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@elizabeth_fitz Stay safe. It really has been a terrible summer.
1/28
2020
Book Review: The Story of a New Name by Elena Ferrante https://t.co/ZdywkCknAB https://t.co/uPew31LIzD
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Brona's Books: The Tempest | William Shakespeare #ccspin ⁦@ourclassicsclub⁩ https://t.co/l6SXLyTVoL
1/27
2020
Since at least the time of Greek philosophers, many writers have discovered a deep, intuitive connection between wa… https://t.co/HYHomuOxmx
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳 @kateinkew @TheStellaPrize @AusWomenWriters As long as The Yield is there I’ll be happy.I've made a really long list of books for the purposes of @TheStellaPrize predictions. What have I missed?… https://t.co/hXK77l87b9
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1/26
2020
@ThatEricAlper I wanted to read books all day. Turns out being a bookseller isn’t necessarily the way to do that 🤷🏼‍♀️ #whoknew“I am reading six books at once, the only way of reading; since, as you will agree, one book is only a single unacc… https://t.co/g5DQwNlxCw
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Ch 25: I cannot reproach my wife for anything, I never have done & never shall do, nor do I reproach myself in rela… https://t.co/QbtbYUyEN0Moby-Dick Chapters 71 - 80 #mobydickreadalong https://t.co/XFhPOuqZC1 https://t.co/60dTqz7V0o
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1/25
2020
@jenvolk5 Me too!!Moby-Dick Chapters 71 - 80 #mobydickreadalong https://t.co/XFhPOuqZC1 https://t.co/60dTqz7V0oAn interesting collage project using an old edition of War & Peace https://t.co/Rb7VQLO6OG #warandpeacereadalongCh: 24 She felt like a coutier at the court of the entrance of the Tsar, such was the feeling of intimidation &prof… https://t.co/YuB0y00qde @HeWritesWords Is this what you had in mind Sir Adam? https://t.co/eoDloXteLS
1/24
2020
@Denise205 Which translation did you go with?Ch 113: Ego non baptizo te in nomine patris, sed in nomine diaboli! I do not baptize thee in the name of the father… https://t.co/05xDmgvTi0 @shemaiahng @Denise205 Not too late - we’re only 23 days in! @wtb_Michael Reading #warandpeacereadalong atm & just read Prince Bolkonsky’s observation that a sleep after dinner… https://t.co/czkcMHXg6h#ShelfLife - a new meme to help me declutter my bookshelves - which books will stay & which books will go?… https://t.co/TOc3vkKhhg
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1/23
2020
Ch 22: Prince Nikolay Bolkonsky 'exiled to his estate in the reign of Paul.' Who knew, Tzar Paul? I had never heard… https://t.co/e1cEs3BPT8
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳After my crazy week, I've finally caught on my #warandpeacereadalong 💣🕊️ chapters & what a scene!! Ch 21: the death… https://t.co/NKHXLRCn9h
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳It has been harrowing, but I needed to write this about the bushfires that burned our farm. https://t.co/mgLAPGofUv https://t.co/FSYHrZjruN
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Ch 22: Prince Nikolay Bolkonsky 'exiled to his estate in the reign of Paul.' Who knew, Tzar Paul? I had never heard… https://t.co/e1cEs3BPT8Ch 112: Perth - the old blacksmith - 'silent, slow & solemn; bowing over still further his chronically broken back,… https://t.co/vNVdBpmsGO @Denise205 Love that infographic - thanks.After my crazy week, I've finally caught on my #warandpeacereadalong 💣🕊️ chapters & what a scene!! Ch 21: the death… https://t.co/NKHXLRCn9h @Denise205 I've done that to travel guides, but not sure I could do it to a novel!
