team ♥️ I am thrilled to be your team captain, and hope that this upcoming month is nothing but joyous and fun for each and every one of us. Please see the attached file for some FAQs. https://docs.google.com/document/d/16mE1iuQ3uLE90x6XBUccDbFIAy0prEGA8shtFre-_gQ

Clwojick Does anyone want to have a team chat going throughout the month on Slack? Let me know and I can set it up. 😊 Also, it seems that everyone has expressed interest in swapping Christmas cards. A few have mentioned that sending to 1 person, instead of all 12 works better for them, so I feel like that‘s the better choice. I can email you all with your team members address if you are okay with that! 1d
Clwojick As always, if you have any questions about the #WinterGames please let me know ♥️♥️♥️ (edited) 1d
Shakespearience I am not familiar with Slack. And emailing with the address is fine. I am so excited for reading and more books during the upcoming holiday season. Go Team Merry Readers! 1d
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Alora I‘m not familiar with slack but would be willing to get it! 😊 1d
Clwojick Here is the link to the slack channel that I‘ve started. It‘s a relatively easy app to use once you download it. It‘s free of course 1d
Emilymdxn I‘ve joined! So excited for this and thank you for organising the team 1d
Simona I am not a participant in #winterGames, but I just want to tell you that I admire your effort and time putting into those events. 1d
Jerdencon I‘ll join slack too - it‘s like what‘s app. Looking forward to this! Thanks for organizing and being our captain! @Clwojick 1d
TheAromaofBooks I joined Slack but have no idea what I'm doing lol 24h
Clwojick @Simona thank you so much! It definitely is a lot of time and effort, but everyone, including myself, had so much fun with the event in October that I couldn‘t resist doing it again. 😆 24h
Simona I know what you're talking about, it's a pleasure for me to see so many participants that you make happy and how much fun they have. Lookin forward for all the posts 😍 23h
Inkblotsandcoffeestains I‘m soooo excited about this! I‘ll try to set up slack now 23h
AmyK1 Excited! My daughter and I have been talking about books and movies for next month. Sadly she‘s on another team lol I‘ll join slack. 22h
TheKidUpstairs I'm pretty sure I signed up for #WinterGames last week, but I haven't heard anything about what team I'm on. Can you check? Did my sign up not go through? 20h
TheKidUpstairs Wait! Just found the post! I'm all good, thanks! 20h
Alora I‘m creating a slack account now, and going to the library today to pay my $30 late fee from 10+ years ago (whoooops! Lol) so I can get a bunch of holiday themed books for the games!? I‘m assuming this is the easiest way to get a bunch of holiday books such as childrens books, etc for points? 15h
Clwojick @Alora while you‘re at the library, as them if they use Libby, Overdrive, Hoopla, or CloudLibrary. Those apps are great for audiobooks and ebooks. YouTube is another good idea for short stories, or children‘s books if you want to check out certain ones before you buy them. I‘ll check them out on YouTube before I buy children‘s books on amazon for baby gifts. 13h
Alora Thank you so much! I will definitely check out YouTube 11h
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Hey guys! This is the last reminder I‘ll be putting out there 😆 The form closes in just 3 hours, so now is the time to sign up if you haven‘t already! We‘re hoping for at least 2 more participants to make the teams nice and even. 😉 More details in the link down below.


Kdgordon88 On my way to sign up now. Love Christmas and this sounds like a ton of fun. 3d
Clwojick @Kdgordon88 woop woop! ♥️🙌🏻❄️ 3d
SquidgetsRoom Just signed up!!! This will be my 1st time participating in a Litsy event! 📚🎶💖. What do you think @CoverToCoverGirl 🧐😉 3d
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SquidgetsRoom I signed up yesterday but don‘t know if I missed the deadline or not. Is there any way of finding out? 3d
CoverToCoverGirl Thanks for the tag @SquidgetsRoom but I‘m too over booked already for the Christmas season. 2d
Kati15 Hi I wanted to ask you did you receive my sign-up form for the wintergames because I see teams being up today but I am not on any teams yet? 2d
TheQuietQuill @Kati15 @Clwojick Hello there!! I was wondering the same thing, I signed up but wasn‘t put on a team yet. Can‘t wait for the #wintergames 🎄❄️ 2d
Clwojick @Kati15 @TheQuietQuill yes! The emails with the final teams went out to the team captains earlier today. You are both on @Bookwormjillk team! 2d
Clwojick @SquidgetsRoom you made the cut off. 😊 your team captain will be contacting you shortly. ♥️♥️ 2d
TheQuietQuill Awesome!! Thanks a bunch! 2d
Kati15 @Clwojick Great! Thank you so much I can't wait to start the wintergames in December! :) 2d
Clwojick @Kati15 Me too! Less than two weeks! ♥️❄️🎄 2d
SquidgetsRoom Yay!! Thanks! 2d
4thhouseontheleft I know I said on my form that I didn‘t want to be placed on a team but I changed my mind, you can do so if it helps balance out the teams! 2d
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#NotBookRelated - But I thought it was too cute not to share! Thanks to the upcoming #WinterGames, I‘m getting into some serious holiday spirit! I started decorating my clinic for the holidays today. I ran out of red tinsel garland before I could get to the end of the hallway, but how cute is this cardiac rhythm garland? 😱I just love how it‘s turned out so far! 😍

DaveGreen7777 I love it! 💗💗💗 5d
Librariana It looks great!! A combination of festive and very on theme for its surroundings 😁😊❤ 5d
Freespirit Looks like sinus rhythm!!😂😂 5d
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Jadams1776 I love it!!! 5d
tjwill So clever! 5d
bullbunny They do something like this at my work, and one year it was really bad. Because it looked like boobs XD 4d
MidnightBookGirl Have we decided when to kick off #WinterGames? I am ready to deep dive into holiday movies and reads! 4d
MidnightBookGirl Also, the heartbeat garland is absolutely great! 4d
overtheedge What a cool idea!! Looks fantastic! 4d
Clwojick @MidnightBookGirl It‘s still scheduled to start on December 1st and run through to January 1st 4d
Hooked_on_books That‘s awesome 4d
Simona I like this idea❣️ 4d
MidnightBookGirl Lol, I'm an idiot! I found the info and copied it. I plan on making some kind of spreadsheet to keep track of my team's points. Thank you again for coming up with this!!! 😄 4d
BookieBiker As someone that has seen the inside of far too many cardiac units, I love this 😁. Wonderful! 4d
Emilymdxn I‘m so excited for winter games too!! I can‘t wait to get started properly and that‘s such a cute funny decoration idea 4d
Clwojick @MidnightBookGirl I‘ll be sending an email tomorrow with a spreadsheet y out can copy. It‘s all set to add the daily team totals, as well as the individual participants totals. No worries if you don‘t want to use it, but it made Scarathlon tracking so easy, and I was in charge of tracking for 45 people with that event 4d
MidnightBookGirl I will definitely use it! Anytime I don't have to try to math is a good time! 4d
SquidgetsRoom Looks really cool! I actually like that idea so much I think I might do it in my living room & hallway!! I‘m excited for #WinterGames too!! I haven‘t been able to join any events on Litsy before so I‘m looking forward to it! 3d
rather_be_reading very creative! 3d
GypsyKat That‘s awesome!!! 2d
Clwojick @SquidgetsRoom yay! If you do end up doing, I suggest that you use fishing line, and tape that to the wall instead of right on the garland. That worked so much better for me! 2d
SquidgetsRoom Thanks for the tip @Clwojick I will post pics if I attempt it!! 2d
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Montana Secret Santa | Debra Salonen
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Finished off this delightful Christmas book in one sitting tonight! I fell in love with the town of Merrietta, and all of its quirky inhabitants. I‘m hoping to get my hands on some more lighthearted Christmas ChickLits for the WinterGames. ♥️❄️🎄🎅🏻☃️

aprilpohren Oh this looks fun!!!! 5d
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Amy, My Daughter | Mitch Winehouse
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Listened to roughly 1/3 of this audiobook while I got one of the more tedious recipes out of the way. 2.5 hours, 160 chocolate oatmeal cookies and a load of dishes later, I‘m finally stepping out of the kitchen. ♥️

Incoming Litsy comments! #NFNov!

Cortg How's the book/audio so far? Looks good 😍 1w
Clwojick @Cortg It‘s good so far! He seems to have covered a lot of ground in the first 3.5 hours, so I‘m interested to learn more about Amy Winehouse as the audiobook progresses. ♥️ 1w
katads Have you watched the documentary about her on Netflix? If you haven‘t I recommend it! It‘s tragic of course, but she was so warm and talented. Lots of footage from her home videos. 1w
Clwojick @katads I haven't yet! But my husband watched it said it was great! 1w
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Can anyone guess what tomorrow‘s plans consist of? 😂😂😂 I might get a head start tonight, while I listen to an audiobook. Then I need to do some more point tracking for #NFNov and update my Goodreads profile. ♥️ What a perfectly planned evening! 🥰

Stacypatrice Fun!!!! 1w
Come-read-with-me @Clwojick This picture make my heart smile and my tummy rumble!! Yummy!!! 1w
StayCurious How did your big baking day go? 6d
Clwojick @StayCurious it went good! We were at it for about 8 hours. 😂😂 We made a whole pile of goodies 6d
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Did anyone else feel like the ending was really rushed?

