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Member: DameMuriel

CollectionsYour library (804), Wishlist (47), Currently reading (8), To read (23), All collections (804)

Reviews109 reviews

Tagschildren's books (75), biography (55), domestic fiction (42), wishlist (39), mysteries (35), Muriels (33), Sylvia (31), poetry (25), short stories (24), Virago (24) — see all tags

MediaNot set (8), Book (796), Paper Book (700), Audiobook (5)

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About meI'll pretty much read anything unless it contains scenes of violence towards animals or was written by Nicholas Sparks.

About my library"For me a work of fiction exists only insofar as it affords me what I shall bluntly call aesthetic bliss, that is a sense of being somehow, somewhere, connected with other states of being where art (curiosity, tenderness, kindness, ecstasy) is the norm."

-Vladimir Nabokov

Groups20th Century British Realism, 50 Book Challenge, Awful Lit., British & Irish Crime Fiction, BritWit, Charity Shop Swap - UK, Children's Literature, Graham Greene, King's Dear Constant Readers, Loitering with Intentshow all groups

Favorite authorsMargaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Anita Brookner, Lewis Carroll, Ivy Compton-Burnett, Barbara Comyns, Jennifer Dawson, J. P. Donleavy, Isobel English, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Penelope Fitzgerald, Janet Frame, Stella Gibbons, Graham Greene, Olivia Manning, Dorothy Parker, Sylvia Plath, Barbara Pym, Saki, Muriel Spark, Dorothea Tanning, Elizabeth Taylor, Kurt Vonnegut, Evelyn Waugh, E. B. White, Laura Ingalls Wilder (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresThomas Savage Bookseller

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Real nameMuriel

LocationBaton Rouge, LA

Account typepublic, lifetime

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Member sinceApr 4, 2007

Currently readingBetween Lives: An Artist and Her World by Dorothea Tanning
Mood Indigo by Charlotte Vale Allen
Hitty Her First Hundred Years by Rachel Field
The Echoing Grove by Rosamond Lehmann
Sisters by a River (Virago Modern Classics) by Barbara Comyns
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