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About meBooklover, compulsive book-buyer and blogging about it for over seven years - do visit 'Annabel's House of Books' - see the link below. A materials scientist by training, I worked in industry for ages before belatedly becoming a mum at 40, and am now working as a school Lab Technician.
About my libraryI buy far too many books, my unread now outnumber my read ones, but if I see something interesting I have to buy it! I aim to read over 100 books each year, and to review most of the books I read - Do let me know what you think, (expanded reviews and comment are on my blog 'Annabel's House of Books' http://www.annabookbel.net/ and also http://shinynewbooks.co.uk where I am Fiction Editor).
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Favorite authorsPeter Ackroyd, Paul Auster, Beryl Bainbridge, Iain Banks, Nicola Barker, Nina Bawden, Sebastian Beaumont, Lawrence Block, Christopher Brookmyre, John le Carré, Raymond Chandler, Tracy Chevalier, Lauren Child, Jonathan Coe, Michael Connelly, Amanda Craig, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sally Gardner, Laurie Graham, Robert Graves, Graham Greene, Russell Hoban, Alice Hoffman, Nick Hornby, Elmore Leonard, David Lodge, Ian McEwan, Paul Micou, Richard Russo, Marcus Sedgwick, Anne Tyler, Salley Vickers, Evelyn Waugh, Angela Young (Shared favorites)
Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway
Locationnr Oxford, UK
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceSep 8, 2006
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