All in all, I did enjoy the book, but just wish the ending was a little longer. I still have so many questions! 🖤

Bookwormjillk Now that you mention it an epilogue or something would have been nice 1w
marleed It definitely did no have the character development of THUG. 1w
MelissaSue81 Yes. I really wanted to know what happened afterwards with the two girls 5d
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Last chance to sign up for the #WinterGames! Sign up form will be closed at 11:59pm on November 17th! More details about the event can be found on the sign up form. Please see https://forms.gle/nRvtgKsssUUBhEqA6


Final teams will be posted early next week, along with the point breakdown. Hope everyone is as excited as we are, because December is going to be a blast! ♥️🎄🎅🏻

Bookwormjillk What do team captains have to do? 1w
Clwojick @Bookwormjillk They would be in charge of tracking the points for their team mates. We‘ll have teams of around 10-12 give or take. As well as repost the daily games and tag their team mates in them. ♥️ 1w
Bookwormjillk @Clwojick I can do that! 1w
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ShelleyBooksie I am in 1w
Clwojick @Bookwormjillk That would be great! thank you so much. I'll contact you after the form closes with your team members. In the meantime if you want to think up a fun team name? 1w
rather_be_reading do you still need a captain?? 6d
Clwojick @rather_be_reading Yes! Another TC would be fantastic! Are you volunteering? Just know that tracking the points will be time consuming, so expect to put aside some time every few days to tally them up. ♥️ 6d
rather_be_reading @Clwojick YES Im in!! 🎄🎁 6d
Clwojick That‘s fantastic! In the meantime if you‘d like to think of a team name. I‘ll have the final team lists on Monday/Tuesday. ♥️🎄🎅🏻 @rather_be_reading (edited) 6d
Marina_h This sounds great, so I'm signing up in the last minute 🎅 4d
SquidgetsRoom I‘m so glad I chose to hop on Litsy when I did!! I just barely had time to sign up!! I‘m excited!! 3d
rather_be_reading @Clwojick I have some team names in mind! Thank you, I will look for your email with my teammates. 3d
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Putting a short pause on my #NFNov reads to take advantage of the fact that there‘s an audio version of this book included in the Big Library Read. Who else is reading this right now?

Bookwormjillk I just finished it over the weekend. I liked it. 1w
Addison_Reads I downloaded it but haven't had a chance to start it yet. 1w
TheRiehlDeal I should probably get into this as well. I missed the last one or two of these library reads. 1w
MidnightBookGirl We'll be reading this one for the YA for adults book club I run through the bookstore. 7d
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Listening to this one tonight while I track the points for #NFNov ♥️ I‘ve always stated that I have a touch of selected OCD. Some things REALLY bother me, but other things don‘t faze me. It‘s definitely a subject that I‘d like to better understand.

Lizpixie My daughter has a habit of rearranging the shelves at supermarkets! Everyone has a bit of OCD in them I think, some just have it to the point it overwhelms them.🙁 1w
Caterina @Clwojick @Lizpixie When I had OCD, I had obsessive thoughts and repetitive, ritualistic compulsions around cleaning/washing and eating (not all those compulsions are entirely gone yet). Mine had nothing to do with tidiness or orderliness, so kind of bothers me when OCD is considered synonymous with straightening or organizing things. The biggest part of OCD for me was the obsessive thoughts, which others couldn't even see. 1w
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Me and my husband were just having a discussion about music and songs that immediately make you emotional. What‘s one song that always gets you going? Mine are Not Alone by Red, Be Like That by Three Doors Down and Walls by Kings of Leon.

Alora Whats up by 4 non blondes. Drink a Beer by Chris Stapleton/Luke Bryan. All songs that remind me of my dad. 💔🌹 1w
Kappadeemom One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey because my granddad died when that song was popular. A lot of songs make me emotional though but that‘s the power of music ❤️❤️ 1w
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Crazeedi The first one to come to mind is Billy Joel's "just the way you are", my brother sang it at our wedding 1w
Alora I loooove three doors down. One of my favourite bands. And matchbox twenty. Fleetwood Mac. Red Hot Chili Peppers. 1w
Crazeedi @MrBook definitely you choice! 1w
MrBook @Alora 😳😩🥺 1w
Crazeedi Hymns include "in the garden", "how great rhou art" and "in christ alone", I cry everytime I sing these 1w
StayCurious Songs about breakups are sad for me - Happier by Bastille, Be alright by Dean Lewis and Good things fall apart by illenium 1w
BethM Beautiful graphic! 1w
Librariana Many of the songs on the soundtrack for the musical "Dear Evan Hansen" make me extremely emotional. Given the subject matter of the play, a lot of the songs speak to the importance of inclusion and acceptance. There's also one about what it means to be a single parent raising a child and that one always gets the waterworks going! 1w
AmberWB Sirens, Just Breathe, Man of the Hour- Pearl Jam In My Life -The Beatles 1w
vivastory Emotional songs? Sinead O'Connor's "Nothing Compares" Jeff Buckley's "Hallelujah" Smiths' "Sing Me to Sleep" 75% of Eliot Smith & Nick Drake's catolog 1w
MrBook “O, America,” by Celtic Woman too. Especially because it‘s about 9/11‘s aftermath. 1w
Megabooks Walking in Memphis, 100 years 1w
Megabooks Last Goodbye 1w
Lizpixie Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen, Misfits by Cold Chisel, Into My Arms by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Live To Tell by Madonna, One by U2, Lover You Should‘ve Come Over by Jeff Buckley, Let It Go by James Bay, Fall At Your Feet by Crowded House, Life On Mars by David Bowie, Slow Dancing In A Burning Room by John Mayer, Here Without You by Three Doors Down, My Immortal by Evanescence, I Won‘t Give Up by Jason Mraz, Breathe Me by Sia,Stop by Sam Brown 1w
Scochrane26 Faithfully and Open Arms by journey 1w
mcipher Being in Love by Songs Ohia, Wolves by Phosphorescent, Casimir Pulaski Day by Sufjan Stevens. Right now Sea of Love covered by Cat Power, Into the Blue by Frankie Lee... honestly any love sing guts me at the moment. But the first 3 guarantee tears every time. 1w
Lizpixie The Trapeze Swinger by Iron & Wine, Burn For You by John Farnham, Purple Rain by Prince, I‘m Going Home by Tim Curry(Rocky Horror), Blackbird by The Beatles, Black by Pearl Jam, Guess I‘m Doing Fine by Beck, Slow It Down by The Lumineers, Tiny Dancer by Elton John, Angie by The Rolling Stones, Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd, The Needle And The Damage Done by Neil Young, All My Love by Led Zeppelin, Me & Bobby McGee by Janis Joplin. 1w
BookwormAHN Goodbye To You by Michelle Branch 1w
Crimson613 oh man, i think it depends on my mood but usually anything laura pausini like viveme or Como si no nos hubiéramos amado. or young and beautiful by lana del rey. jar of hearts by christina perry. my immortal by evanescence. dancing with a stranger by sam smith. there's a version of allelujah that always gets me but idk who it's by...Orz

oh! recently it's been lies by marina and the diamonds! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsnlBtlimBA
RainyDayReading Hmmm first song that came to mind was Into the West by Annie Lennox. That and The Christmas Shoes song are the only ones that have gotten me close. 1w
TheAromaofBooks Almost any old hymn, and definitely Johnny Paycheck's Someone To Give My Love To. That song kills me every time. 1w
Jb2003 One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey featuring Boyz II Men. Always reminds me of friends and family that have passed. 1w
sunnidae Any version of "Wild Mountain Thyme" will make me cry every time. 1w
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Passing up on the remainder of #24B4Monday to spend the rest of the night with my favourite human being. We‘re playing Luigis mansion on Nintendo Switch, and drinking Crown and coke. ♥️ perfect way to end off a run home. 🥰

Caterina Sounds like a perfect evening, enjoy! 💕😊 I miss Luigi's Mansion! I played it so much as a kid. ❤️😭 1w
Andrew65 Enjoy some quality time. 👍😊 1w
MrBook 😁👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 1w
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Hello! Welcome to team #MerryReaders. I will be your team captain for the #WinterGames. There will be more details to come, but in the meantime, we should discuss if we‘d like you exchange Xmas cards throughout the team. We can either each send to 1 team member, or each send a card to everyone on the team. Let me know your thoughts below! Go team #MerryReaders!

Alora Awesome! So exciting! How many people are on the team?! Everyone tagged? 10-15? 2w
Clwojick @Alora currently between 10-11 on each team. We‘ll see how many more people sign up! 🥰 I‘m not expecting there to be any more than 15 per team though. I‘d be shocked if there are, since there‘s 10 teams. (edited) 2w
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Alora @Clwojick Awesome! I would be okay with sending to everyone on the team then :) Thats not too many people for me! When do the games start again? 2w
Jadams1776 I‘m fine with sending to the whole team - I like spreading holiday cheer!!! 2w
Chili I would be happy to send to the whole team. 🤶🏻 2w
Jerdencon I‘m fine with sending to everyone too 2w
Clwojick I‘m happy to send out to everyone as well. But if anyone is not able to, there‘s no pressure. I understand that the holidays can be very expensive! ♥️ 2w
Emilymdxn I‘d be happy to send out cards but would need quite a lot of notice for international shipping as it can be very slow from England! I‘ll need to check the airmail prices as it can get pricey but it‘s been affordable in the past so hopefully! 2w
TheAromaofBooks I think exchanging cards with the whole group would be fun, but understand if not everyone can. Also, MerryReaders is an ADORABLE team name! 2w
AmyK1 I‘m fine with sending cards to everyone 2w
Shakespearience It looks like a small enough team that I could manage a card to everyone — though I think i might prefer just one to one 1w
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Just came across this pic on Pinterest. Makes me want to bump this one up on my list again. ♥️

Bookish_Gal I love these books! 2w
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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Do coffee and water count as snacks? Hahah! This has been my go to all weekend.🖤 ☕️☕️☕️☕️☕️

