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CollectionsYour library (499), Currently reading (8), To read (3), New List after Sandy (111), Mom's Books (7), Read but unowned (5), Wishlist (4), Lost to Sandy (12), All collections (592)

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TagsHistory (52), Fiction (40), Travel (37), NYC (35), Food (34), Poetry (30), Cooking (28), Disaster (26), Red Cross (25), Craft (25) — see all tags

MediaNot set (40), Book (551), Paper Book (515), Ebook (3), Video Recording (1), DVD (1)

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About meEnglish major with a techie side and a career in non-profits.
Pedestrian advocate. Enjoys walking in parks, looking for infrastructure.

Cataloging on LT made me realize how diverse my reading has been.

You can also find me on Mastodon at

About my libraryStarted over. More digital books now, still diverse subjects.

I used to have 400 books, which are still in my catalog, but most were left behind after Hurricane Sandy. A few have been replaced and are now in the "New List after Sandy" collection.

GroupsBanned Books, Common Knowledge, WikiThing, HelpThing, Cookbookers, Disaster Buffs, Ebook, Frequently Asked Questions, LibraryThing-ers Anonymous, Non-Fiction Readers, Reading Globally, Tea!show all groups

Favorite authorsBradford Burnham, Michael Pollan, Elswyth Thane (Shared favorites)

VenuesFavorites | Visited

Favorite bookstoresBarnes & Noble Booksellers - Court Street, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Union Square, Every Thing Goes Book Cafe, Greenlight Bookstore - Fulton Street, Housing Works Used Book Cafe, International Center of Photography - Museum Store, McNally Jackson Soho, Melville House, Mercer Street Books and Records, New Museum Store, Peace of Mind Bookstore, Skyline Books, Strand Bookstore, United Nations Bookshop, Van Alen Books

Favorite librariesBrooklyn Historical Society - The Othmer Library, Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives, Brooklyn Public Library - Central Library, Dag Hammarskjöld Library, United Nations, Environmental Protection Agency Region 2 Library, Greenacre Reference Library/Municipal Art Society of New York, Library of Congress, National Archives at New York City, New York Public Library - Battery Park City Library, New York Public Library - Dongan Hills Branch, New York Public Library - Jefferson Market Branch, New York Public Library - Mulberry Street Branch, New York Public Library - New Dorp Branch, New York Public Library - Port Richmond Branch, New York Public Library - Richmondtown Branch, New York Public Library - SIBL, Science, Industry, Business Library, New York Public Library - South Beach Branch, New York Public Library - St. George Library Center, New York Public Library - Stapleton Branch, New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library - Tottenville Branch, New York University - The Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences Library, New York University - The Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, Poets House, Poughkeepsie Public Library District - Adriance Memorial Library (Main branch), Scandinavia House - Halldór Laxness Library, Staten Island Museum History Archives and Library, The Center for Fiction, The Morgan Library & Museum, Trinity College Library Dublin

Other favoritesBrooklyn Book Festival 2017, Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, Brooklyn Book Festival 2019, New York Academy of Sciences, The Center for Book Arts, Rubin Museum of Art, Authors in the City


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Real nameKaren E. Lund

LocationNew York, NY

Account typepublic

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Member sinceOct 16, 2006

Currently readingAmerican Red Cross basic aid training instructor's manual by
Conservation in Context: Finding a Balance for the Historic House Museum by Wendy Claire (editor) Jessup
Insiders' Guide to Relocation, 2nd (Insiders' Guide Series) by Beverly Roman
Suburbanization of New York by
A memory of Solferino by Henry Dunant
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