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America at the Fair: Chicago's 1893 World's Columbian Exposition by Chaim M. Rosenberg
Gold Bug Variations by Richard Powers
Crossroad (Star Trek, Book 71) by Barbara Hambly
Wildflowers of the Central South by Thomas E. Hemmerly
Cosmos by Carl Sagan
Participating in Nature: Wilderness Survival and Primitive Living Skills by Thomas J. Elpel
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About meMy name is Jessica and I’m a bibliophile. They say admitting you have a problem is the first step to recovery but I don’t think it helps when you’re addicted to books. At least, I’ve conceded to being an addict for most of my life and I’m still a bibliophile. Despite my addiction, I’m still able to function in normal society. But then maybe I’m not addicted so much as in love. There’s a difference between being a bibliophile and a bibliomaniac. Bibliomania is a brand of obsessive compulsive disorder whereas Bibliophilia is an extreme hobby. Really it’s like comparing a raging alcoholic to a Saturday drunk. It’s all a matter of degrees.
About my libraryMy library is an eclectic mix of fiction and nonfiction. Many of my books are acquired from library sales which I anticipate with the same childish glee normally reserved for Christmas.
GroupsAwful Lit., Bookcases: If You Build/Buy Them, They Will Fill, Books on Books, FantasyFans, Happy Heathens, Historical Fiction, Non-Fiction Readers, Rare, Old or Offbeat, Science Fiction Fans, Science! —show all groups, Tea!, The Green Dragon, Writer-readers
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Member sinceMay 1, 2008
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