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Kokkola, Keski-Pohjanmaa / Mellersta Österbotten Finland

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Sunday, September 17, 2006

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Hi!
I am middle-aged mom of two, a psychiatric nurse and ... I love books!

I love cozy mysteries, travel stories and books about food (not cookbooks as such) and modern writers like Anne Tyler, Paul Auster, Julia Glass etc, but I also love a good classic!
I read both in Finnish and English.

Most of the books in my wishlist are in English, but I would be as happy to get the same book in Finnish :) I update my wishlist very often.

Here's what else I like:
* CHOCOLATE , especially unusual taste or chocolates with filling (rather than plain) like chocolate with pineapple or Irish cream truffle or Frys Turkish Delight!
* I love the combination of sweet and savory, like chocolate covered prezels or something like that.
* I also love to try new food, cookies, drinks, spices etc. I love stuff with wasabi, watermelon or ginger!

* I love to cross-stitch and quilting, usually just don't have enough time
* Notebooks, nice good pens and pencils, decorative tapes etc are always nice surprise too, and I enjoy hand-creams, body butters and such, the small sample packets are just fine. And I love woollen or cotton socks, size 40 / 6 uk/8,5 us
* A nice pillowcase or hand towel would be appreciated too :) All colours and patterns are fine.
* We have the Nescafe Dolce Gusto - coffee machine, so if you have extra coffee , tea, cocoa capsules for it (for ex. type you didn't like after all), I'd be happy to try!
* I like books about food (like memoirs) and cookbooks and kitchen equipment too!

* If someone has The Muppet Show - stuff (used) - especially Fozzie bear - I would be willing to swap it to something (like books, chocolate, you name it!) because my daughter is a big fan and we don't have much of those here in Finland. Just p.m. me! She also loves Doctor Who and other geek stuff.

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" Book A Day Keeps Housework Away! "
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BOOKS I'VE READ 2017

JANUARY:
1. Jungle Lovers / Paul Theroux
2. Hopealantti / Anna Jansson
3. Riittää jo. Irti maailmasta, jossa kaikkea on ihan liikaa / John Naish
4. Dead End Gene Pool / Wendy Burden
5. Sokea jumalatar / Anne Holt
6. We Have Always Lived in the Castle / Shirley Jackson
7. Elämäni Martin Luther Kingin rinnalla / Coretta Scott King
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