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About meyo, que me figuraba el Paraiso
bajo la especie de una biblioteca.
- Jorge Luis Borges (Poema de los Dones)

When I imagine Heaven,
I have always pictured it as a kind of library.
- Jorge Luis Borges (Poem of the Gifts)

Siis kui ma olen ettekujutanud Paradiisi,
See on olnud alati raamatukogu sarnane.
- Jorge Luis Borges (Annetiste luuletus)

Currently reading: The Letters of Ernest Hemingway Volume 4 (1929-1931) by Ernest Hemingway, Toomas Nipernaadi by August Gailit, The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith, Florida by Lauren Groff, Oskar Luts by Aivar Kull.

Books read in 2018: (155) Amateur by Thomas Page McBee, (154) Sabrina by Nick Drnaso, (153) Lullaby by Jonathan Maberry, (152) Notes to Self by Emilie Pine,(151) An Unending Landscape by Toomas Vint, (150) Holy Ghost by John Sandford, (149) Stardust by Nasser Rabadi, (148) Girls and Boys by Dennis Kelly, (147) The Ploughmen by Kim Zupan, (146) The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe, (145) Strange Tribe by John Hemingway, (144) Gertrude and Alice by Evalyn Parry a.o., (143) Educated: a memoir by Tara Westover, (142) Luuletused Atitlani järvelt by Mathura, (141) Washington Black by Esi Edugyan, (140) This is the Story of a Happy Marriage by Ann Patchett, (139) A Taste for Vengeance by Martin Walker, (138) The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker, (137) Kuku klubi kuldsed aastad by Heinz Valk, (136) Guatemala maa hing by Mathura, (135) Less by Andrew Sean Greer, (134) The Man Who Spoke Snakish by Andrus Kivirahk, (133) Dantelik auk by Maarja Kangro, (132) Fathers and Sons by Ivan Turgenev,(131) Kuningad by Tiit Aleksejev, (130) Women Talking by Miriam Toewes, (129) The Wandering Border by Jaan Kaplinski, (128) Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga, (127) I Loved a German by Anton Hansen Tammsaare, (126) Silence by Thomas Perry, (125) Milkman by Anna Burns, (124) Me Funny by Drew Hayden Taylor, (123) Shortening the Candle's Wick by Andres Ehin & Ly Seppel, (122) The Water Cure by Sophie Mackintosh, (121) From a Low and Quiet Sea by Donal Ryan, (120) The Rules of Bird Hunting by Eeva Park, (119) The Mars Room by Isabel Kushner, (118) Days of Grace by Doris Karevva, (117) This Insubstantial Pageant by Kate Story, (116) Snap by Belinda Bauer, (115) Four Seasons in Rome by Anthony Doerr, (114) Things We Lost in the Fire (Audiobook) by Mariana Enriquez narrated by Tanya Eby, (113) The Lincoln Lawyer by Michael Connelly, (112) Signs of Life by Anna Raverat, (111) Things We Lost in the Fire by Mariana Enriquez, (110) London Rules by Mick Herron, (109) Broken Ice by Matt Goldman, (108) The Epic of Gilgamesh by Anonymous (A.R. George translation), (107) Shatlia Stories by Various, (106) The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn, (105) My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh, (104) First Love by Gwendoline Riley, (103) A Death in the Family by Karl Ove Knausgaard, (102) Elmet by Fiona Mozley, (101) Possibilities by Herbie Hancock, (100) Days Without End by Sebastian Barry, (99) Sing Unburied Sing by Jesmyn Ward,(98) Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates, (97) Brother by David Chariandy, (96) Vana Tallinn / Old Tallinn by Jaak Viires, (95) Lindstrom Alone by John Moss, (94) Searching for Stars on an Island in Maine by Alan Lightman, (93) Darker with the Lights On by David Hayden, (92) Burning Cities by Kai Aareleid, (91) Gilgamesh: A New English Version by Stephen Mitchell, (90) Giovanni's Room by James Baldwin, (89) Setting the Table by Danny Meyer, (88) Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler, (87) Gone to Dust by Matt Goldman, (86) Viimange monogaamlane by Kristiina Ehin, (85) The Outsider by Stephen King, (84) Bluebird Bluebird by Attica Locke,(83) The Jolly Corner by Henry James, (82) Left Bank by Agnes Poirier, (81) Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle, (80) Macbeth a Novel by A.J. Hartley & David Hewson, (79) The Stranger by Albert Camus, (78) She Rides Shotgun by Jordan Harper, (77) Trick by Domenico Starnone, (76) Love and Ruin by Paula Mclain, (75) Packing My Library by Alberto Manguel, (74) On the Edge of a Sword by Kristiina Ehin, (73) Prizzi's Honor by Richard Condon, (72) The Chameleon by Samuel Fisher, (71) Wade in the Water by Tracy K. Smith, (70) The Dead Mountaineer's Inn by Arkady & Boris Strugatsky, (69) The Postman Always Rings Twice by James M. Cain, (68) Twisted Prey by John Sandford, (67) Galatea by Madeline Miller, (66) Must päike by Paavo Matsin, (65) We That Are Young by Preti Taneja, (64) The Fallen by David Baldacci, (63) Changing My Mind by Zadie Smith, (62) Selected Poetry by Marie Under, (61) Pobeda 1946: A Car called Victory by Ilmar Taska, (60) Circe by Madeleine Miller, (59) Soviet Milk by Nora Ikstena, (58) Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout, (57) Lingvistiline mets by Valdur Mikita, (56) White Shroud by Antanas Skema, (55) Down the River unto the Sea by Walter Mosley, (54) Parisian Cats by Olivia Snaije, (53) Die My Love by Ariana Harwicz, (52) All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque, (51) Attrib. and other stories by Eley Williams, (50) A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain, (49) In the Kitchen with Alain Passard by Christophe Blain, (48) Gaudy Bauble by Isabel Waidner, (47) The White Ship by Aino Kallas, (46) Near to the Wild Heart by Clarice Lispector, (45) Blue Self-Portrait by Noemi Lefebvre, (44) A Wild Haruki Chase by Japan Foundation, (43) Chicago by David Mamet, (42) Uurali kaja by Indrek Jääts, (41) The 100 Year 0ld Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson, (40) The Hakawati by Rabih Alameddine, (39) Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado, (38) The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin, (37) The Dispatcher by John Scalzi, (36) The Murderer's Ape by Jakob Wegelius, (35) The Territory is not the Map by Marilia Garcia, (34) West Cork by Sam Bungay and Jennifer Forde, (33) In the Restaurant by Christoph Ribbat, (32) Tinderbox by Megan Dunn, (31) The Emigrants by W.G. Sebald, (30) Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston, (29) AWOL on the Appalachian Trail by David Miller, (28) How Should One Read a Book? by Virginia Woolf, (27) Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Sadaawi, (26) Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, (25) Laulan laevatäie by Sabine Burger,(24) The Complete Stories by Clarice Lispector, (23) The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben, (22) Need to Know by Karen Cleveland, (21) Spain in our Hearts by Adam Hochschild, (20) Reading for Survival by John D. MacDonald, (19) The Au Pair by Anna Dowdall, (18) Why Bob Dylan Matters by Richard Thomas, (17) Passage by Gwen Benaway, (16) The Bomb Maker by Thomas Perry, (15) Absolutely on Music by Haruki Murakami, (14) Kukeseene kuulamise kunst by Valdur Mikita, (13) The Early Stories of Truman Capote by Truman Capote, (12) Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman, (11) The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle, (10) After the End of the World by Jonathan L. Howard, (9) The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy, (8) The Imam of Tawi-Tawi by Ian Hamilton, (7) Song of the Dead by Douglas Lindsay,(6) The Reservoir Tapes by Jon McGregor, (5) Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli, (4) The Island of Dr. Moreau by H.G. Wells, (3) Bellevue Square by Michael Redhill, (2) Carter & Lovecraft by Jonathan L. Howard, (1) Portrait of a Murderer by Anne Meredith.

