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"Sometimes I lie" (bookclub)

Taake

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Hey guys, as you can see here, SMG is set to star in a new series based on the book Sometimes I lie by Allice Feeney Sarah Michelle Gellar set to star in new series

Since this book club (Buffy-Boards Book Club: Slayer - Kiersten White - Sign Up thread!) has been postpone, waiting for the release of Kiersten White's Slayer outside of the US, I thought we could do a quick book inbetween.


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Plot:

My name is Amber Reynolds. There are three things you should know about me:
1. I’m in a coma.
2. My husband doesn’t love me anymore.
3. Sometimes I lie.


Amber wakes up in a hospital. She can’t move. She can’t speak. She can’t open her eyes. She can hear everyone around her, but they have no idea. Amber doesn’t remember what happened, but she has a suspicion her husband had something to do with it. Alternating between her paralyzed present, the week before her accident, and a series of childhood diaries from twenty years ago, this brilliant psychological thriller asks: Is something really a lie if you believe it's the truth?




I found the audiobook on my streaming serivce, so I will be listening to that.
The paperback is about 387 pages, the audiobook about 9 hours long, so it's a fairly short book that I think we can get through before the end of February.

I will be posting my thoughts on the book based on the chapters and anyone who's interested in joining is welcome to do so. We'll work out a way to mark spoilers so people can join the thread without getting future chapters ruined for them. :)
 

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Good idea :) Haha @NeonSlayer great minds think alike! My laptop is over heating and it took me that long to check the library. Mine doesn't have it but there are a few secondhand book stores I can check next city trip.
 

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I just put in a hold request at my library, hopefully I get it soon.
I could do libraries if it weren't such a pain in the arse. To have to pay to park, walk amongst the homeless and the other undesirables. Get a library card.
 
brinkster130
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that sucks that you have to pay to park at your library

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@brinkster130 The worst part is there are only like six meters on the front facing side and those are generally always full; so you have to actually pay to park in their garage.
 
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That would probably make me use the library a lot less. Shame.

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I never park at the library. I park at the bottom of the hill in free parking and walk up.

Parking at the library just screams "I'm rich enough to read, rob me".
 
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Buffy Summers

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Once you have a library card, you can get the eBooks without having to actually go to the library.
 
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O Rly. Ok. My inner little nerd or geek got really excited to hear that. My life is pathetic getting excited over free ebooks.

Taake

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I will be putting up threads for this shortly, dividing the book up in different sections for discussion so no one has to be spoiled when we read at different speeds.
 
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