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CollectionsYour library (1,769), Wishlist (45), Favorites (54), All collections (1,864)

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Tagsfiction (825), American (797), 21st century (644), mystery (603), 20th century (363), fantasy (183), SF (146), British (134), nonfiction (121), first of a series (120) — see all tags

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About me60+, married, grown kids, two grandkids. Retired. Moved to PA in 2018 after 40 years in NC. longtime F/SF fan (Wolfe, LeGuin, Kay), now reading more mysteries (Lehane, Penny, Spencer-Fleming, many others) and mainstream fiction.

About my libraryMostly fiction. Reading lots of library books as well as a few I've stockpiled and not gotten to yet.

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Groups50-Something Library Thingers, Club Read 2019, Crambo!, Crime, Thriller & Mystery, Deep South, Duplicate Bridge Enthusiasts, Fforde Ffans, Group Reads - Sci-Fi, Lost In A Good Book, North Carolina LT Groupshow all groups

Favorite authorsEllen Crosby, Jasper Fforde, Ursula K. Le Guin, Mark Helprin, Guy Gavriel Kay, Sue Monk Kidd, Dennis Lehane, Deirdre Madden, Sharyn McCrumb, Patricia A. McKillip, Louise Penny, Julia Spencer-Fleming, Barbara Brown Taylor, J. R. R. Tolkien, Gene Wolfe (Shared favorites)

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Real nameJim Collins

LocationCochranville, PA

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Member sinceMay 11, 2007

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