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wingghirwing

From Honolulu, Hawaii USA
Joined Saturday, February 22, 2003
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Welcome to ghir's Bookcrossing shelf. Willing to trade, make me an offer if you see something on my bookshelf that is available. Have designated some of my TBR as available; I will make a decision whether to trade without reading or read immediately if anyone expresses interest in one of those. (Don't even bother sending a message asking for a book without offering a trade or postage. That's selfish. Didn't your mama teach you anything?)

AVAILABLE FOR TRADE:
A Dirty Job
A Head Full of Ghosts
A Secret Gift
Absurdistan
Aquarium Plant Paradise
Assholes: A Theory
Below Stairs
Big Machine
Britt-Marie Was Here
Carl's Afternoon in the Park
Crossworld
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Edward Trencom's Nose
Fangirl
Geektastic
Here and Now: Living in the Spirit
I'll Be Home Soon
Johannes Cabal the Necromancer
Lark and Termite
Love Is a Mix Tape
Lovecraft Country
Lunatics
Nature Aquarium World, Book 3
Okay for Now
Small Memories
Sous Chef
Spare and Found Parts
Super Sad True Love Story
The Girl With All the Gifts
The Great Book of Chocolate
The Hangman's Daughter
The Little Old Lady who Broke All the Rules
The Llama of Death
The Man in the Ceiling
The Man Who Loved Books Too Much
The Plague of Doves
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
The Thing about Life is that One Day You'll Be Dead
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp
The Watcher in the Shadows
Unfamiliar Fishes
Weird Things Customers Say in Bookstores
What the Dog Saw
Wild Meat and the Bully Burgers
Zounds!


Updated on 11/14/18.

Photos at flickr.

Travelling
The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic 9405803699300480165305
To the Bright Edge of the World (tag) - from maggiesma

ghir 2018 Read
The Art Forger, B.A. Shapiro
Lovecraft Country, Matt Ruff
The Blind Contessa's New Machine, Carey Wallace
The Minpins, Roald Dahl
The Sparrow, Mary Doria Russell
Ordinary Grace, William Kent Krueger
Rusty Puppy, Joe R. Lansdale
The Humans, Matt Haig
A Street Cat Named Bob, James Bowen
Little House in the Big Woods, Laura Ingalls Wilder
Little House on the Prairie, Laura Ingalls Wilder
Farmer Boy, Laura Ingalls Wilder
The Trespasser, Tana French
Best. State. Ever., Dave Barry
In a Dark, Dark Wood, Ruth Ware
The Ecstatic, Victor LaValle
The Egypt Game, Zilpha Keatley Snyder
Turtles All the Way Down, John Green
The Shepherd's Crown, Terry Pratchett
This Dark Road to Mercy, Wiley Cash
The Singer's Gun, Emily St. John Mandel
Tuva or Bust!, Ralph Leighton
Millie's Boy, Robert Newton Peck
The Sky Over Lima, Juan Gomez Barcena
Mort(e), Robert Repino
Dagon, Fred Chappell
Before the Fall, Noah Hawley
Yes, Chef, Marcus Samuelsson
Fish in a Tree, Lynda Mullaly Hunt
The Sound and the Furry, Spencer Quinn
All My Dogs: A Life, Bill Henderson
The Neverending Story, Michael Ende
Landline, Rainbow Rowell
Red Dust Road, Jackie Kay
The Good Luck of Right Now, Matthew Quick
Man Up, Ross Mathews
Art in America, Ron McLarty
Some Kind of Happiness, Claire Legrand
May I Have Your Attention, Please?, James Corden
Dr. Mutter's Marvels, Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz
Fired Up, Frantic, and Freaked Out, Laura VanArendonk Baugh
Spare and Found Parts, Sarah Maria Griffin
Uncommon Type, Tom Hanks
Marrow Island, Alexis M. Smith
Bruiser, Neal Shusterman
Good Manners for Nice People Who Sometimes Say F*ck, Amy Alcon
The Cranes Dance, Meg Howrey
The Sex Lives of Cannibals, J. Maarten Troost
The Book of Polly, Kathy Hepinstall
11/22/63, Stephen King
Extra Yarn, Mac Burnett
The Cardturner, Louis Sachar
Johannes Cabal the Necromancer, Jonathan L. Howard
Fangirl, Rainbow Rowell
California, Edan Lepucki
Quiet, Susan Cain
The Girl With All the Gifts, M.R. Carey
The Man Who Loved Books Too Much, Allison Hoover Bartlett
Unfamiliar Fishes, Sarah Vowell
The True Blue Scouts of Sugar Man Swamp, Kathi Appelt
A Head Full of Ghosts, Paul Tremblay


