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CollectionsYour library (2,741), At Anton's place (10), In storage (6), Mysteries and thrillers (2), Science and engineering (7), Speculative fiction (40), ARCs and galleys (44), Wishlist (8), Read but unowned (3), Favorites (6), To read (77), Non-fiction (999), Fiction (1,647), Reference/dictionaries (23), Gaming books (14), Comics/graphic novels (23), Cookbooks (39), Children and baby's books (24), Jewish collection (86), Manga (63), Young adult (29), All collections (2,741)

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Tagsfantasy (629), science fiction (281), Forgotten Realms (146), religion (97), history (97), biography (77), fiction (76), science (68), physics (59), classics (58) — see all tags

MediaNot set (14), Book (2,724), Paper Book (2,550), Audiobook (9), Ebook (1), Other (3), Map (1)

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Recommendations2 recommendations

About meI will pretty much read anything if it stands still long enough.
Nerd, geek, queer, indie bookseller.

About my libraryMostly sci-fi/fantasy, science books, other random non-fiction. I'm in process of separating this into two accounts, actually (for reasons of real-life separation).

Groups75 Books Challenge for 2013, Archivists on LibraryThing, Bloggers, Books on Books, Bug Collectors, Build the Open Shelves Classification, Druidry, Fans of Russian authors, FantasyFans, Gamersshow all groups

Favorite authorsJoe Abercrombie, Elizabeth Bear, Carol Berg, Holly Black, Isaac Bonewits, David Brin, Mikhail Bulgakov, Jim Butcher, Michael Chabon, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Steven Erikson, Jeffrey Eugenides, Neil Gaiman, Atul Gawande, Edward Gorey, Peter F. Hamilton, Robin Hobb, N. K. Jemisin, Guy Gavriel Kay, Hari Kunzru, Stina Leicht, Scott Lynch, George R. R. Martin, China Miéville, David Mitchell, Haruki Murakami, Natsume Sōseki, Naomi Novik, Patrick Rothfuss, Brandon Sanderson, Marjane Satrapi, John Scalzi, Dan Simmons, Charles Stross, J. R. R. Tolkien, Catherynne M. Valente, Jeff VanderMeer, Jo Walton, Walter Jon Williams, Banana Yoshimoto (Shared favorites)

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Favorite bookstoresBakka-Phoenix Science Fiction & Fantasy Bookstore, Books Kinokuniya - New York, Forbidden Planet NYC, Politics and Prose, Powell's City of Books (Portland), Strand Bookstore, The Compleat Strategist - New York City

Favorite librariesBethesda Library - Montgomery County Public Libraries (MD), National Library of Medicine (U.S.), New York Public Library - Grand Central Library, Queens Library - Forest Hills, Toronto Public Library - North York Central Library


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Real nameAnton

LocationWashington, DC

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Member sinceDec 5, 2006

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