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winggreenbadgerwing

From St Albans, Hertfordshire United Kingdom

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Joined Friday, May 21, 2010

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"Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens." - Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind

Happy to RABCK any books I have available (or can bump a TBR book up my list for you), if you bookcross them on when you're done.

PMs do sometimes go astray - if I don't reply please try again!

Currently taking part in:

VBBs/Bookboxes
Alphabet VBB round 15: www.bookcrossing.com/---/553127
Cosy Crime/Mystery Bookbox: www.bookcrossing.com/---/546605/ (arrived and sent on)
First Sentences VBB round 15: www.bookcrossing.com/---/552978

Book Rays/Rings
The Number 1 Ladies Detective Agency series books 5-14 hosted by bookowl1000, first one: www.bookcrossing.com/---/8562738 (books 5-9 have arrived and been sent on)
Starters/Enders series: www.bookcrossing.com/---/8913012
My Antonia - Willa Cather: www.bookcrossing.com/---/536961/
Read it, Swap it, Leave it: www.bookcrossing.com/---/548553/
Town and Country ring 2: www.bookcrossing.com/---/551379 (arrived and sent on)
The Elegance of the Hedgehog: www.bookcrossing.com/---/552120/

I aim to read and review all books sent to me within a year of receiving them. I currently have 94 books TBR. Note to self: don't sign up to any more until this becomes more reasonable!
1/10 91
1/11 89
1/12 88
1/1 88
1/2 93
1/3 91
1/4 91
1/5 99
1/6 100
1/7 96
1/8 93
1/9 90
1/10 84

As my personal challenge to release some of my favourite books ever, I have released the following:
Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11282849
(put into International VBB - Fiction/Literature)
Gobbolino the Witch's Cat by Ursula Moray Williams - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11346077 (wild released)
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11271561 (wild released)
Cold Comfort Farm by Stella Gibbons - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11337667 (put into Alphabet VBB)
Northern Lights by Philip Pullman - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11537677 (sent as RABCK)
Vile Bodies by Evelyn Waugh - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11579957/ (put into Alphabet VBB)
A Lion in the Meadow by Margaret Mahy - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11710974/ (sent to LightlyBentHalo for a classroom BCZ)
The Changeover by Margaret Mahy - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11711031 (wild released)
Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett - www.bookcrossing.com/---/11725266 (sent as RABCK)
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen - www.bookcrossing.com/---/12012093 (wild released)
Watership Down by Richard Adams - www.bookcrossing.com/---/12189996 (wild released)
The Little Witch by Otfried Preuβler - www.bookcrossing.com/---/12152036/ (sent as RABCK)
The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul by Douglas Adams - www.bookcrossing.com/---/12190121 (put into Books Beginning with L bookring)

The book that's taken longest to get back to me, after 18 months:
www.bookcrossing.com/---/13302403

Ipswich Unconvention 2018
Ipswich Unconvention 2018


Loughborough Unconvention 2017
Loughborough Unconvention 2017


Birmingham Convention 2016

BC Convention, Oxford, 10th - 12th April 2015

Books I owe:
Read it, Swap it, Leave it - dolph1n
First Sentences - mcsar

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