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Ut one that I can actually see appening Good night tiny bookworm And probably the best uote of the entire book Being with you is as good as being alone Pure The Horror Chambers of Jules De Grandin happiness Unbelievablyuge thanks to Berkley Publishing for sending me a free copy in exchange for an Nuclear Power: A Very Short Introduction honest reviewYouTube Blog Instagram Twitter Snapchat mirandareads Happy Reading Abbi Waxman s creation the book obsessed 29 year old Nina Lee Hill was an absolute joy for me to spend time with particularly with the mass of literary and cultural references littered throughout this wonderful piece of contemporary fiction with all its comicumour Set in the offbeat district of Larchmont LA Nina works at the independent bookstore Knights established in the 1940s It s the best fit for Nina an OCD This is a book that was written for me where I saw myself in the character completely bar the fact that she loves cats and is a complete trivia nerd which in turn just made me feel Nymph Fly Tying Techniues hopeful It was adorableeartfelt genuine and it made me laugh out loud Several times I love witnessing the growth of characters I can relate to and seeing them come out of their shell and reading about The Great Pianists: From Mozart to the Present how theyandle what life throws at them Fiction is always a great thing to turn to not only for comfort and escapism but for answers as well And because so many elements of this story were parallel to mine I connected to it even deeply Nina Hill preferred Les derniers jours : La fin de l'empire romain d'Occident her life to be uiet A lot of thatad to do with Loveland her upbringing and the anxiety that formed because of it She would avoid surprises as much as she could plan things out in as much detail as possible to avoid things that could potentially overwhelm and triggerer anxiety But life throws some Little Tree hurdleser way and we follow Aliran Politik Dan Aidah Dalam Islam her on this journey ofer coping with it allI loved it I can see myself rereading this over and over again It s a comfort read it s a Guide de l'employeur culturel happy read A story that reminds you that things turn out okay regardless Social recluse A book nerd Prefers to be alone She is me Buddy reading with the lovely Karima 35 stars Iave to round up since I love making lists and of course I m bookishThe truth is that many of us are like Nina Hill and live bookish lives We might not be as uirky and maybe not as smart I know I m not but there s so much about the bookish part that s relatable and that s what made this made light and lovely and even though predictable read so much fun Oh I rolled my eyes a few time when it was a bit too cute But overall even knowing that I could tell you Der Heimliche Fürstensohn how it was going to end I couldn telp but root for Nina the whole way Nina prefers to be alone and preferably reading but she s not exactly a recluse She Science and Democracy has friends plays team trivia runs book clubs andas Strength Training for Basketball (Strength Training for Sport) her dream job in a bookstore She s a planner maybe OCD and when sheas free time it s not really free since that s when she reads I definitely get that She Megalodon: Fact or Fiction? has no real family to speak of except Louise the nanny who raiseder Her mother for all intents and purposes abandoned (Becoming Orgasmic: A Sexual and Personal Growth Programme for Women) By Julia R. 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Itinraire d'un rfugi ordinaire his will and family takes on a whole new meaning And of course she meets someone Can she find room iner schedule or importantly John Ormond, Emyr Humphreys, John Tripp (Penguin Modern Poets, her life forer new Lady of uality half siblings nieces and nephews This is that feel good summer book I was looking for light but not too light full ofeart and a character who will touch the Des Souris et des hommes eBook: John Steinbeck, Maurice-Edgar Coindreau: Amazon.fr: Amazon Media EUS.à r.l. heart of many book lovers She did mineI received an advanced copy of this book from Berkley through Edelweiss The subject matter of this book seemed like a perfect fit to my tastes seeing asow I identify so closely with the main character Nina Hill Just like Nina I would much RATHER SIT IN A COMFY CHAIR sit in a comfy chair a beloved pet nearby curled up with a book and some coffee than doing most anything else I would much rather be in these same circumstances than Black Women in White America A Documentary History have to make small talk with people Like Nina the bubble of myome is my Leggiamo l'ora. 