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Member: Olivia3010

Book tastes

Quite varied taste, love historical fiction (especially about The Tudors, Marie Antoinette and the world wars) will also read non-fiction about these subjects. Also enjoy YA, especially fantasy and just regular fantasy. Classics, psychological crime, romance. I prefer fiction to non-fiction, also love cookbooks and fashion books.

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Please no science books or biographies or sports books.

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Country

Australia


Santa: Select books from Book Depository

Store: Book Depository (http://www.bookdepository.com)

Amount to spend: $25 USD

sahra's picks so far.

ISBN/ASINLinkTitlePrice
9780062007407https://www.bookdepository.com/Dangerous-Angels-Francesca-Lia-Block/9780062007407Dangerous Angels : Five Weetzie Bat Books9.34
9780330440004https://www.bookdepository.com/Boy-Who-Loved-Anne-Frank-Ellen-Feldman/9780330440004The Boy Who Loved Anne Frank : A Novel7.71
9780241968093https://www.bookdepository.com/Man-High-Castle-Philip-K-Dick/9780241968093The Man in the High Castle8.16

Secret Santa

Olivia3010's Secret Santa is sahra. Help sahra pick the right book.

Comments/suggestions

sahra: Hi Olivia3010,

Two of these are historical fiction about WWII, and one is fantasy YA. Two out of three are classics in their genres. I thought this crossed many of your tastes. :) Hope you like the choices, and happy holidays! :)

Best,

Sara (sahra) (Fri, 30 Nov 2018 23:49:21 -0500)

olegalCA: Dorothea's War by Crewdson is $5.95 (Sun, 09 Dec 2018 22:22:55 -0500)

Cfraser: The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver is historical fiction (5.81) - mostly set in the 1950s, postwar world. I highly recommend it. (Sun, 09 Dec 2018 22:24:05 -0500)

Peace2: The Harbour by Francesca Brill 9781408831519 (war time Hong Kong)

Travels with my Aunt 9780099282587 or The Quiet American 9780099478393 by Graham Greene

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens 9780141324524 (Sun, 09 Dec 2018 22:34:18 -0500)

jburlinson: Mistress of the Maze, by J.P. Reedman. $6.83. 9781544252070. Historical fiction about the mistress of Henry II. (Sun, 09 Dec 2018 22:36:17 -0500)

Cariola: Top notch World War I novel: Regeneration by Pat Barker. 978014103093 $5.93. https://www.bookdepository.com/Regeneration-Pat-Barker/9780141030937?ref=grid-view

A few classics: Daniel Deronda by George Eliot. 9781853261763 https://www.bookdepository.com/Daniel-Deronda-George-Eliot/9781853261763?ref=grid-view&qid=1544468554756&sr=1-1

The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton. 9780553213201. $5.64. https://www.bookdepository.com/House-Mirth-Edith-Wharton/9780553213201?ref=grid-view&qid=1544469215630&sr=1-31

Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton. 9781593080747 $5.64 https://www.bookdepository.com/Age-Innocence-Barnes-Noble-Classics-Series-Edith-Wharton/9781593080747?ref=grid-view&qid=1544469304919&sr=1-68 (Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:17:35 -0500)

lorannen: Removed The Man in the High Castle (9780241968093) due to budget. Replaced with Dorothea's War (9781780224824), as suggested by olegalCA.

Done. (Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:01:33 -0500)

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