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CollectionsYour library (1,085), Currently reading (3), To read (546), EBooks (8), Audiobook (5), Reference (43), Unfinished (13), All collections (1,091)

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About meMy life has gone in a completely different direction than I would have thought 3 years ago. I was going to move to NYC and be Carrie Bradshaw. I want to travel. I like beer. I wish I could drink martinis but vodka makes me sick. I like food, especially Italian and Japanese. I could live off sushi. I adore sitting in a coffee shop and reading all day. My best friend is my little sis. I love music. I want to learn to play the guitar. I love to read- my favorite books are definitely fantasy-Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings- and classics- Anna Karenina, anything by Jane Austen. I love to shop although I wish I had the patience for thrift stores- I just can't stand to dig for hours. My favorite store is the grocery store. I hate my job- its the most bored I have ever been. I can't wait to have a career that I am passionate about. I'm obsessed with politics. I'm a retired roller derby player and an aspiring aerialist.

Groups1001 Books to read before you die, Group Reads - Literature, Hogwarts Express, I Love Jane Austen, Knitters Inc.

Favorite authorsJane Austen, Jasper Fforde, Philippa Gregory, Ernest Hemingway, Gregory Maguire, Philip Pullman, Patrick Rothfuss, David Sedaris, J. R. R. Tolkien (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresA Room of One's Own, Avol's Bookstore, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - East Towne Mall, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - West Towne Mall, Frugal Muse West, Half Price Books - Essex Square, Rainbow Bookstore Co-op, Shakti, The University Book Store

Favorite librariesDeForest Area Public Library, Madison Public Library - Alicia Ashman Branch, Madison Public Library - Central Library, Sun Prairie Public Library

Other favoritesWisconsin Union Theater, Olbrich Botanical Garden, WisCon 2008, Chazen Museum of Art (formerly Elvehjem Museum of Art), Wisconsin Book Festival 2010, Overture Center for the Arts

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Member sinceSep 24, 2009

Currently readingThe Impossible Will Take a Little While: Perseverance and Hope in Troubled Times by Paul Loeb
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf

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