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Books1,159 books cataloged
About me„Books! ‚tis a dull and endless strive:
About my libraryThe list represents by no means my complete library. I am only listing books which have occupied my attention since I joined or have significantly stuck in my head for some reason. The term 'childrens' has not found its way into my collection of tags; I believe that almost any novel or story could be digested by an intelligent child of 12 years and have therefore omitted the category.
Favorite authorsKaren Armstrong, Jane Austen, Dietrich Bartel, Bill Bryson, Agatha Christie, Carl Dahlhaus, Meister Eckhart, Umberto Eco, Hans Heinrich Eggebrecht, James R. Gaines, Brothers Grimm, E. T. A. Hoffmann, C. S. Lewis, Joyce Meyer, Charles Perrault, Jonathan Sacks, Rudolf Steiner, Richard Taruskin, Christoph Wolff (Shared favorites)
Favorite listsThe Guardian's 1000 Novels Everyone Must Read
Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway
Account typeprivate, lifetime
Member sinceDec 28, 2008