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About meI read every day usually at bed time as the day is so busy with kids and work etc. I read intensively on holiday and take a large collection with me. I have a husband and 2 children. My children of 20 and19 have picked up the reading bug and I believe its the foundation of their fantastic intellect and vocabulary.

About my libraryI love modern fiction written by women. I realised this after scanning my bookshelves! Ann Tyler is top of my list. I buy paperbacks or loan from the public library. I am hesitant about joining a book club as I cannot read books that I would never choose myself. I am trying to widen the range of books I read with the help of BCF members.
I still haven't completed adding all the books in the house yet.

GroupsEarly Reviewers, Happy Heathens, Knitters Inc., ravelry, What Are You Reading Now?

Favorite authorsKate Atkinson, Monica Dickens, John O'Farrell, Carol Shields, Barbara Trapido, Anne Tyler (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresTwo Jays Bookshop

Favorite librariesBob Lawrence Library, Kenton Library, Wealdstone Library

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LocationLondon UK

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Member sinceAug 14, 2006

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