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CollectionsYour library (785), To read (153), ISF (61), on iPod (9), Currently reading (8), All collections (847)

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About meEcology postdoc, at Rutgers University. Married, 1 kid, 2 cats, 1 fish.

About my libraryCurrent challenges/Group Reading
All Africa "Safari"
US Presidents Challenge
Dewey Decimal Challenge
Library of Congress Classification Challenge
50 book challenge
1010 challenge
Go Review That Book!
Horn Point Lab Fast and Loose Book Club (face to face - what a concept!)

Quotes I like
"Education is the enemy of prejudice" - Nelson Mandela

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Groups50 Book Challenge, Dewey Decimal Challenge, Go Review That Book!, History at 30,000 feet: The Big Picture, LC Classification Challenge, TBR Challenge

Favorite authorsOrson Scott Card, Jared Diamond, David Hackett Fischer, Thomas L. Friedman, Mark Kurlansky, David McCullough, Joseph Wheelan, Simon Winchester (Shared favorites)

MembershipER. LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway

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Member sinceFeb 17, 2007

Currently readingThe Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise by Michael Grunwald
The Odyssey by Alexander Pope
Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms by Eugenia Bone
In the Basement of the Ivory Tower: The Truth About College by Professor X
The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin
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