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TagsChildren's/YA Fiction (866), Fantasy (577), Classics (487), Historical Fiction (372), Christian Nonfiction/Theology (303), Mystery (259), Humor (172), General Fiction (141), Biography/Autobiography (104), Inklings (98) — see all tags

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About meI am a committed Christian, voracious reader, incorrigible booksale shopper, and happy wife and mother. I'm also a freelance editor and copywriter specializing in marketing communications.

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About my libraryAh, this hodge-podge of worlds and ideas jumbled together in the collection called my library. Most of my books are secondhand, discovered joyously at library booksales and thrift stores. I wonder what their histories are, if these books were happy with their former owners before they ended up in a cardboard box at the mercy of strangers. I adopt them and love them.

My library is like me. It is always growing and changing. It is sometimes untidy, spilling off the shelves and onto the floor. My bookshelves runneth over! Very little of my collection is pristine. But it is beloved.

GroupsA Quieter LibraryThing, Agatha Christie, Almack's, Anglophiles, Audiobooks, Baker Street and Beyond, Barbara Pym, BookMooching, Children's Fiction, Church Librariesshow all groups

Favorite authorsJane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Brontë, Frances Hodgson Burnett, G. K. Chesterton, Agatha Christie, Susanna Clarke, Wilkie Collins, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Elizabeth Gaskell, James Herriot, Georgette Heyer, Victor Hugo, Harper Lee, C. S. Lewis, John MacArthur, Patricia A. McKillip, Robin McKinley, L. M. Montgomery, Mary Norton, Robert C. O'Brien, J. I. Packer, Mervyn Peake, Dorothy L. Sayers, Henryk Sienkiewicz, Rosemary Sutcliff, Josephine Tey, William Makepeace Thackeray, J. R. R. Tolkien, Megan Whalen Turner, Elizabeth Wein, P. G. Wodehouse (Shared favorites)

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Favorite librariesAurora Memorial Library (Portage County District Library), Geauga West Library (Geauga County Public Library)

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Currently readingSecret Gardens: The Golden Age of Children's Literature by Humphrey Carpenter
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Taste and See: Savoring the Supremacy of God in All of Life by John Piper
The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment by Jeremiah Burroughs
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