ghir 2018 Abandoned
So Many Books, So Little Time: A Year of Passionate Reading, Sara Nelson
Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4, Sue Townsend
Unseen Academicals, Terry Pratchett
Woman with a Gun, Phillip Margolin
The Bookshop on the Corner, Jenny Colgan
Roads, Larry McMurtry
The Small Backs of Children, Lidia Yuknavitch
The International Bank of Bob, Bob Harris
Not Buying It, Judith Levine
The Most Beautiful Walk in the World, John Baxter
A Secret Gift, Ted Gup


ghir 2018 Wild Released
Dust City
The Sixth Extinction
There is no Dog
The Penderwicks in Spring
So Many Books, So Little Time
The Art Forger
The Blind Contessa's New Machine
The First Book of Calamity Leek
Divine Canine
Mathilda Savitch
Mr. Peanut
The Walking Dead: The Road to Woodbury
The Ecstatic
Ordinary Grace
Sex, Thugs, and Rock & Roll
High Cotton
Unseen Academicals
The Two-Bear Mambo
Not Becoming My Mother
In a Dark, Dark Wood
The Humans
The Singer's Gun
This Dark Road to Mercy (caught)
Tuva or Bust!
Extra Innings
Woman with a Gun
Millie's Boy
We Are Pirates
The Trespasser
Hollow City
Before the Fall
Best. State. Ever
Inside Inside
The Divide
The Egypt Game
The Geeks' Guide to World Domination
The Odds of Getting Even
The Perfect Scoop
The Sparrow
Turtles All the Way Down
The Sky Over Lima
A Life in Parts
All My Dogs: A Life
The Sound and the Furry
What If?
The Neverending Story
The Bookshop on the Corner
The Good Luck of Right Now
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4
Goodbye Stranger
Landline
The Minpins
Some Kind of Happiness
Art in America
Screw Calm and Get Angry
Do What Thou Wilt: A Life of Aleister Crowley
Man Up
May I Have Your Attention, Please?
Dagon
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Positive Dog Training
The Light Between Oceans
Fish in a Tree
The International Bank of Bob
Not Buying It
Good Manners for Nice People Who Sometimes Say F*ck
Mort(e)
The Book of Polly
The Rosie Effect
The Sex Lives of Cannibals
The Cardturner
The Most Beautiful Walk in the World
California
The Cranes Dance
Quiet
Marrow Island
Fauna and Family (aka The Garden of the Gods)
Plenty Enough Suck to Go Around
Red Dust Road
Roads
The Shepherd's Crown
Cold Shoulder Road


ghir 2018 Controlled Releases
A Monster Calls - to Spatial
All My Friends Are Superheroes - to Spatial
In the Unlikely Event (tag) - to spoiledrotten
Girl in the Flammable Skirt (tag) - to J4shaw
Girls Like Us: Carole King, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon (tag) - to maggiesma
Laura Ingalls Wilder box set - to Dove-i-libri
A Street Cat Named Bob (tag) - to rubyrebel
My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry (trade) - to Dove-i-libri
Dr. Mutter's Marvels
Yes, Chef
Rusty Puppy
Hot in December
H is for Hawk
Uncommon Type - to perryfran
The Small Backs of Children - to j4shaw
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Positive Dog Training - to Trojanhorse
11/22/63 - to ILuvToRead2
Extra Yarn - to Bascula
The Littlest Bigfoot (tag) - to T02S03B11D20


ghir 2018 Received
Turtles All the Way Down (tag) - from NancyNova
Yes, Chef (trade) - from Dove-i-libri
Rubber Stamp Carving (RABCK) - from ReallyBookish


01/28/19

Recommendations:
Lamb, Christopher Moore
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie
Sights Unseen, Kaye Gibbons
Plainsong, Kent Haruf
Blu's Hanging, Lois-Ann Yamanaka
My Family and Other Animals, Gerald Durrell
Bird by Bird, Anne Lamott
Beautiful Ruins, Jess Walter
Set This House in Order, Matt Ruff
Over Sea, Under Stone, Susan Cooper
Cat's Cradle, Kurt Vonnegut
A Wrinkle in Time, Madeleine L'Engle

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