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wandering

From Breda, Noord-Brabant Netherlands
Age 38
Joined Friday, September 12, 2003
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If PM's are not working, you can contact me at wandering.books [*] gmail.com


I will attend the following meetings and am willing to be a book courier if you ask me by PM.


Currently reading:
* Hild - Nicola Griffith
* The silk roads - Peter Frankopan
* The value of everything - Mariana Mazzucato (audio)

Read in 2019
* The lemon tree café - Cathy Bramley (audio)
* The bookshop on the corner - Jenny Colgan (audio)
* How to stop time - Matt Haig
* Circe - Madeline Miller
* Lelieblank, scharlakenrood - Michel Faber
* Birth of a bridge - Maylis de Kerangal
* Heroes - Stephen Fry (audio)
* Cat's cradle - Kurt Vonnegut
* Decisive - Chip & Dan Heath
* Bal masqué - Elia Barceló
* The madwoman upstairs - Catherine Lowell
* The God delusion - Richard Dawkins
* Prince Eugene: the noble knight - L. Würdig (pgdp)
* Ulysses of Ithaca - Karl Friedrich Becker (pgdp)
* The Frithiof Saga - Ferdinand Schmidt (pgdp)
* We should all be feminists - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi (audio)
* The path made clear - Oprah Winfrey (audio)
* Emin Pasha - M.C. Plehn (pgdp)
* Daisy Jones & The Six - Taylor Jenkins Reid (audio)
* The mortal word - Genevieve Cogman
* The lost plot - Genevieve Cogman
* Wicked - Gregory Maguire
* Shakespeare: the world as stage - Bill Bryson (audio)
* The burning page - Genevieve Cogman
* Winters' snow - Carrie Hope Fletcher (novella)
* Paper towns - John Green
* Mythos: the Greek myths retold - Stephen Fry
* The housekeeper and the professor - Yoko Ogawa
* Becoming - Michelle Obama (audio)
* All that she can see - Carrie Hope Fletcher
* Stay with me - Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀
* Fata Morgana - André Castaigne (pgdp)
* The Eyre affair - Jasper Fforde (re-read)
* The masked city - Genevieve Cogman
* On the other side - Carrie Hope Fletcher
* The year of magical thinking - Joan Didion
* Outlander - Diana Gabaldon (audio)
* De laatste Aedema - Marjolijn van Heemstra
* Just me - Sheila Hancock
* His dark materials trilogy - Philip Pullman

Read in 2018
* Daughter of the forest - Juliet Marillier
* Conversations with friends - Sally Rooney
* The underground railroad - Colson Whitehead
* Kindred - Octavia Butler [best]
* Lion - Saroo Brierley
* Sixty days and counting - Kim Stanley Robinson
* Husband and Wife - Zeruya Shalev
* The physician - Noah Gordon
* Divergent - Veronica Roth
* The circle - Dave Eggers
* Binti - Nnedi Okorafor [third best]
* Fifty degrees below - Kim Stanley Robinson
* Daughters of Nijo - Onoto Watanna (pgdp)
* Forty signs of rain - Kim Stanley Robinson
* Shades of grey - Jasper Fforde
* On writing - Stephen King (audio)
* The pilot's wife - Anita Schreve
* Een jaar later - Scott Lasser
* 30 lessons for living - Karl Pillemer
* An abundance of Katherines - John Green
* De magische cirkel - Katherine Neville
* De geograaf van de paus, Leo Africanus - Amin Maalouf
* Het kind uit Brugge - Gilbert Sinoué
* De lessen van mevrouw Lohmark - Judith Schalansky
* Jayne Eyre - Charlotte Brontë
* 7 or 8 ways to end the world - Colin Wright
* Kruistocht in spijkerbroek - Thea Beckman
* Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell - Susanna Clarke
* Hidden nature - Alys Fowler
* The invisible library - Genevieve Cogman [second best]
* Emotionally weird - Kate Atkinson
* The handmaid's tale - Margaret Atwood

Read in 2017
* A tiny bit marvellous, Dawn French
* The lost language of cranes, David Leavitt
* De hemel boven Parijs, Bregje Hofstede
* Oh dear Sylvia, Dawn French
* Lefbek, Anke Laterveer
* 400 brieven van mijn moeder, Joseph Oubelkas (ray)
* The time traveller's wife - Audrey Niffenegger (re-read)



* pgdp = Project Gutenberg Distributed Proofreaders, book read in the final stage before publication as an e-text (smooth reading)
* for audio books, I use storytel, which I really like

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