Welcome to Bookmarker!

This is a personal project by @dellsystem. I built this to help me retain information from the books I'm reading.

Source code on GitHub (MIT license).

an old car in a dilapidated condition

25

A just-married jalopy, trailing cans

—p.25 by Rachel Kushner
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A just-married jalopy, trailing cans

—p.25 by Rachel Kushner
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a sudden, vigorous, or aggressive act or series of acts

34

upon its first real release he would unburden himself in one violent salvo and then settle into a more manageable state

—p.34 by Rachel Kushner
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upon its first real release he would unburden himself in one violent salvo and then settle into a more manageable state

—p.34 by Rachel Kushner
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(noun) a brief moment of emotional excitement; shudder thrill

39

the frisson of the two

—p.39 by Rachel Kushner
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the frisson of the two

—p.39 by Rachel Kushner
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the leaf or leaflike part of a palm, fern, or similar plant

45

black palm fronds against indigo dusk

—p.45 by Rachel Kushner
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black palm fronds against indigo dusk

—p.45 by Rachel Kushner
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(noun) a state of mental and motor inactivity with partial or total insensibility / (noun) a state of lowered physiological activity typically characterized by reduced metabolism, heart rate, respiration, and body temperature that occurs in varying degrees especially in hibernating and estivating animals / (noun) apathy dullness

73

hated tourists, Sundays, torpor

—p.73 by Rachel Kushner
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hated tourists, Sundays, torpor

—p.73 by Rachel Kushner
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(adjective) drunk enough to be emotionally silly / (adjective) weakly and effusively sentimental

77

having witnessed this maudlin scene

—p.77 by Rachel Kushner
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having witnessed this maudlin scene

—p.77 by Rachel Kushner
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(adjective) marked with small spots or patches contrasting with the background

228

a sun-dappled patch of wild chamomile

—p.228 by Rachel Kushner
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a sun-dappled patch of wild chamomile

—p.228 by Rachel Kushner
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(noun) a film of cobwebs floating in air in calm clear weather / (noun) something light, delicate, or insubstantial / (adjective) extremely light, delicate, or tenuous

231

bishops in white gossamer robes

pretty word

—p.231 by Rachel Kushner
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bishops in white gossamer robes

pretty word

—p.231 by Rachel Kushner
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(noun) a row of balusters topped by a rail / (noun) a low parapet or barrier

362

the geometry of its balustrade

—p.362 by Rachel Kushner
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the geometry of its balustrade

—p.362 by Rachel Kushner
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a domineering, violent, or bad-tempered woman

370

he met these ... viragos, who wanted servicing

—p.370 by Rachel Kushner
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he met these ... viragos, who wanted servicing

—p.370 by Rachel Kushner
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