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About meBritish cat-loving, bookaholic programmer.

I'm the one in the middle in the photo. (Kiki is the one with a beak, Little Miss Tilly Twinkletoes has the fur.)

I will have you know that my Unitarian Jihad Name is: Sister Honorable Machine Gun of Courteous Contemplation. What's yours?


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About my librarySomeone asked me about the range of books in my library - here's my explanation:

I work as a programmer (IT books); I like to eat (cookery books); sometimes I think about the future (philosophy and science fiction); I like some light relief (crime, adventure and romance).

Favourite authors
Favourite author = I want to acquire all their work.

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PaulFoley provided a great mnemonic for viewing styles, which I have adopted for my library:

A = author, B = "base" (my normal view), C = comments, D = dates, and E = "extra stuff"

GroupsAdventure Classics, Almack's, Books that made me think, Brits, Can you recommend....., Cats, books, life is good., Chertsey Bookclub, Cookbookers, Explain this to me, please..., Feminist SFshow all groups

Favorite authorsIsaac Asimov, Mary Balogh, Nevada Barr, Stan Barstow, Alan Bennett, Ann Bridge, Suzanne Brockmann, Bill Bryson, Lois McMaster Bujold, March Cost, Jennifer Crusie, Dinah Dean, Gerald Durrell, Dick Francis, Diana Gabaldon, William Gibson, Robert A. Heinlein, James Herriot, Georgette Heyer, Lynn S. Hightower, Jane Aiken Hodge, Linda Howard, M. M. Kaye, Rudyard Kipling, John D. MacDonald, Helen MacInnes, Curtiss Ann Matlock, Anne McCaffrey, E. Nesbit, Sara Paretsky, Thomas Perry, Elizabeth Peters, Susan Elizabeth Phillips, Dorothy L. Sayers, Nevil Shute, Clifford D. Simak, Alexander McCall Smith, Laura Ingalls Wilder (Shared favorites)


Favorite bookstoresWaterstone's Norwich

Favorite librariesCostessey Library, Norfolk & Norwich Millenium Library

Favorite listsFavorite Science Fiction by Women Authors

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Member sinceApr 2, 2007

Currently readingThe daughter of time by Josephine Tey
Guns, germs and steel: a short history of everybody for the last 13,000 years by Jared M. Diamond

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