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From Seattle, Washington USA
Joined Thursday, September 22, 2016
Recent Book Activity
4 weeks all time
books registered 67 2,121
released in the wild 24 1,667
controlled releases 1 72
releases caught 1 55
controlled releases caught 8 55
books found 1 67
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Extended Profile
I host a Little Free Library in Seattle near 51st Avenue South and Brandon Street. It gets regular friendly visitors who make great contributions! Thank you all!

2024 BC Participation
American Prometheus Bookring by @waternixie
Favorite Book of 2023 Roundabout by @dark-draco
My Armchair Travels to France Bookring by @laveggiocoffee
Around the World bookbox Round 3 by @hobbit
Winter Bookbox by @aberpeter
Color-in-the-title bookbox #5 by @haahaahaa98
52 towns in 52 weeks release challenge
The Lives They Lived: A Biography and Memoirs bookbox by me

666 Around the World Reading Challenge (2nd year of participation)
1. American Prometheus: the Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer — by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin (Netherlands, Europe)
2. The Pigeon Tunnel: Stories from My Life by John le Carré (Lebanon, Asia)
3. A Burning by Megha Majumdar (India, Asia)
4. A Homemade Life: Stories and Recipes from My Kitchen by Molly Wizenberg (France, Europe)
5. The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny, and Murder — by David Grann (Chile, South America)
6. Rememberings by Sinead O’Connor (Jamaica, North America)
7. Breasts and Eggs — by Mieko Kawakami (Japan, Asia)
8. Humankind: A Hopeful History by Rutger Bregma, translated by Erica Moore and Elizabeth Manton (South Africa, Africa)
9. Gun Island by Amitav Ghosh (Bangladesh, Asia)
10. The Library Book by Susan Orleans (Denmark, Europe)
11. Some People Need Killing by Patricia Evangelista (Philippines, Asia)

2023 BC Participation
Bookish bookbox (in memory of Mary Zee) by @6of8
Summer Bookbox by @aberpeter
Duets Bookbox by @laveggiocoffee
Swap up Mt. TBR bookbox by aberpeter
Victorian Bookbox by @waternixie
Person Place Thing book spiral by @aberpeter

666 Around the World Reading Challenge (1st year of participation)
1. The Mirror and the Light — by Hilary Mantel (United Kingdom, Europe)
2. The Sentence — by Louise Erdrich (USA, N. America)
3. The Henna Artist — by Alka Joshi (India, Asia)
4. The Reluctant Fundamentalist — by Mohsin Hamid (Pakistan, Asia)
5. Norah Webster — by Colm Toibin (Ireland, Europe)
6. The People of the Book — by Geraldine Brooks (Australia/Oceania)
7. A Map for the Missing — Belinda Huijuan Tang (China, Asia)
8. A House in the Mountains: the Women Who Liberated Italy from Fascism — by Caroline Moorehead (Italy, Europe)
9. In the Shadow of the Banyan by Vaddey Ratner (Cambodia, Asia)
10. The Long Reckoning: A Story of War, Peace, and Redemption in Vietnam — by George Black (Vietnam, Asia)
11. Homegoing — by Yaa Gyasi (Ghana, Africa)
12. The Memory Police — by Yoko Ogawa (Japan, Asia)
13. Logavina Street: Life and Death in a Sarajevo Neighborhood — by Barbara Demick (Bosnia, Europe)
14. On the Plain of Snakes — by Paul Theroux (Mexico, North America)
15. Morning in Serra Mattu: A Nubian Ode — by Arif Gamal (Sudan, Africa)
16. Unbroken: a World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption — by Laura Hillenbrand (Marshall Islands, Oceania)
17. A Brief History of Eight Killings — by Marlon James (Jamaica, North America)
18. Moral Disorder and Other Stories by Margaret Atwood (Canada, North America)
19. The Balkans: A Short History by Mark Mazower (Serbia, Europe)
20. Contemporary New Zealand Short Stories edited by Robert Zimmer (New Zealand, Oceania)
21. The Shadow King by Maaza Mengiste (Ethiopia, Africa)
22. Four Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age by Annalee Newitz (Turkey, Europe)
23. The Daughter of Doctor Moreau by Silvia Moreno-Garcia (Belize, Central America)
24. The Far Land: 200 Years of Murder, Mania, and Mutiny in the South Pacific by Brandon Presser (Pitcairn Island, Oceania)
25. The Woman from Uruguay by Pedro Mairal, translated by Jennifer Croft (Uruguay, South America)
26. World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments — by Aimee Nezhukumatathil (New Guinea, Oceania)
27. The Book of Eels: Our Enduring Fascination with the Most Mysterious Creature in the Natural World — by Patrik Svensson (Sargasso Sea, North America)
28. The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism — by Doris Kearns Goodwin (Colombia, South America)
29. Legacy of Violence: A History of the British Empire by Caroline Elkins (Egypt, Africa)
30. A History of the World in 100 Objects — by Neil MacGregor (Kenya, Africa)
31. The Apartment on Calle Uruguay — by Zachary Lazar (Venezuala, South America)
32. The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts — by Joshua Hammer (Mali, Africa)
33. Thursday Night Widows — by Claudia Piñeiro (Argentina, South America)
34. Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage — by Alfred Lancing (Antartica, Oceania)
35. Forgotten Fatherland: The True Story of Nietzsche's Sister and Her Lost Aryan Colony Paperback — by Ben Macintyre (Paraguay, South America)
36. Empire of Cotton: a Global History — by Sven Beckert (Peru, South America)

2022 BC Participation
International Canadian Literature Sweepstake by @estelle1806
Small Box of Small Books Bookbox by @erishkigal
Bookbox of Intentional Variety #10 by @HI77

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