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Gwen Dawson
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My reading is focused on contemporary fiction or memoirs, though I've never met a genre I didn't like (except chick lit). I enjoy reading many general non-fiction titles as well.
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I'm an avid reader and lit blogger: Literary License (short reviews, real opinions): litlicense.blogspot.com. Stop by and join the discussion.
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Houston, TX
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http://www.litlicense.blogspot.com
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Bookstores: Borders - Houston - Kirby, Brazos Bookstore, Half Price Books - Kirby/Rice Village, Murder By The Book

Libraries: Houston Public Library - Central

Other: Rice University

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