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CollectionsYour library (3,971), Public Library borrowed (24), Wishlist (5), Read but unowned (3), Favorites (114), Ebooks (2), All collections (4,005)

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Tagsfiction (3,078), sf (1,724), fantasy (673), nonfiction (633), comedy (349), historical fiction (313), child (278), food (195), adventure (171), multi-author anthology (116) — see all tags

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About meSF fans of longstanding, conrunners, food blogger, teacher, married 20 years, share house with one cat. Though yearnings are being expressed for more spaniels.

Currently involved with Illustrious (Eastercon 2011), and the bid for Worldcon in London in 2014.

About my libraryHe's the sailor, into hard SF and science, she's the cooking, classic literature and most of the fantasy. How gender specific can you get?

From Her: I've started rating things:

1 is I'm going to rate it just to say it's vile,
3 is serviceable for purpose,

Groups18th-19th Century Britain, Ace Doubles, BBC Radio 4 Listeners, Bits for Brits, Boats and Sailing, British & Irish Children's Fiction, Brits, Cheeseheads of Wisconsin (COW), Chocolate!, Cookbookersshow all groups

Favorite authorsE. F. Benson, Jasper Fforde, Georgette Heyer, Robin Hobb, Neal Stephenson, Charles Stross, Sheri S. Tepper (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresRare and Racy, Waterstone's Sheffield Orchard Square


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Real nameFran and John Dowd

LocationSheffield, UK

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceMar 21, 2006

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