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 Post subject: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:03 am 
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I am now on it! Come find me. My username is choirqueer. Still figuring out what to do with it, but so far I've figured out that I can make long long long lists of all the books I want to read and rate the ones I've already read, which is enough to keep me busy for {very large number representing mass amounts of time}.

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:13 am 
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Ooh I love Goodreads! This is me: http://www.goodreads.com/lobsteriffic

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:52 am 
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I love making my yearly book goals on Goodreads!

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 1:46 pm 
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I go through phases of reading a ton of books in a short time period and then I'll go months without reading one thing, but I update it when I am reading!

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 3:29 pm 
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http://www.goodreads.com/rosesforann is mine. I'm kind of being a reading slacker this year, but hoping that will change soon.

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 3:39 pm 
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I'm a little bit obsessed with Goodreads. Here's mine: http://www.goodreads.com/user/show/684786-becca


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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 4:15 pm 
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http://www.goodreads.com/karakarai

Ever since I discovered I don't violently hate the Kindle app on my phone and iPad, I've been trying to read more. I think this could definitely help. There are apps for Android and iPhone, which is stellar. I just wish I could read everything as quickly as I can devour the Harry Potter and Hunger Games series.

Thanks for the link, CQ!

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:07 pm 
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The reviews on Goodreads are better than anything on Amazon. There seems to be little of the flame wars/nonsense that takes place on Amazon.com

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:24 pm 
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Maybe knowing the PPK is watching will encourage me to start reading again. I don't know why I've been so lazy. It's not like it's a chore.


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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:35 pm 
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I went through a lapse in my voracious readership for a few years. I read all the time as a kid, then I didn't read very much for a few years, and then one day I decided to stop beating myself up for all the reading I wasn't doing, and pick up a book. :)

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 8:45 pm 
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This is me, I just started recently: http://www.goodreads.com/Rhys


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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:32 pm 
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I've had this account for a long time, and looking through it just makes me want to reread things! I've also been in sort of a reading slump, but I'm hoping to get back into the habit.

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:45 pm 
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Accidentally sent a friend request without a message to you, Garrick. Sorry about that!


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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 10:32 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2012 11:32 pm 
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http://www.goodreads.com/gwennie

I had been going pretty long between updates, but maybe if I had more friends I would update more frequently...

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2012 12:33 am 
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That's me! I am also not the bookworm I once was, but I still am infatuated with my books and want to get through them all...and there are a lot of books I have to read in our bookcases.

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2012 12:40 am 
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My account is super inactive, but I look at goodreads all the time for the reviews. I've found so many books by lurking on profiles of strangers with taste similar to mine.

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:41 am 
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I'm on it!

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I don't update as much as I should, but some of my books are on there.


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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2012 8:03 am 
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How are you liking goodreads? I don't have any accounts because I hate the look of Librarything, but the librarian in me wants tags... I mostly read in English, but sometimes in Swedish. It'd be nice to have an easy way to keep track of my reading. Right now I have a journal where I note down what I have read, when, and from which source. I also, just for fun, try to keep track of things like if it's on a list (such as 1001 Books or the Big Read or whatever, though most of what I read isn't). I'm considering tackling all the titles I haven't read from Delta Science Fiction (an old Swedish book series from the 1980s). While I've read many of the authors I found that I had read surprisingly few of the actual books.


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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Sat Apr 28, 2012 2:57 am 
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fruitbat wrote:
How are you liking goodreads? I don't have any accounts because I hate the look of Librarything, but the librarian in me wants tags... I mostly read in English, but sometimes in Swedish. It'd be nice to have an easy way to keep track of my reading. Right now I have a journal where I note down what I have read, when, and from which source. I also, just for fun, try to keep track of things like if it's on a list (such as 1001 Books or the Big Read or whatever, though most of what I read isn't). I'm considering tackling all the titles I haven't read from Delta Science Fiction (an old Swedish book series from the 1980s). While I've read many of the authors I found that I had read surprisingly few of the actual books.

Goodreads is the BEST! When I joined I wished I had been a member for years. You can make as many shelves (tags) as you like and it's great for recommendations too, I think you should join!

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Sat Apr 28, 2012 3:48 am 
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PostPosted: Sat Apr 28, 2012 7:14 am 
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I have not so much to do today, so I signed up and have been clicking away. This is me: http://www.goodreads.com/lozzybear

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2012 4:32 pm 
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I'm adding everyone. I think my name is just k g on there. Here is the link.

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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2012 5:40 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: Goodreads
PostPosted: Sun Apr 29, 2012 6:50 pm 
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Remember to review your recommendations! You can also ask for recommendations from other users.

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