Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading. Currently can only be used by a single user (myself), but I plan to extend it to support multiple users eventually.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

an old car in a dilapidated condition

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Pilar had expected jalopies and wood-fenced fruit trucks, but they were rare.

—p.22 The Only Meaning of the Oil-Wet Water (19) by Dave Eggers
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Pilar had expected jalopies and wood-fenced fruit trucks, but they were rare.

—p.22 The Only Meaning of the Oil-Wet Water (19) by Dave Eggers
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(noun) a protective covering (as of sawdust, compost, or paper) spread or left on the ground to reduce evaporation, maintain even soil temperature, prevent erosion, control weeds, enrich the soil, or keep fruit (as strawberries) clean

38

to follow the still-curved glass away from the mulching glass

—p.38 The Only Meaning of the Oil-Wet Water (19) by Dave Eggers
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1 year, 10 months ago

to follow the still-curved glass away from the mulching glass

—p.38 The Only Meaning of the Oil-Wet Water (19) by Dave Eggers
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1 year, 10 months ago

the Spanish word for a public market or any kind of market

(noun) a pin fitting into a hole in an abutting piece to prevent motion or slipping / (noun) a round rod or stick used especially for cutting up into dowels / (noun) a piece of wood driven into a wall so that other pieces can be nailed to it

51

Her arms seemed so thin, like narrow dowels being pushed through syrup.

—p.51 The Only Meaning of the Oil-Wet Water (19) by Dave Eggers
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1 year, 10 months ago

Her arms seemed so thin, like narrow dowels being pushed through syrup.

—p.51 The Only Meaning of the Oil-Wet Water (19) by Dave Eggers
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(noun) any of several usually low-growing fan-leaved palms (meaning "little palm" in Spanish)

68

cobblestone paths winding around willows and palmettos

—p.68 Climbing to the Window, Pretending to Dance (57) by Dave Eggers
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cobblestone paths winding around willows and palmettos

—p.68 Climbing to the Window, Pretending to Dance (57) by Dave Eggers
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a citrus fruit hybrid of tangerine and pomelo or grapefruit

(adjective) deserving to be execrated; detestable / (adjective) very bad; wretched

102

I drove faster. She was execrable.

—p.102 Quiet (85) by Dave Eggers
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I drove faster. She was execrable.

—p.102 Quiet (85) by Dave Eggers
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(noun) a skin disorder manifested by smooth white spots on various parts of the body

traveling from place to place, especially working or based in various places for relatively short periods

175

she feared he would use the word peripatetic, and soon enough he did

—p.175 Up the Mountain Coming Down Slowly (141) by Dave Eggers
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she feared he would use the word peripatetic, and soon enough he did

—p.175 Up the Mountain Coming Down Slowly (141) by Dave Eggers
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(noun) a fissile rock that is formed by the consolidation of clay, mud, or silt, has a finely stratified or laminated structure, and is composed of minerals essentially unaltered since deposition / (noun) a crude dark oil obtained from oil shale by heating / (noun) a rock (as shale) from which oil can be recovered by distillation