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CollectionsYour library (3,047), Currently reading (1), To read (1), All collections (3,050)

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Tagshistory (564), picture books (309), science (292), religion (275), saints (174), junior fiction (160), american history (121), classics (100), lit (92), tac (89) — see all tags


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About my libraryMy husband and I both started collecting books long before we met, at a small Catholic liberal arts college in southern California. We homeschool our six children.


Favorite authorsMike Aquilina, Jim Arnosky, Jane Austen, Danielle Bean, Ruth Beechick, Hilaire Belloc, William J. Bennett, Carol Ryrie Brink, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Lewis Carroll, Willa Cather, G. K. Chesterton, Padraic Colum, Mary O. Daly, Tomie DePaola, Charles Dickens, Regina Doman, Thomas Dubay, T. S. Eliot, Jean-Henri Fabre, Allen French, Rumer Godden, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ruth Heller, Homer, Pope John Paul II, Ronald Arbuthnott Knox, Andrew Lang, Harper Lee, C. S. Lewis, David Macaulay, Robert McCloskey, L. M. Montgomery, E. Nesbit, John Henry Newman, Platón, Miguel de Cervantes, Constance Savery, Dorothy L. Sayers, Kate Seredy, William Shakespeare, F. J. Sheed, Hilda Van Stockum, Thomas Aquinas, J. R. R. Tolkien, Bill Watterson, Evelyn Waugh, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Melissa Wiley, Maureen Wittmann, P. G. Wodehouse, Benedictus XVI (Shared favorites)


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Real nameAlicia Van Hecke

LocationMilwaukee, WI

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Member sinceJan 19, 2006

Currently readingThe Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell

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