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Member: RcCarol

CollectionsUntitled collection (2), E-Squared (158), Your library (862), Currently reading (3), To read (94), Read but unowned (73), Favorites (8), All collections (913)

Reviews24 reviews

TagsNonfiction (270), Fiction (245), American (189), History (171), Children (163), Classic (132), To Be Read (93), English (92), European History (82), List (79) — see all tags

MediaNot set (2), Book (910), Paper Book (845), Audiobook (7), Other (1)

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About my libraryMy husband and I both brought a lot of books into this house. Most of the books labeled "To Be Read" are his, though I hope to read most of them myself. I may change the label at some point, because I'm not sure I'm really going to read all of them.

We both love to read, and our interests are rather varied. He was an English Literature major, so we have a ton of classics. Though we've lately become interested in history, I think that our first love will always be good literature.

I have decided to include books that I do not own, and they are indicated as such in the tags. Unless the work was listed in the 1001 (or however many) books you need to read before you die, I am only including books that I either reviewed on Amazon back in the day or that I have read since signing up for LibraryThing.

GroupsAncient History, Audiobooks, Biographies, Memoirs and Autobiographies, Children's Fiction, FantasyFans, From Avalon to Tir Na Nog, Medieval Europe, Mythology, Non-Fiction Readers, Reading Globallyshow all groups

Favorite authorsMargaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Winston S. Churchill, Thomas Hardy, Homer, Victor Hugo, William Manchester, Gabriel García Márquez, Plato, William Shakespeare, John Steinbeck, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, J. R. R. Tolkien, Leo Tolstoy (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresElliott Bay Book Company (Seattle), House of Serendipity, Seminary Co-op Bookstore

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceJan 12, 2008

Currently readingAeschylus II: The Suppliant Maidens and The Persians, Seven against Thebes and Prometheus Bound (The Complete Greek Trag by Aeschylus
The Supreme Court of the United States by Charles Evans Hughes
The Years Of Lyndon Johnson - Means Of Ascent by Robert A. Caro

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