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Jbakesmcgee3

Jbakesmcgee3

Joined May 2016

"Where is human nature so weak as in a bookstore?" Henry Ward Beecher ???Music teacher ??‍?lover of giant tomes and true crime ???
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Long Bright River by Liz Moore
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The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai
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The Lost Night | Andrea Bartz
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My new reading nook with Frida standing guard (she was also our tree angel this year 🎄)

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I did it! Most books I‘ve ever read! 80!

Reviewsbylola 🙌🏻🥳🙌🏻🥳 2mo
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"G" Is for Gumshoe | Sue Grafton
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Finishing out the year in cayman Brac for my friends wedding!

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Beautiful ❤️ 2mo
TrishB Gorgeous ♥️ 2mo
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Mystic River | Dennis Lehane
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Really enjoying this one so far!!

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I loved this book! I already put a hold on the second book!

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Ninth House | Leigh Bardugo
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Starting this one today! I love when books have maps, even though I only look at it once before I read 😂 #guilty

Megabooks I love maps!! 3mo
Slajaunie 💙💙💙 maps! 3mo
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So creeeeeeepy, I liked this one a lot more than Then She Was Gone!

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Wayward Son | Rainbow Rowell
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Loving this book and the illustrations!

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I keep screaming and my husband is in the other room going “the book again?” 😂😱🤷🏼‍♀️

LauraJ 😂🤣😂 4mo
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The Library Book | Susan Orlean
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Chilling while I wait for my new tires across the street from the iconic Green Mill Lounge

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I‘m so into this book, the coziness of it makes my heart tight, and Edith is just the sweetest wife and grandma 💕💕💕💕💕😭😭😭😭😭😭

DogEaredBooks Such a good book! 6mo
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This Is How It Always Is | Laurie Frankel
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Reading while I wait to change my name at the social security office, feeling very bittersweet about it

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The Wedding | Julie Garwood
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Not book related but I got married!!! #sohappytogether #walkinghometogetherforever

mklong Congratulations!! 7mo
wanderinglynn Congrats! 🎉🎊 🥂 Your gown is gorgeous! 7mo
Ddzmini Congratulations 🎊🍾🎈🎉 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 beautiful 📖😋 7mo
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LibrarianRyan YEAH !! 💜 💜 💜 💜 7mo
Megabooks Congratulations!! 🥳🥳🍾 7mo
LiteraryinLititz Congratulations! You look gorgeous! 7mo
Hoopiefoot Congrats! I love your dress! 7mo
brit91 Congratulations I love your dress it's beautiful!!😍💖 7mo
JoScho Congrats! You guys look so amazing and happy and I adore your dress! 7mo
underground_bks Congratulations! What a gorgeous couple! And you look so stunning in that dress! 7mo
Patchshank Congrats! 7mo
DogEaredBooks Congrats! Wish you both all the best (and that is the most gorgeous dress I‘ve seen!) 7mo
Birdsong28 Congratulations 🎊🎉📚📖 th 7mo
Chelsea.Poole Love your dress!! Congratulations 🍾 7mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Thank you so so much everyone!!! It was the best day ever! 7mo
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Bitter Orange | Claire Fuller
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This cover is everything 🥵😱🙋🏼‍♀️💕🎉

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Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo | Taylor Jenkins Reid
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I love summer! So much time to read and the biggest challenge is what to read next!

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Next Year in Havana | Chanel Cleeton
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Enjoying reading in my new apartment with my new view of the train! #booknook

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Car reads as my fiancé drives us to Michigan to get our marriage license!!! ???

Avanders Woot! Congrats!! 🍾 8mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @Avanders thank you!!! 8mo
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Car reads as my fiancé drives us to Michigan to get our marriage license!!! ???

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Magic for Liars | Sarah Gailey
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These endpapers tho... 🤩🤩🤩#trainreads

readtheworld 😍😍😍 8mo
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The Passenger | Lisa Lutz
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Oil change reads

bhmurray I loved this book! 7mo
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My Lovely Wife | Samantha Downing
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For book club #trainreads

SarahHarts_books I have this one on hold at the library. I'm waiting patiently-ish... Uggg!!! It's taking FOREVER!!! I just wanna hurry up and read it already!! 😁 9mo
Jbakesmcgee3 When it does come in it‘s a super quick read! I‘m loving it! 9mo
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Just got my engagement photos back! We took some in my hometown library with a book that means a lot to us (see previous post about engagement) 💚💚💚💚💚 60 days until we say “I do!” 📸#missyalisonphotography

Patchshank Congrats! It's a very cute picture. I love it ❤️❤️❤️ 9mo
Cinfhen Such a fabulous photo 💕💕💕congrats 9mo
Birdsong28 Congrats 🎊🎉📚📖 9mo
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Kaye 💍 Best Wishes 💍 9mo
Stacypatrice Love how cute you two are in this photo 🥰🥰 9mo
8little_paws This is so sweet! 9mo
Wife 🌹 9mo
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Excited to start this one for book club!

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The Silence of the Lambs | Thomas Harris
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Inscription in my copy I got from a little free library

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Silence of the Lambs | Thomas Harris
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Found this in a little free library

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😱😱😱😱

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Temper | Layne Fargo
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Got this arc in a little free library, it‘s hella menacing, all about the theatre community in Chicago so I‘m loving all the references to places I know!

