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CollectionsYour library (1,158), Favorites (51), All collections (1,161)


TagsAmerican Literature (127), Biography (76), Russian Literature (75), English Literature (73), Fiction - General (67), Philosophy (63), Theory & Criticism (62), Poetry (62), French Literature (49), Children's Literature (49) — see all tags

MediaNot set (2), Book (1,159), Paper Book (1,107), Audiobook (2)

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About my libraryWith these books I build the walls of a great tower in which I'll be kept safe.

GroupsBBC Radio 3 Listeners, Free State Project (FSP) Readers, Reading Globally, William H. Gass

Favorite authorsMichal Ajvaz, Anna Akhmatova, Jerzy Andrzejewski, Karen Armstrong, Saint Augustine, Ingeborg Bachmann, Mikhail Bakhtin, Honoré de Balzac, Jean Baudrillard, Samuel Beckett, Thomas Bernhard, Jorge Luis Borges, Kamau Brathwaite, Joseph Brodsky, Mikhail Bulgakov, Anton Chekhov, Don DeLillo, Emily Dickinson, H.D., Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Nathan Englander, Euripides, Michel Foucault, Nikolai Gogol, Knut Hamsun, Peter Handke, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Seamus Heaney, Bohumil Hrabal, Kazuo Ishiguro, Henry James, Elfriede Jelinek, James Joyce, Franz Kafka, Ryszard Kapuściński, John Keats, Danilo Kiš, Thomas Mann, Hilary Mantel, Sándor Márai, Carson McCullers, Adam Mickiewicz, Czesław Miłosz, Michel de Montaigne, Bill Moyers, Edward Muir, Robert Musil, Vladimir Nabokov, Flannery O'Connor, Boris Pasternak, Viktor Pelevin, Fernando Pessoa, Plato, Beatrix Potter, Ezra Pound, Dawn Powell, Marcel Proust, Alexander Pushkin, Alain Robbe-Grillet, Alex Ross, Ferdinand de Saussure, Bruno Schulz, Åsne Seierstad, Gary Shteyngart, Henryk Sienkiewicz, David Simon, Vladimir Sorokin, Dana Spiotta, Andrzej Stasiuk, Gertrude Stein, Henry David Thoreau, Tatyana Tolstaya, Leo Tolstoy, Marina Tsvetaeva, Jean-Pierre Vernant, Simone Weil, Tennessee Williams, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Virginia Woolf, Dare Wright, Frances A. Yates (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresBluestockings, Books of Wonder (Downtown), Borders - Rockaway, East Village Books & Records, East West Living, McNally Jackson Soho, Sages Pages, St. Mark's Bookshop (New York City), Strand Bookstore, Three Lives & Company

Other favoritesBowery Poetry Club, 92nd Street Y, Pete's Candy Store

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Real nameKaren Timko

LocationWharton, NJ

Account typepublic

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Member sinceJul 31, 2008

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