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About my libraryLimited by the confines of a city-sized apartment, but we pack as much in as we can. Our library* is full of media studies, gender studies, cultural American history books, and a growing pile of board books. In my not so copious free time, I'm getting back into reading fiction (and am taking suggestions)! I just realized that I've been unconsciously been working my way through Booker Prize winners...
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Favorite librariesBeatley Library - Simmons College, Boston Public Library, Cambridge Public Library - Main Branch, Cambridge Public Library, Boudreau Branch, Cambridge Public Library, Central Square Branch, Mattapoisett Free Public Library, Mount Holyoke College Library, Somerville Public Library
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Real nameAbby Blachly
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Member sinceDec 12, 2005
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