This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Search compskibook's books

Members with compskibook's books

Member gallery (8)

(see all 8 pictures)

RSS feeds

Recently-added books

compskibook's reviews

Reviews of compskibook's books, not including compskibook's

Helper badges

CoverGuessGolden PearCourting CasketFiverTenner

 

Member: compskibook

CollectionsSummer Books 2017 (18), Summer Books 2016 (21), Your library (576), Currently reading (3), To read (27), To reread (4), Wishlist (1), Read but unowned (435), Favorites (30), Antiques (51), Classroom Storage (193), Classroom to MC (47), Classroom Missing (8), All collections (1,322)

Reviews2 reviews

TagsYouth (243), Picture Book (125), Classic (89), Nonfiction (67), Taught (61), Novel (51), Signed (43), CES (39), Reference (36), Dana Girls (34) — see all tags

MediaBook (1,322), Paper Book (1,231), Audiobook (9), Ebook (4)

Cloudstag cloud, author cloud, tag mirror

Recommendations2 recommendations

About meI teach elementary library and downhill skiing, but not at the same time :)

Books I've read, comments, and books I am thinking of reading can be found on my 50 Book Challenge Thread

Recently Read:



Spy School Secret Service by Stuart Gibbs
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
Spy School Goes South by Stuart Gibbs
Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster by Jonathan Auxier

Currently Reading:



The Griffins of Castle Cary by Heather Shumaker
Prince Caspian by C. S. Lewis (reread)
Knife's Edge by Hope Larson

About my libraryI started buying Dell Yearling Books back in grade school, and in middle school I started collecting old children's books. The four summers I worked as a bookseller added greatly to my library. Now I have books piled throughout my house. The picture above shows my paperback selves with just some of my treasures.

My Ratings:
5 Stars = I absolutely loved it!
4 Stars = I loved it!
3 Stars = I liked it!
2 Stars = It was okay.
1 Star = I didn't like it.

I usually try to read library books and then buy the paperback if it fits into one of the above categories.

Groups50 Book Challenge, Arrested Development, Children's Literature, Hogwarts Express, I Love Jane Austen, Librarians who LibraryThing, LTers with dogs, Read YA Lit, Teachers who LibraryThing, The Green Dragonshow all groups

Favorite authorsLouisa May Alcott, Bill Amend, Jane Austen, Bill Bryson, Frances Hodgson Burnett, John D. Fitzgerald, Philippa Gregory, C. S. Lewis, Christopher Moore, Rainbow Rowell, J. K. Rowling, Markus Zusak (Shared favorites)

VenuesFavorites

Favorite bookstoresBetween the Covers, McLean and Eakin Booksellers, Round Lake Book Store

Favorite librariesCharlevoix Public Library, Harbor Springs Library, Petoskey Public Library

Other favoritesC.S. Lewis Festival, Charlevoix Waterfront Art Fair

Also onFlickr, Take11

LocationPetoskey, Michigan

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/compskibook (profile)
/catalog/compskibook (library)

Member sinceJun 27, 2007

Currently readingPrince Caspian (Full-Color Collector's Edition) by C. S. Lewis
Knife's Edge: A Graphic Novel (Four Points, Book 2) by Hope Larson
The Griffins of Castle Cary by Heather Shumaker

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 134,091,663 books! | Top bar: Always visible