#MrBook1inaMillion #24b4monday

Andrew65 Most definitely, need to stay hydrated or fall asle... 💤 2w
julesG Definitely! 2w
rubyslippersreads I used a Starbucks peppermint mocha as my snack yesterday. 😊 2w
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bullbunny Love the water bottle 2w
Lynnsoprano Absolutely! I‘d be better off if I did this 😄 2w
Clwojick @bullbunny Thanks! When I started using my cricut machine for vinyl cutfiles I knew I‘d need to make a sassy water bottle lol 2w
jb72 I‘ve been eyeballing a Cricut machine for months. I love making stickers and thought that machine would help me out. 2w
Clwojick @jb72 they are well worth it. Just buy all your supplies and materials online and it‘s way cheaper. The cricut seems to stay within the same price range though. Never goes on sale lol. 2w
jb72 @Clwojick I‘ve noticed that and I can‘t use any of my coupons on it either. 😤 2w
bullbunny @Clwojick Friend keeps jabbing me to get one, so tempting 2w
Rachel.Rencher Lol at the water bottle 2w
MrBook Sure do! 😁👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻🙌🏻 2w
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Finished this one off last night before bed. I‘m thankful that my anxiety is not nearly at this level, but I know for many people, it is. Whether or not you suffer from any level of anxiety, I feel like this memoir is worth the read. ♥️

Total time for #24B4Monday, #MrBook1inaMillion us roughly 4 hrs 25m. I‘m not bothering with the ⏱as I know I won‘t be able to read much. Spending time with my husband before he goes back underground for 2 weeks.❤️

Andrew65 That time with your husband is more important and still a great time given this. 👏👏👏 2w
Lynnsoprano Hubby is definitely priority. Mine deals with significant anxiety. This sounds like something I should read. 2w
WorldsOkayestStepMom I deal with high anxiety and should probably read this book as well as others that my therapist has suggested. But fiction is more fun and a great escape for me! Lol enjoy the time with your husband! 2w
MrBook 😁👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 2w
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Well, Thunder Bay finally got its first proper snow fall. Hoping the sun comes out and melts some of it so I can walk home from work and listen to my audiobook. Gotta add to my time for#24B4monday #MrBook1inamillion ❄️ ☃️

Bookwormjillk Beautiful! 2w
ljuliel ❄️ 🥶 ❄️ NO !!! ........I‘m not ready for this again. It was spitting snow yesterday but none stuck yet. 2w
TheSpineView So pretty... but burrrr❄❄❄ 2w
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Latrelwhite So jealous lol...even though I woke to 27* degrees. 2w
FantasyChick Welcome to winter!!!! We got our first snow yesterday, it warmed up enough to start melting but then the temp dropped and we got dumped again. We have about 5ish cm of snowy ice now. We aren't even getting eased into it this year 😅 2w
Lynnsoprano I‘d kill for snow right now, with our AC on the blink. We‘re getting our first “cold front” today. Right now the temp is 71F 2w
AlaMich Here in Chicago we got almost 3 inches on Halloween!!! 2w
Chili We barely have a dusting of snow but Monday night it is supposed to be -1. It‘s way to early to start the below zero temps. 🥶 2w
jb72 Wow I hope it melts away for you. We are supposed to get snow Tuesday. 2w
brilliantglow We got 5 inches of snow in Southern Ontario (London) Thursday over night/Friday morning. It is mostly melted now that the sun is out and a little warmer. I must say I don't miss living further North (Sudbury) lol 2w
MrBook There‘s something special about the season‘s first snowfall 😁. Our first is scheduled for during the week. Stay safe out there! (edited) 2w
Come-read-with-me @Clwojick I think it‘s beautiful!! Where I live it will be in the low 30s today. That‘s just too hot for November. I really miss Canada!!! 2w
bookaholic1 Ours here in Alberta started lastnight, we are expecting up to 20cm. Suppose to stop tomorrow afternoon 2w
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Switching up the audiobooks again. 33 Men is just too emotional for me to fall asleep to. This is my bed time choice for tonight. I haven‘t had much chance to read for #24B4Monday so far... slightly over an hour before I crashed last night. Hoping to get in atleast 5-10 years this weekend, but honestly that‘ll even be a stretch. 🙈 Sad to be working for the next 6 weekends. #MrBook1inaMillion

Clwojick 🙄🙄🙄 Can you tell I‘m tired? 5-10 hours... not years. 2w
BBooks Idk 5-10 years of sleep sounds good to me 💤💤💤💤💤💤💤 2w
allureofbeauty How is this? Sounds interesting 2w
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Andrew65 @Clwojick Ohhh! I was impressed but believed you could get 5 - 10 years in. 😍 (edited) 2w
Andrew65 Good luck you always impress me with all you do, enjoy your time away from the books. 2w
Clwojick @allureofbeauty So far its pretty good. I‘m enjoying, but could understand that it wouldn‘t be for everyone. It‘s dry at points, but you expect that with any autobiography. 2w
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I‘d be lying if I said this book didn‘t keep me up last night. I had a hard time sleeping after finishing just the first 3 chapters. I knew it would be a hard one for me, but I‘ve wanted to read it for a while now.

Some of you may know that my husband is an underground miner. I often mention that he‘s gone for 2 weeks at a time. He was recently promoted to blaster, and I feel better knowing that such an important and dangerous position ⬇️

Clwojick ... is being filled by such a smart, level headed person. I know that the mine is in good hands with him being trained in one of the more serious positions. While I‘ve always known that his mine is always SAFTEY FIRST #TIL that some mines could care less about the safety of their miners. I want to continue with the book, my my heart is hurting. 😞 (edited) 2w
Bookwormjillk Take care of yourself @Clwojick 2w
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4thhouseontheleft I knew your spouse worked away from home for weeks at a time, but didn‘t know it was in a mine. Congrats on the promotion for him! I‘m sure you are a source of strength for him too. 💜 2w
Clwojick @4thhouseontheleft I certainly try to be! I‘m grateful that his mine is only 2 hours from home, and that his mine takes all levels of safety procedures seriously. ♥️ 2w
Clwojick @Bookwormjillk always! ♥️thank you 2w
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♥️ I hope you all have a beautiful day today! Get out there and crush whatever obstacles are in your way! You‘ve got this! I promise! 🙌🏻

Cinfhen For some reason I haven‘t been able to see any of your posts in months! I was trying to see your TBR because I wanted to send a thank you gift for the awesome decal you sent me. (edited) 2w
tessavi Thanks & the same to you! 🦔 2w
Clwojick @Cinfhen lol! Did you have the #Scarathlon or #TeamSlaughter tags blocked? 2w
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Cinfhen No...it‘s so weird!! I‘ve been trying to find you since September!!! 2w
Clwojick @Cinfhen I‘ve been overly active on here too! That‘s so weird! Someone else was questioning whether or not Litsy changed the algorithm... 2w
Cinfhen Well I‘m glad to find you again and I now have access to your TBR!!! Hope it‘s up to date😂 (edited) 2w
Clwojick @Cinfhen 😂😂😂 relatively up to date, I believe? 🙈 2w
4thhouseontheleft @Cinfhen I have been wondering if the algorithm changed too. There are some Littens that never show up on my feed anymore, I have to seek them out, which I find out, because I thought it was still a chronological feed. 2w
MrBook @TimSpalding ☝🏻 2w
TimSpalding It‘s still entirely chronological. 1w
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Readathon: Occasional List : Geleentheidslys | Gauteng (South Africa). Education Media Service
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🥳Whoop whoop!🥳

Have you guys heard about the amazing #DoubleReadathon event that @MrBook is hosting this weekend for his #MrBook1inaMillion milestone!?!

#LitsyPartyOfOne and #24B4Monday are coming together to celebrate one of Litsy‘s finest! Head on over to his profile to get more details about how you can be entered to win some amazing prizes. 🥳

MrBook ☺️🤗🤗🤗 2w
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Watched a few episodes of this documentary with my husband today. Hopefully we‘ll be able to finish it before he‘s back to work for two weeks starting Monday. ♥️ #NFNov

SaturnDoo I saw this on Netflix but haven't started watching it yet. Maybe I should 😁 2w
MrT As I type this I'm watching episode 1 2w
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Well, that took no time at all to get 10 team captains for the Winter Games. I wanted to tag you all in a separate post so we can chat about a few things before the event gets rolling and the teams are sorted First of all, we should each choose a team name!

