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Mailbox Monday #14

 What a Monday! My post is a little later than usual because I spent all morning and early afternoon in the university library in Leiden, viewing medieval manuscripts! It was great but I'm utterly exhausted from the heat and the excitement. The term is so close to being over and I have been very actively building up a massive reading list. I'm thinking about making an actual, proper Summer Reading List that I then need to stick to, but I'm horrible at following self-imposed rules... How are you all approaching your summer reading?   Mailbox Monday  is the gathering place for readers to share the books that came in their mailbox during the last week. Warning: Mailbox Monday can lead to envy, toppling TBR piles and humongous wish lists. It is hosted weekly over at  Mailbox Monday  and every Friday they do a round-up of some of their favourite, shared reads! She's Mine  by A.A. Chaudhuri  (Hera Books, 8/18/2021) Her missing daughter was just the start of the nightmare Twen

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