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Greensburg, Pennsylvania USA


Monday, March 26, 2007

Recent Book Activity


4 weeksall time

books registered:102,559
released in the wild:141,578
controlled releases:0533
releases caught:0222
controlled releases caught:0408
books found:0160
tell-a-friend referrals:0132
new member referrals:070
forum posts:01,899

Stats are updated every few minutes.

Extended Profile

About MeI happened upon BookCrossing through a post on the PostSecret blog in March 2007 (I'll gladly give that poster my referring member credit if anyone knows who it was!) I've always been a reader, but had slacked off incredibly in the last few years before I discovered BookCrossing. BookCrossing renewed my enthusiasm for turning off the TV and the computer and losing myself in a good story.

I love all the official stuff from the BC Supply Store, but I also love that you can make your own labels and release materials. If you would like to see what I have created, visit my blog, adventures in bookcrossing. Scroll down to the BookCrossing labels section on the right side and feel free to download and use anything you like. You can find links to other user-created labels in this thread.

Currently ReadingThe Frog King, by Adam Davies

My StatsTrue number of my "releases caught" by others in the wild: 237 out of 1588 released
Catch rate: 14.92%
Most recent wild release caught: 29 June, 2014
Longest stretch between a release and journal entry: 5 years, 2 days
Shortest stretch between a release and journal entry: 23 minutes
My first and last releases!

Most well-travelled book that I registered: 15 journalers, 4 countries, 3 continents
Most well-travelled book that I wild released: Greensburg, Pa., USA, to Rehovot, Israel
Most well-travelled book that has passed through my hands: 36 journalers, 15 countries, 4 continents

My first registered book: 27 April, 2007; status: travelling in the wild
Earliest registered book that has passed through my hands: 27 August, 2003; status: travelling in the wild

Books Read in 2014January
1. Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott
2. Timebound, by Rysa Walker (E)
3. Doctor Who: Galaxy Four, by William Emms
4. The Life and Times of Call the Midwife: The Official Companion to Season One and Two, by Heidi Thomas (E) (L)

5. A Wrinkle In Time, by Madeleine L'Engle (A) (R)
6. My Beloved World, by Sonia Sotomayor
7. The Quest, by Nelson DeMille (E) (L)
8. Doctor Who: The Myth Makers, by Donald Cotton (E)
9. Seek, by Paul Fleischman

10. Choke, by Chuck Palahniuk (A) (L)
11. National Velvet, by Enid Bagnold
12. All My Friends Are Dead, by Avery Monsen and Jory John
13. All My Friends Are Still Dead, by Avery Monsen and Jory John
14. The Teleportation Accident, by Ned Beauman (E)
15. If Love Be Blind, by Emma Goldrick (E)
16. Divergent, by Veronica Roth (E) (L)
17. A Feast for Crows, by George R.R. Martin (E)
18. Passenger to Frankfurt, by Agatha Christie
19. Doctor Who: Storm Warning, by Alan Barnes (A)

20. Agnes and the Hitman, by Jennifer Crusie and Bob Mayer
21. Insurgent, by Veronica Roth (E) (L)
22. Garden of Beasts, by Jeffery Deaver (A)
23. Blackberry Wine, by Joanne Harris
24. Takedown Twenty, by Janet Evanovich (E) (L)

25. The Museum Guard, by Howard Norman
26. The Daughter of Time, by Josephine Tey (A)
27. How I Killed Pluto and Why It Had It Coming, by Mike Brown (E) (L)
28. The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman (A) (L) (R)
29. Rebecca's Tale, by Sally Beauman
30. Allegiant, by Veronica Roth (E) (L)

31. An Officer and a Spy, by Robert Harris (A) (L)
32. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, by Maya Angelou
33. Transmission, by Hari Kunzru (A)
34. Cash: The Autobiography, by Johnny Cash with Patrick Carr
35. Bossypants, by Tina Fey

36. John Dies at the End, by David Wong (E)
37. Stardust, by Neil Gaiman (A) (R)
38. Ripper, by Isabel Allende (A) (L)
39. The Bat, by Jo Nesbø (E) (L)

Legend: A = Audio; E = E-Book; L = Library; R = Reread

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