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CollectionsYour library (250), Favorites (23), Currently reading (3), Early Reviewer (7), Read but unowned (15), Owned but gave away (8), To read (18), All collections (253)

Reviews142 reviews

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About meI'm a puzzle editor dreaming of becoming a librarian. I have so many books, it would take forever to put them all on this site and review every one. It won't stop me from trying!

About my libraryWhile I love nineteenth-century British literature, I'm starting to read more modern American novels. However, my standbys remain, as always, Bronte and Austen, with a touch of Forster. I'm also a fan of interesting memoirs and social history, plus a sucker for anything starting with "The History of...".

Groups18th-19th Century Britain, 20-Something LibraryThingers, ARC Junkies, Atwoodians, Awful Lit., Banned Books, Feminist Theory, French Connection, I Love Jane Austen, Librarians who LibraryThingshow all groups

Favorite authorsJulia Alvarez, Margaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, A. S. Byatt, Angela Carter, Barbara Ehrenreich, E. M. Forster, Carolyn Keene, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Dorothy Parker (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresAtlantic Books, Friends of the Free Library Book Corner

Favorite librariesAbington Township Public Library, Arcadia University - Landman Library, Free Library of Philadelphia - Central Library

Other favoritesFree Library Festival, Philadelphia Book Festival

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Real nameKaren

LocationPhilly burbs

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Member sinceApr 20, 2008

Currently readingThe Historian by Elizabeth Kostova
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

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