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Gravy wrote:
19 Feb 2019, 23:21
We can start now.

(Sorry I forgot about it for awhile. I only just started reading again after a couple weeks where I just couldn't pick a book up. Thankfully it seems to be over! :text-woo: )
Great! I finished my current book, so I can start it today :)

I opened a thread. :)
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Yay! :D
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Lol-Totally cool. Me too, and me too. Yep, we can start, but is there any chance you could refresh my memory on the book we chose to read along?

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Reigny01 wrote:
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Lol-Totally cool. Me too, and me too. Yep, we can start, but is there any chance you could refresh my memory on the book we chose to read along?
The first post lists those books. You can also suggest books you want to read with others, and they will be added to the list. :tiphat:
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@hsimone @Gravy, do you want to start any of the three books on our list?
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gali wrote:
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@hsimone @Gravy, do you want to start any of the three books on our list?
Ooo...I have a library card now and it looks like In an Absent Dream is available. I would read that one next!
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hsimone wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 13:18
gali wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 06:49
@hsimone @Gravy, do you want to start any of the three books on our list?
Ooo...I have a library card now and it looks like In an Absent Dream is available. I would read that one next!
Great! I just finished my current book, so we can start it today if it is ok with gravy and you. :)
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gali wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 13:22
hsimone wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 13:18
gali wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 06:49
@hsimone @Gravy, do you want to start any of the three books on our list?
Ooo...I have a library card now and it looks like In an Absent Dream is available. I would read that one next!
Great! I just finished my current book, so we can start it today if it is ok with gravy and you. :)
Cool! I requested it from my library and will pick it up tomorrow, so I'll be able to start it then. :)
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I will try to get this one.

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hsimone wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 15:32
gali wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 13:22
hsimone wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 13:18


Ooo...I have a library card now and it looks like In an Absent Dream is available. I would read that one next!
Great! I just finished my current book, so we can start it today if it is ok with gravy and you. :)
Cool! I requested it from my library and will pick it up tomorrow, so I'll be able to start it then. :)
Great!

@Gravy do you have the book and can you start it today?

I opened a thread. :)
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Reigny01 wrote:
22 Mar 2019, 21:31
I will try to get this one.
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Yes! Sorry! Been a little behind on interacting lately!

I'm game. Maybe it will pull me out of my little reading funk. :lol:
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Gravy wrote:
23 Mar 2019, 02:56
Yes! Sorry! Been a little behind on interacting lately!

I'm game. Maybe it will pull me out of my little reading funk. :lol:
Great! :)
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I want to read "The Plague Dogs," who will read with me?

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I want to read "The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle" by Stuart Turton, will anyone read with me?

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