This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.

Search marita_p's books

Random books from marita_p's library

The Appointment: A Novel by Herta Müller

The Bellini Card (Investigator Yashim) by Jason Goodwin

The People's Queen by Vanora Bennett

Unto this last, and other writings by John Ruskin

Crush (Pushkin Vertigo) by Frédéric Dard

First Love (Penguin Classics) by Ivan Turgenev

Godwine Kingmaker: Part One of The Last Great Saxon Earls by Mercedes Rochelle

Members with marita_p's books

Member connections

Friends: bookishbill

Interesting library: Caroline_McElwee, Chatterbox, kiwidoc, KrisR, PaulCranswick

Helper badges

Cover UploadingHelper


Member: marita_p

CollectionsFavourite Nonfiction (66), On order (2), Your library (5,914), Wishlist (21), Currently reading (2), To read (15), Read but unowned (245), Favorites (144), All collections (6,194)


TagsUK and Ireland (1,833), Crime and Mystery (638), Italy (620), USA (586), France (547), Authors and Books (535), Visual Arts (303), Classics (274), Russia and Ukraine (223), Performing Arts (218) — see all tags


Cloudstag cloud, author cloud, tag mirror

About meI am, and I have always been, an avid reader. Whilst reading I usually listen to music.

About my libraryHistory, art, music and literary biographies are of particular interest to me.

GroupsBBC Radio 3 Listeners

Favorite authorsKate Atkinson, Margaret Atwood, Jane Austen, Honoré de Balzac, Pat Barker, Julian Barnes, Antony Beevor, Elizabeth Bowen, Anita Brookner, Anthony Burgess, A. S. Byatt, Italo Calvino, John Le Carré, Anton Chekhov, Philippe Claudel, J. M. Coetzee, Len Deighton, R. F. Delderfield, Michael Dibdin, Charles Dickens, Ivan Doig, Margaret Drabble, Jean Echenoz, David Hackett Fischer, Gustave Flaubert, Margaret Forster, John Fowles, Elizabeth Gaskell, George Gissing, Graham Greene, Vasily Grossman, Patrick Hamilton, Helene Hanff, Thomas Hardy, Kazuo Ishiguro, Pico Iyer, James Joyce, Yasunari Kawabata, Molly Keane, Ross King, Barbara Kingsolver, Penelope Lively, David Lodge, Andreï Makine, Robert K. Massie, W. Somerset Maugham, Guy de Maupassant, William Maxwell, Ian McEwan, Patrick Modiano, Antonio Muñoz Molina, Jude Morgan, Sarah Moss, Haruki Murakami, Iris Murdoch, Vladimir Nabokov, Natsume Sōseki, John Julius Norwich, Joseph O'Connor, Sharon Kay Penman, Per Petterson, Marcel Proust, Anthony Quinn, Ian Rankin, Erich Maria Remarque, Graham Robb, Saki, Victor Serge, Jeff Shaara, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Muriel Spark, Jón Kalman Stefánsson, Wallace Stegner, Irving Stone, Jun'ichirō Tanizaki, Elizabeth Taylor, Colm Tóibín, Leo Tolstoy, William Trevor, Anthony Trollope, Alison Weir, Edith Wharton, Dorothy Whipple, John Williams, Virginia Woolf, Adam Zamoyski, Émile Zola (Shared favorites)

Account typepublic

URLs /profile/marita_p (profile)
/catalog/marita_p (library)

Member sinceNov 11, 2021

Currently readingPurgatory by Tomás Eloy Martínez
Still Life by Sarah Winman

About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 166,295,558 books! | Top bar: Always visible