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About me'Just another hard-working dog.

About my libraryI am a book hoarder. There, I said it. A bona fide "Tsundoku". Books and book titles, are hunted in all suitable habitats, from threads of LT, from dozens of libraries throughout nearby towns, in library sale basements, in enormous bins at the Goodwill Outlet, etc. My library is a bit virtual; I own most, but not all of these.

These threads on LT serve as my book journal:

Last years' efforts are here:

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Groups100 Books in 2012 Challenge, 100 Books in 2013 Challenge, 50-Something Library Thingers, 501 Must-Read Books, 75 Books Challenge for 2012, 75 Books Challenge for 2013, 75 Books Challenge for 2014, 75 Books Challenge for 2015, All Books Africa, All Things New Englandshow all groups

Favorite authorsNicholas A. Basbanes, Wendell Berry, Bill Bryson, Charles Darwin, Richard Dawkins, Don DeLillo, Charles Dickens, Fyodor Dostoevsky, William Faulkner, Thomas L. Friedman, Graham Greene, Bernd Heinrich, Ernest Hemingway, Christopher Hitchens, Homer, Jon Krakauer, Cormac McCarthy, George Orwell, Saki, J. D. Salinger, William Shakespeare, Paul Theroux, Leo Tolstoy, Ivan Turgenev, Mark Twain, David Foster Wallace, Edward O. Wilson, Simon Winchester, P. G. Wodehouse (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresPowell's City of Books (Portland), Strand Bookstore, The Book Barn, Whitlocks Book Barn

Favorite librariesCheshire Public Library, Clark Memorial Library, Homer Babbidge Library (University of Connecticut Main Library), Linderman Library at Lehigh University, Miller Memorial Central Library (Hamden Public Library), New Haven Free Public Library: Main Library (Ives Memorial Library), Yale University - Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library (BRBL)

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