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About meWell, like everyone here probably, I'm a voracious reader. I currently also work in a used book store which is just terrific.

My background is geology and education. Other than reading I like rowing (preferably on starboard :) ) and weight training. Lately I'm an amateur foodie excited by a bunch of new vegan cookbooks I've been trying out with good results.

I mostly read fiction - I guess it would be categorized as contemporary fiction, but I read a broad spectrum of other things as well.

If you share any books with me and see I'm missing something you just loved, suggest it to me. I'd like to get some good recommendations.

GroupsBookMooching, Fans of Russian authors, Geology, Houstonians, Science!, Vegetarians and vegans

Favorite authorsNevada Barr, Jeffrey Eugenides, Jonathan Franzen, Tana French, Malcolm Gladwell, Lisa Lutz, Steve Martin, Susan Cummins Miller, Marion Nestle, Joyce Carol Oates, Philip Pullman, Tom Rachman, Ayn Rand, Richard Russo, Edward Rutherfurd, Jane Smiley, John Steinbeck, Jeannette Walls, Mo Willems (Shared favorites)

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Member sinceOct 30, 2007

Currently readingThe Instructions by Adam Levin
How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe: A Novel (Vintage) by Charles Yu
The Position: A Novel by Meg Wolitzer
The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
The Tao of Martha: My Year of LIVING; Or, Why I'm Never Getting All That Glitter Off of the Dog by Jen Lancaster

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