Clwojick I‘m stuck between #TeamMistletoeMoose and #TeamEpicElves 😂😂😂 2w
Crimson613 if it's like the halloween event can i have jack skellington :DDDDDD so like teamskellington or something HMMMM 2w
Clwojick @Crimson613 I love that that movie covers both holidays! ♥️🌲🎃 2w
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Crimson613 @Clwojick yes! I love the style too :) 2w
Crimson613 @Clwojick i like the alliteration xD i think misletoe moose sounds like a tongue twister so i like that one more >_> 2w
LibrarianRyan Hummm. #teamFragile or #TeamElectricSex. #teamMarlysGost sound to been there done that. 🦵🏻💡 2w
wanderinglynn How about #teamFestivus? 😂 2w
Clwojick 😂 😂 😂@LibrarianRyan 😂😂 😂 2w
mdm139 Not a team Capitan but since we are tagging at least 3 people and #wintergames already I would suggest short team names. Maybe use the reindeer names. #teamvixen. Etc 2w
BarkingMadRun Loving all of these so far! @LibrarianRyan I love yours! 2w
Clwojick @mdm139 Thats a good idea too! 2w
Clwojick #GangsterWrappers and #GrinchGang 😆 SO many good ones. 2w
Bookworm54 I love fezziwig! @BarkingMadRun 😱TeamHumbug, TeamFrost, TeamClaus, TeamSPEW ... 2w
Bookworm54 TeamNutcracker! I almost missed the best one haha 2w
Lizpixie What about #TeamBingleJells? 2w
StayCurious Haha these are all great! I‘ll have to put my thinking cap on! 2w
FantasyChick Ahhh!!! I love some of these names! Right now I've got #TeamTinselToes and #TeamKrampus but I'll keep thinking. My brain hasn't coffee'd yet this morning 2w
FantasyChick Ok...I've got the winner. #JingleBallers 2w
StayCurious I was thinking TeamMistleWhoa ;) lol or I'll keep thinking.... 2w
Clwojick @MidnightBookGirl oh my gosh! If you don‘t take MerryReaders, I will! That‘s a fantastic one! 😍😍😍😍 2w
MidnightBookGirl @Clwojick You can have that one then! 2w
Clwojick Hahahha Hahahah! 2w
Clwojick This comment feed is hilarious 2w
Clwojick @sharread Any thoughts on your team name? 2w
sharread @wanderinglynn 🤣 For the restavus. 2w
wanderinglynn @sharread exactly. We shall have the airing grievances & feats of strength. 😂 2w
Clwojick @sharread @wanderinglynn @LibrarianRyan @MidnightBookGirl @StayCurious @FantasyChick @Bookworm54 @BarkingMadRun @Crimson613 Amazingly enough, we‘ve already surpassed 100 participants. I‘m guessing wash team will be between 10-15 ppl by the end of the month. I‘d be shocked if we had more than 150 total people, but it‘s always possible. Does that work for everyone? 🎄🦌🎅🏻 2w
BarkingMadRun @Clwojick fine with me! 2w
StayCurious Yay! So many Holiday peeps! 2w
sharread Sounds fantastic 😮 2w
FantasyChick Sounds like it's going to be a great time! 2w
Crimson613 @Clwojick 👌👌👌 2w
wanderinglynn That‘s a lot of people. Any chance of recruiting more team captains? 2w
LibrarianRyan @Clwojick I can take as many as need be. Are you going to let members pick their teens or auto assign? Just curious. 2w
Clwojick @wanderinglynn I can certainly put the word out once we have a better estimate of participants. 🥰 I want everyone to have equal team members. I‘ll be auto assigning them. I‘ll just be going down the list and numbering them 1-10. I feel like that‘s the easiest way. @LibrarianRyan (edited) 2w
Bookworm54 @Clwojick sounds good! 2w
Clwojick @wanderinglynn, @BarkingMadRun, @Bookworm54, @LibrarianRyan, @MidnightBookGirl, @StayCurious, @FantasyChick, @Crimson613, @sharread Hey guys, I just sent you each an email with the start of your teams. Please let me know if you did not receive it. 😆 2w
Clwojick @wanderinglynn, @BarkingMadRun, @Bookworm54, @LibrarianRyan, @MidnightBookGirl, @StayCurious, @FantasyChick, @Crimson613, @sharread Hey guys, I just sent you each an email with the start of your teams. Please let me know if you did not receive it. 😆 2w
Clwojick @wanderinglynn, @BarkingMadRun, @Bookworm54, @LibrarianRyan, @MidnightBookGirl, @StayCurious, @FantasyChick, @Crimson613, @sharread Hey guys, I just sent you each an email with the start of your teams. Please let me know if you did not receive it. 😆 2w
sharread @Clwojick Yes I just followed my team. Is the team name LetitSnow okay? 2w
Clwojick @sharread Perfect! That‘s a great name. I‘ll write that down next to your name on my tracker. 🙌🏻 2w
Bookworm54 I think I‘m going to go with #TeamNutcracker :) and I have also made sure I have followed everyone on my team! 2w
Clwojick @Bookworm54 love it!! ❤️❄️☃️ 2w
Clwojick 🙄😅 Just noticed the glitch above. Hah! Didn‘t mean to comment the same thing multiple times! 😂 2w
FantasyChick Got the email! Sent you one back about a couple of the names on the list. Looking forward to the fun! 2w
Crimson613 @Clwojick just saw it :D 2w
LibrarianRyan I got mine. Thanks. 2w
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1. The recommendations for books I would never have read before joining Litsy, the community of amazing people, and the wide variety of events.
2. There‘s nothing that comes across my feed that bothers me.
3. I like the idea of having an Owned TBR list, and a Do Not Have TBR list
4. It varies, but normally multiple times throughout the day.
5. I‘ve taken part of and enjoyed them all.

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Clwojick 6. I feel like one of the major things that is lacking in Litsy that was a major thing a few years ago is genuine conversation. Maybe people are more shy now, I‘m not sure... but there seems to be less back and forth conversation then before. Yes a comment here and there, but not as much back and forth. Does that make sense? 2w
Clwojick 6. Continued... I am a fan of the addition to “hide” a hashtag. I‘ve never needed to do so, but I like that the option is out there for others. I realize that not everyone wants to be apart of all events, so it‘s great to have the opening to “opt out” of having to view related posts. 2w
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ljuliel Thanks for responding. Yes it‘d be a great help to know which books people already own on their tbr. It‘s a bit hard to know that with the current setup. You just have one long list of books in that area. 2w
Clwojick @ljuliel 😅 Especially after forging the lists with my Goodreads list. I gave up trying to keep it up to date after that. 2w
ljuliel I agree about the conversations. A lot of that is lacking now. That‘s sort of the reason I put these questions up. To get people talking a bit amongst ourselves. Things have changed in here , but maybe we can turn it around somehow. I always think there are lots of lurkers that have yet to post. I‘d like to get them more involved too. It‘s really not scary to post. Most everyone in here is nice. I‘m probably the crabbiest one, but I can be nice🤨 2w
ljuliel Yea, I just saw that feature on the web page where you can add your Goodreads books. That‘d definitely make it more confusing ! 2w
Alora Love the idea of an owned and non owned tbr! 2w
Bookish.SAM @Clwojick whoa... I didn‘t know you could hide a hashtag ?!? On that note... I sort of wish there was a way to follow hashtags @ljuliel ... or is there and I just don‘t know about it either? 2w
ljuliel @Bookish.SAM I‘m not a very good one to ask about the hashtag follows and unfollows . I can‘t get mine to work from online, so it apparently doesn‘t work for everyone. Hopefully someone will look into this. 2w
Crazeedi I didnt know you could hide a hashtag either. So much I dont know even after 3 years. I'm going to answer this after I've considered the questions a bit. I love Litsy 2w
Clwojick @Bookish.SAM if you go onto the Litsy website, not the app, and go to your profile settings and scroll down, there‘s a “Mute Hashtags” option. There‘s no option to follow a hashtag yet though. I agree that would be nice 2w
Clwojick @Crazeedi the option to mute hashtags was just added back in May, I believe. 2w
effani I'm new here, but I've been surprised at how little conversation there is in comments. It seems like the culture is to hit the “like“ button and move on, even if the poster asked a question. It's interesting to hear that hasn't always been the case. 2w
Clwojick @effani it definitely wasn‘t! I‘m not sure what exactly has changed about it. I know we all have our antisocial days, and we don‘t want to communicate too much, but I try to make a point of going back the next day and comments or reposting etc. @MrBook made a good point about just taking 15 minutes a day to actually reach out to one another and get give our fellow Littens the love they deserve. 🥰 2w
AnneCecilie I love your answer to no. 3. That would be great 2w
Lizpixie Yes, about conversation! It‘s disheartening to write a post with a question in it, even one as simple as Should I Read Book A or B? and not get any response. We used to talk a lot more when I first joined over 3yrs ago #OGsOfLitsy 2w
Clwojick @Lizpixie exactly! There used to be more free flowing communication. We would get tabs on each other, and wish each other well on big days, check up on each other if we haven‘t posted in a few days, ask how someone‘s sick cat is doing, or ask how the first few days at their new job is. I RARELY see that anymore. And I don‘t know if it‘s cause people stapling sharing those moments in their life‘s, or if others stopped caring enough to check in. 2w
gradcat @Bookish.SAM If you know what you‘re looking for, you could always find your favorite hashtags in the search feature under tags...that way, you can get right to them. It will help even if you only remember the first word. ♥️ 2w
RainyDayReading I agree with #6. I joined Litsy in 2017 and was seeing all these conversations in the comments between people like they had been friends for years! I was really hopeful that I would be able to forge friendships like that here but it never happened. I'm not sure what changed or when it changed but it did. I thought for a while that maybe it was because I don't read the same things as everyone else but I don't know. 2w
Clwojick @RainyDayReading I don‘t think it‘s has anything to do with what you read, I think it‘s just the way that Litsy has evolved 2w
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It‘s official! The #WinterGames sign ups are open! If you‘d like to join us during the month of December for reading, movies, and holiday games galore - please sign up below! More details in the link!

