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Teresereading

Teresereading

Joined January 2017

Love reading, history, family history, gardening, knitting etc. From Tasmania, a special island at the bottom of the world. Insta: teresereading
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Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen
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The Picture Bride by Lee Geum-yi
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Darling Buds of May by Annette Keen
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City We Became by N K Jemisin
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Monster in a Box by Spalding Gray
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Arthur's War by John Harman
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Lost Children Archive by Valeria Luiselli
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The Idiot by Elif Batuman
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Morgan's Run: A Novel by Colleen McCullough
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The Polysyllabic Spree by Nick Hornby
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Northanger Abbey | Jane Austen
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I'm reading on Libby. I have read it before but not sure if I have a copy. I saw the play a few years ago in Sydney which was excellent.
#pemberlittens #Gothic @sprainedbrain

Teresereading Just read ch 1. Love it, so tongue in cheek! 2d
sprainedbrain Oh I‘d love to see a play! 2d
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The Picture Bride | Lee Geum-yi
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'Miss Willow,' the Pusan Ajimae said, 'you'll be eighteen next year, won't you? What about going to Powa and getting married?'
#firstlineFridays
@ShyBookOwl

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Hamnet | Maggie O'Farrell
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📕- Hamnet
Author - Knut Hamsun, Thomas Hardy
Movie 🎥 - A Hard Day‘s Night
Band - The Hold Steady
Song 🎶- Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen

My eclectic pick for #manicmonday
#LetterH @CBee

CBee Hamnet ♥️♥️♥️ 7d
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The Ones You Trust | Caroline Overington
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Great airplane read. Got me in, very 'twisty'.

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The Ghost of Gracie Flynn | Joanna Morrison
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Now reading 📚 at Wanderer festival

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Murder Uncorked | Michele Scott
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Nikki Sands hated her job almost as much as she hated her past.
#firstlinefridays
@ShyBookOwl
@tandemcollectivereadalong

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Book - Five for Joy
Author - Favel Parrett
Movie - Forrest Gump
Singer - Feargal Sharkey
Song - Fernando, Abba

#ManicMonday #LetterF @CBee

CBee Thanks for playing! 😃 3w
Lizpixie Wow. Blast from the past with your singer choice! I still find myself singing A Good Heart sometimes #OnceAn80sGirlAlwaysAn80sGirl 3w
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Blood & Ink | Brett Adams
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Any fool can hold a gun.
#firstlinefridays @ShyBookOwl

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Regards to the Czar | Margaret Coombs
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It's a long time since I read this but I loved it.
#indeliblemoments #childbirth #breakdown
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs 🙌🏻📚🙌🏻 1mo
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The Guncle | Steven Rowley
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#ArtfulAugust #avoidance
@eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
GUP has been avoiding some big issues

Eggs 💙❤️💛 1mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks I can‘t wait to read this!! 1mo
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#ArtfulAugust #BOTM
@Eggs @AlwaysReading

I had to google BOTM - this was a 2021 finalist which I read recently.

Eggs Sounds good! 1mo
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Sylvanus Now | Donna Morrissey
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Eggs Sounds great 👍🏼 1mo
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Another read from earlier the year. A personal perspective on what happened.
#ArtfulAugust #Doctors
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Love the September list!

Eggs Great choice! Thanks for the compliment on #IndelibleMoments 🙏🏻 1mo
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One of my first reads of 2022. Brilliant 👏
#ArtfulAugust #TitlewithPersonsName
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Great cover!! 1mo
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The City We Became | N.K. Jemisin
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Chai Time at Cinnamon Gardens | Shankari Chandran
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Book - tagged
Author - Ann Cleeve
Movie - Cinema Paradiso
Singer - Carly Simon
Song - Cats in the Cradle
#manicMonday
#LetterC
@CBee

CBee Thanks for playing 😊😊 1mo
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The Gate of Angels | Penelope Fitzgerald
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I can't find the tagged book but I thought these two complement the heavenly theme. #Angels
#ArtfulAugust
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Yes perfect 🤩. I ❤️❤️ Fannie! 1mo
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Emma | Jane Austen
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#ArtfulAugust #LoveTriangle
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
Emma's meddling lead to multiple love triangles 🔺️ ❤️

Eggs Perfect 👏🏻❤️📚 1mo
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Bruny | Heather Rose
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Eggs 🖤🧡❤️🖤 1mo
Jeg I enjoyed this book. Made me want to get on a plane and visit. Hopefully will one day. 1mo
Teresereading You must, it‘s a beautiful place. 1mo
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Darling Buds of May | Annette Keen
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#FloralCover #ArtfulAugust
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
Quick pick from my shelves before we drive north for a #daytrip

