Sunday, February 14, 2021

Lovely Books and Things - 2.14.21

Lovely Books and Things
My Weekly Books and Films Update


Linking up with:
Sunday Post (details)
Mailbox Monday (details)

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HAPPY THINGS:

1. Spaghetti and meatballs :-)
2. Fun fact: Puzzle Mansion museum in Tagaytay, Cavite, Philippines hosts a collection of jigsaw puzzles which is recognized as the biggest in the world according to Guinness World Records in 2012.
3. Language of the Birds sculpture by Brian Goggin and Dorka Keehn (2008) found across the street from City Lights bookstore at Columbus Avenue and Broadway - Chinatown and North Beach (little Italy) border. The flying books light up at night.

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Library: audiobook
The Old Drift
by Namwali Serpell
Historical, East Africa, Zambia | Published: 2019 | Goodreads


Library:
The Rage of Dragons
(The Burning #1)
by Evan Winter
Fantasy, Africa | Published: 2019 | Goodreads


Freebies: from Free Little Library
Gemina
(The Illuminae Files #2)
by Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff
SciFi, YA | Published: 2016 | Goodreads


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AND watched: virtual theatre
Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Director: Shaka King
Screenplay/Screenplay: Will Berson
Stars: Daniel Kaluuya, LaKeith Stanfield, Jesse Plemons
Biography, Drama, History | imdb | my rating: 5

The story of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, and his fateful betrayal by FBI informant William O'Neal.

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* comment and TELL me what you have acquired for your shelves recently

Thanks for stopping by :-)

Happy Valentine's Day!

6 comments:

  1. A puzzle museum would be tons of fun. Rage of Dragons looks good. Love Gemina, great find. Nice message on the art heart.

    Have a good week!

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  2. A puzzle museum sounds like a good time for my brother. He loves puzzles.

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  3. Love your haul and the puzzle museum is one my family would enjoy!

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  4. I am enchanted by the puzzle museum. I am also curious about Language of the Birds sculpture.

    Enjoy your week, and thanks for sharing. Here are my WEEKLY UPDATES

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  5. That puzzle museum sounds awesome. I have been curious about Rage of Dragons.
    Have a good week and Happy Reading and watching.

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