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Age 80
Joined Wednesday, July 24, 2002
Recent Book Activity
4 weeks all time
books registered 0 2,618
released in the wild 0 2,565
controlled releases 0 0
releases caught 0 387
controlled releases caught 0 0
books found 0 127
tell-a-friend referrals 0 42
new member referrals 0 39
forum posts 0 996
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The best part of BookCrossing, for me, is releasing books into the wild. I get the occasional journal entry (but only occasional), but the books are always gone when I check on them, and I like thinking about the small, unexpected pleasure I've given the person who finds one of my wild release books. It also gives me a great excuse to go to all the book sales around town, and check out the books at garage sales and thrift stores. I love books, and any excuse to paw through a pile of them is welcome.

I also offer, and accept, books through the mail on another site: www. Older, more fragile, or specialized books find happy homes that way, and I've gotten some wonderful books to read.

(Please note: ALL the books on my bookshelf have been released. The only exceptions are books that were originally registered by someone else; I may still have them, but try to release them as soon as I read them. I joined long before the "status" feature was introduced, and I haven't bothered to go back through hundreds of books to make sure their status is correct.)

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