Eggs Pretty 😍 1mo
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After the Flood | Dave Warner
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Eggs Perfect 🤩 1mo
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Gone to Earth | Mary Webb
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Love the green Virago covers!
Litsy‘s resizing of my photos is annoying!
#artfulAugust
#bookishart
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Beautiful 💕 2mo
CarolynM Some great titles there🙂 I put my iPad camera on square for Litsy photos, that way the whole thing posts. If I use my phone I try to leave plenty of space around what I want to show. 2mo
Teresereading Thanks @CarolynM for the tip. I have worked out what to do now 🙂 1mo
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Betty: A novel | Tiffany McDaniel
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📚Tagged
🖋Lilian Beckwith
🎞 Back to the Future
🎸 Billy Joel
🎼 Badlands
#ManicMonday
#LetterB
@CBee

CBee Thanks for playing 😊😊 2mo
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Tom's Midnight Garden | Philippa Pearce
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I recall a special winding #key appeared in this book.
#ArtfulAugust
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Gorgeous covers 🌳💚🪴 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Beautiful 💚 2mo
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After the Flood | Dave Warner
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Eggs Beautiful cover 🌧 2mo
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The Greengage Summer | Rumer Godden
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Eggs Perfect 🌿🍃🌱 2mo
batsy I love this book 💚 2mo
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Still Life | Sarah Winman
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Eggs Pretty photo 🌿💚🪴 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks So pretty 🌱 2mo
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Heat Wave: A Novel | Penelope Lively
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#ArtfulAugust #1990s
Some great women writers from the 90s
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Beautiful covers!! 2mo
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A Caribbean Mystery | Agatha Christie
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#ArtfulAugust Day 4 #Boat
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
I love these Art Deco style AG cover designs

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Perfect!! 🛶 2mo
Eggs Great cover❤️🚢 💙 2mo
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Eggs Beautiful cover 💙 2mo
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Save Me a Seat | Gita Varadarajan, Sarah Weeks
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On holidays Stoke Street Wharf, Darwin
#readingchair

CarolynM How wonderful! Enjoy! 2mo
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Caedmon's Song (Revised) | Peter Robinson
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Always fascinating to read a book set in Whitby. I visited in 2016 and would love to go back!
#artfulAugust
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs So awesome 👏🏻 2mo
Jeg A place I‘d love to visit. 2mo
Andrew65 @Jeg It is a beautiful place. 2mo
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Chai Time at Cinnamon Gardens | Shankari Chandran
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Eggs 💚💜💗 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Awesome cover!! 2mo
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Women's Room | Marilyn French
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Two very different books about friendship
#julyjam #friends day
 @Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Well done 👍🏼 2mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks ❤️📚🙌🏻 2mo
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Port Augusta Public Library | Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia (Library)
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Makybe Diva | Trevor Marshallsea
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Eggs Lovely 🥰 3mo
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It's NAIDOC Week in Australia. Here's the Australian Aboriginal Flag. #JulyJam #FlagDay

@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs ❤️🧡🤎 3mo
TieDyeDude Very cool! 3mo
Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks ❤️❤️❤️ 3mo
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The Sea Pool | Sharon D. Moore
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Eggs Beautiful 💙💦💙 3mo
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Last Chance Library | Freya Sampson
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A cute read. #ebook #libraryloan #catsandbooks
Such a great name for a cat ‘Alan Bennett‘

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The Registrar | Neela Janakiramanan
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Great debut. Honest portrayal working in a high intensity environment - stress, bullying and survival

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Still Life | Sarah Winman
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#bookmoods
Set in another century, the story starts in WW2 Florence, one of my all time favourites
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Beautiful 🐦💙👏🏻 3mo
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My first weekend away in Melbourne since COVID19 struck. Loved the Van Gogh virtual exhibition

Blueberry Love this!! 3mo
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Precious Bane | Mary Webb
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Day 29 Set in another century (and also a place I loved)
#bookmoods
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks
I missed a few days as I went over to Melbourne.... I

Eggs Lovely❣️ 3mo
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Bridge of Clay | Markus Zusak
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Eggs 🖤💔🤍 3mo
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Women's Room | Marilyn French
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Day 25 #bookmoods
Set inthe 1960s -still only halfway through this one.
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks Awesome photo 📷 3mo
Eggs Well done 👍🏼 3mo
Jeg I remember reading this when it first came out. I expect I still have that copy. Wonder how I would feel reading now? I know it resonated with me back then. 3mo
Teresereading Finally finished, I had a break. I enjoyed it but there is a lot crammed in there….. 2mo
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Day 24 Royalty - quick grab from my shelves before I flew out
#bookmoods
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks 📚👍🏻📚 3mo
Eggs Nicely done 👏🏻 3mo
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Living Mountain | Nan Shepherd
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kbibliophilific How are they??? 3mo
Eggs Well done 👍🏼 3mo
Teresereading @kbibliophilific have only read the Llewellyn, she is one if my favourite Oz writers 3mo
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The Outrun | Amy Liptrot
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Eggs Perfect 🤩 3mo
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#bookmoods
Day 20 Food on the Cover
A fruity selection
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs Greengage Summer by Godden!👏🏻👍🏼 3mo
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#bookmoods #musicrelated
Can't believe I got busy with work and forgot to post!
@Eggs @Alwaysbeenaloverofbooks

Eggs 💗🖤💗 3mo
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