The Locke branch will be re-opening on Monday, December 17, 2018. Locke is now available as a pickup location. If you have existing holds that you would like to pick up at Locke, please contact the branch where you have been picking up your holds during the closure.
I read from all walks of fiction, but tend not to read romance or westerns -- but I could be convinced. My favourite novel is The Robber Bride (Atwood). My second-favourite novel is A Fine Balance (Rohinton Mistry). I love nonfiction. Born n raised in Hamilton. Hamilton Public Library employee.
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Horror -- classic and new. Misery is my THIRD favourite novel. Stephen King is great, Peter Haining collections, classic short stories of Poe, Blackwood...
Science Fiction, especially dystopian fiction and post-apocalyptic
History -- of war, military tactics and strategies, medieval and ancient warfare, military history, psychological warfare, mind control and Manchurian Candidates
Science Non-fiction -- linguistics, pop science, social science, pseudo science, conspiracy theories, natural medicine
Poetry -- especially confessional, Romantic, Post Modern, and Victorian. Fave poets are Plath, Sexton, Mark Strand, Adrienne Rich, Tennyson, Brownings, Wordsworth, ee cummings, T.S. Eliot...
Biographies -- especially famous bloodline families, military and political, Monarchy, Kennedys, Hollywood families, juicy stuff!