Please share to spread the word! ♥️🎄🎅🏻


StayCurious So Excited you guys! 2w
Bookworm54 I missed the Halloween one, so I‘m excited for this one!!! 2w
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ElizaMarie Yay I signed up!!! 2w
FantasyChick All signed up 😊 2w
MoonWitch94 All signed up! 2w
Kimberlone Signed up already! 2w
EadieB Sign me up 2w
kymmiesreads Already signed up! 2w
Lizpixie Done! I can‘t wait🎄🎄🎄🎄🎄 2w
AnneCecilie Signed up. 🎅🤶🎄🎄 2w
Bookwormjillk I signed up but not sure I put my name in right. Duh 2w
Clwojick One person didn‘t put their name username in. Would that‘ve been you? @Bookwormjillk (edited) 2w
ElizaMarie I signed up. Was I to receive an email confirmation or something? 2w
Clwojick @ElizaMarie we‘ve got your form! Thanks for signing up! 😍 2w
AprilMae Signed up! 2w
ElizaMarie Thanks :) 2w
CaitZ This is great. I'm much more a Christmas person. You all looked like you had a ton of fun with your Halloween one. Signing up now 2w
Crimson613 What do team captains do? 👀 2w
Clwojick @Crimson613 they would be in charge of tracking their teammates points, and reposting the daily games & tagging their team members in them 2w
Crimson613 @Clwojick and when you mention read from your tbr, is that from somewhere? Do we make it before the event? Or how does that work? 2w
Clwojick @Crimson613 Your TBR is just your personal list of books you want to read. You can stack them in this app. But if you have a “to read“ list on any other app, or a handwritten list that works too... As well as the obvious unread books that you own. My TBR is in the thousands, so i have to work on lowering that. 😅 2w
Crimson613 @Clwojick i see, i've only added two on litsy to my stacks but i do have a tbr on goodreads and a ton of books i own that need to be read ^^;;; so those would work? would i need to share them on litsy? i guess idk how the tbr points would be calculated... 2w
Clwojick @Crimson613 no, you dont need to add them on prior to the start of the event. When you finish reading a book that month, you would simply tag myself and @stayCurious, and your team captain... if you choose not to be a TC yourself, and then use the hashtag #TBRread if its one you've been meaning to read, or #ImpulseRead if it's a book that is completely new to you, but you came across on Libby or at the Library and decided to read. 2w
Clwojick @Crimson613 So long as everyone uses #ImpulseRead, #TBRread, or #HolidayRead their team captain will be able to easily track their points. 2w
Crimson613 @Clwojick ohhhh ok 👌👌 signed up :) this sounds fun!! 2w
Clwojick @xxjenadanxx @Nessavamusic @MaleficentBookDragon hello!!! Not sure if you guys have already seen this post, but the form is now up! Thought I‘d tag you since you have all shows interest in my first post! ♥️♥️♥️ 2w
Jen_Reads I‘m definitely in! 🎄 2w
xxjenadanxx Omgosh! This is gonna be so fun. Just signed up! 2w
Clwojick 🙌 🙌@xxjenadanxx AMAZINGGG! 🙌 🙌 2w
Clwojick @Jen_Reads WOOhoo! ❄ 2w
MaleficentBookDragon Signed up. 2w
Clwojick @MaleficentBookDragon awesome! Glad to have you on board! 🌲 2w
SaturnDoo 🤗 Thanks for the tag!!!Ok, the first step is done: I have signed up. 😁 Now I will spend the rest of this month getting my BUJO set up and a reading list from my numerous tbr lists and stacks of books sitting around 😂🤣 This is going to be loads of fun. Thanks for hosting @Clwojick 2w
Clwojick @SaturnDoo Oh i love your #bujo spreads! Can't wait to see them! Maybe I'll actually do one for this event! i meant to last month, but ended up being totally distracted. 2w
SaturnDoo @Clwojick well thank you. I will share my spreads as I get them set up. Like you, I enjoy making lists and tracking things with pen and paper. A little old fashioned, but that's just my style 😂 2w
hes7 Yay, I‘m excited and signed up! 2w
kezzlou85 Have signed up. Yay 2w
CaroPi I am the grinch in human form. So I will pass on this one... But have fun everyone 2w
StayCurious @Clwojick It could also have been @BookwormAHN - she might have forgotten to put her name when she signed up 2w
Book_ish Just signed up and can‘t wait! 2w
tdrosebud Sounds like fun, I signed up. 2w
TheDrunkenLibrarian All signed up and can't wait! I'm assuming this is starting December 1st? 2w
Clwojick @TheDrunkenLibrarian yes! Dec 1-Jan1 2w
TheDrunkenLibrarian @Clwojick Awesome can't wait! 2w
BookwormAHN @StayCurious yes, that could of been me that forgot to add her name 🤦🏼‍♀️ 2w
Insightsintobooks I have a question.... I know its more christmas themed and to be honest we do do a bit of Christmas at our house but we are Jewish and to hannukah as well.... could I post Hannukah related things for the winter games?? 2w
Clwojick Absolutely! A lot of the games with be Christmas related because that was was I was able to find, but if you have any suggestion for Hanukkah games or posts that you find please send them my way and we can repost them for points. We are trying to be as inclusive as possible ♥️ @Insightsintobooks 2w
jessinikkip @Clwojick I dont remember if I actually signed up or just meant to... #AnxietyProblems ... Would it hurt anything to submit again, or do you have an easy way of checking? 2w
Clwojick @jessinikkip So sorry! i just seen this now! You did sign up already! 💝 2w
jessinikkip Excellent, thanks!! 💜 2w
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Winterfolk | Janel Kolby
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Hello my lovely Littens! After the complete success of #Scarathlon, I knew I‘d have to get something in the works for a Christmas/Winter themed event. Unfortunately, @TheReadingMermaid will not be able to cohost this event with me, so before I fully plan #WinterGames, I thought I would like to see how many people are interested in participating, and if needed would anyone be willing to be a team captain.

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Clwojick As with the Halloween event, there will be a point value for different things. Reading books, watching movies or shows, and playing a ton of games! Since Xmas is all about spending time with family, there will be a few additional mini challenges up for points, as well. Please comment if you‘d be interested in participating. Depending on how many people are interested, I‘d like to have smaller teams this round. Sign up form to come shortly ♥️ (edited) 2w
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Scochrane26 Would I have to read Christmas-related books? I‘m very bah-humbug about Christmas, but the games, recipes, maybe a few movies sound fun. 2w
AsYouWish Oh my stars!!! This sounds amazing!!! I am totally interested in participating!!! 2w
Clwojick @Scochrane26 You don‘t have to do anything you don‘t want to, Love. There will be a point value for Xmas books and movies, but there will also be a point value for all other genres. We won‘t be separating specific genres like we did with mystery/horror for Halloween. 2w
Linsy I‘m there!! Can‘t be a team captain, unfortunately, but I‘m definitely up to participate! 2w
Clwojick @AsYouWish Yay! Glad that you‘re excited! 😍😍😍 2w
MoonWitch94 This sounds great! I‘d totally do it! 🎄 2w
Clwojick @Linsy woohoo! Thank you! 2w
Clwojick @MoonWitch94 whoop whoop! 2w
Sarahreadstoomuch I‘d be interested in participating! 2w
jenniferw88 I'm interested. 2w
Scochrane26 @Clwojick Ok, I‘m interested, too. I usually read a lot during December. 2w
Clwojick @Scochrane26 I‘m still rolling around some ideas, but I was thinking of having a higher point value for books that are on your #TBR vs impulse reads. I think that would be an added incentive to tackle those #MountTBRs before the end of the year. 2w
teebe Definitely interested! I couldn‘t participate in the Halloween one because of work, so I‘m excited for a Christmas one🎄 2w
Scochrane26 @Clwojick that would be perfect for me. I usually read more books that I own or are on my tbr as a way to finish out the year. I already have several I want to read by end of yr. 2w
Bookwormjillk Count me in! 2w
britt_reads I‘m interested in participating!! 2w
Skygoddess1 I‘d be interested in participating 2w
wanderinglynn I‘m in! 🙌🏻 2w
Lizpixie I‘m in too!🎄🤶🏻🎅🏻🎁 2w
overtheedge I'm in! 2w
Clwojick Okay! Sounds like we‘ve got a lot of interest already, so I‘ll be making up a form ASAP! Thanks guys!!! 2w
StayCurious I‘d be willing to be a team captain and help out in any way you need! I‘m super into the holidays. 2w
Liatrek I‘m totally in😊 would this be tied with a Christmas swap or just books and games? 2w
kezzlou85 I'd be interested too. 2w
Jadams1776 Sounds fun! 2w
lele1432 Sounds fun! This winter will be pretty busy for me but I'd love to participate as much as possible! 2w
BookwormAHN I'm definitely interested 😸 2w
Chili I would be interested. Especially if I could knock some books off Mount TBR. 2w
Kimberlone Sounds fun, will it be similar to #Scarathlon? I would definitely try to participate! 2w
RainyDayReading I‘d be interested! 2w
Clwojick @Liatrek I don‘t have a swap planned, but if that‘s something that a lot of people are into we can consider it. I know Xmas is expensive for so many people, that maybe something like Swapping Xmas cards would be more affordable ♥️ 2w
Clwojick @Kimberlone very similar to Scarathlon with points. 2w
Clwojick @StayCurious Oh thank you thank you! I‘m hoping to break it down into smaller teams to make it a bit easier on the team captains for point tracking. I was easily spending an hour or two a day tracking all the TeamSlaughter points 😂 I know that‘s a lot to ask out of someone, especially around the holidays, so smaller teams should make things easier 2w
Laughterhp I‘d be interested. I‘ll probably be busy in December so may not to participate as much as I did in October. I‘ve already started making lists of Xmas books I want to read! 2w
StayCurious @Clwojick anything you need, let me know. I can help find x-mas games and come up with challenges so that it doesn't all fall on you. I know you and Tamara had several months to plan Scarathlon - and December is fast approaching. 2w
Shakespearience I love the idea! Not sure I could help sponsor a team but if they were smaller teams I could possibly do it. Would want to hear more about theme/points and what it would look like. 2w
Clwojick @StayCurious oh I have LOADS of games. I have about 75 saved on my phone lolol 😅 Considering coming up with a photochallenge, though I‘m not sure yet. What do you think? 2w
StayCurious @Clwojick photo challenges are fun - just like the Halloween costumes, we could do Ugly Christmas Sweaters, or decorated trees or houses. 2w
Clwojick @StayCurious are you on insta? I normally use insta chat to do the behind the scenes planning, since I don‘t have fb 2w
StayCurious @Clwojick I am - reneemitchell87. 2w
ElizaMarie I‘m interested but not sure how much time I have to participate during the holidays (still planning my holidays now) 2w
Clwojick @ElizaMarie That‘s the good thing with these events. There will be lots of games to play whenever you can participate, but it‘s not necessary to do them all. All in all, it‘s just about having fun and getting into the Xmas spirits alongside your Litsy fam! ♥️ 2w
Clwojick @Shakespearience there will be a starter point breakdown on the sign up form. 2w
JacqMac It sounds really fun, but I just know I won‘t have the time to commit. I wish I could. Good luck! 2w
thereadingunicorn Sound great I am in 2w
LibrarianRyan I could be persuaded to be a captain. I have a lot of time off in December. I will have a few days in No-Man's land (my parents house on the nature preserve.) right around Christmas but I can play catch up. I get some cell service, but not much and not fast. But pops will bring the hot spot home and that will help. 2w
ElizaMarie @Clwojick that‘s what I love about these groups! 2w
Charityann Sounds like fun! I‘d love to participate. 😊 2w
BarkingMadRun I would love to play and will gladly bring a captain 2w
Riveted_Reader_Melissa Thanks for the invite, but I‘m going to set the next one out. I have a few other reading challenges for the year I want to concentrate on and I don‘t think any fit into any Christmas theme. Maybe I‘ll catch you another time. Have lots of fun though!! 2w
MidnightBookGirl I'm totally in for a challenge. I'd be willing to help captain if the teams were small. 2w
Stacypatrice I‘ll be sitting this one out but cheering you all on with my self-made Pom-Pons and my lame cheers.... “rah rah READ!!!!” 2w
Clwojick @Riveted_Reader_Melissa I just posted the signup form which has the point breakdown. The reading may still fit into your plans, as the points are for impulse vs TBR, as opposed to set genres. Xmas books are obviously still on there though 😉 2w
madamereadsalot1 I would love to play! I wouldn't be a good team captain though with my schedule. 😅 2w
chaoticgoodhufflepuff 🎄❄️🎄❄️🎄❄️🎄 This is going to be amazing! 2w
FantasyChick I don't read much for holiday books but I'm in for the fun!! Had a blast last time. Let me know if you need another set of hands to help out!! I take most of December off work so I've got some spare time coming up 😉 2w
4thhouseontheleft Depends on how Christmasy it is. I don‘t read many Xmas books and don‘t celebrate the holiday, but if it is multiple holiday inclusive (Chanukah, Yule etc), then maybe. Unless I can be the Grinch or Scrooge. 😂😂😂 2w
Clwojick @4thhouseontheleft There are a lot of holiday themed games. But as for reading, it‘s more based on Reading off of your TBR as opposed to reading a specific genre 2w
Godpants I could be in. I have a ways to go to finish my goodreads goal so this will help. 😊 2w
kymmiesreads I‘d love to participate! 2w
xxjenadanxx I'm interested! 2w
Nessavamusic I‘m interested! 2w
MaleficentBookDragon I'm interested. 2w
jessinikkip Definitely interested!! 2w
UnidragonFrag Sounds fun but December is usually too busy for me to get much reading done. 😬 2w
JenlovesJT47 Me! 🙋🏻‍♀️ was so bummed to miss the signups for Halloween! 2w
Clwojick @JenlovesJT47 the signups are open if you scroll my feed! ♥️♥️♥️ 2w
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Darwin Awards 4: Intelligent Design | Wendy Northcutt, Christopher M Kelly
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Finished off the tagged book in one sitting last night, and I‘m using it for my free space. Although it certainly wasn‘t the best book ever, it made me laugh... and also mentally facepalm a lot! 🤦🏻‍♀️ Some people.... 😂 #NFNov

