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Feast your eyes on the elegant grandeur of the Real Gabinete Português de Leitura (known in English as the Royal Portuguese Reading Room or the Royal Cabinet), a 19th-century library in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Constructed from 1880 to 1887 under the direction of architect Rafael da Silva e Castro, the magnificent library has the distinction of holding the largest and most valuable collection of Portuguese works outside of Portugal, with over 350,000 volumes filling its countless bookshelves.
Just can’t wait for SLA? Here’s a nice little snippet from Chapter Three to quench your snowy thirst! This is a flashback scene that Meira remembers moments before she is supposed to sneak into a Spring city.
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July Book Haul
Silver Shadows - Richelle Mead
Maid of Secrets - Jennifer McGowan
Hemlock - Kathleen Peacock
Mockingjay - Suzanne Collins (my covers are too pretty to read so I got a readable copy)
The Queens Choice - Cayla Kluver
Fangirl - Rainbow Rowell
Masquerade - Kylie Fornasier
The Witches Daughter - Paula Brackston