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Ediz. a colori happiness with my kindles and thousands of book files iner case actual physical books on bookcases at my fingertips We also know a lot of facts and relate to our pet like they are a real person However even though Bookish Nina Hill and I are kindred spirits I did not enjoy this book uite as much as I Le guide Ornitho hadopedFor a brief overview of this story Nina lives by Je voudrais que quelqu'un m'attende quelque part herself in a little guesthouse with bookshelves a comfy chair in the corner ander cat Phil She Pour l'harmonisation orthographique des dictionnaires happily works in a bookstore called Knight s Books She occasionally suffers from panic attacks and finds comfort in routines schedules and making daily lists These cuteandwritten daily lists precede each chapter Nina is a geek that participates in trivia uiz competitions There also are several book groups that Des femmes qui tombent hold meetings at the store in the evenings Needless to say Nina s life is full and she seems to be uite content with it Her mother is a successful travelling photographer but Nina was raised by a loving nanny named Louise In many ways Louise seems likeer mother than Illustrated Pocket Guide to Clinical Medicine her biological one In addition Nina never knewer father because Petit manuel pour comprendre le Syndrome de Tachycardie Orthostatique Posturale her birth was the result of an affair NIna s Momad an agreement with Nina s father that Kiss That Frog he would never contacter However when Nina s father dies a lawyer contacts The Seneca Scourge her with the news and that sheas an extended family Nina s life is suddenly stirred up with unexpected people to meet and deal with with the possibility of an inhertitanceI thought I was in for a delightful ride as I first delved into the book and periodically found myself breaking into laughter Now that I think about it I enjoyed the story of Nina s life by Caleo Leech herself than when she discovereder new family members That s the part when I began to lose interest I didn t connect with these other characters and there were too many of them to follow with any recognition They became a distraction to the story I was enjoying about Nina s insular life I also was bored reading about the trivia uiz competitions Nina participated in I was initially intrigued by er burgeoning relationship with Tom an attractive worthy opponent on the other trivia uiz team However I was turned off by Nina s sexual encounter on their second date when they barely knew each other In addition on a later outing when Nina ran into some common friends and was asked about Tom when Nina ran into some common friends and was asked about Tom couldn t bring erself to label Tom Kade (Alien Adoption Agency her boyfriendthis afteraving slept with Scandalous Acts 7 him Call me a prude but I found it bizarre behavior especially for a bookish type that Iad been identifying withA book that started out so promising for me with unexpected bursts of laughter gradually ran out of steam for me I know I am an outlier on this but by the book s end I was ready to read something elseThank you to Berkley Penguin Publishing Group who provided an advance reader copy via Edelweiss. Considers The Children Money Can Buy her options 1 Completely changeer name and appearance Too drastic plus she likes The Burning Girls herair 2 Flee to a deserted island Hard pass see coffee 3 Hide in a corner of The Outlandish Companion (Revised and Updated): Companion to Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn her apartment and rock back and forth Already doing itIt's time for Nina to come out ofer comfortable shell but she isn't convinced real life could ever live up to fiction It's going to take a brand new family a persistent suitor and the combined effects of ice cream and trivia to make Transgalactic Antics Carrie Hatchett Space Adventurer her turner own fresh pa. Yaaayy Good news my friends Nina is back for Outmove (Inner Movement, holidayClick this amazing author s website abbiwaxmancom to get your story and boost youroliday spirit And of course The Removed here s my review for this smart entertaining one of the best books of 2019 Five bold big underlined shining intellectual uirky weird nuts but so so so much entertaining perfectly craftedow can I resist to love it stars How any ordinary Wildflower An Extraordinary Life and Untimely Death in Africa human being could resist the charm of Nina Hill s characteristic attributes Not me this was love at first sight I loveder She is not a regular smart nerdy introvert book worn she s so busy social with The Elixir and the Stone her scheduled book club events trivia competitions wither straightforward comments standing up against the unfairness cheating or any other miscalculation of their earned points Ancient Agriculture: From Foraging to Farming (Ancient Technology) her friends and she are banned from most of the competition places movie nights at Arc Light theatres mostlyer date is greasy popcorn She reads a lot she drinks wine a lot My God this is definition of me She may suffer from ADD OCD anxiety and panic attacks OMG this is still me She Black Columbiad: Defining Moments in African American Literature and Culture (Harvard English Studies) has great sense ofumor sensitive observation skills uite creative imagination I don t want to look like pretentious but it s still me Oh boy Did I know the author from somewhere She Black Noir has a long distance relationship wither mother since she was a little baby She was left with a nanny and only communication way to The Bad Guys her mother were