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Angel #6 | Joss Whedon, Bryan Edward Hill
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Oh, Spike. I just never get tired of you. 😍

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The Tombs of Atuan | Ursula K. Le Guin
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One last book on the beach before I go back home.

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My Pretty Vampire | Katie Skelly
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Loving the color and illustrations in this book. 😍😍

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Another beach, another book ♥️♥️

mcctrish Living the dream 2w
BarbaraBB Gorgeous. Both! 2w
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Tentacle | Rita Indiana
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Queer sci-fi and Manhattans 😍🙌

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Sing, Unburied, Sing | Jesmyn Ward
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Taking a much needed Me Day.

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The Third Hotel: A Novel | Laura van den Berg
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Finally taking some steps to get my book/food blog back up and running. 💪💪💪

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So rarely do I get a quiet morning to sit in a cafe and read ♥️

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Gut Symmetries | Jeanette Winterson
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Been a while since I picked up a Winterson book but I'm so excited to get drawn back in by her wonderful, practically edible, use of language. 😍😍

ephemeralwaltz I'm hearing her speak on Wednesday!😍 2mo
lalatiburona @ephemeralwaltz so jealous!!! 2mo
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The Wind in the Willows | Kenneth Grahame
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I don't buy many paperbacks these days, but I can't resist good illustrations. 😍

jveezer I was wondering what edition you were reading. Never seen those illustrations... 4mo
lalatiburona @jveezer the New American Library 1969 edition! 4mo
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Abhorsen | Garth Nix
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Coffee, books, and a good reading spot sometimes feel like all I need from life.

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Vegetarian pad Thai and a new book on a subject I know nothing about 🙌🙌😊

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The Happy Hooker: My Own Story | Xaviera Hollander
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I love finding new coffee shops in which to try catching up on my TBR pile...

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Good Omens | Gaiman, Neal
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Reading about the end of the world at the end of the world. 🌊🌊🌊

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Ursula K. Le Guin: Conversations on Writing | Ursula K Le Guin, David Naimon
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Not included: the sound of the sea.

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Lirael | Garth Nix
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One of my favorite ways to pass the time is with a good book and a cold beer 😻

Balibee146 Fab book 👍👍 6mo
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The Vagabond | Colette
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Recovering from grad school means reading in bed all day. 🙏

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Grad school is SOOOOO close to done, so I think I can make time for a little reading of my own choosing. Plus homemade granola. 😍🙏

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No matter how overwhelmed I feel, a book can always take me away from it for a while.

Crazeedi Absolutely 10mo
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Reading this made me crave food I know nothing about so I ordered some 😍😍😍

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Reading and transcribing poetry while I drink my coffee before getting back to work on my thesis. #booknerdlife

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Sex Criminals in the rain 😍💧

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Oh Joy Sex Toy, Volume 1 | Erika Moen, Matthew Nolan
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I honestly can't remember the last time I was so happy that a book existed in the world. 😍😍😍

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Oh Joy Sex Toy, Volume 1 | Erika Moen, Matthew Nolan
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Found this book at my local sex-positive lending library and I am friggin stoked. This is an amazing resource for anyone who wants to learn more about their bodies, sexuality, and/or sex toys.

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"By the early modern era, the archetypal witch embodied the fear of female flesh unchained. Devious and obscene, everything about her flew in the face of patriarchal authority."

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The Happy Hooker: My Own Story | Xaviera Hollander
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Whoever said you can't work and play at the same time? 🤓

CouronneDhiver 👍🏽 12mo
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Home Fire: A Novel | Kamila Shamsie
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Last day in paradise. This week I've gotten so much reading and writing done and it feels amazing. I feel so lucky to have been able to take this opportunity to revisit places I've loved.

readordierachel Sounds lovely 💕 12mo
Heideschrampf Sounds like the perfect holiday 👌 12mo
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Life is sweet right now. 💕

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Is there any place more perfect for a bookworm than a hammock and a beautiful place?

Crazeedi Welcome to Litsy! 13mo
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Research heaven 🙌

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Sometimes I think I travel just to have cool places to read books 😋

readinginthedark Seems reasonable to me! 12mo
BarbaraBB Wow, where is this? 12mo
lalatiburona @BarbaraBB Cuenca, Ecuador! 12mo
BarbaraBB Perfect! I knew it must be Latin America 😍 12mo
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Overall I think the HBO adaptation did a really excellent job with My Brilliant Friend! I especially think they did a great job at showing just how young Elena and Lila are even though they're dealing with such adult themes as marriage and sex and poverty. Looking forward to the other books/seasons.

