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I like to read well-written fiction, including historical and literary fiction, and the occasional classic novel. I'm always trying to find good book recommendations though.

I try to track all of my reads (and attempted reads), as well as my personal collection and wishlist. I don't always post a review, but I usually rate a book when I complete (or quit on) it.

I really like paperback books, especially trade-sized, but I also like old and plastic-wrapped (library) hardcover books too.

I love going to local library book sales and used bookstores.

I don't keep most books I read, unless I think I'll read them again sometime. I usually swap them on BookMooch or PaperBackSwap, but occasionally I'll sell them online or donate them to a local library.


About my libraryI've logged just about every book I own, plus a good number of the ones I've read over the past several years.

I've also started adding wishlist books to track those.


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Favorite authorsMargaret Atwood, Kevin Baker, Heinrich Böll, T. C. Boyle, Gabrielle Burton, Susanna Clarke, Liza Dalby, Charles Dickens, Chitra Divakaruni, Firoozeh Dumas, Hans Fallada, George Gissing, Günter Grass, Ron Hansen, Jonathan Harr, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Susan Jacoby, Carsten Jensen, Barbara Kingsolver, Sinclair Lewis, Daphne du Maurier, Vladimir Nabokov, Janis Cooke Newman, Téa Obreht, Julie Otsuka, Ruth Ozeki, Brigid Pasulka, Katherine Anne Porter, Jon Ronson, Kyung-sook Shin, Helen Simonson, Betty Smith, Su Tong, Mary Yukari Waters, H. G. Wells, P. G. Wodehouse (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresBook-Go-Round, BookBuyers - Mountain View, Bookshop Santa Cruz, Friends of the Palo Alto Library Bookstore at Cubberley Community Center, Recycle Book Store - San Jose

Favorite librariesDr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library - San José State University and San José Public Library, Santa Clara County Library - Cupertino Library, Santa Clara County Library - Saratoga Library

Favorite listsBBC Big Read, Favorite Dickens novels?, Picaresque Novels, Recommend the 20 best books you've read in the last five years


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