General details

  • PiperMc

  • Cape Town

  • Piper

  • English

In short

My Favorites: Reading and Writing

  • Fiction: Action/Adventure, Alternative History, Fairytales, Folklore & Mythology, Historical Fiction, Literary, Sci Fi/Fantasy

    Non-Fiction: History, New Age & Spirituality, Philosophy, Popular Science, Reference, Science, Sports & Adventure, Travel

    Poetry: Epic, Fantasy, Narrative, Romantic / Love

  • Top all-round favourite:  Knowledge of Angels by Jill Paton Walsch

    Fav fantasy:  Robin Hobb's Assassin series, closely tied with LoTR

    Fav memoir:  Born Free by Joy Adamson.  Rocked my childhood-world.

    Fav travel memoir: Dove by Robin Lee Graham

    Historical: - no particular favourite; it changes as I discover authors :)

  • The Sufis by Idris Shah

    I read a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction, ranging from all-out fantasy to mythology and history, to how-to books on medical herbalism.
  • Robin Hobb, Tolkien, Rosemary Sutcliff, Marion Zimmer-Bradley, Jean M Auel, Austen and too many others to name them all.