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Pizza and porn: a match made in heaven 😍

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The only way to study, honestly. 😍

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Pretty sure I just checked out my school's library's entire section on porn, with the exception of the dumb ones of course 🤣😍. #gradlife

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Reading this so I can watch the new show on HBO! Not loving it as much as I loved Days of Abandonment but I'm only halfway through and I do so love how Ferrante delves into the inner lives of girls and women and throws toxic masculinity into a harsh light.

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Winterblaze | Kristen Callihan
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I used to think I didn't like romance novels until one day I had an epiphany: I'd actually been reading romance my whole life, but I didn't consider it that way because mine always had vampires or werewolves or magic. Even if I hadn't realized that though, this cover would have probably relieved me of my illusions 😋😍.

jveezer I knew I should have banned Buffy from the house...🤪🧛‍♀️ 14mo
lalatiburona Actually you maybe should have banned Jena because I'm pretty sure she started it wayyyy before Buffy did 😂 14mo
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Dancing Arabs | Sayed Qashu
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At work waiting for my coworkers to be done so we can go grab a beer, but here drinking a hot toddy with homemade apple liquor and finishing Dancing Arabs in the meantime. 😍😍

jveezer Do I need to read this? 14mo
lalatiburona I don't know if you NEED to, but it does talk a lot about Palestinian identity and how self-hatred gets internalized when the majority devalues minorities. It's one of the first fiction books about that conflict that I've read though so that's always good. 14mo
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Kingdom of Ash | Sarah J. Maas
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I have NEVER loved a series so much. This story held strong from the beginning of book one through the end of this nigh on 1,000 page finale... A fantasy series who finally FINALLY had women as the primary heroes, women as the drivers of the story and the catalysts of change, women who literally save the world... I will come back to this series again and again for as long as I live. ❤️❤️❤️

jveezer Gollum. 1y
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Kingdom of Ash | Sarah J. Maas
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New additions that perfectly complement one another. And no, I will not be leaving the house or accepting calls until I know how the Aelin saga ends 😍😅

jveezer Gah! I couldn‘t resist that vinyl.... 1y
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"The publisher offers no guarantees against nightmares, and the cautious customer will do well to nibble sparingly at the mushrooms lest they turn out to be toadstools."
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Some Halloween reading and a cup of tea for a quick break from thesis books. ?

jveezer You probably need a good tea care package! ❤️☕️ 1y
lalatiburona @jveezer always! 😍😍 1y
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Sex Criminals Vol. 1 | Matt Fraction
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Another great cover 😍😍. This comic is soooo entertaining and there are so many hilarious details, like the Obamacore section in the porn store 😂

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New #indiespensable book haul! 😍😍

jveezer Did that come today? Where‘s mine? 1y
lalatiburona @jveezer maybe I hacked their system and diverted all your mail to me 🤗🤗 1y
jveezer Why do we have the same lit subscriptions when you are gonna get my books anyway as soon as you push me off Manchu Picchu? 1y
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jveezer @lalatiburona you should quit Powells and do the Strand Books one, or Europa Editions,... 1y
catiewithac The almonds are amazing!!! 1y
lalatiburona @jveezer why haven't we thought of this before... Divide and conquer! 1y
lalatiburona @catiewithac I can't wait to try them! I'm at the point during allergies where you can't taste anything so I'm waiting patiently!! 1y
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Aura | Carlos Fuentes
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I read this for class (thank god it's short) but it's a great spooky Halloween read, replete with poisonous plants, unbroken darkness, bloody carcasses, and an old woman and her niece with a very strange connection...

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Sex Criminals Vol. 1 | Matt Fraction
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Reading Sex Criminals at the OB/GYN feels subversive and right. Also, this would be a great tattoo. 😍

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Waiting for sunrise and for wholesale accounts to pick up their breakfast pastries so I can go home and sleep, but at least I brought a book today. Although I suppose I could be cleaning...😂

jveezer Maybe this could be our podcast test run? 1y
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There There: A novel | Tommy Orange
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Oh man, this book killed me dead. This is the kind of literature we should be teaching our children. So much beauty and heartbreak and pain and resilience and love. One thing that really got me as someone who is always searching for home is the idea that there is no "there there". That place we imagine does not and can not exist in real life, but only in our heads and in our hearts. I look forward to more of Orange's writing in the future.

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Just the book I need when the last thing I need is more romantic nonsense. 😆

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There There: A novel | Tommy Orange
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Inadvertently played hooky from grad school today, but this is fine too. 💗

Schnoebs The life 🙌 who needs a masters degree anyway? Am I right? 1y
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El reino de este mundo | Alejo Carpentier
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Reading for a class I'm auditing just for the chance to talk about books... The life of a book nerd.

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