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Member: Leissa

CollectionsYour library (1), Currently reading (1), All collections (2)

Reviews1 review

Tagsfiction based on true events and diaries (1), 20th century presidency (1), American politics (1), letters (1), history (1), non-fiction (1) — see all tags

MediaBook (2), Paper Book (2)

About meI am a 60 year old retired homemaker and educator.I belong to a book club where we read 20 books a year.I enjoy reading historical fiction, reading about other cultures and countries,mental illness, education and politics.My husband and daughter are both educators. Our son has paranoid schizophrenia and I over see his support.Albany is a rural community. We grow some of our own food and preserve it by various methods.We are active in our church and with our family. As I suffer from various health problems I have to rest a lot so I have plenty of time to read!

About my libraryOur library is filled with books used to understand the Bible Books on educating children, understanding mental illness and
working with mentally ill people, nonfiction histories and biographies, our presidents,historical fictions,historical romances,children's books,cookbooks and books on nutrition & diet and books written by our son


Favorite authorsLewis Carroll, C. S. Lewis, Daphne du Maurier, Jodi Picoult, J. K. Rowling, Irving Stone, Leon Uris (Shared favorites)


Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway

LocationAlbany, OR

Account typepublic, free

URLs /profile/Leissa (profile)
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Member sinceFeb 21, 2013

Currently readingKilling Kennedy: The End of Camelot by Bill O'Reilly

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