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CollectionsYour library (1,346), Currently reading (10), To read (7), All collections (1,346)

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Tagsfiction (223), non-fiction (159), poetry (104), memoir (76), 2011 (69), canlit (64), 2010 (55), african-american (48), biography (48), 2009 (46) — see all tags

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About meCoffee drinking, book loving, music listening gardener, writer, photographer.

About my libraryCicero said if you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. I have both. And love. I have everything I need.

Groups1001 Books to read before you die, What Are You Reading Now?, Writer-readers

Favorite authorsJoseph Boyden, Gwendolyn Brooks, Chrystos, Lynn Freed, Lawrence Hill, Doris Lessing, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Toni Morrison, Alice Munro, Sharon Olds, Mary Oliver, Michael Ondaatje, Ann Patchett, Anne Sexton, Tennessee Williams (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresBookmark II, Dust Jacket Books and Treasures, Writers’ Federation of Nova Scotia

Favorite librariesCentral branch (Halifax Public Libraries)

Other favoritesWord on the Street Halifax, Halifax Writer's Festival


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Real nameJoanne Bealy

LocationHalifax, NS, Canada

Account typepublic

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Member sinceFeb 17, 2008

Currently readingOtherwise: New and Selected Poems by Jane Kenyon
The Cushion in the Road: Meditation and Wandering as the Whole World Awakens to Being in Harm’s Way by Alice Walker
In the Dream House: A Memoir by Carmen Maria Machado
The Practice of the Wild: Essays by Gary Snyder
Eye to Eye: Portraits of Lesbians by Jeb
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