Search penumbren's books
Random books from penumbren's library
Roman Myths by Michael Grant
Alight In The Void by Poul Anderson
Illuminati: The Conspiracy by Stephen Esdale
Dungeons & Dragons: Dungeon of Dread by Rose Estes
Conan The Valiant by Roland Green
Heirs of Empire by David Weber
First Latin Book by William C. Collar
Members with penumbren's books
Interesting library: bibliophiles, bluetyson, deadguy, faithful_scientist, historylibrary, iannmag, miskatoniclibrary, MyopicBookworm, Neitz, Quatrefoil_library, rebus, Romanus, rowens, Semichrist, slothman, tuckerresearch
Site design selection
The old design is no longer fully supported nor does it get full attention when we roll out new features. We strongly recommend using the new design.
About meI'm a 30-something married woman with a Bachelor's degree in History. I worked in Corrections for over eight years and now work from home as computer QA/testing/documentation writer. (If you're a fellow history major, you shouldn't be surprised). We have no children but three cats, although children are potentially in our future. We recently moved back to California to be close to family after spending 17 years in Montana.
About my libraryThe library consists of probably 95% my books; although the husband does have a fair number of his own, he's neither a voracious reader nor obssessive buyer of books in the same way that I am. He hoards his toys the way that I hoard my books, and what's represented here so far is only a fraction of the total. Sadly, a large portion of our novels were lost some years ago in a move, but we seem to have the majority of our hardbacks, gaming books, and of course all of my textbooks and heraldry books. Many of them are in storage, so they may not appear for some time... but they will eventually be here!
GroupsAncient History, Baker Street and Beyond, Bookcases: If You Build/Buy Them, They Will Fill, Bookshelf of the Damned, Cthulhu Mythos, Heraldry, History: On learning from and writing history, SCA, Weird Fiction
Favorite authorsIsaac Asimov, Satyros Phil Brucato, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Jim Butcher, Joseph Campbell, Paul Cartledge, Jared Diamond, David Eddings, Bart D. Ehrman, Frank Herbert, James P. Hogan, Robert E. Howard, Patricia Kennealy-Morrison, Stephen King, C. S. Lewis, H.P. Lovecraft, Anne McCaffrey, Plutarch, Terry Pratchett, William Shakespeare, E. E. Smith, Tacitus, G. B. Trudeau, Roger Zelazny (Shared favorites)
Membership LibraryThing Early Reviewers/Member Giveaway
Real nameKristin Gulling-Smith
LocationBillings, MT, USA
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceAug 15, 2007
Most recent activity