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catsuit_mango

catsuit_mango

Joined September 2016

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Another case of his and hers. When you and your partner are reading from the same series but you can t talk about it because you are 3 books ahead ;)

Tamra Oh that would be hard! 2w
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The Secret of Chimneys | Agatha Christie
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Still very rainy here so tea and Lady Agatha are perfect.

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Not moving anytime soon

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Because when in a pandemic year... Might as well read about another pandemic year

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New year, new book but still tea and a journal.
Happy New year littens :)

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Eight Detectives | Alex Pavesi
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2 of the 4 books I received for my birthday (the others are epubs) and my new read the female man.
One must admire my partner still giving me books while not knowing what I have read... Luckily our taste are close enough that the city ad the city will still find someone to read it.

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Traitor's Blade: Greatcoats 1 | Sebastien de Castell
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This one was recommanded by a friend when I said I like swords stories (in French the genre is de cape et d épée à la 3 musketeers) and it is perfect for that, and a nice end of the year book

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Le lit d'Alinor | Mireille Calmel
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When the family cat favourite spot is on your arm, you'd better read with an ereader ;)

Darklunarose They know exactly where to sit for the best effect! 1mo
catsuit_mango @Darklunarose and that one can lock you down in seconds ;) 1mo
Darklunarose @catsuit_mango expert human sitter! 1mo
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Messenger | Lois Lowry
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Week day luxuries : orange juice and time to read at breakfast
#bookandtea

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That's the kind of book where I want to take notes :) and try to apply everything

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The Unexpected Guest | Agatha Christie
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Something light to read today, a poor night and not feeling great

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When you are quietly reading in 2021 and you nearly spill your tea laughing out loud...

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I just love those covers for the bond books, and after this one I will be almost finished with 007

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Villette | Charlotte Bront
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Slept in, went for a run, now it's 2pm and I am having breakfast with Charlotte Bronte.
I really like that for once when the characters speak French their French is actually as good as the character is supposed to be (French, English or villette people included)

kspenmoll Wonderful start to your day! 2mo
catsuit_mango @kspenmoll thanks, you too. it was a good start for me 2mo
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The Armageddon Rag: A Novel | George R. R. Martin
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A solo week end with a lot of walking around but a stop to refuel and read

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Coraline | Neil Gaiman
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Finished a book last night, travelling tomorrow, I don't want to be in the middle of something before a 2h train ride, so I am reading coraline :)
#bookandtea

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A strange bond book, where the narrator is a woman and Bond only appears in the 3d part :)
It's always interesting to compare the books with what movie-Bond became.

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Another short stories collection by Lady Agatha, not so many whodunit as usual and the first one is even slightly horror like
#bookandtea

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False Value | Ben Aaronovitch
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When you start the latest book in a favourite serie and it starts with tons of references to another of your favourite books... Peter Grant meets Arthur Dent #42 :)

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Fighting Sad by reading in the middle of the kitchen in the biggest sun rays I could find.
As for the book, first in a serie of 3, 60 percent was about her father and the napoleon wars... Let's hope it gets more about her life and writing

Dilara Oh yes, there is plenty about her life and writing. I remember her being quite coy on the subject of extramarital affairs, but very thorough on all aspects of writing, including earnings! In any case, I really enjoyed Histoire de ma vie. It's quite long but very enlightening about 19th-century culture and mores. 2mo
catsuit_mango @Dilara she is still a kid at the end of book ohe (almost finished ;)) but I m expecting the 2 other tomes to be adult life 2mo
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Monstrous Regiment | Terry Pratchett
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"tea was really useful. It gave an excuse to talk to everybody." not the first time I see something and think sir Terry loved tea too :)

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When you are in Paris and everyone is queuing for dior, chanel, Vuitton in the neighbourhood and you just shop for books, you know you are a bookworm ;)

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Monstrous Regiment | Terry Pratchett
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A week end away but my e-reader is still with me... Even before visiting a bookshop in Paris ;)

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So I am going on a long week end trip tomorrow, but if I bring that book it will be finished before the plane lands... So while I might not finish it today I am already planning what will be in my e-reader for the trip... :) am I the only one planning for books before clothes when packing?

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Not reading as quickly as I want or am used to, mostly because I can't read and knit and it's that period when I feel like knitting ;)

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Lady Pirate: roman | Mireille Calmel
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Sunday morning... Book, tea, croissant et pain au chocolat

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Salome | Oscar Wilde
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Sitting outside enjoying the sun at the end of october

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The nice thing about real book : I get a cover to draw in my journal, the bad thing about real book : carrying a doorstopper around

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When you only went to the library to give back books and you came back with... 2 others books....

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Persepolis Rising | James S. A. Corey
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Yes, for once one a space ship someone talks about bodily functions and the impact of no gravity :)
And lovely to be back with the crew on the Roci :)

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Spinning Silver | Naomi Novik
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Finished a James Bond with the first tea of the morning... And now for something completely different ;) #bookandtea

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After a beginning of the morning a bit too stressed, breakfast in the sun, that will make me 10%happier ;)

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The Element of Fire | Martha Wells
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Banned from the living room as my partner and a friend are improvising music there...

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So I only went to the library for a look around... And came back with 3 books... That at least were èon my to read list :) and also only blue books :)

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Cruise of the Snark | Jack London
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A quick easy read, to be replace in context of course but just the part about London teaching himself navigation and failing at basic logic had me laughing out loud.

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Cruise of the Snark | Jack London
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Tea, comforter and cosy socks... Autumn is here :)

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Ambush or Adore | Gail Carriger
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When you just finished your previous read and the book you have been waiting for is in your email inbox, you just have to start reading ;)

Crinoline_Laphroaig It's sooo good! 4mo
catsuit_mango @Crinoline_Laphroaig yes, and it made me want to re read all the series again ;) 4mo
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After a few French books, going back to Lady Agatha

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I started watching the Foundation series yesterday. I read the books too long ago for comparison but the appendix of that book contained a secret history of foundation by Asimov which is a delight. I might read his short stories again ;)

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Le sang du temps | Maxime Chattam
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Strangely my last 3 reads have been French so not all in the litsy database, starting a thriller set in Mont Saint Michel and Cairo. So far so good

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Feet of Clay | Terry Pratchett
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Lunch break with The Guards :)

Dilara No dwarf bread? 😉 4mo
catsuit_mango @Dilara nope...i don t have weapons around ;) 4mo
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Reading murders at lunch break while having lunch ;)

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Kings of the Wyld | Nicholas Eames
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"without incident, until the clowns attacked", sorry for the weird formatting, the epub is misbehaving too

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Night and Day | Virginia Woolf
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First day back to work, read the emails (no emergency), went for a run and now breakfast with my book... The real start of the year is tomorrow ;) #bookandtea

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Back home to a quiet breakfast with my book #bookandtea

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Second book of the country side holidays, usually I read one book a day but that one is a door stopper ;) #bookandtea

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La Mmoire de la lumire | Kim Stanley Robinson
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Not sure where I found this book, I have only read the Martian triloqy from Robinson so trying something else #bookandtea

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For Your Eyes Only | Ian Fleming
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I like to listen to music while I read, but never know what will fit... Bond short stories and a bond themes Playlist, now that works ;)

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Mort d'encre | Cornelia Funke
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After a day playing tourist in my town with visiting friends I am hoping for a day reading to finish that book and the serie.

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Book and Tea break after walking all day, vacations in Lyon