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susan m


Oakland, CA
Hometown: oakland

Member since:

June 7, 2012


What genres of books do you enjoy reading?

Literary fiction, history, biographies, analysis, terary fiction, poetry, fantasy, history, science--am a HUGE reader. Lev Grossman, Octavia Butler, Geoff Ramsey (Child Garden); Mary Gaitskill; Charles Baxter; Tillie Olsen; Robert Heinlein(natch); Jeff Noon; Mortal Love by Elizabeth Hand, everything by bell hooks, Diane diPrima, Phillip Levine, Sharon Olds, John Donne. Mary Oliver, Sarah Waters, Cory Doctorow's Little Brother and Michael Gruber's The Book of Air and Shadows, China Mevielle's Perfidio Station and The City and The City, Lit by Mary Karr, Drinking by Caroline Knapp. Movies: Kick Ass, The Cell, Minority Report, Flashdance, anything by Pedro Almodovar, Charles Nolan, Shortbus, Hedwig and the Angry Inch, Tank Girl, Secretary, cheesy science fiction and fantasy.

What do you hope to get out of this group?

Community who love books, fun, interesting discussions.


I didn't know about this group! Sounds wonderful. I am an avid reader, queer, and want to be in a book club. Voila.

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