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CollectionsYour library (356), Read but unowned (449), Unread (70), Non-Fiction (96), Songbooks (10), Wishlist (17), Stories (17), Poems (1), Songs (32), Boxed (24), All collections (937)


TagsFantasy (276), Romance (189), Regency (116), Young Readers (106), Reread (93), Secondary World (84), SF (83), Mystery (73), Own Containing Work (69), Contemporary (56) — see all tags

MediaBook (830), Other (107)

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About meCreataholic and mother of six, I've been a dedicated book worm since I learned to read at the age of four.

I don't read as many books as I used to though, because I spend so much time writing instead.

This year I am participating in the 100 Books in 2015 Challenge group, here's my thread..

About my libraryWhen I first joined LT, I started by adding everything I had readily to hand by a few favorite authors. I soon decided that was a slow way to find interesting correspondences between my library and other people's, so I started adding one book from each author. That also bogged down quickly.

I am now using LT to keep track of what I'm currently reading, whether I own it or not. I find it very useful and convenient for that purpose, and I suspect that will continue to be the main thrust of my LT library additions in the future. I find the task of adding each book as I read (or reread) it to be much less intimidating that the thought of trying to catalog every book in the house.

Note: I do not use the Wishlist collection as an actual wishlist. The books that are in there, are there because I want them to have purplish checkmarks. :)

Groups100 Books in 2015 Challenge, Common Knowledge, WikiThing, HelpThing, FantasyFans, Hobnob with Authors, I Love Musicals!, Non-Fiction Writers, Science Fiction Fans, SF, horror and Fantasy Romance, Treasure Hunters, Writer-readers

Favorite authorsLois McMaster Bujold, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Teresa Edgerton, Georgette Heyer, Diana Wynne Jones, Sharon Lee, Terry Pratchett, Martha Wells, Patricia C. Wrede (Shared favorites)

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Other favoritesContext Convention, Marcon

Favorite lists100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (That Are Older Than 200 Years)


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LocationJamestown, Ohio

Account typepublic, lifetime

URLs /profile/LShelby (profile)
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Member sinceAug 26, 2006

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