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text 2017-11-29 15:22
2018 TBR Continues to Grow
The Wizard of Menlo Park: How Thomas Alva Edison Invented the Modern World - Grover Gardner,Randall E. Stross
Meditations - Duncan Steen,Marcus Aurelius
Tuesday the Rabbi Saw Red: A Rabbi Small Mystery, Book 5 - Harry Kemelman,George Guidall
The Lighthouse Keeper - Kate Rudd,Cynthia Ellingsen
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Jeff Woodman,Mark Haddon
Mrs. Pollifax, Innocent Tourist - Barbara Rosenblat,Dorothy Gilman
Monday the Rabbi Took Off: A Rabbi Small Mystery, Book 4 - Harry Kemelman,George Guidall
Amadeus - Peter Shaffer,L.A. Theatre Works
Cosmos - Ann Druyan,Neil deGrasse Tyson,LeVar Burton,Seth MacFarlane,Carl Sagan

WOW! I am going to have a lot of fun reading in January and February! Nine books here and a few more that I have already mentioned. Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow! -- Well, except on the days we are traveling. 

 

 

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text 2017-11-23 14:27
Today's Daily Deal
Consider the Fork: A History of How We Cook and Eat - Bee Wilson,Alison Larkin

I'm not even sure why I bought it exactly but it got good reviews, so I took the plunge. My 2018 pile of new reads is developing nicely.

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text 2017-09-28 02:40
Buddy Read Book Acquired!
Life: An Unauthorised Biography: A Natural History of the First Four Thousand Million Years of Life on Earth - Richard Fortey

The temperature's finally dropped to a more reasonable level after the rain, so I walked over to the library to pick up my copy of the book for my rogue Flat Book Society buddy read with Elentarri. I don't think we have a tag, unless we want to use "rogue buddy read" or "rogue flat book" or something like that, but you're welcome to follow along. I've been requested to provide updates. To be honest, my spirits fell a little bit when I first laid eyes on it at the library because it looks like a brick.

 

I'm planning to start this weekend, but I may start a bit early if I finish my current Bingo read (The Lamp of the Wicked) before Friday. Otherwise I might have to actually choose what to read next, and I'm terrible at decisions. I'd probably end up watching TV instead. I have the fourth season of Orphan Black to get through.

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text 2017-09-01 15:24
Audible Sale Pile
American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant - Ronald C. White Jr.,Arthur Morey
Secretariat - William Nack,Grover Gardner
The Odessa File - Frederick Forsyth,Frederick Davidson

I love shopping the sale pile. I found a bunch there that I already owned and three more to add to my library. This will keep me going for a while, don't you think. 

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text 2017-05-23 04:24
Audible 2 for 1 Credit Sale
Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg - Shana Knizhnik,Irin Carmon,Andi Arndt
The Relic Master: A Novel - Christopher Buckley,James Langton

Well, it took a bit of patience but I managed to find two titles that might be fun to read.

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