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Member: msemmag

Book tastes

I'm a fan of brain-bending fiction (usually sci-fi or fantasy, but also literary fiction of a similar ilk)- the weirder, the better! I also like non-fiction about history or food :) I want to read more works by queer or POC writers, so any that fit my tastes would be a plus!

Don't get this!

uuuuuuhh no Ayn Rand, please. Not super into Clancy-esque thrillers either.

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Country

United States


Santa: Select books from Powell's

Store: Powell's (http://www.powells.com)

Shipping: Note that five dollars have been subtracted, for shipping.

Amount to spend: $15 USD

loubrarian's picks so far.

ISBN/ASINLinkTitlePrice
9780142420911https://www.powells.com/book/-9780142420911Akata Witch10.99
9780547722023https://www.powells.com/book/a-wizard-of-earthsea-9780547722023/18-3A Wizard of Earthsea7.94 if I can go over budget

Secret Santa

msemmag's Secret Santa is loubrarian. Help loubrarian pick the right book.

Comments/suggestions

loubrarian: Season's Greetings from the UK!

I really hope that you like your book!

I had a tough time choosing a book for you, so here are some extra suggestions:

Station Eleven by Emily St John Mandel

Ancillary Justice by Ann Leckie

(The above two books were both recommended for you by LibraryThing; I thought they would be a bit too much of an obvious choice, they were also over-budget, sorry).

LGBT+ read: The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson - I didn't choose this one because I haven't read it.

I'd also like to say you have a great LT library.

Have a lovely holiday,

Louise x (Sun, 02 Dec 2018 13:54:25 -0500)

lorannen: Removed A Wizard of Earthsea (9780547722023) due to budget. We can't order used copies for SantaThing.

Done. (Sat, 08 Dec 2018 18:48:51 -0500)

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