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About me"So,...what do we got here?"

"...We got ourselves a READER!!"

(Bill Hicks)

About my libraryMost books borrowed from the library. Thankfully there is one! Support your local library!


Favorite authorsSvetlana Alexievich, Anne Applebaum, Isaac Babel, Charles Bukowski, John Fante, Gaito Gazdanov, Hergé, Edgar P. Jacobs, George Orwell, Hugo Pratt, Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Jacques Tardi, Leo Tolstoy (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresAthenaeum Boekhandel, Boekhandel Douwes, Boekhandel Huyser, Boekhandel Libris, Boekhandel v/h Van Gennep, Boekhandel Westerhof, Broese Boekverkopers, De Kler Leiden, Dominicanen (voorheen Selexyz/Polare), Donner, Erven J. Bijleveld, Foyles, Oude Boekhandel, voorheen H.W. Meijer jr., Paagman Centrum, Parimar/de Boekenmarkt, Scheltema, The American Book Center, The American Book Center, Van Stockum, Van Stockum Boekverkopers, Waanders In de Broeren, Waterstones Amsterdam, Waterstones London (Piccadilly), Zwart op Wit

Favorite librariesBibliotheek Zoetermeer, Filmhuis Den Haag, Openbare Bibliotheek Den Haag - Centrale Bibliotheek

Favorite listsThe 100 Best Books of All Time by Norwegian Book Club (World Library), The Guardian's 1000 Novels Everyone Must Read, Russian Literature

LocationDen Haag Area

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Werken by A.A. Achmatova
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