Darwin Awards 4: Intelligent Design | Wendy Northcutt, Christopher M Kelly
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These books are always good for a good laugh. 😂 Listening to this while I do some more Xmas crafting. #NFNov

Halloweenland | Al Sarrantonio
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Woohoo! What a crazy month October turned out to be! I had such a blast, and I am beyond proud of each and everyone of you! Although #TeamStoker came out ahead, I feel like we‘re all true winners since we celebrated the Halloween season in the most extreme fashion! A special shout out to our top 3 contributors! Until next year, GO #TeamSlaughter!!!

(You better believe the planning for 2020 has already began 😉) #Scarathlon

Clwojick A special thank you to @MrBook for agreeing to be our @Scarathlon judge! 🧡 3w
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tjwill It was fun! Congratulations, #teamstoker! 3w
CaroPi I can offer a voucher for book depository as a price for a European winner for 2020. Let me know if you are interested 3w
Sarahreadstoomuch Had so much fun! Thank you for being a great team captain!! 3w
Pruzy so sad I couldn‘t participate! What were the rules? 3w
MoonWitch94 Great job, Everyone!! We did great. What a fun way to celebrate Halloween & October. Can‘t wait till 2020! Thank you @Clwojick and @TheReadingMermaid for hosting!! 3w
EadieB @Clowjick @Thereadingmermaid Thanks for hosting! It was a lot of fun 3w
jb72 Only 362 days until next Halloween! 3w
Bookwormjillk Great job team! We‘ll get them next year! 3w
Stacypatrice @Clwojick - You are an amazing captain!! I had a great time. Thanks everyone 🧟‍♀️🔪🖤🖤🖤🖤🖤 2w
Kryd0s @Clwojick thanks so much for hosting! It was a ton of fun! 2w
Clwojick @CaroPi that sounds amazing! I‘ll hit you up closer too! 😍😍😍 2w
Clwojick @Pruzy I‘m sad you couldn‘t participate too! The rules were a little extreme. Lol. Or at least the point values were. We had set points for books read, different points depending on the genre and what team you were on. As well as there was points for watching Halloween movies, participation and playing a very wide variety of games 2w
Liatrek Thank you so much for hosting❤️ I had so much fun😊 2w
Pruzy @Clwojick Wow, very intense!! 2w
LokiDokey Thanks for hosting this guys! It was so much fun 🎃🎃🎃 2w
Moony @clwojick thanks for hosting. I'm so sad that my oct were so stressy that I only finished one book. 😱 2w
FantasyChick Woohoo!!!! We came pretty close. Had a blast doing this too! Will look forward to next year 2w
overtheedge @Clwojick Thanks so much for being such a great team captain. I had so much fun, and it motivated me to read other genres. I vsnt wait for next Halloween! 2w
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I‘m heading straight into my third #NFNov audiobook for the day while I get all comfy and ready for bed. Another book that‘s been on my personal shelf for far too long. I‘ll be jumping between the audiobook and the physical book for this one.

Sweet dreams, my fellow Littens! ♥️

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Non-Fiction | Chuck Palahniuk
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Here‘s my updated #NFNov bingo card!

Maid by Stephanie Land 🔀 Tough Topics
Murder,Interrupted by James Patterson 🔀 True Crime

Megabooks Where can I get a blank one? Thanks 👍🏻 3w
Crazeedi Look on @rsteve388 feed or the #nfnov 3w
Clwojick @Megabooks I posted one of my feed on Halloween. I‘ll tag you 3w
Alora Can I still sign up or did I miss it again? 😭 I never know how to find these sign ups lol then its too late! 3w
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Murder, Interrupted | James Patterson
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Yes!!!! I really enjoyed this one! I will definitely be listening to his other #TrueCrime audiobooks this month! #NFNov

Murder, Interrupted | James Patterson
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Jumping straight into this true crime audiobook by James Patterson for #NFNov, while I make some Christmas light cutouts. I‘ll be turning them into garland to decorate the clinic I work at. I try to make our clinic warm and welcoming, especially near the holidays, as many of our patients bring in their children. The little ones seem to love all the decorations. ♥️

AprilMae Love this idea! Prior to having a cricut I made a lot of decorations for the hotel I worked at by hand, including large Christmas lights to put employees names on for Christmas! 3w
Clwojick @AprilMae Yes! I can totally relate! Sometimes I‘m a bit in awe over what I used to do by hand before having this lovely machine. 3w
tracey38 That's a great idea. I work at a van women's cancer center and we try to do what we can to lift spirits. 3w
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I thoroughly enjoyed this audiobook, and felt that it was the perfect book to kick off #NFNov! It‘s been on my TBR for quite a while, so I was extremely pleased to find it on CloudLibrary.

I‘m busy crafting right now, so I‘ll be jumping straight into the next one. ♥️🙌🏻

rsteve388 Score.! 3w
Karisa Great book! She's interesting to follow on Instagram too. https://www.instagram.com/p/B4X5auGHc6s/?igshid=114rbhkjgdnip 3w
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Today‘s audiobook for #NFNov. I‘ve been meaning to read this forever, and I‘m glad to finally get around to it. 🧡

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Birthdays: Beyond Cake and Ice Cream | Nikki Tate, Dani Tate-Stratton
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Hello my lovely Litsy fam!

Thank you so much for all the birthday love yesterday. It was all much appreciated and I love you all! I definitely felt all the love! ♥️❤️♥️

Hufflepuffle I didn‘t get on Litsy much yesterday so belated happy birthday wishes from me! 🥳 3w
Megabooks Sorry I missed it yesterday! I hope you had a wonderful day! Happy belated birthday! 🎉🎉🥳🥳 3w
kezzlou85 Happy belated birthday. 🎉🎂🎊 3w
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Bookwormjillk Happy belated birthday 🎂 3w
Texreader Happy belated birthday!! 🎂 3w
Lizpixie Happy belated birthday our fearless #TeamSlaughter leader! I was sleeping most of yesterday, trying to catch up after such a brilliant month of fun. I hope you got lots of birthday love & cake. And books. Lots and lots of books!🎂🎉🎈❤️🖤💙💚🤎❣️ 3w
madamereadsalot1 Happy belated birthday, Cap'n! 3w
That-Bookish-Hiker Happy belated birthday!! 3w
Chrissyreadit Happy belated birthday! 3w
Crimson613 🎂🎉🎉 3w
LauraJ Happy belated Birthday! 3w
Kimberlone HBD from a fellow November baby! 3w
britt_reads Happy belated birthday!! 🎉 3w
bookful Happy belated birthday! 3w
4thhouseontheleft Happy Belated Birthday! 🍰 🎈 3w
overtheedge Happy Birthday...hope it was a fantastic day!🥳🌟😻 2w
Clwojick Thanks to everyone!!!! I felt very loved! ♥️ 2w
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Non-Fiction | Chuck Palahniuk
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If you‘re joining us for #NFNov, we‘ve made a bingo card! To check off one tile, you must finish a book OR watch a documentary that fits the prompt. Have fun everyone! Happy November & Happy Reading! 🧡

The one on the bottom, second last is “On your TBR for 3+ Years”. I know it‘s kind of hard to read.

