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From Henderson, Nevada USA
Age 54
Joined Sunday, October 2, 2005
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Extended Profile
My goal is to habitully "catch and release" from now on. Anything on the To Be Read and Available list can be requested. Please pm me your mailing address.

MY FIRST BOOKING PARTICIPATION November 2005 Wise Woman by Philippa Gregory
MY FIRST BOOKRAY STARTED (totaly accidental) November 2005 U2 Show
MY FIRST CATCH AND RELEASE October 4th 2005 My Favorite Monster at ReJavaNate Coffee Shop

"I find television very educating. Every time someone turns the set on, I go into the other room and read a book." - Groucho Marx

Gender Dimension of Globalization, The: A Survey of the Literature with a Focus on Latin America and the Caribbean SKU: 9211213436 Section: UN Titles
Author: United Nations

There are two ways of losing oneself: through fragmentation in the particular or dilution in the 'universal'. - Aime Cesaire Lettre a Maurice Thorez (1956)

Olympic Challenge (Ongoing)
The premise of this challenge is if writting were an Olympic sport what authors would the countries and territories send? I completed it once (July 2008) and find myself wanting to do it again. There are currently 205.


ONOC (Oceania National Olympic Committees)
ASA American Samoa
AUS Australia - Slow Man by J.M. Coetzee
COK Cook Islands
FSM Federated States of Micronesia
FIJ Fiji
GUM Guam
KIR Kiribati
MHL Marshall Islands
NRU Nauru
NZL New Zealand
PLW Palau
PNG Papua New Guinea
SAM Samoa (until 1996 Western Samoa)
SOL Solomon Islands
TGA Tonga
TUV Tuvalu
VAN Vanuatu

OCA (Olympic Council of Asia)
AFG Afghanistan
BRN Bahrain
BAN Bangladesh
BHU Bhutan
BRU Brunei Darussalam
CAM Cambodia
TPE Chinese Taipei
PRK Democratic People's Republic of Korea - Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick
HKG Hong-Kong
IND India
INA Indonesia
IRQ Iraq
IRI Islamic Republic of Iran
JPN Japan
JOR Jordan
KAZ Kazakhstan
KOR Korea
KUW Kuwait
KGZ Kyrgyzstan
LAO Lao People's Democratic Republic
LIB Lebanon
MAS Malaysia
MDV Maldives
MGL Mongolia
MYA Myanmar (ex Burma until 1989)
NEP Nepal
OMA Oman
PAK Pakistan
PLE Palestine
CHN People's Republic of China
PHI Philippines
QAT Qatar - Al Jazeera by Hugh Miles
KSA Saudi Arabia
SIN Singapore
SRI Sri Lanka
SYR Syrian Arab Republic
TJK Tadjikistan
THA Thailand
TLS Timor-Leste
TKM Turkmenistan
UAE United Arab Emirates
UZB Uzbekistan
VIE Viet Nam
YEM Yemen

ACNOA/ANOCA (Association des Comités Nationaux Olympiques d'Afrique)
ALG Algeria
ANG Angola
BEN Benin
BOT Botswana
BUR Burkina Faso
BDI Burundi
CMR Cameroon
CPV Cape Verde
CAF Central African Republic
CHA Chad
COM Comoros
CGO Congo
CIV Côte d'Ivoire
COD Democratic Republic of the Congo
DJI Djibouti
EGY Egypt - Arabian Nights and Days by Naguib Mahfouz
GEQ Equatorial Guinea
ERI Eritrea
ETH Ethiopia
GAB Gabon
GAM Gambia
GHA Ghana
GUI Guinea
GBS Guinea-Bissau
KEN Kenya
LES Lesotho
LBR Liberia - This Child Will Be Great: Memoir of a Remarkable Life by Africa's First Woman President by Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
LBA Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
MAD Madagascar
MAW Malawi - The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind by William Kambwamba and BRyan Mealer
MLI Mali - Monique and the Mango Rains: Two Years with a Midwife in Mali by Kris Holloway and John Bidwell
MTN Mauritania
MRI Mauritius
MAR Morocco
MOZ Mozambique
NAM Namibia
NIG Niger
NGR Nigeria
RWA Rwanda
STP Sao Tome and Principe
SEN Senegal
SEY Seychelles
SLE Sierra Leone
SOM Somalia
RSA South Africa
SUD Sudan
SWZ Swaziland
TOG Togo
TUN Tunisia
UGA Uganda
TAN United Republic of Tanzania
ZAM Zambia
ZIM Zimbabwe

COE/EOC (Les Comités Olympiques Européens)
ALB Albania
AND Andorra
ARM Armenia
AUT Austria
AZE Azerbaijan
BLR Belarus
BEL Belgium
BIH Bosnia and Herzegovina
BUL Bulgaria
CRO Croatia
CYP Cyprus
CZE Czech Republic
DEN Denmark
EST Estonia
FIN Finland
MKD Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
FRA France
GEO Georgia
GER Germany
GBR Great Britain - The Djinn in the Nightingale's Eye by A.S. Byatt
GRE Greece
HUN Hungary
ISL Iceland
IRL Ireland - On the Move by Bono
ISR Israel
ITA Italy
LAT Latvia
LIE Liechtenstein
LTU Lithuania
LUX Luxembourg
MLT Malta
MON Monaco
MNE Montenegro
NED Netherlands
NOR Norway
POL Poland
POR Portugal
MDA Republic of Moldova
ROU Romania
RUS Russian Federation
SMR San Marino
SRB Serbia
SVK Slovakia
SLO Slovenia
ESP Spain
SWE Sweden
SUI Switzerland
TUR Turkey
UKR Ukraine - Penguin Lost by Andrey Kurkov

ODEPA/PASO (Organización Deportiva Panamericana)
ANT Antigua and Barbuda
ARG Argentina
ARU Aruba
BAH Bahamas
BAR Barbados - Just Riffing by Esther Phillips from Stories from Blue Latitudes
BIZ Belize - Beka Lamb by Zee Edgell
BER Bermuda
BOL Bolivia
BRA Brazil
IVB British Virgin Islands
CAN Canada
CAY Cayman Islands
CHI Chile
COL Colombia
CRC Costa Rica
CUB Cuba
DMA Dominica
DOM Dominican Republic
ECU Ecuador
ESA El Salvador
GRN Grenada - Baywatch an de Preacher by Oonya Kempadoo from Stories from Blue Latitudes
GUA Guatemala
GUY Guyana
HAI Haiti - Tatiana, Mon Amor by Edwidge Danticat from Stories from Blue Latitudes
HON Honduras
JAM Jamaica - Smile, God Loves You by Velma Pollard from Stories from Blue Latitudes
MEX Mexico
AHO Netherlands Antilles
NCA Nicaragua
PAN Panama
PAR Paraguay
PER Peru
PUR Puerto Rico
SKN Saint Kitts and Nevis
LCA Saint Lucia
VIN Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
SUR Suriname
TRI Trinidad and Tobago - Perfect Pledge by Rabindranath Maharaj
USA United States of America - The Bush Tragedy by Jacob Weisberg
URU Uruguay
VEN Venezuela
ISV Virgin Islands

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