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Familiar Diversions

I'm a librarian who loves anime, manga, and reading a wide variety of genres.

Currently reading

An Extraordinary Union
Alyssa Cole
Progress: 108/258 pages
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World
Abigail Revasch, Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Tara Sands, Listening Library
Progress: 190/473 minutes
The Mystic Marriage
Heather Rose Jones
Progress: 302/426 pages
Ichi-F: A Worker's Graphic Memoir of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant
Kazuto Tatsuta
Progress: 448/553 pages
The Naked Sun
Isaac Asimov
Progress: 20/187 pages
Fluency
Jennifer Foehner Wells
Progress: 58/367 pages

One of my reader pet peeves: when a publisher's site doesn't include excerpts. While I'm not always good about reading them, I'd like them to be there. And no, an excerpt on the author's site doesn't count.

 

The publisher I'm griping about: Carina Press. Which has a sale ending tomorrow, by the way. Coupon code SPOOKY14 gets you 31% off on the site. At the very least, I'm planning on buying Code Runner, because I'm enjoying Binary Witness so much.

 

Seriously, why do some of these books have excerpts and others don't?