rsteve388 Thank you Co Host! 3w
Addison_Reads Awesome! Thank you both for doing this. 3w
RedxoHearts This sounds fun! I love interesting nonfiction and documentaries 3w
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Caroline2 This is a great idea! Thanks for hosting and posting this bingo card! Sooo excited!! 😀 3w
erzascarletbookgasm Is it too late to sign up? And is the bingo card a must checked off? 3w
Clwojick @erzascarletbookgasm you can definitely still sign up. Just click on the #nfnov hashtag and go back until you see you post with the form. The bingo card is optional. We just made it for people who like to have games to play. 3w
erzascarletbookgasm That‘s great! Thanks! I‘ll fill up the form. 🤗 3w
Redwritinghood Happy birthday! 🎂🎂 3w
4thhouseontheleft Did you know that @Riveted_Reader_Melissa has a NF bingo card that has been running all year? #nonfiction2019 3w
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @4thhouseontheleft No worries, there are plenty of NF to go around....and as I‘ve found out quite a few Litsy users can do a complete coverall in one month. 😂 3w
4thhouseontheleft @Riveted_Reader_Melissa I know, that is amazing to me! I still have a few more prompts I‘m trying to ✔️ off for yours! Which is why I joined #nfnov to help kick my butt into action. 😂 3w
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @4thhouseontheleft I have a few left too, and I joined #NFNov for the same reason! 😂 3w
Riveted_Reader_Melissa @4thhouseontheleft Great minds think alike! 😉 3w
BGam Hey, would love to participate in #NFNov. Can someone tell me what exactly is to be done? Is there a TBR list or something? Thank you 😊 @Clwojick 3w
Lifeisasnap Thanks for the fun, @Clwojick ! 3w
Clwojick @BGam Hello! There is no set list of books to read. The idea is just that you read as much non fiction during the month of November as possible. We mad the bingo card to give some suggestions of genres, but it‘s not necessary. If you go back in the #NFNov hashtag, there is a signup link. 3w
Clwojick @Megabooks here you go! 3w
Megabooks @Clwojick thank you 😘 3w
Clwojick @Alora it‘s still open! Sign up link above. 3w
BarbaraTheBibliophage Yay. I am a late entry. But as I happen to be reading four NF books right now, I‘m not really behind! 3w
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Hahah. I would totally sleep in a coffin. 🖤♥️🖤#TeamSlaughter

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Spooky words:
Happy Halloween


Other Words:

StayCurious Damn they were right in front of me lol! 3w
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Untilted | Autechre
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One last game for the next bit. 25 points if you repost this picture, and an additional 25 points if you tag the correct book this quote came from.

Happy Halloween is the best time! #TeamSlaughter 🧡

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Questionable Content | Jeph Jacques
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Happy Halloween #TeamSlaughter

Does anyone know which author quoted this?
20 points if you repost with the correct answer!

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Hello #TeamSlaughter! If you want to share your October stats, I‘ll give you 50 points for doing this #Scarathlon questionnaire. 🎃

rsteve388 Ah Goodreads is down I don't know how many book I read ahhhhh 3w
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SomedayAlmost 3 adult books and 4 picture books, favorite book was “Give Me Your Hand.” Favorite scary movie (and movie in general) this month was “Get Out!” Favorite game wAs making up our own thriller/horror book title, and tonight is family trick-or-treating. Happy Halloween! 🎃 (edited) 3w
Linsy 1. 64 (45 of which were picture books) 2. The Hound of the Baskervilles 3. Practical Magic 4. Halloween Mad Libs! 5. Just staying at home with the fam. We did our Halloweening early! 3w
EH2018 13 books, rosemary's baby, rosemary's baby, worked until 9 and ate some candy. 3w
EH2018 Also, i liked the game where you created titles for a thriller, so much fun 3w
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Hey #TeamSlaughter!

The #TriptychBuddyRead discussion is finally open! It‘s seems that it was a pretty good divide between those of you who loved it, gave it a so-so, and didn‘t enjoy it at all. I love to hear your thoughts!

Please comment below your thoughts on the book, and let‘s have a chat amongst the team!

🌟5points per comment🌟

rsteve388 It was okay... I listened to an abridged version which I didn't realize until after I read it I am sure the full version was better. I did enjoy how the story was narrated from different perspectives including the actual killers. 3w
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Clwojick @rsteve388 I jumped between the physical book and the audiobook, which I enjoyed well enough. I probably would‘ve enjoyed it more had I stuck to the physical book only, since I found the narrators female voice was a bit annoying lol. 3w
rsteve388 Yeah ugh that's the worst when you can't stand their voice. Ruins the story. :( 3w
Clwojick As for the story itself... In true #KarinSlaughter fashion, I knew it would be dark and gritty, as most of her other books are. I didn‘t find it as gritty as some of her other books, but it still had its moments that make my flinch. I love Will Trent, and found that myself sympathizing with him as the story progressed. 3w
Clwojick I also liked that she kind of gave away the killer early on in the book. The mystery isn‘t who‘s doing the crimes, but how and if they will get caught. 🙌🏻 3w
Stacypatrice I really enjoyed this book and now a new Karin Slaughter fan! 3w
Clwojick @Stacypatrice yes! I have a few more of her books on my shelf that are bling moved up on the list! 3w
Lizpixie I enjoyed it, it wasn‘t her best by a long shot, but it introduces Will & his diabolical wife Angie, which is its highlight. I didn‘t like Will at first, mainly because I loved Jeffrey so much, but he‘s grown on me💁🏻‍♀️ 3w
EadieB I've read all of Karin Slaughter's books. I think it's best if you start with the Grant County series before the Will Trent series as that's the beginning of the timeline for Sara and Jeffrey. Her last book, The Last Widow, I did not enjoy as much as it got too political but hopefully she won't keep the series going in that direction. 3w
Charityann I enjoyed this book. I hadn‘t heard of Karin Slaughter before, but now I‘ll read more of her stuff. 🎃 3w
Liatrek I‘m so glad this was our team buddy read because it introduced me to Karin Slaughter and this amazing series. I enjoyed the characters and the story. I really like her style of writing and also read the The Good Daughter. I can‘t wait to dive into the rest of the series😊🎃 3w
Clwojick @Lizpixie surprisingly enough, this was my first of her Will Trent books. ☺️ I can‘t wait to read on. 3w
Clwojick @EadieB Thanks for the suggestion! I‘ll keep that in mind. ☺️ 3w
Clwojick @Charityann I‘ll admit to reading more of her stand alone books, but I‘ll definitely be continuing with this series too. Some of the members in the group were talking about starting a #SlaughterBookClub ♥️♥️♥️ 3w
Clwojick @Liatrek woohoo! I‘m glad I chose a good one! I‘ve been familiar with the author for a while now, but I‘m happy to see that this event has introduced her to other. 🧡 3w
Bookwormjillk This book was more violent than what I would normally stick with, but the twists and turns kept me going. As someone mentioned above it was different knowing who the killer was but not how they‘ll be caught. I‘ll read more of this series but after reading this and Misery in one month I need a break from unplanned amputations for a while 🤪 3w
Sarahreadstoomuch I was really glad to read this, even if I didn‘t like how poorly all the ladies were characterized or the audiobook narrator. I‘ve never read books like this, and I‘m encouraged to try more. I did like the twists and some of the “mic drop” moments. 3w
FantasyChick Slaughter's been on my radar for a while now but I haven't had a chance to pick up one of the books yet. I'm glad I started with this one! I enjoyed the twists and I actually really like books that give away the killer from the beginning. The guessing to how they will get caught is exciting! I also really liked all the connections between the characters. Looking forward to continuing the series 3w
hes7 I‘ve only read a couple of Slaughter‘s books now, but I did not enjoy this one as much as the other. Will was probably the only character I liked, which made it hard to keep caring through the end of the book. It did have some good twists and surprising connections, though, that I appreciated. 3w
4thhouseontheleft I thought it was okay. I would have probably liked it more if I hadn‘t listened to the audiobook. The narrator was terrible, especially when doing the female characters. 3w
Clwojick @4thhouseontheleft You must have listened to the same audiobook as me! 😂 I totally agree with that. 3w
samanthagutt I loved the book! I completely agree with @Clwojick that it was cool to know the killer so early on in the book, because it actually was a huge shock to find out that the detective Michael was John‘s cousin Woody! I think if she waited until the end I would have figured it out myself and it wouldn‘t have had that same “shock” factor. I really found Angie irritating, to me she was the worst part about the book. Overall I loved it! 3w
4thhouseontheleft @clwojick Probably! His narration was so distracting! I definitely plan to read more in the series, but not on audio! 3w
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Happy Halloween! | Lillian Jaine
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Wow! What a month it has been! Just a heads up, that the final points will be tallied and the final winners will be announced on November 3rd or 4th! Make sure to post those costume and pumpkin carving photos by the end of the day, and post any games you‘ve not yet done!

