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Siegen, Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany

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Wednesday, March 30, 2011

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Recent Book Activity


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4 weeksall time

books registered:0446
released in the wild:438
controlled releases:0485
releases caught:01
controlled releases caught:0447
books found:1412
tell-a-friend referrals:04
new member referrals:03
forum posts:21,157

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"Read in order to live."

Gustave Flaubert

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What makes me tick? Books (obviously), travelling (when I've got the time and money), cocoa, good films, chocolate (any kind), caramel/toffee (my all-time favourite is Bonfire Toffee from England!), muesli bars, nuts, friendship and laughter - oh, and tea. I love "English" tea, green tea (preferably flavoured - so far pomegranate is my favourite - I'm not so keen on just "plain green" tea) and rooibush.

I really envy the creativity of other book crossers and especially appreciate receiving home made gifts, e.g. earrings for pierced ears; sewn "trinkets" (like hearts etc. made of material for hanging on door handles etc.) and so on.

I love to exchange, especially books/audiobooks, letters and emails. And of course I am always on the lookout for beautiful book labels, in English or German.

Don't be shy - a stranger is just a friend you haven't met yet!

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I love books by Alexander McCall Smith, but before you send me any, please check against this list to avoid duplication. These are the Alexander McCall Smith books I have read, or which are on Mt TBR at the moment:
The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency
Tears of the Giraffe
The World According to Bertie
Corduroy Mansions
Friends, Lovers, Chocolate
The Double Comfort Safari Club
The Saturday Big Tent Wedding Party
44 Scotland Street
Espresso Tales
The Unbearable Lightness of Scones

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I also love books by Philippa Gregory, but before you send me any, please check against this list to avoid duplication. These are the ones I have read, or which are on Mt TBR at the moment:
The White Queen
The Red Queen
Wideacre
The Queen's Fool

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Here's a list of the countries "my" books have been passed on to:

Argentina . Australia - Austria - Belgium - Brazil - Canada - Czech Republic - Denmark - Egypt - England - Finland - France - Germany - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Lithuania - Netherlands - New Zealand - Norway - Pakistan - Philippines - Portugal - Rumania - Russia - Scotland - South Africa - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - USA - Wales

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"Books to the ceiling Books to the sky. My pile of books Are a mile high. How I love them! How I need them! I'll have a long beard By the time I read them."

Arnold Lobel

I think a beard is about the LAST thing I need LOL - but you catch my drift :D





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