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From Oceanside, California USA
Age 65
Joined Sunday, June 1, 2003
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Some people bring home stray puppies. I bring home stray books.

My favorite quote:
"I do love secondhand books that open to the page some previous owner read oftenest. The day Hazlitt came, he opened to 'I hate to read new books,' and I hollered 'Comrade!' to whoever owned it before me." -
Helene Hanff , 84 Charing Cross Road

Some of my favorite authors are:

Leo Tolstoy
Elizabeth von Arnim
William Shakespeare
Virginia Woolf
Edith Wharton
Diane Setterfield
Alexander McCall Smith
Helene Hanff
Barbara Kingsolver
Brendan O'Carroll
Charles Dickens
Charlotte Brontë
Agatha Christie
L.M. Montgomery
George Eliot
Jane Austen
Harriet Beecher Stowe

and oh so many more!!!

Here are a few pics from my town:

Mission San Luis Rey


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