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CollectionsYour library (1,002), Wishlist (75), Currently reading (3), To read (473), Read but unowned (231), Favorites (54), Read in 2016 (69), Read in 2015 (85), Read in 2013 (90), Read in 2012 (93), Read in 2011 (80), Read prior to 2011 (4), Did not finish (27), Read in 2014 (103), All collections (1,102)

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About meMy top ten books for 2012 were:

The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey
Plainsong by Kent Haruf
The Colour of Milk by Nell Leyshon
The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt
A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
The Secret Scripture by Sebastian Barry
Gillespie and I by Jane Harris
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque

Top 10 reads for 2014
The Orenda by Joseph Boyden
Madness: A Memoir by Kate Richards
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl by Harriet Ann Jacobs
Bitter Greens by Kate Forsyth
The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller
This House of Grief: The Story of a Murder Trial by Helen Garner
Magda by Meike Ziervogel
Journal by Helene Berr
Whisky Charlie Foxtrot by Annabel Smith
The Girl with all the Gifts by M R Carey

GroupsAustralian LibraryThingers, TinyCat

Favorite authorsPat Barker, Sebastian Barry, Geraldine Brooks, Peter FitzSimons, Philippa Gregory, Kate Grenville, Sonya Hartnett, Kent Haruf, Jennifer Johnston, Toni Jordan, Wally Lamb, Cormac McCarthy, Ann Patchett, Sharon Kay Penman, Anita Shreve, Anne Tyler, Markus Zusak (Shared favorites)

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Real nameSharon

LocationMelbourne, Australia

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceOct 24, 2011

Currently readingThe knife of never letting go by Patrick Ness
The Complete Short Stories of W. Somerset Maugham: Volume II (The World Over) by W. Somerset Maugham
First Person Shooter by Cameron Raynes

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