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Starting this one, stranger than fiction #botm #nonfictionreads #truecrime

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The Age of Light: A Novel | Whitney Scharer
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🥰

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Shadow and Bone | Leigh Bardugo
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Loved this book!!

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My fiancé proposed to me in a book store last night with a copy of Anne of Green Gables and a highlighted passage from Gilbert to Anne!!!!!!!!!! We are over the moon excited and I can‘t believe how perfect it was!!! #polarvortexengagement #anneandgilbert #truelove

Lcsmcat Congratulations!🍾🎉🎊 13mo
SitsWithaBook Adorable! Congratulations! 💖 13mo
Traci1 Congratulations!! 13mo
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JoScho Yay!!! Congrats to both of you ❤️ 13mo
SassyBookworm Congratulations!!! May you be blessed with many many happy years together!! ❤️ 13mo
kspenmoll Congratulations! How perfect for a book lover! ❤️💕 13mo
TheLibrarian Congratulations!!! 🍾 ❤️ 13mo
Bookladylinda Congratulations!!!!!🍾🎉🎊 13mo
CouronneDhiver Yay ! 13mo
megzlynn That‘s adorable. Congratulations! 13mo
MeganAnn What a lovely proposal story! Congrats!! 🍾🎉❤️ 13mo
DarcysMom Congratulations! What a wonderful proposal story! 😍❤ 13mo
businessmermaid Congrats!!! 💖 13mo
Ddzmini Congratulations 🎉🎈🎊🍾 13mo
Betty @Suzze did you see this? Using Anne to propose 13mo
Suzze That is fabulous! Congrats!! ❤️❤️ And thanks @Betty for pointing this out! 13mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Thank you everyone we are incredibly happy, blessed, and excited!!! 13mo
Jbakesmcgee3 Here is the excerpt he highlighted: ‘We are going to be the best of friends,‘ said Gilbert, ju- bilantly. ‘We were born to be good friends, Anne. You‘ve thwarted destiny enough. I know we can help each other in many ways. You are going to keep up your studies, aren‘t you? So am I. Come, I‘m going to walk home with you.‘ 13mo
Smrloomis Oh that is soooo sweet! Hope you have many happy years together! 🥳🥳🥳 12mo
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Brrr! Brrr! | Sebastien Braun
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1. -17 feels like -36!!!
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3. 72 thank god
4. 72 and sunny
5. Right now “What You Don‘t Know” by Joann Chaney #creepy #polarvortexreads #hellothursday

wanderinglynn Thanks for playing! 💜 And stay warm! 🥶 13mo
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What You Don't Know | Joann Chaney
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Didn‘t get a lot of reading done yesterday 😩because I took so many naps 🤩so back to my #polarvortexreads today! 🥶🥶🥶really liming this one so far!

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What You Don't Know | Joann Chaney
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My first #polarvortexreads is a scary read about a serial killer, got my Snuggie and Buffy binge watching to keep me warm

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Shadow and Bone | Leigh Bardugo
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Chicago you cray #polarvortexreads

riversong153 Yikes! 🥶🥶🥶 13mo
CouronneDhiver Right?! Soooooo brutal. Sorry we decided to share (🇨🇦) 13mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @CouronneDhiver lol gee thanks! 😉stay warm! 13mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @riversong153 I caaaaant 13mo
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Countdown | Deborah Wiles
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Didn‘t get as far as I wanted to but I read a lot of great books!!! #24in48 #12.5hours

hes7 Nice! 🎉 13mo
Megabooks 👍🏻👍🏻 13mo
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Friday Black | NANA KWAME. ADJEI-BRENYAH
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I loooooved some stories and some were too sci-fi for my taste but all took on important social issues with a lot of satire and wit

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Five stars. Such an incredible book. Please read this.

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Really enjoying this so far! #24in48

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Friday Black | NANA KWAME. ADJEI-BRENYAH
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Powerful short stories!!! #24in48

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Then She Was Gone | Lisa Jewell
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Doing some audiobook listening 👂🏻 #24in48

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Five stars: if you‘re like me and have heard of this strange tale but don‘t really get it, this stranger than fiction account will put into perspective the sociological/political/cultural contexts for you in a highly readable way. I had so so many smh moments during this one!!!

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While I most likely won‘t make 24 hours I‘m enjoying the dedicated reading time and this crazy book!!! #24in48

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Zomg loved this one! 🤐😵🤐😵🤐

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No Exit: A Novel | Taylor Adams
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Ooooooh la la! 🥰

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My Ideal Bookshelf | Thessaly La Force
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Look at my new little bookshelf! 😍😍🥰🥰😍😍

kricheal So cute! 13mo
Cinfhen Cute!!! 13mo
Wife Adorable 13mo
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The Innocent Man | John Grisham
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Wow! Pick this up before you watch the Netflix show!

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2018 was my best year of reading yet!!!

JoScho Yay! 🥳🎉🥳🎉🥳 14mo
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Gilead | Marilynne Robinson
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I‘m obsessed with this cover!!!

DivineDiana I loved this book! Slow pace and beautiful writing. ❤️ 14mo
Jbakesmcgee3 @DivineDiana I‘m loving it so far too!!! 🥰 14mo
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Reading in urgent care, bae cut his finger on broken glass 😑

BookishMarginalia Ouch! Hope all is ok! 14mo
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