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Allison Marles apm at
Tue Dec 7 18:42:19 EST 2004

> Name: 

> Living in: 

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
> Age: 

> What I do when not playing here: 
Web Development

cooking, drawing, photography, reading

> Married/partnered/?: 

been with my s.o. for 6 years.
> Offspring (human variety): 
> Offspring (non-human): 

none, but I'm consistently tempted by cats, even though I suspect
I am probably slightly allergic.
> First DWJ/when: 

The Ogre Downstairs, read to me by my sister when I was about 7.
> Favourite DWJ (Why am I doing this to myself?!): 

This is too hard, so I usually just say The Ogre Downstairs as
I love it and it was the first one I read.  However, I also love
the following six in no particular order: Deep Secret, The Year of the
Griffin, A Sudden Wild Magic, The Lives of Christopher Chant, Howl's
Moving Castle, and Power of Three.
> Least favourite DWJ: 

Hexwood.  Although I've been meaning to re-read it as it seems to
be a favourite of a number of people on the list.
> Other favourite authors/books: 

Robin McKinley, Georgette Heyer, O.R. Melling, L.M. Montgomery, 
Douglas Adams

Snow Crash and The Diamond Age by Neal Stephensen
The Changeover by Margaret Mahy
Good Omens by Terry Pratchett/Neil Gaiman
Microserfs and Shampoo Planet by Douglas Coupland
What-A-Mess and the Cat Next Door by Frank Muir

Rupert (the Alfred Bestall years)
Calvin & Hobbes by Bill Watterson
For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnson
Asterix & Obelix by Gosciny and Uderzo

> Music: 

Classical, Jazz, Electronica.

Glenn Gould, YoYo Ma, The Jacques Loussier Trio, Loreena McKennitt, 
Fluke, Underworld, Orbital

Bach, Dvorak, Eric Satie

> Currently reading: 
 False Colours by Georgette Heyer
 Changeover by DWJ
 The Design of Everyday Things by Donald Norman
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