postcards and no relationship wither father because she doesn t know who Yce (Captured by Aliens he is Mother part is close but I love my father Okay the author is not BB or stalker That means there are millions of people like me Good to know not to be alone Didn t I mention she s so busy wither impeccably detailed and organized schedule so WHO NEEDS A FAMILY WHO NEEDS A BOYFRIEND RIGHT ERRRRRRR Wrong answer Nina So sorry you may answer all the trivia uestion without blinking or breathing at least she didn t suffocate but she African Literature, Animism and Politics has a crush on Tom who is a member of rival team competing against them at the trivia uizzes And she learns that sheas a father who Promise Lords of Action has watcheder from a distance married too many times lived a joyful life put Familiar Stranger A Year Of Loving Dangerously Silhouette Intimate Moments No 1082 her intois will before dying from a sudden Out of the Shadows heart attack Now she learns that sheas brother sisters nephews older than Black Gotham her grand nephews a crowded crazy dysfunctional big family Okay this part is close to me For the first time in my life Iave so much common with a character Now she wants TO RUN HIDE DISAPPEAR Anything she can do not to connect with those people who fight too much who resent each other so much who ave so many differences but still they manage to stay together Isn t this a classical definition of a regular family I loved the parts about Nina s worldview changing As soon as she starts to connect with each member of er family and open The Adventurer's Handbook Life Lessons from History's Great Explorers hereart to Tom by letting The Essential Oil Hormone Solution: Reset Your Hormones in 14 Days with the Power of Essential Oils him in she realizes she still likes to be alone but in the meantime she also enjoys to be with the people she loved deep iner Madisons War heart This book is about resistance to change but learning to adapt and be brave to share your feelings be openminded to enjoy different and challenging experiences of life take risks embrace your differences uirks antics and finally learn to love yourself and share your love without putting any restriction or limitation Yaaaayyyy I found my fiction twin Of course it was easy to give five stars I loved the author s way of thinking writing creating characters that so easy to be resonated I mostly agree wither comments and observations about LA life I really laughed so much at those parts my cheeks still urt So as soon as it s released on July 9th go and get this book and devour
#Every Word Of It Laugh #word of it Laugh thinking people and devour every word of it Laugh without thinking people you weird faces They gave me but I andled it maturely I stuck my tongue Special thanks to Berkley Books to send me ARC copy via NetGalley also special thanks to them too for exchanging my onest review This part always reminds me of Academy Award speeches but at least this is short one bloginstagramfacebooktwitter How could I resist a book about a bookworm Not just a bookworm but an only child bookworm that finds solace and peace in books a child whose mother is absent and father is unknown Well until a lawyer appears informing Nina her father ad died and she Fallin For His Thug Passion 2 hasalf siblingsI love the writing style father Carrot City had died and sheas See What You Made Me Do half siblingsI love the writing style Waxman uses Reminiscent of a 19th century novel complete with witty glimpses of what is to transpire at the start of each chapter There s a dry sense ofumor to this book He didn t remind Java 8 in Action her oferself but to be fair she was a slender 29 year old woman with dark red shirted and freckles and Weaving a Family Untangling Race and Adoption head been a rounded old man with white air and wrinkles so it wasn t exactly apples to apples More like grapes to raisins And that s a uote from the book I can include One of the funnier ones would probably be banned by GR This book is just plain fun But it also makes some wonderful points I just adored ow they all discover their similarity as the weird things that seem to be genetic enthrall me I found it a delight to read and wanted to spend every waking minute with Nina Principles of Agricultural Engineering Volume-1 (Farm Power, farm Machinery, Farm Buildings, Post Harvest-Technology) her friends ander new found family Make sure you actually read the daily planner pages that precede each chapter My thanks to netgalley and Berkley Publishing for an advance copy of this book Buddy read badge from For Love Of A Book I wasn t sure about this book but one of my groups is doing a buddy read so I got it from the library I m going to buy this book now This book made me laugh love and cry Favorites list peeps Mel Delightful amusing full of The Special Undercover Delivery (The Little Ad (The Little Ad(option) Agency Book 1) heartTHE BOOKISH LIFE OF NINA HILL by ABBI WAXMAN is an engaging fun charming and lighthearted tale that totally captures the beauty and life of a bookworm perfectly I was immediately taken with this story and found myself totally mesmerized and in awe ofow relatable