CollectionsYour library (2,219), Read but unowned (106), Currently reading (7), Dominican (72), No longer owned (27), All collections (2,247)
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About meJust someone whose dad used to read her to sleep and who has loved books ever since.
I have a personal and professional interest in children's literature, so I read a lot of children's and young adults' books.
All the best bits of every book get read aloud to my faithful companion, Lili the Tibetan terrier. Some bits she likes better than others.
This is what Lil and I look like most of the time, carrying home the latest haul of books:
About my librarySome of my favourite reads of recent years:
2008: 2009: 2010: 2011: 2012:
Some of my favourite books:
Groups75 Books Challenge for 2011, Canadian Fiction/Non-Fiction Reading Challenge, LTers with dogs
Favorite authorsCharles Dickens, Amy Hempel, Wayne Johnston, C. S. Lewis, Hilary McKay, Patrick Ness, Shaun Tan (Shared favorites)
Favorite bookstoresRaven Books
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceJun 14, 2007
Currently readingThe Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope
More Than a Match by Mark O'Sullivan
Becky Bananas: This Is Your Life! by Jean Ure
A Certain Slant of Light by Laura Whitcomb
From Stone Orchard: A collection of memories by Timothy Findley
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