1/22
2020
@nl_burns I’ve always recorded, journaled, diarised, made lists Nancy. This is just another extension of that - a p… https://t.co/UM5iKkqIfj @anzlitlovers Thanks Lisa. That’s why I wanted to record my memories of each book before letting it go. Each book h… https://t.co/0bc8f0ZZ07#ShelfLife - a new meme to help me declutter my bookshelves - which books will stay & which books will go?… https://t.co/TOc3vkKhhg
1/21
2020
@anzlitlovers Aaron Blabey or Matt Cosgrove for something fun with pugs and llamas. Bad guys for an early chapter b… https://t.co/GX1he5xbJAClassics Club #32: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevesky #ccbookreviews https://t.co/YTePLrIEp6 https://t.co/KW4Tqb30ZX
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳In Love With George Eliot | Kathy O'Shaughnessy Bloody marvellous! https://t.co/UhJsb6iVPl https://t.co/9l2lZKTAnV
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Why my #WarAndPeacereadalong 💣 🕊 and #mobydickreadalong 🐳 fell off this week....#storiesandshoutoutshttps://t.co/9Owr89Z5Kz
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳In Love With George Eliot | Kathy O'Shaughnessy Bloody marvellous! https://t.co/UhJsb6iVPl https://t.co/9l2lZKTAnV
1/20
2020
@Katen I am speechless – but nice find!😎 It does seem that one might encounter a bit of a problem reconstructing Me… https://t.co/RCGUiEJC9E
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳 @RickBarry44 💜💙💚Why my #WarAndPeacereadalong 💣 🕊 and #mobydickreadalong 🐳 fell off this week....#storiesandshoutoutshttps://t.co/9Owr89Z5Kz
1/19
2020
Rooney fans given first glimpse of Normal People series in new trailer | The Bookseller | well, well, well... https://t.co/XIUz2ALZjT @kateinkew Oh wow Kate! What an adventure, but how hard to wave goodbye with a smile on your face xo#storiesandshoutouts for a rainy Saturday in Sydney town! https://t.co/w81vQeLZZw
1/18
2020
WOLF HALL is officially your top historical novel! The #wsp10years poll attracted hundreds of nominations and your… https://t.co/mSmY1n99tT
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳 @nl_burns 👍🏼I recently saw this tag and thought it would be fun to join in #LifeAccordingtoLiterature I first saw it on… https://t.co/Cz4cnry9Fh
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1/17
2020
@melindadott Horses for courses, I say! Not everyone can like all of the books, all of the time. Sometime you just… https://t.co/zzglkAn9iELife According to Literature Tag a bit of fun as seen on @bronasbooks and @anzlitlovers #AusBookBloggershttps://t.co/sMDIqPNxHj
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1/16
2020
@BookAround @anzlitlovers All the international firefighters have been a true blessing, giving our firies a much ne… https://t.co/CFV4VTeHAKBrona's Books #booktag Life According to Literature - which of your books, that you read in 2019, can you link to t… https://t.co/4RBUYIxXaB
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Some good news amidst the awfulness. The excellent @p_hannam on the secret mission that saved the Wollemi Pines. https://t.co/M7wUIhZEfd
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳 @bronasbooks What a fun idea:) Here's mine! https://t.co/TKme5HZkA1
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Brona's Books #booktag Life According to Literature - which of your books, that you read in 2019, can you link to t… https://t.co/4RBUYIxXaB
1/15
2020
Welcome to a New Year of The Classics Club https://t.co/JPdWl2269f https://t.co/Uz2O6ByUZV
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Brona's Books: Life According to Literature Tag https://t.co/q2JlOg3Tt0 @wtb_Michael Anita & Kiran Desai. Also discover Amy Tan at this age.Ch 107: this carpenter of the Pequod was singularly efficient in those thousand nameless mechanical emergencies con… https://t.co/qKApHyqij2
1/14
2020
War and Peace Chapter-a-Day Read-along Comment Post – Week 2 #warandpeacereadalong https://t.co/I8Vr15vWra https://t.co/Qz1s7YSPsZ
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳 @AusWomenWriters 2019 Yearly Wrap Up: General Non-Fiction & Poetry with thanks to @bronasbooks https://t.co/wxSZnnXYuO via @auswomenwriters
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1/13
2020
Ch 106: the ancestry & posterity of Grief go further than the ancestry & posterity of Joy. #MobyDickReadalong https://t.co/NzrWp0tIYPCh 12: Anna Mikhaylovna saw he was afraid she might have a rival claim ob Count Bezukhov's will, so she hastened to… https://t.co/fK1L7QfimPCh 11: This beautiful girl who had caused so much offence & unpleasantness to them all smiled & evidently quite ind… https://t.co/6ZywdqKl7VIt's not too late to join the #warandpeacereadalong We are only 10 short chapters into the book. https://t.co/RQ3b28JwC7
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳I came across Elisabeth van der Meer's blog, A Russian Affair, which includes several good posts on Tolstoy's WAR A… https://t.co/PvGIMEjT7T
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳 @RickBarry44 I love them too. Sometimes I’m stunned by their brilliance;& some, like this one, by their audacity !Ch 105: whether Leviathan can long endure so wide a chase, & so remorseless a havoc; whether he must at last be ext… https://t.co/i6MGwqJEmg