thoughtful and fantastic this story was I pretty much The Black Academic's Guide to Winning Tenure--Without Losing Your Soul had a smile on my face the whole time I was reading this bookABBI WAXMAN delivers an interesting witty endearing and beautifully written readere with lovable and uirky characters and a setting that totally captivated and intrigued me I think reading a book about a bookworm is probably one of the most satisfying pleasurable gratifying and validating experiences out there and so relatable to all of us book lovers I was totally taken and fascinated with Nina Hill s character and she fully captured my Randomized Algorithms Cambridge International Series on Parallel Computation heart There were so many times I felt a strong kinship to Nina and nodding in agreement to pretty much every aspect ofer character and to plenty of scenarios in this book I loved reading Nina s day planner pages and Northanger Abbey how they were used as chapter breaks which definitely added a little extra flare to the novel for me Norma s StatsCover Pretty intriguing whimsical eye catching and a fitting representatio. The author of Other People's Houses and The Garden of Small Beginnings delivers a uirky and charming novel chronicling the life of confirmed introvert Nina Hill as she doeser best to fly under everyone's radar Meet Nina Hill A young woman supremely confident in Longman Academic Writing Series 5 her ownshellThe only child of a single mother Ninaas er life just as she wants it a job in a bookstore a kick butt trivia team a world class planner and a cat named Phil If she sometimes suspects there might be to life N to storyline I absolutely love everything about this cover especially the colour schemes Title Appealing intriguing and absolutely love ow perfect the title is to the storyline The title of this book definitely enticed me to read it Anything book related in the title I m in WritingProse Well written beautiful witty fluid fun engaging and captivating I totally connected with and absolutely loved ABBI WAXMAN S writing style Plot Fun The Columbia Guide to East African Literature in English Since 1945 (The Columbia Guides to Literature Since 1945) humorous touching memorable perfectly paced absorbing enjoyable and entertaining Ending The last line of this book was perfection Absolutely loved itOverall I absolutely adored this book and didn t want it to end It definitely gave me thatuggable warm and fuzzy feeling Would Reckoning The Epic Battle Against Sexual Abuse and Harassment highly recommendTraveling SistersFriends ReadI d like to thank Elisha at Berkley Publishing for gifting me an advanced copy of this book It was an absolute delight reading this bookThis review can also be found on our Two Sisters Lost in a Coulee Reading book blog The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman is a 2019 Berkley publicationSweet witty clever and whimsical my kind of people in my kind of book By some standards Nina may seem a bit eccentric But truly she just likeser job and er books and a solid routine She may be a classic introvert but she angs out with عمارة يعقوبيان her friends and competes in trivia competitions Howeverer uiet ordered life turns topsy turvy when she is informed that Jane Addams her father a man she never knewas passed away and she Harry Potter for Nerds has been named inis will Suddenly there are lawyers and a slew of relatives invading The Mindset of Organization: Take Back Your House One Phase at a Time her life none of which fit intoer carefully constructed day planner Nor does dating it would seem although there is an interested party except it s Tom The App Factory Playbook: How You Can Develop Your App Idea Without Learning to Code and Without a Technical Co-Founder (English Edition) her main competition on Trivia Nights If this weren t enough to rattleer URBAN ROMANCE her job at the bookshop is in jeopardy becauseer boss can t pay the rent Although Nina does Open Adoption Experience Complete Guide for Adoptive and Birth Families From Making the Decision Throug her best to avoid the lawyers and new family members and genuinely tries to pencil Tom in for a date night she isn taving much luck on either count Will Nina ever be accepted by On Alchemy her new family Willer day planner ever make time for poor Tom Will the bookshop sink or swimI new I would love this book The characters are easier for me to relate to than the loudest person in the room voted most gregarious types and of course who doesn t love books about books I ve never been to trivia night but it certainly sounds like a lot of fun although I m not that knowledgeable or competitive Everything about this book is executed perfectly pace dialogue characterizations and tone It s light but Civil Rights and the Environment in African American Literature 1895 1941 has depth is poignant but mostly it s a fun feel good story anyone can enjoy I loved Nina s life so much I felt a bit wistful wishing I could find fit into the mix of work family and friends that make uper charmed life The ending was the cherry on the cake and left me grinning from ear to ear This is just an all around great story about the truly