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About meMy "2015 Club Read" thread can be found here
My Favorite books of 2014 are here
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Groups2013 Category Challenge, 75 Books Challenge for 2012, 75 Books Challenge for 2013, Club Read 2015, Cookbookers, LibraryThing Gatherings and Meetups, Member Giveaways, One LibraryThing, One Book, Reading Globally

Favorite authorsHonoré de Balzac, J. M. Coetzee, Charles Dickens, Emily Dickinson, Theodore Dreiser, Khaled Hosseini, Ha Jin, Primo Levi, Bernard Malamud, Thomas Mann, Frederic Morton, Pablo Neruda, Eugene O'Neill, Ann Patchett, Erich Maria Remarque, Rainer Maria Rilke, Thane Rosenbaum, Joseph Roth, Richard Russo, Tayeb Salih, Carol Shields, Tom Stoppard, Leo Tolstoy, Joseph Wechsberg, Edith Wharton, Walt Whitman, John Williams, Tennessee Williams, Émile Zola, Stefan Zweig (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresArgosy Books, Barnes & Noble Booksellers - 86th & Lexington, Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks, Book Culture, Book Culture on Columbus, Chartwell Booksellers, Columbia University Bookstore, Crawford-Doyle Booksellers, Kitchen Arts & Letters, Logos Bookstore - Manhattan, Metropolitan Museum of Art Shop, Metropolitan Opera Shop, Morningside Bookshop, Neue Galerie Book Store, powerHouse Arena, St. Mark's Bookshop (New York City), Strand Bookstore, The Drama Book Shop, The Frick Collection Museum Shop, The Juilliard Bookstore

Favorite librariesBrooklyn Public Library - Brooklyn Heights, Center for Jewish History - Lillian Goldman Reading Room, Columbia University - Butler Library, Columbia University - Thomas J. Watson Library of Business & Economics, Frick Art Reference Library - The Frick Collection, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, Lloyd Sealy Library, New York Public Library - Jerome Robbins Dance Division, New York Public Library - Music Division, New York Public Library - Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, New York Public Library - SIBL, Science, Industry, Business Library, New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, New York Public Library - The Billy Rose Theatre Collection, New York Public Library - Webster Branch, New York Public Library - Yorkville Branch, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, New York Society Library, Newman Library at Baruch College, Poets House, The Library of the Leo Baeck Institute

Other favoritesAsia Society, Symphony Space, Rubin Museum of Art, 92nd Street Y, Writopia Lab

Favorite publishersArchipelago Books, NYRB Classics, NYRB Collections, W.W. Norton

Favorite lists1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die, Books Read in 2014, German Literature

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Currently readingDeath in Venice, and seven other stories by Thomas Mann
Sand by Wolfgang Herrndorf
The world of Aufbau : Hitler's refugees in America by Peter Schrag
Something wonderful : Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway revolution by Todd S. Purdum

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