CollectionsYour library (1,115), To read (28), Currently reading (6), Read but unowned (51), LE (59), Book Club Edition (63), Need To Review (22), eBook (12), All collections (1,171)
TagsScience Fiction (403), Series (277), Fantasy (219), Humor (155), Collection (153), Fiction (107), British Humor (63), Short Story (63), Satire (52), Reference (52) — see all tags
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About meA former molecular biologist and professional stagehand turned software engineer pushed into management who can cook a pretty damn good meal, run a two-scene manual light board, sequence DNA, and build a half-way decent set of cabinets.
About my libraryNot even close to the biggest libraries, but it still seems plenty large to me. Especially when I think of the number of books I've sold or given away during various moves. But that's pretty much it, except for the odd book on loan to a friend, and the ever-continuing new acquisitions.
The non-fiction will probably never catch up to the fiction, but I seem to be reading more and more of it the farther I get from college and being forced to read so much of it. Now that I'm done cataloging, maybe I should get to work on building a new home for them...
Since I've joined Bookmooch to provide a home for the books I don't want to keep any longer but I still want to note them, all those books are "Read but unowned". Some retain the pre-collections tag of "Mooched Away". Unfortunately for the moochers, I want to keep most of the books I have. On the flip-side, it seems most of the stuff I don't want, somebody does, as it is almost always mooched within 2 days of posting.
Groups40-Something Library Thingers, BookMooching, Early Reviewers, Go Review That Book!, Science Fiction Fans, Tea!, What Are You Reading Now?
Favorite authorsRay Bradbury, David Brin, Neil Gaiman, Lawrence Lessig, Tim Powers, Terry Pratchett (Shared favorites)
Favorite bookstoresTattered Cover Book Store - Colfax Avenue (Denver), Tattered Cover Book Store - Historic LoDo, The Bookery Nook
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Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway
LocationDenver, Colorado, USA
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceOct 31, 2006
Currently readingBlood Passion: The Ludlow Massacre and Class War in the American West by Scott Martelle
Presidential Commissions & National Security: The Politics of Damage Control by Kenneth Kitts
The Big Sort: Why the Clustering of Like-Minded America Is Tearing Us Apart by Bill Bishop
Maps: Finding Our Place in the World by James R. Akerman Jr.
The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives (Vintage) by Leonard Mlodinow
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