I‘d love to do a final recap as well! If you have anything to say about the event, please comment down below and let‘s chat! 5 points per comment! 🎃

StayCurious This was a lot of fun! I really liked the games and being on a team really made me want to participate. Although I didn‘t get as many points as others I still had a blast! Here‘s hoping we‘ll do an event around Christmas! 3w
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rsteve388 This was delightful and was a great way to really get involved with the community. 3w
madamereadsalot1 Not to be overly dramatic, but my mental health hasn't been very good lately. Even though I'm not competitive, I do love helping others. So it was great fun for me and very helpful to inspire me to not hide out and wallow. It gave me direction and something to do. Thank you for being a great rally cry! The darndest things can help people. 3w
Clwojick @StayCurious Yes! I definitely have something planned for Christmas! I‘m thinking of calling it the #WinterGames! Since we ended up playing an absolute TON of games this month, I wanted to go with that theme. ♥️ 3w
Clwojick @rsteve388 Thanks for joining! I had a blast 🖤 3w
Clwojick @madamereadsalot1 And you‘ve done so fantastic this month too! Thank you for sharing that with me! I‘m always here for a rally cry if you need one girl! 💪🏻🙌🏻🧡♥️🎃🖤 Thanks for being an amazing team member! You‘ve been interactive throughout the whole month, and that‘s really shown in your final points. ♥️ 3w
StayCurious @clwojick that‘s so great and something to look forward to. Let me know if you need help at all with any of the planning or hosting or whatever. I‘d love to get more involved with Litsy. 3w
Clwojick @StayCurious Will do! I haven‘t decided exactly how I‘m going to execute it, but I will reach out once my plans are a little more substantial ♥️ 3w
Lizpixie I have had a BLAST this month! It‘s been so much fun, I wish we could do something like this every 2nd month(a month break to get your breath back!) 3w
Booksnchill I really enjoyed that there was some way for everyone to participate - I read and did the challenges but only a few games although I thought they were fun! Thanks for putting all of the time into this- it showed!🎃👍👏👏👏 3w
Clwojick @Lizpixie I would certainly love to continue it! And there are a ton of different Holidays and themes we could do! 😉 3w
Clwojick @Booksnchill You are more than welcome! Thanks for joining us! I‘m so happy you had fi this month. ♥️🖤🧡 3w
Lizpixie @Clwojick I would definitely be down for more, I read so much more this month. With the last chapter almost done of Silence of The Lambs, that makes 28 books all up! 3w
Charityann This has been so much fun, and you‘ve been a great host! I loved talking about books and Halloween things with everyone!🎃 3w
kezzlou85 It was so much fun. I really enjoyed taking part in the games and of course all the spooky and themed reads. 3w
MoonWitch94 This has been such a fun event!!! I have loved it. Thank you so much for hosting our team! 3w
Clwojick @Lizpixie That‘s amazing! I read such a wide variety of genres, that I have no idea what was total was. I‘ll have to track that tonight.😅 3w
Clwojick @kezzlou85 woohoo! Thanks for joining us! I‘m glad you enjoyed your spooky October! 🖤 3w
Bookwormjillk This has been really fun! It really got me in an October frame of mind! 3w
CaroPi I missed some of the games but really enjoy this. Despite the fact that I do not celebrate Halloween I like to have the spooky spirit, as all things Litsy is a pleasure to be here! I insist that this is the best community in the web for bookworms. the most impressive part is the effort that you and @thereadingmermaid had done to organize this. 3w
i-am-papercrane This has been such a fun experience! I hope you guys do something like this next year, and if you do, definitely count me in!! 3w
Sarahreadstoomuch This really has been a lot of fun. What do we all do now?? Lol 3w
kamoorephoto I‘ve really enjoyed it. It has kept me connected to something and given me something to keep my reading on track on track with for October, and it‘s been a REALLY rough month for me (well, the last few months). Makes me wish October was way longer! I have some more books I want to read but I got some good ones read. I so appreciate you and @TheReadingMermaid doing this!! So much fun! 3w
TheReadingMermaid To everyone on this post you are also very much welcome! @Clwojick and I have had an absolute blast playing games with you and reading books and watching films!!! This was a fantastic month and we hope to do this again very soon! Love to you all!!! ❤️😘❤️ 3w
Clwojick @Bookwormjillk I think, thanks to all of our #scarathlon posts, we had all of Litsy in an October frame of mind. lol 3w
Clwojick @CaroPi I agree! Listy is a fantastic online community and a great place to meet a lot of like minded individuals. 💗 @TheReadingMermaid and I have been planning since May, so I'm extra thrilled it went over so well. 💗 3w
Clwojick @i-am-papercrane Oh I think this will definitely be a yearly Halloween thing! I'm thinking of hosting something similar for christmas, called #WinterGames, but I'm still sorting out the details on that one. 3w
Clwojick @kamoorephoto Thank you for joining us! I'm glad this event has brought some sunshine into your month. We are considering something similar for December/Christmas, so keep your eyes peeled for more on that as well. 👏 3w
FantasyChick I absolutely loved this entire month! I have been on and on being active here and this really pushed me to keep up with things. Halloween is totally my holiday! I'm super competitive so the addition of games was awesome too! 3w
kamoorephoto #WinterGames would be great although my books might be a bit frosty, and not on the jolly Christmassy side ⛄️ 3w
Clwojick @FantasyChick I totally know what you mean. I can get massively competitive, so I loved the idea of teams and points😍 I read WAYYY more than usual this month. Lol 3w
chaoticgoodhufflepuff Wow! This has been an absolute ball! Playing all these different games, seeing everybody‘s Halloween reads, getting out of my comfort zone for the buddy read! This was all so fantastic! 🧡🖤🧡🖤 3w
Liatrek This was so much fun! I finally got to some books that were on my TBR and was introduced to new authors that I now love🎃🎃🎃 3w
EadieB Lots of fun and thanks to @Clwojick @thereadingmermaid and @MrBook for hosting! 3w
MrBook @EadieB 🤗🤗🤗 3w
EH2018 So much fun!!! Thank you!! 3w
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Eeeee! I just came across this adorable #FindTheDifferences game on Instagram, and I couldn‘t not share it with the team! I‘ll give you 10 points per difference you find! There should be at least 5! Repost, and hit that spoiler button!

Go #TeamSlaughter!! 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻

rsteve388 Spider on the basket and fangs on the cat! 3w
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Stacypatrice On bottom photo: 1. Kitty has different color eyes 2. Kitty has fangs 3. Spider hanging from leaf 4. Heart is missing in background to left 5. Jack-o-lantern is missing his nose. 3w
Linsy Spider, pumpkin nose, yellow leaf on the left, cat‘s eye and cat‘s fangs! 3w
chaoticgoodhufflepuff Cat has fangs and missing an eye on the bottom picture. The pumpkin is missing it‘s nose in the bottom picture. A spider hanging from the leaf on the bottom. More leaves in the background on the top picture. 3w
Liatrek 1. The cats eye color
2. The spider is not hanging in both
3. The pumpkin has no nose
4. The cats teeth are showing in one
5. A leave is missing in the back of the second pic
tjwill Cat‘s fangs, one eye a different color, spider, nose on jack-o-lantern, extra orange leaf on the left 3w
britt_reads Cat‘s eye on bottom a different color, cat on bottom has fangs, spider in the bottom pic, no nose on jack-o-lantern in the bottom pic and the bottom pic is missing a leaf. 3w
EadieB Cat‘s fangs, eye color, spider, jack-o-lantern nose missing and leaf missing on bottom picture. 3w
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Here‘s a Halloween themed #ThisorThat game!
🖤2 points per answer🎃
🎃40 points total! 🖤

Go #TeamSlaughter!

Linsy 1. Walk through a graveyard at midnight 🌙
2. Carve a jack-o-lantern 🔪
3. As much Halloween candy as you want 🍬
4. Meet a werewolf 🐺
5. Be a vampire 🧛🏻‍♀️
6. Read a spooky story 📖
7. Have a really amazing, uncomfortable costume 🧚🏻‍♀️
8. Have a homemade costume 🧞‍♀️
9. 20 of my favorite treats 🍨
10. Take a kid trick-or-treating 🍭
Linsy 11. Go to a lame Halloween party where you know people 🎉
12. Win a contest for having the best jack-o-lantern 🎃
13. Have to live in a giant pumpkin 🏠
14. Have to eat a small frog 🐸
15. Have to wear Halloween costume until Thanksgiving 🧝🏻‍♀️
16. Help design a haunted house 🏚
17. Be chased by one werewolf 🏃🏽‍♀️
18. Trick-or-treat in a neighborhood 🏡
19. Eat all of my Halloween candy 🍫
20. Dress up as an angel 😇
EadieB @clwojick 1. walk through graveyard 2. Carve Jack-o-lantern 3. One piece a day 4. Meet a vampire 5. Be a vampire 6. See a spooky movie 7. Comfortable to wear 8. Homemade costume 9. 20 favorite treats. 10. Trick or treat w/friends 11. Great party 12. Best jack-o-lantern 13. Sleep in coffin 14. Eat frog 15. Jack-o-lantern for 3 days 16. Help design 17. Werewolf 18. Neighborhood 19. Eat candy 20. Dress as angel 3w
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I‘ve been told this is a very hard word search! There should be atleast 5 Spooktacular words! I‘ll give you 10 points per word if you repost, and highlight the words. I‘ll also give you an additional 5 points for every non-Halloween word you find.

Don‘t forget to hit that spoiler button!

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Happy Halloween! | Lillian Jaine
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Well, #TeamSlaughter, the time has finally come! Happy Halloween! Today is the last day to get some extra points for the team, but I know it‘s going to be a very busy one for most of you, so I‘ll be posting a few more games. 🖤

I have had so much fun playing along with you all this month, and I hope you‘ve had a blast as well! #TeamSlaughter seriously came together to get ALL those spooky movies watched, and all those mysteries detected! ♥️🎃🖤

Booksnchill You did such a great job of making this fun! Happy Halloween Team Slaughter!!😱🎃 3w
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StayCurious You were an awesome team lead!! 3w
madamereadsalot1 Oh captain, our captain! Thanks for doing such a stellar job tracking, calculating, and inspiring your team! It's been a blast! 3w
FantasyChick I had so much fun with this! 3w
Clwojick @Booksnchill @StayCurious thank you so much! It was a lot busier than I thought it would be! 😅 But I had such a blast! So many great books were read! 3w
Clwojick @madamereadsalot1 @FantasyChick Thank you! ☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️ You guys were the real stars! The team really came together to get those points! 3w
Stacypatrice @Clwojick - So much fun!!!! You are an awesome leader!!! 3w
veritysalter Happy Halloween 🎃 xx 3w
Clwojick @veritysalter You too!!!! 🖤🎃🖤 3w
Linsy Had so much fun. Thank you for making October so awesome!! 3w
Bookwormjillk Thank you 🎃🎃🎃 3w
hes7 I can‘t believe October is over! Thanks for lots of fun this month. 3w
chaoticgoodhufflepuff Thank you so much you and @TheReadingMermaid for this month! It has been an absolute blast! 🎃🎉🎃 3w
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