About my libraryStarted music & theatrical recordings library at
listing primarily Jazz & Classical boxsets and Estonian recordings to start with.

Groups100 Books in 2016 Challenge, 75 Books Challenge for 2017, BBC Radio 3 Listeners, Combiners!

Favorite authorsKaren Armstrong, Samuel Beckett, Lawrence Block, Anthony Burgess, James Lee Burke, John Cage, John le Carré, Lee Child, Agatha Christie, Michael Connelly, Robert Crais, Colin Dexter, Umberto Eco, Kristiina Ehin, F. Scott Fitzgerald, George MacDonald Fraser, Ernest Hemingway, Russell Hoban, Stephen Hunter, Adam Johnson, Jaan Kaplinski, Jaan Kross, Stieg Larsson, Juhan Liiv, David Mamet, Alberto Manguel, Cormac McCarthy, Haruki Murakami, Sofi Oksanen, Robert B. Parker, Thomas Perry, Richard Pevear, Arvo Pärt, Alex Ross, William Shakespeare, Josephine Tey, Veljo Tormis, Larissa Volokhonsky, Jeanette Winterson, Daniel Woodrell (Shared favorites)

VenuesFavorites | Visited

Favorite bookstoresApollo Raamatumaja, Archambault Berri, Ben McNally Books, Blackwell's Oxford, Book City (Danforth), Book City (St Clair), Chapters - Bayview Village, Chapters - Festival Hall, Chapters - World's Biggest Book Store, Eliot's Bookshop, Handy Book Exchange, Hunter Street Books, Indigo - Yorkdale Shopping Centre, Indigo Books - Yonge & Eglinton, Nicholas Hoare, Raamatukoi, Sleuth Of Baker Street, Ten Editions, Theatre Books, University of Toronto Bookstore

Favorite librariesBellevue Regional Library, Eesti Rahvusraamatukogu (National Library of Estonia), Toronto Public Library - Barbara Frum

Other favoritesThe Word on the Street Festival - Toronto, Luminato - Toronto Festival of Arts + Creativity, Joe’s Pub, Elebash Recital Hall, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York (CUNY), Berkeley Arts and Letters - First Congregational Church of Berkeley, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Embassy of Finland

Favorite lists1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die


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Currently readingAccompanied Voices: Poets on Composers: From Thomas Tallis to Arvo Pärt by John Greening
Oskar Luts : pildikesi kirjanikupõlvest by Aivar Kull
The Letters of Ernest Hemingway : Volume 4, 1929-1931 (The Cambridge Edition of the Letters of Ernest Hemingway) by Ernest Hemingway
Florida by Lauren Groff
Toomas Nipernaadi (Dedalus European Classics) by August Gailit
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