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Government drone by day and book lover and geek girl by night!

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The Grand Tour: Around the World with the Queen of Mystery - Agatha Christie, Mathew Prichard
The Grand Tour: Around the World with the Queen of Mystery
Agatha Christie, Mathew Prichard
Gossip Girl - Cecily von Ziegesar
Gossip Girl
Cecily von Ziegesar
Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens
Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens
Hidden Empire - Kevin J. Anderson
Hidden Empire
Kevin J. Anderson
The Bride Test - Helen Hoang
The Bride Test
Helen Hoang
One Day in December  - Josie Silver
One Day in December
Josie Silver
The Left Hand of Darkness - Ursula K. Le Guin
The Left Hand of Darkness
Ursula K. Le Guin
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Forbidden - Beverly Jenkins
Forbidden
Beverly Jenkins
House of Salt and Sorrows - Erin A Craig
House of Salt and Sorrows
Erin A Craig
Beloved - Toni Morrison
Beloved
Toni Morrison
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The Grand Tour: Around the World with the Queen of Mystery - Agatha Christie, Mathew Prichard
The Grand Tour: Around the World with the Queen of Mystery
Agatha Christie, Mathew Prichard
Gossip Girl - Cecily von Ziegesar
Gossip Girl
Cecily von Ziegesar
Where the Crawdads Sing - Delia Owens
Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens
Hidden Empire - Kevin J. Anderson
Hidden Empire
Kevin J. Anderson
The Bride Test - Helen Hoang
The Bride Test
Helen Hoang
One Day in December  - Josie Silver
One Day in December
Josie Silver
The Left Hand of Darkness - Ursula K. Le Guin
currently reading
The Left Hand of Darkness
Ursula K. Le Guin
Forbidden - Beverly Jenkins
Forbidden
Beverly Jenkins
House of Salt and Sorrows - Erin A Craig
House of Salt and Sorrows
Erin A Craig
Beloved - Toni Morrison
Beloved
Toni Morrison
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Literary biographies and other works on literary history -- as opposed to literary criticism. Cross-references to my other to...
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Does this seem good to everyone? (Crime would be topic on the master list).
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Initially famous as an illustrator! Several pictures of North Wales.
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I don't read a lot of NF, but I really enjoyed these. Vaill, Amanda: Everybody Was So Young: Gerald and Sara Murphy: A Los...
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Finding the book Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man's First Journey to the Moon incre...
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I need a NF for booklikes-opoly, and Chris' Fish Place recommended this on the Crowdsourced list, so I thought I would give i...
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Cross-references to my other topical lists, as always, marked with the addition "cf." AT HOME: REGIONAL AND LOCAL HISTORY* ...
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This is largely a recap; most of these have already appeared on one or several other lists. So instead of cross-referencing,...
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I loved this book! There is so many reasons why I loved it and those reasons kept mounting as I read it. I’m only sorry that ...
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* 5 books that didn't seem to fit onto any other list, and * 3 addenda which will also go, retroactively, onto the "first han...
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Thorkel is to marry Sigrid. He'd best not kill her vibe, right?
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Long and involved, got lost in the words. One of my biggest problems was the use of “endearments”, tiring and just too, too, ...
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I’m thrilled to be getting back to Deighton...but I think these will be con artists, not spies. of course, who knows where co...
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I'm a sucker for second chances and sports romances, so I was a little disappointed with this one. The story starts out okay,...
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I have a feeling I should have read the series before this one, not a true #1. Feeling lost :/ A living legend, a man who w...