important things in life and staying true to oneself while adapting to life s inevitable changes Of course us bookworms and introverts will find this book Star Wars: The Force Awakens highly relatable maybe seeing a bit of ourselves in this story which makes it even charming and touching All the stars for this one Did you ever doubt it That s makes three for three for Ms Abbi Waxman Iave read my way through 315 books to bring you my Top 10 Books of the Year videoNow you know that this one made the cut check out my video review to see the others I mean I get that the universe whirls in mysterious yada yada but wouldn t you rather travel the worldNo I d rather stay Timo l'Aventurier tome 1 home and read Nina Hill s life is perfect as it is thank you very muchSheas an adorable little apartment a fabulous job at a local bookstore Knight s and a grumpy cat Phil Nina looked down and smiledwith the plentiful sarcasm and soothing rows of book spines It was Politik Luar Negeri Indonesia Di Tengah Pusaran Politik Domestik heaven on earth And oner wild days she plays trivia at a local bar provided it isn t one of the places she s been banned from it Unleashed (Devil's Reach Book 3) happens okay Tomer greatest rival can be a bit of a jerk and Nina takes extreme pleasure in showing L'art d'aimer him up Her life comfortably circles around books Andonestly she wouldn t ave it any other way Are your criticizing Harry PotterNever I m a Ravenclaw But unfortunately what you want and what you get isn t always the same thing Nina s mother is a world class photographer and as a result Nina spent most of er childhood curled up with a good book along with The Folding Star her live in nannyIn short Nina is not overly fond of adventures at least in real lifeNow nearly thirty years old Nina learns that not only dider mother actually know who Nina s father was but also My Husbands Under Here Somewhere her father is dead And she s inis will But in order to claim it she must meether many relatives shudder Strangers Dangers And all thatAnnnnd all claim it she must meether many relatives shudder Strangers Dangers And all thatAnnnnd all turmoil continues to spiralHer trivia nemesis Tom is actually far less of a jerk than she anticipated He s objectively attractive but subjectively repulse on account of Apiculture et dprdateurs des produits de la ruche his overwhelming self confidence And Tom welle s always noticed Nina but now Questions that Islam can't answer - Volume one he s reallllly noticinger She s really smart probably too smart for me And to top it all Knight s Bookstore is on its last legs It was actually on it s last legs months and months agoNina is Deeds of John and Manuel Comnenus heartbroken but at leaster boss Comment Devenir Mannequin has a planthough it s not much of one Make the books look pretty Smile but look pitiful When people ask if we re closing shake youread softly and suggest they buy a boxed set Bookish Nina will Kuli Kontrak have to do something she s never even considered before take charge and make a differenceWill she do it in time Or will everything crumble before she even begins Dammit Now she was going toave to change er planner This book was perfect I onestly The Zukofsky Era have not related so much to a main character in years There are people whoave no time for booksNina judged them I feel like Nina and I are soul sistersI loved Nina s fierce love of any and all things bookish especially Basic Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body her dedicated reading time Sometimes people tried to geter to do something instead but she was fiercely defensive of Soins naturels pour les cheveux her nothing The characters were firmly fleshed out and their personalities were so vibrant that I felt like I couldave a conversation with them One of my favorite parts about this book was actually reading it with my mother My mom always gets to check out the
#Books Sent To Me By #sent to me by and she snatched this one up so fast that if I Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Tome 44 : Mon papa n'est pas mon papa had blinked I wouldave missed itReading this one with er was truly a wonderful bonding experience We laughed so ard whenever we saw Nina interact with Winning Ways For Your Mathematical Plays Volume 2 Games in Particular her family and we sighed withappiness at the ending Waxman paced those snappy conversations perfectly for our sense of L'Art au XXe sicle : Tome 1, Les avant-gardes humor The relationship was over the top but in a totally believable way you know what I mean It s like a meet cute Han reading she just shrugs and picks up a new book When the father Nina never knew existed suddenly dies leaving behind innumerable sisters brothers nieces and nephews Nina isorrified They all live close by They're all or mostly all excited to meet Kamarja e turpit her She'llave to Speak To Strangers It's a disaster And as if that wasn't enough Tom Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince her trivia nemesisas turned out to be cute funny and deeply interested in getting to know Les Chevaliers du Zodiaque : St Seiya, tome 28 her Doesn'te realize what a terrible idea that isNina.