Wordless Wednesday- 11/14/18

Serebriakova, Zinaida. House of Cards. 1919. Oil on canvas. The State Russian Museum, Saint Petersburg. 

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Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Items

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme created by The Broke and the Bookish blog, and now hosted at That Artsy Reader Girl.

This week’s topic is: Top Ten Bookish Items

I’ve included five bookish items I’d love to own, and five bookish items I do own and love.

 

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11 Books in Honor of the 100th Anniversary of Armistice Day

One hundred years ago today, on the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, the First World War officially came to an end.

It’s an incredibly sobering and momentous anniversary.

While I plan to spend some time diving back into Testament of Youth this afternoon, there are many books about WWI still on my TBR list. I thought I’d share 11 of these titles  to commemorate 100 years since the end of the Great War.

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VOTE VOTE VOTE

Today’s the day. Let’s #vote like our country, our democracy, our rights, and our lives depend on it. Let’s #vote for love, for equality, for truth, and for decency. Let’s #vote for all those who fought and gave their lives for our right to be able to cast our ballots. Let’s #vote like we’ve never voted before. 🗳✊🏼🌊💙

Dewey’s 24 Hour and Autumn Readathons

There are not one, but two exciting readathons that kick off this Saturday, October 20th!

The first is the well-known Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon. I don’t think I’ll be able to read as much as I’d like to on Saturday, but I couldn’t not participate to some degree in one of my favorite reading/blogging events.

Luckily, there’s a second readathon that will run until Friday, October 26th. Booktuber Mercedes of MercysBookishMusings is hosting an Autumn Readathon that features six fun prompts.

I’m looking forward to squeezing in as much reading as I can over this next week.

Here’s what I’m planning to pick up:

 

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