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CollectionsYour library (1,757), Mystery (779), Horror (333), Science Fiction (200), General Fiction (380), Nonfiction (93), E--Book (1), Read but unowned (18), Currently reading (3), To read (627), Favorites (119), All collections (1,784)
TagsZombies (116), Humor (101), 2010 Reads (98), Anthologies (91), Signed Limited (84), Hard Case Crime Series (70), Small Press -- Delirium Books (67), WTSHTF (60), Post-Apocalyptic (57), 2012 Reads (56) — see all tags
About meEditor and graphic artist. Favorite genre is really hard-hitting in-your-face noir, sometimes labeled neo-noir and psycho-noir. Really love some of the small presses out there: Capital Crime Press, Bleakhouse, Stark House, New Pulp Press, Tyrus Books, Busted Flush Press, Permuted Press, Delirium Books (changed to Dark Fuse in Fall 2011) just to name a few. Since I wrote this ~2010, some of these small presses have not done much or gone under, e.g., Capital Crime and Busted Flush, while others have done increasingly well, e.g., Delirium/Dark Fuse, New Pulp Press. Not really into "best sellers" or popular books, though in my reading history I have read almost any genre.
About my libraryEclectic collection. Have been collecting books since about 1972. Have most books uploaded now; about 50 older books yet to go. Then again, I also keep getting more. Enjoy reading much more than cataloging so who knows if this process will ever end.
GroupsCrime, Thriller & Mystery, Hardboiled / Noir Crime Fiction, Horror Book Club, Most Disturbing Books, Name that Book, Once a Month Zombie Reads, Post-apocalyptic Literature, Science Fiction Fans, Thing(amabrarian)s That Go Bump in the Night, Weird Fiction —show all groups, What Are You Reading Now?
Favorite authorsBill Cameron, Mark Coggins, Reed Farrel Coleman, Troy Cook, Colin Cotterill, Robert Fate, Gillian Flynn, Greg F. Gifune, Victor Gischler, Charlie Huston, Craig Johnson, Michael Koryta, Joe R. Lansdale, Iain Levison, Ronald Malfi, Joe McKinney, Tom Piccirilli, Jeff Strand, Charles Willeford, Don Winslow (Shared favorites)
Favorite bookstoresNU2U Books
Real nameAnsley M. Pigg
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceOct 30, 2009
Currently readingQuarry's Ex (Hard Case Crime Novels) by Max Allan Collins
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