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About meWriter, reader, mother, cook, geek, cynical idealist.

About my libraryMy Library represents books that have shaped my reading/writing life. It doesn't include every book I've read, or indeed every book I own, just those books that for some reason I consider significant to me. I've tried to write at least a brief review of every book I've read since 2001.

I use the ratings to assess both how much I liked the book and also how significant it was in my overall reading life. Therefore, perfectly good but forgettable books may fall down to the bottom of the scale, while not perfect but very significant books may float to the top.

5★ - Mind-blowing. Highly recommended.
4.5★ - Between good and great--still deciding. Highly recommended.
4★ - Powerful or important. Recommended.
3.5★ - Pretty good, but debating whether to keep it in my personal library.
2.5-3★ - Entertaining but likely forgettable. Take it or leave it.
1.5-2★ - Poor. Not recommended.
1★ - Abandoned it.
0.5★ - The worst of the worst. Laughably bad.

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Favorite authorsMargaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Ray Bradbury, Octavia E. Butler, Michael Chabon, Michael Cunningham, Philip K. Dick, Stephen Dobyns, E. M. Forster, Neil Gaiman, Edward Gorey, Ursula K. Le Guin, Joe Hill, Kazuo Ishiguro, Shirley Jackson, Stephen King, Harper Lee, Jonathan Lethem, Cormac McCarthy, David Mitchell, Christopher Moore, Mary Doria Russell, John Steinbeck, Kurt Vonnegut, H. G. Wells, Ben H. Winters (Shared favorites)

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Favorite librariesOrange County Public Library - Hyconeechee Regional Library

Favorite lists, , Big Reading List of Dystopian and Apocalyptic Literature, Big Reading List of Literature About Women and Girls, Domestic Suspense, Highest Rated Books, Scary ghost stories - no zombies, vampires or werewolves, please, Shannon's Read-Alikes List, Shannon's Reading List, Short and Sweet, Small Town Fiction, ST to-read CAN, ST to-read EastCoast, ST to-read GLOB, ST to-read HIST, ST to-read MidWest, ST to-read NewEng, ST to-read South, ST to-read SouthWest, ST to-read UK+IRE, ST to-read West, ST to-read WestCoast, Strange Towns, Unread books

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Currently readingMiddlemarch by George Eliot
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J. K. Rowling
Vanishing Point by Michaela Roessner

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