Spell the Month in Books – MAY #SpellTheMonthInBooks #BookRecommendations

I first saw this on Nicki’s Secret Library Blog and Carla’s Love to Read, but it originated from Jana at ‘Reviews from the Stacks‘.

Every month I will spell the month in books that I have already read, linking back to my reviews of the title. (Initial articles – The, A, An – will not be taken into account)

Mile Marker 139” by Cynthia Hilston

All Things Cease to Appear” by Elizabeth Brundage

The Yellow Wallpaper” by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

That was fun!

I’m always searching for ways to share my book recommendations.

We are currently under lockdown where I live, so all non-essential stores, businesses and services are closed.  Also, we are encouraged to stay in our own communities. Mother Nature has deemed that ‘spring has sprung‘ so my husband and I went for a walk in beautiful downtown Dartmouth, Nova Scotia where we live.

Here are a few photos of the Cancer Survivor’s Daffodil Garden, where the daffodils are at their absolute best. These photos were taken last Thursday, April 29th. As you can see, there are not many people around – normally this park would be much more populated. You can’t read the inscriptions on the benches from these photos, but they are all positive cancer phrases. Two of which are: “The beauty of life after cancer is worth fighting for“, and “A scar is a badge of your strength“.

Cancer Survivors Daffodil Garden

As you can see from this photo taken earlier this year, the path in the center of the park is in the shape of a ‘cancer awareness’ ribbon.

Thanks for visiting. ♥

About Fictionophile

Fiction reviewer ; Goodreads librarian. Retired library cataloger - more time to read! Loves books, gardening, and red wine. I have been a reviewer member of NetGalley since October 2013. I review titles offered by Edelweiss, and participate in blog tours with TLC Book Tours.
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15 Responses to Spell the Month in Books – MAY #SpellTheMonthInBooks #BookRecommendations

  1. Such a powerful story, that Yellow Wallpaper! I loved her stories.

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  2. Pink Roses says:

    Hello. I’m a survivor myself, and loved this post. Thank you.


  3. beautiful park, and stay safe! hopefully in the middle of May it will get better…

    Liked by 2 people

  4. happytonic says:

    Thankyou for posting photos from The Cancer Survivors Daffodil Garden!

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  5. Sheri Dye says:

    What beautiful photos! I admit I’m not familiar with the books though..
    Great post!

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  6. Carol says:

    I’m sorry you’re under lockdown again. 😫 Have you had vaccines?

    Liked by 1 person

  7. Brona says:

    What a lovely idea! The spell the month theme & the daffodil park. I may use the idea to help me with my tbr pile.

    Liked by 2 people

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