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CollectionsYour library (2,552), Fiction (1,563), children's library (487), classics (83), Non-fiction (197), Kyle's office (81), To read (489), read next (74), Kyle's to Read (193), Currently reading (2), Wishlist (70), Read but unowned (115), on loan (2), Mass Market Paperbacks (139), omnibus parts (411), incorrect covers (20), the great books - university of chicago (251), Science (325), Astronomy/Astrophysics (80), Physics (59), Mathematics (30), Biology/Medicine (97), Zoology (43), History (79), Art/Photography (88), Philosophy (120), Favorites (101), All collections (3,399)

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Tagsfantasy (1,083), animals (564), science (339), romance (278), non-fiction (263), cats (241), vampires (238), magic (205), history (166), dragons (160) — see all tags

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About meI have a master's degree in Astronomy (University of Maryland), and I work for the Hubble Space Telescope.

I love cats, and I currently have 2, Quigley and Illyria. My husband is Kyle Vick, who got his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Maryland, and who teaches Psychology at Shawnee State University.

I also collect stuffed animals (plush), realistic species not just toys, and I have over 900, representing about 700 or so different species. Wish there was a PlushThing!

About my libraryMostly fantasy, (especially dragons and vampires) also science, (astronomy, physics, math, animals etc.), history and other.
Includes most of my favorite children's books.
Most of the Philosophy and Neuroscience books are Kyle's.

See the photos of the fantasy/fiction section of my library in my member gallery!

While I don't own every book in my catalog, I do own every book in my "My Library" collection. (As well as technically the omnibus parts and the Great books since these are just subworks in books I own).

GroupsAstronomy & Astrophysics, Cats, books, life is good., Common Knowledge, WikiThing, HelpThing, Flaggers!, Librarything Series, Vampire Fiction

Favorite authorsDouglas Adams, Isaac Asimov, Jane Austen, Steve Berry, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Jim Butcher, Kristin Cashore, Cinda Williams Chima, Cassandra Clare, Eoin Colfer, Jasper Fforde, Philippa Gregory, Laurell K. Hamilton, Kim Harrison, Robin Hobb, Sherrilyn Kenyon, Raymond Khoury, Alan Lee, C. S. Lewis, Morgan Llywelyn, Anne McCaffrey, Robert McCloskey, Richelle Mead, Stephenie Meyer, Anne Mortimer, Brandon Mull, J. K. Rowling, Dr. Seuss, Jonathan Stroud, J. R. R. Tolkien, Jules Watson, Alison Weir, Garth Williams, Tad Williams (Shared favorites)

VenuesFavorites | Visited

Favorite bookstoresGoodwill Bookstore - Portsmouth, OH, Half Price Books - Carriage Place, Half Price Books - South Hills, Half Price Books - West Lane

Favorite librariesMt. Lebanon Public Library

Favorite listsMy Wishlist, My Wishlist - Children's, My Wishlist - YA, My Wishlist-Mystery/Fiction, My Wishlist-SciFi-Fantasy

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Real nameAlison Vick

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Member sinceJun 1, 2012

Currently readingIsles of Refuge: Wildlife and History of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands by Mark J. Rauzon
Written in My Own Heart's Blood by Diana Gabaldon

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Love the bookcases and the space for the sword. I have a airship propeller in the corner of my library but I'd love to build in the space for it to make it fit better.
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What a beautiful and inspiring library!
The addition of the picture & info on C.C. Li are great. And it made your Dad happy to have it added where more folks may see it.
Wow. They do look the same!! Both gorgeous. :)
Well, Milady wakes everyone up (meows until we don't get up or just jumps on you) to feed her. Emma, the other cat, has to be followed around and forced to eat.
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This is beautiful.
Thanks for the comment re the Spine Poetry. Been there, done that, so I couldn't resist. This has been a lot of fun.
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I love the image this creates.
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That's brilliant.
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Great!
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