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About me

Gender Female
Industry Museums or Libraries
Occupation smartass
Location United States
Introduction I've been reviewing children's books for about 15 years, and been married almost as long. I've gotten fairly good at both.
Interests my family, reading, children's books, geeking, DDR, dancing, musicals, camping, parenting, Bollywood movies, MST3K, Joss Whedon, The Kids in the Hall, frugality, authentic living
Favorite Movies The Full Monty, Strictly Ballroom, The Pirate, Americathon, Stop Making Sense, He Said/She Said, Noises Off, The Goodbye Girl, Moulin Rouge, Village of the Giants (MST3K version)
Favorite Music Christine Lavin, Richard Schindell, Roy Zimmerman, Jean Ritchie, Peter Garbriel, Arlo Guthrie, Greg Brown, The Roches, Emmy Lou Harris, Mary Black, Frances Black, the Black Family, The Rankin Family, Four Bitchin' Babes, Melbourne Moon, Mary Schmary, Cry Cry Cry
Favorite Books I Capture the Castle, Joy in the Morning (Betty Smith), Cotillion, A Company of Swans, The Secret Language, Thursday's Child, Freddy and Mr. Camphor, A Wrinkle in Time, The Phoenix and the Carpet, Little Plum, The Moon in the Cloud, The Egypt Game, Skating Shoes, The Hollow, The Long Secret, The Joy Luck Club, The Accidental Tourist