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About meIntroduction To Me:

I'm LT User #34,867. :)

Want to know what I'm doing? You can usually find me adding books to my Little Free Library, attending BookCrossing or LibraryThing Meet-Ups, drinking coffee, feeding 3 feral cats, playing with my grandson, thinking up new TIOLI challenges, or bird-watching.

In the past, I have been called "the Johnny Appleseed of books". :)

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I like both fiction and non-fiction. I prefer English translations of foreign (especially Middle Eastern or Asian) novels and books by lesser known authors. My newest fixation is reading books on an old Kindle given to me by my daughter.

My Wishlist on BookMooch: where I can try to actually find some of these books.

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Favorite authorsJonathan Carroll, Pat Conroy, Curt Finch, Atul Gawande, Sayed Kashua, Yehoshua Kenaz, Stephen King, Rattawut Lapcharoensap, Patrick McGrath, Haruki Murakami, Tim O'Brien, Kenzaburō Ōe, Amos Oz, Edeet Ravel, Haim Sabato, Meir Shalev, Akira Yoshimura, Michael Zadoorian (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresBarnes & Noble Booksellers - Ellicott City, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Rockville Pike, Beach Book Mart, Daedalus Books & Music - Columbia, Emerald Isle Books & Toys, Friends of the Library Bookstore - Rockville, MD, Friends of the Library Bookstore - Wheaton, MD, Labyrinth Books, Second Story Books, Second Story Books - Rockville, MD, Silver Spring Books, The Book Thing of Baltimore, Inc.

Favorite librariesBaltimore County Public Library - Catonsville Library, Rockville Library - Montgomery County Public Libraries (MD), Twinbrook Library - Montgomery County Public Libraries (MD)

Other favoritesKensington Day of the Book Festival, Stone Ridge Used Book Sale - 2009, National Book Festival, LibraryThing H.Q., BC in DC - Bookcrossers of MD/DC/VA, Tikvat Israel Congregation, Gaithersburg Book Festival - 2011, Kensington International Day of the Book Festival - 2013, Selah Books International

Favorite listsBest Israeli Reading, Books That Made Me Cry


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Real nameMadeline

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Member sinceApr 15, 2006

Currently readingBiblioholism: The Literary Addiction by Tom Raabe
Italian mysteries, or, More secrets than one by Francis Lathom
Tel Aviv Noir (Akashic Noir) by Etgar Keret
Ice trap : a novel of suspense by Kitty Sewell
My beloved world by Sonia Sotomayor

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