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1/12
2020
Ch 105: whether Leviathan can long endure so wide a chase, & so remorseless a havoc; whether he must at last be ext… https://t.co/i6MGwqJEmg
1/11
2020
Ch 10: Natasha stopped herself from running out to meet her, & stayed in hiding, as if she was magically invisible,… https://t.co/KgINXFRtkkCh 104: "To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme. No great and enduring volume can ever be written… https://t.co/k6IRuCLLkH#mobydick is really a heartbreaking story. It is the universal account of man's quest to beat God. ⁣⁣Have you read… https://t.co/V1EJf8EwyW
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1/10
2020
On the blog: A Poem for a Thursday https://t.co/jywLDz4VuF https://t.co/Oainu8Z28b
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Ch 103: How vain & foolish...for timid untravelled man to try to comprehend aright this wondrous whale, by merely p… https://t.co/W445cqNhl8
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Ch 9: The countess was repeating the delusion of so many parents, who imagine their children have no secrets from t… https://t.co/xS4oUPgzfzBrona's Books #APoemforaThursday with @holdonhappiness and getting ready for #AWWGenIII reading week with Bill at T… https://t.co/icSicDMhtfThe bushfire lies spreading 'wildly' on social media ⁦@QUT⁩ “researcher Dr Timothy Graham analysed a sample 315 ac… https://t.co/sbKHwYygQp
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Online fact-checkers confront deluge of bushfire misinformation https://t.co/YExevuxLCg via @smhCh 103: How vain & foolish...for timid untravelled man to try to comprehend aright this wondrous whale, by merely p… https://t.co/W445cqNhl8Ch 7: This is what modern education does for you! #warandpeacereadalong https://t.co/phJI8czB4S
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1/9
2020
Ch 8: she was at that charming age when the girl is no longer a child, and the child is not yet a young girl.… https://t.co/TTCvHy9nc6Ch 102: The weaver-god, he weaves; & by that weaving is he deafened, that he hears no mortal voice; & by that hummi… https://t.co/1AljwLcGwB
1/8
2020
The Devil and Scott Morrison https://t.co/HMVxS3h3NEMD is a book about suffering&endurance&dogged perseverance&reading MD is&should be the same.Can there be a more int… https://t.co/4zAbIXAGK5Ch 7: This is what modern education does for you! #warandpeacereadalong https://t.co/phJI8czB4S
1/7
2020
A Year-Long War and Peace Readalong and Why I Think I'll Win! https://t.co/jw4xjjsT4V #warandpeacereadalong
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳#TheWindInTheWillows is back at @RBGSydney! Premiering tonight, shows run right through to 26 Jan. #RoaringStorieshttps://t.co/hMLxwwZUqL
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Such a good thread. There is zero excuse for anyone in media to keep spreading the ignorant “but fire reduction bu… https://t.co/zPHHb5VNTX
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Ch 101: if you get nothing better out of the world, get a good dinner out of it, at least. #mobydickreadalong https://t.co/9iB3QxwR0E
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳My latest book response - better late then never! The German House | Annette Hess https://t.co/dC0tvPxh0g https://t.co/5Z8SxK0mhF
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳The Literal (and Figurative) Whiteness of Moby Dick #mobydickreadalong https://t.co/fAqKzImuFT https://t.co/rbxipMBvwQMy latest book response - better late then never! The German House | Annette Hess https://t.co/dC0tvPxh0g https://t.co/5Z8SxK0mhFCh 6: Selfish, vain, stupid, totally vacuous - that's what women are when they show themselves in their true colour… https://t.co/MhGX0A7T3WCh 101: if you get nothing better out of the world, get a good dinner out of it, at least. #mobydickreadalong https://t.co/9iB3QxwR0E
1/6
2020
@whisperinggums @tony_malone @BookAround @anzlitlovers @messy_tony It’s hard to imagine such poor air quality. Sydn… https://t.co/QXqUYSoEME @BeautyAndTheCat @BookAround @anzlitlovers @whisperinggums @messy_tony @tony_malone Sadly that’s exactly what’s lot… https://t.co/lq1n7a2c16 @whisperinggums @tony_malone @BookAround @anzlitlovers @messy_tony I remember one bad bushfire about 15 yrs near Mu… https://t.co/9DQ0IDIZRpCh 5: 'If everybody fought for nothing but his own convictions, there wouldn't be any wars.' #warandpeacereadalong https://t.co/fzqOPKld9K
Retweeted by 🐳📚Brona📚🐳Ch 100: What is best let alone, that accursed thing is not always what least allures. He's all a magnet!… https://t.co/iIYwX6aopQMoby-Dick Chapters 61 - 70 - catching up my #MobyDickreadalong and blogging journey. How are you faring?… https://t.co/wX6bN6Ec4u
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1/5
2020
Ch 5: 'If everybody fought for nothing but his own convictions, there wouldn't be any wars.' #warandpeacereadalong https://t.co/fzqOPKld9KCh 4: But influence in society is capital, which must be carefully conserved so it doesn't run out.… https://t.co/7Cg1YOdYkd
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1/4
2020

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