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fiction (769), series (312), borrowed:library (237), fantasy (228), children's fiction (227), historical fiction (211), _amazon cover_ (207), non-fiction (179), ya (176), pov:first-person (174), translation (139), illustrated (123), school (114), origin:japan (107), form:e-book (95), humor (89), form:graphic novel (84), magic (83), british (81), queer (80), mystery (75), wishlist (65), friendship (64), manga (63), based on a true story (61), theme:romance (60), early reviewers (60), history (56), speculative fiction (54), origin:usa (52), 19th century (51), series:american girl (51), orphans (46), mythology & folklore (43), growing up (40), form:picture book (38), slice of life (38), language:french (37), setting:1940s (37), satire (36), form:textbook (35), family (34), folklore:fairy tales (33), for the first time in her life (31), religion (30), setting:1900s (30), british fiction (30), series:discworld (30), setting:1920s (28), contains:anthology (28), war (28), reference (27), form:light novel (26), place:england (25), adventure (25), war:ww2 (25), place:london (25), time travel (25), princesses (24), pov:multiple (24), supernatural (23), contains:short stories (22), setting:1930s (22), award:newbery (21), context:victorian (21), seafaring (21), setting:1860s (21), crafting (21), identity (20), library book sale (20), boarding school (20), setting:1910s (19), map (19), setting:1800s (19), romance (19), sff (19), how-to (18), f/f (18), gothic (18), place:japan (18), origin:britain (17), unfinished (17), fantasy:historical (17), origin:england (17), art (17), origin:australia (17), books about books (17), place:france (17), place:paris (17), place:china (16), narrative:epistolary (16), setting:1890s (16), series:asoue (16), desert island (16), narrator:unreliable (16), context:romantics (16), detectiving (16), bl (15), language (15), origin:france (15), library discard (15), really old book (15), origin:canada (14), series:yotsubato (14), narrator:multiple (14), narrative:nested (14), memoir (14), poetry (14), childhood (14), biography (14), art book (13), setting:1950s (13), collection (13), setting:1850s (13), form:drama (13), 18th century (12), fantasy:portal (12), series:bloody jack (12), _scan cover (12), spies (12), governess (12), place:new york city (12), steampunk (12), setting:1880s (12), superheroes (12), vampires (12), grief (12), parody (12), romance:queer (12), sisters (11), contains:omnibus (11), pop culture (11), comics (11), form:novella (10), setting:1840s (10), living in a foreign land (10), gave away (10), politics (10), talking animals (10), place:outer space (10), series:history mystery (10), series:bunny drop (10), narrator:whiny (10), violence (10), children (10), relationships (10), knitting (10), linguistics (10), series:haruhi suzumiya (10), disney (9), war:ww1 (9), teenagers (9), gender roles (9), science (9), oversized (9), gave away:chamblin's (9), place:minnesota (9), form:manga (9), cultural studies (9), romance:western (9), romance:historical (9), artists (9), japanese daily life (9), ptsd (9), siblings (9), racism (9), series:aria (9), summer (9), post-apocalyptic (8), depression (8), norton critical edition (8), aliens (8), series:wandering son (8), setting:1770s (8), place:ikebukuro (8), suspense (8), love (8), horror (8), series:durarara!! 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S'ha unit
Jan 6, 2007
Nom real
Keri
Sobre la meva biblioteca
My library pretty much represents the books I own or have owned while a member of LT. I collected American Girl and other series books, so there's a huge skew that way. Also, I used to want to be a children's or YA librarian, and I never got rid of books I bought as a kid or teenager, so they fill another chunk. And then there are the books I had to get for my undergrad courses - lots of English and American lit.

My rating system:
3 is an average book. I enjoyed it, or didn't regret reading it. Most books are a 3.
4 and 5 stars are for books I had a strong, positive emotional reaction to or identify with strongly as a book I would carry on multiple moves or buy my own copy.
2 is a book I didn't care overly much for, but isn't really bad.
1 or less are truly awful books with little (or nothing) to redeem

I revise my 4 and 5 star ratings down to 3 if my emotional connection fades.

My Collections
I have four primary collections. I don't use "My Library" because of debates about what that means, back when collections were introduced and through 2012 or so.
Books I Own - books I own and want to admit to owning
Read But Unowned - I don't own them, but feel a connection to them // I want recommendations/connections based on them
I Have Read This Once (or More) in the Past - I read this book and want a record of having read it, but don't really care one way or the other about them; mostly this is because my LT recommendations were like 60% books I'd already read and I thought it was kind of useless like that
No Recs/No Connex - books that I own but don't want associated with me or that I don't want to have included in my statistics (but I don't want to not have them in my catalogue, because they're on my shelves...)
Sobre mi
In general, my interests are in folklore, linguistics, history, and children's books. Also, I love YA fantasy. I was an English major and never lost my love for early modern literature, Postmodernism, or funky literary techniques, though I tend to reach for easier reads now that I work full-time as a database admin. (PS: totally got into that field because of my aborted attempt at library school and LibraryThing) I previous worked for 7 years in visitor and member services at a contemporary art museum.

My absolute favorite things ever in fiction? Unordinary narrative structure, unreliable narrators, and well-done time travel. My favorite novels ever (which may or may not include those elements) are Fantomina, Adios, Happy Homeland!, The Monk, If on a winter's night a traveler, Of Fire and Stars, Bloody Jack, The Areas of My Expertise, and Julio Cortes's short story collection Blow-Up.

I am queer and on the autistic spectrum. I no longer participate in Talk because of anxiety, but I am nostalgic for the years when it was my big social scene.

My 5 favorite movies of all-time are We're Rich Again (1934), The Mark of Zorro (1920), Theodora Goes Wild (1936), Shadow of a Doubt (1943), and Design for Living (1933).

I have a blog where I share screencaps of handwriting from old movies. It is very niche and obsessive and I've been running it since 2015.
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Jacksonville, FL
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