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2018 faves:
## Books
1. Sarah Canary by Karen Joy Fowler (1991)
2. The Hyperion Cantos I & II by Dan Simmons (1989 & 1990)
3. The Round House by Louise Erdrich (2012)
4. Autonomous by Annalee Newitz (2017)
5. 11/22/63 by Stephen King (2011)
6. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead (2016)
7. All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (2014)
8. The Radium Girls by Kate Moore (2017)
9. The Falling Woman by Pat Murphy (1986)
10. Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado (2017)
## Games
1. Dark Souls: Remastered by From Software (2011 / 2018)
2. Earthbound by HAL Laboratory (1994)
3. Prey by Arkane Studios (2017)
4. Tacoma by Fullbright (2017)
5. Super Mario Odyssey by Nintendo (2017)
6. Rakuen by Laura Shigihara (2017)
7. Dishonored II by Arkane Studios (2016)
8. Hitman by IO Interactive (2016)
9. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus by MachineGames (2017)
10. Final Fantasy Adventure by Squaresoft (1991)


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About my libraryfave books, movies, games :)))

Years in reading (tbr):
2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005,
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010,
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015,
2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Years in gaming:
2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015,
2016, 2017, 2018, 2019

Music lists:
Pitchfork's 1980s, 1990s, 2000s

GroupsAmerican Postmodernism, Bug Collectors, Children's Literature, Feminist Theory, Geology, Girlybooks, LibraryThing API Development, Mythology, The Diogenes Club, Tropic of Ideasshow all groups

Favorite authorsKathy Acker, Donald Barthelme, John Barth, Kate Beaton, Alison Bechdel, Alfred Bester, Lauren Beukes, BioWare, BlueSky Software, Richard Brautigan, Octavia E. Butler, Mike Carey, Rachel Carson, James S. A. Corey, Michael Crichton, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Samuel R. Delany, Don DeLillo, Cory Doctorow, William Eastlake, Dave Eggers, Bret Easton Ellis, Warren Ellis, Steve Erickson, William Faulkner, Federico Fellini, From Software, Mark Frost, Neil Gaiman, William Gibson, Jean-Luc Godard, Ursula K. Le Guin, Joe Hill, Russell Hoban, Jerry Holkins, Ion Storm, Jason, James Joyce, Charlie Kaufman, Ken Kesey, Stephen King, Stephen King, Stanley Kubrick, Arnold Lobel, David Lynch, Cormac McCarthy, John McPhee, Alan Moore, Naughty Dog, Audrey Niffenegger, Obsidian Entertainment, Bryan Lee O'Malley, Naomi Oreskes, Sheldon J. Pacotti, Nintendo, Thomas Pynchon, David Quammen, Ishmael Reed, Marilynne Robinson, Eric Rohmann, Joanna Russ, George Saunders, Somtow Sucharitkul, Steven Spielberg, Noelle Stevenson, R. L. Stine, Bryan Talbot, Donna Tartt, The White Stripes, James Tiptree, Jr., J. R. R. Tolkien, Valve, Brian K. Vaughan, David Foster Wallace, Walt Whitman, Edward O. Wilson, Robert Anton Wilson, Virginia Woolf (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresCozy Corner Books & Coffee, Half Price Books - Broadway, Half Price Books - North Lamar, Half Price Books - San Marcos, Half Price Books - South Lamar, Henderson Books, Michael's Books, Village Books

Favorite librariesBellingham Public Library, New Braunfels Public Library, Texas State University - Alkek Library, Wenatchee Public Library (North Central Regional Library)


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LocationNew Braunfels, TX

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Member sinceJan 2, 2007

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