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October Monthly News

Welcome to the October edition of monthly news! Happy Howl'oween, ghouls and boils! Meow bitches!! 🐱 Happy Halloween! A post shared by Freda Mans (@fredasphotos) on Oct 31, 2017 at 7:44am PDT I love this time of year for Halloween. Dressing up and being a kid again is so much fun. I'll be at work tonight dressed up for the kids that come in. I can't wait! Do you dress up?
BOOKS: Good Girl Bad Girl by Ann GirdharryUncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks (recommend)The Authorized: Roy Orbison by Roy Jr., Wesley & Alex Orbison (recommend)
MOVIES: Why Him (recommend)
 Yearly Total:  22 Books, 9 Movies & 2 Products

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5 Tips to Wrapping Your Motorcycle

**This is a guest post.





Any motorcycle enthusiast knows that wrapping their bike is an art that gives an unexplained pleasure. It is an activity that takes time, and only those with a passion for bikes can go through it. Unfortunately, even people who may have this passion sometimes find it hard to do it right.  You need to practice and understand motorcycles well, for you to wrap a bike and feel proud of it. If you want to properly wrap your bike but have no idea how to, then rest easy because, we are about to give you 5 tips to doing it, and doing it perfectly.

1.Go for high-quality wraps The wrap is supposed to protect your bike from the elements such as heat and dust. That’s why you need to go for a high-quality wrap if you want to get a perfect view of your wrapped bike, while at the same time protecting it.  To give your bike a nice wrapped appearance, go for top quality wraps like those sold byBourbon St. Wraps. They are made of high-quality materials that will give the results yo…

The Friday 56 (With Instagram 56 & Book Beginnings)

Welcome to Week 347!
Rules:
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader
(If you have to improvise, that's ok.)
 *Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it)
*Post it.
*Add your (url) post below in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. 
*It's that simple.

Or join The Friday 56 on Instagram!

Rules: * Grab a book and find a creative way to showcase your 56. It can be a photo of the book and the 56 in comments, or whatever you come up with. Make sure to use the hashtag #Friday56 *Add your Instagram url to the Linky.
Sorry I'm late, I had to work, and then eat. Better late than never! I'm still reading the same book though. Not for any reason other than not having time to read. It's a good one though, so far.
Improvisation  Page 156

The Authorized; Roy Orbison by Roy Jr., Wesley & Alex Orbison (22)

Hardcover: 264 pagesPublisher: Center Street (October 17, 2017)ISBN: 9781478976547
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For the first time, legendary performer Roy Orbison's story as one of the most beloved rock legends will be revealed through family accounts and records.

Roy Orbison is a rock and roll icon almost without peer. He came of age as an artist on the venerable Sun Records label; toured with The Beatles; had massive hits in the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s; invented the black-clad, sunglasses-wearing image of the rock star; and reinvented the art of songwriting many times over. He is a member of the Rock & Roll and Songwriters Halls of Fame, a recipient of the Musicians Hall of Fame's inaugural Iconic Riff Award, and the winner of multiple GRAMMY® awards. He is known the world over for hits like "Blue Bayou," "You Got It," and "Oh, Pretty Woman" and was a member of the band that inspired the term "supergroup"-the Traveling …

The Friday 56 (With Instagram 56 & Book Beginnings)

Welcome to Week 346!
Rules:
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader
(If you have to improvise, that's ok.)
 *Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it)
*Post it.
*Add your (url) post below in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. 
*It's that simple.

Or join The Friday 56 on Instagram!

Rules: * Grab a book and find a creative way to showcase your 56. It can be a photo of the book and the 56 in comments, or whatever you come up with. Make sure to use the hashtag #Friday56 *Add your Instagram url to the Linky.
I am a huge punk music fan. A while back I bought Johnny Rotten's book, he's from The Sex Pistols, and am now getting around to it. Do you like punk? Who is your favorite, if you do? Page 52

Uncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks (21)

Paperback: 512 pages Publisher: Random House Large Print; Lrg edition (October 17, 2017) ISBN: 9780525590507


A collection of seventeen wonderful short stories showing that two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks is as talented a writer as he is an actor.

A gentle Eastern European immigrant arrives in New York City after his family and his life have been torn apart by his country's civil war. A man who loves to bowl rolls a perfect game--and then another and then another and then many more in a row until he winds up ESPN's newest celebrity, and he must decide if the combination of perfection and celebrity has ruined the thing he loves. An eccentric billionaire and his faithful executive assistant venture into America looking for acquisitions and discover a down and out motel, romance, and a bit of real life. These are just some of the tales Tom Hanks tells in this first collection of his short stories. They are surprising, intelligent, heartwarming, and, for the millions and millions of To…

Good Girl Bad Girl by Ann Girdharry (20)

Kindle: 1433 KBPrint: 338 pagesPublisher: Chassagnard Publishing; 2 edition (July 23, 2016)ASIN: B01IZD3PD2

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Kal's no fool, though sometimes she might pretend to be, because hiding her strengths is a great way to extract information.

An expert in psychology, she first learnt her craft from her deceased father. He was a man with disturbing secrets. When her journalist mother goes missing, Kal investigates.
What she uncovers involves murder, trafficking and Kal’s own worst nightmare… Crime, suspense, thriller. A new, kick-ass heroine. Good Girl Bad Girl is the first in the Kal Medi series.
Ann Girdharry is a crime/suspense/thriller author. Her debut thriller, GOOD GIRL BAD GIRL (Kal Medi #1), is an ERIC HOFFER BOOK AWARD FINALIST 2017. It's also a Readers Favorite Five Star Book.
Kal Medi #2 is due to be published soon - watch for it! 

She has also written some short stories, and is a trained psychotherapist. She worked for many years in the UK as…

The Friday 56 (With Instagram 56 & Book Beginnings)

Welcome to Week 345!
Rules:
*Grab a book, any book.
*Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader
(If you have to improvise, that's ok.)
 *Find any sentence, (or few, just don't spoil it)
*Post it.
*Add your (url) post below in Linky. Add the post url, not your blog url. 
*It's that simple.

Or join The Friday 56 on Instagram!

Rules: * Grab a book and find a creative way to showcase your 56. It can be a photo of the book and the 56 in comments, or whatever you come up with. Make sure to use the hashtag #Friday56 *Add your Instagram url to the Linky.
I had a feeling I might not get through this book in 1 week.  I totally blame Thanksgiving. 

HAPPY FRIDAY THE 13th! Improvisation;  46% on Kindle