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wandering

From Breda, Noord-Brabant Netherlands
Age 40
Joined Friday, September 12, 2003
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If PM's are not working, please feel free to 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:
* Her mother's mother's mother and her daughters - Maria José Silveira
* The fifth season - N.K. Jemisin
* My own words - Ruth Bader Ginsburg (audio)

Read in 2021
* The silk roads: a new history of the world - Peter Frankopan [*]
* Carl Linnaeus - Gunnar Broberg
* A natural history of dragons - Marie Brennan (audio)
* Dark tides - Philippa Gregory
* Going postal - Terry Pratchett (audio)
* Braiding sweetgrass - Robin Wall Kimmerer
* De vertaalster - Leila Aboulela
* Conjure women - Afia Atakora (audio)
* Love after love - Ingrid Persaud [*]
* The intoxicating Mr Lavelle - Neil Blackmore
* The library of lost and found - Phaedra Patrick (audio)
* The Gustav sonata - Rose Tremain
* The liar's dictionary - Eley Williams
* The poison tree - Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay
* Tools of engagement - Tessa Bailey (audio)
* De rode kamer - Pauline A. Chen
* 500 miles from you - Jenny Colgan (audio)
* The yellow wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
* The secret garden - Frances Hodgson Burnett
* Het belang van duisternis - Sigri Sandberg
* Parable of the talents - Octavia E. Butler
* De meeste mensen deugen - Rutger Bregman (audio)
* Just one damned thing after another - Jodi Taylor
* Heartstopper (volume 4) - Alice Oseman
* The tea dragon society - Katie O-Neill
* Tidelands - Philippa Gregory
* Tin man - Sarah Winman [*]
* Piranesi - Susanna Clarke [*]
* De groep - Mary McCarthy
* The stationery shop of Tehran - Marjan Kamali (audio)
* Parable of the sower - Octavia E. Butler [*]
* A doll's house - Henrik Ibsen
* Black leopard, red wolf - Marlon James [*]
* Where the wild ladies are - Matsuda Aoko
* Nina Simone - Gilles Leroy
* Butterfly burning - Yvonne Vera
* Jij zegt het - Connie Palmen
* Hunger - Roxane Gay (audio)
* Het einde van de rode mens - Svetlana Alexijevitsj
* Het leven zoals het is - Benoîte Groult
* The glass woman - Caroline Lea
* Figuring - Maria Popova
* The beginning of the world in the middle of the night - Jen Campbell
* Year of yes - Shonda Rhimes (audio)
* Mijn linkervoet - Christy Brown
* Factfulness - Hans Rosling [*]
* The housekeeper and the professor - Yoko Ogawa (re-read)
* The dark archive - Genevieve Cogman
* The ten thousand doors of January - Alix E. Harrow
* The Awakening - Kate Chopin

Read in 2020
* Rivers of London - Ben Aaronovitch
* The doll factory - Elizabeth Macneal
* All we can save - edited by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson and Katharine K. Wilkinson [best non-fiction]
* The little bookshop on the Seine - Rebecca Raisin (audio)
* The song of Achilles - Madeline Miller
* Binti: the complete trilogy - Nnedi Okorafor
* Love her or lose her - Tessa Bailey (audio)
* Leven in de tuin - Penelope Lively
* Something to live for - Richard Roper [2]
* The storm sister - Lucinda Riley (audio)
* Frida Kahlo en de kleuren van het leven - Caroline Bernard
* The unseeing idol of light - K.R. Meera
* Hamnet - Maggie O'Farrell
* Girl, woman, other - Bernardine Evaristo
* Raven Girl - Audrey Niffenegger
* The interestings - Meg Wolitzer
* Vixen - Rosie Garland (audio)
* Fix her up - Tessa Bailey (audio)
* Het hart van de honingbij - Helen Jukes
* Dragonfly in amber - Diana Gabaldon (audio)
* Vita - Melania Mazzucco
* There are little kingdoms - Kevin Barry
* The Five: the untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper - Hallie Rubenhold
* Ik was Alice - Melanie Benjamin
* Tiny little thing - Beatriz Williams
* De keizer aller ziektes: een biografie van kanker - Siddhartha Mukherjee
* The flatshare - Beth O'Leary
* The loveliest chocolate shop in Paris - Jenny Colgan
* The illumination of Ursula Flight - Anna-Marie Crowhurst
* The Claverings - Anthony Trollope (read along)
* Heartstopper - Alice Oseman (volume 1, 2 and 3)
* Yakuzadochter - Shoko Tendo
* Vrouwen van Oranje: Amalia van Solms, Prinses Marianne - Dieuwke Winsemius
* Het korte maar wonderbare leven van Oscar Wao - Junot Díaz (#Caribathon 2020 - Dominicaanse Republiek)
* Out of love - Hazel Hayes
* Knit one, pearl one - Gil McNeil
* The secret chapter - Genevieve Cogman
* Het laatste paleis - Norman Eisen
* Wild beauty - Anna-Marie McLemore
* A single thread - Tracy Chevalier [3]
* Een bezetene droomt van turingmachines - Janna Levin
* The ultimate hitchhikers guide - Douglas Adams
* Runemarks - Joanne Harris
* The well of lost plots - Jasper Fforde (re-read)
* Gods of jade and shadow - Silvia Moreno-Garcia [1]
* The seven sisters - Lucinda Riley (audio)
* Alfred & Emily - Doris Lessing
* Vogels zonder vleugels - Louis de Bernières
* The way we live now - Anthony Trollope (read along)
* The watchmaker of Filigree Street - Natasha Pulley
* The mermaid and Mrs. Hancock - Imogen Hermes Gowar (audio)
* A keeper - Graham Norton
* De dochter van de paus - Caroline P. Murphy
* To be continued - James Robertson
* The floating theatre - Martha Conway
* Lost in a good book - Jasper Fforde (re-read)
* The signature of all things - Elizabeth Gilbert (re-read)
* Brooklyn - Colm Tóibín

Read in 2019
59 read, top 3:
* An absolutely remarkable thing - Hank Green [1]
* Peaches for monsieur le Curé - Joanne Harris [2]
* The housekeeper and the professor - Yoko Ogawa [3]



* 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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