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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

A Rational Arrangement
Rowyn Ashby
Progress: 13/537 pages
FREE: Locke & Key
Tatiana Maslany, Audible Studios, Joe Hill, Gabriel Rodríguez, Kate Mulgrew, Haley Joel Osment, Full Cast
Progress: 91/806 minutes
The Ginza Ghost: and other stories
Ho-Ling Wong, Keikichi Ōsaka
Progress: 82/203 pages
Who?
Algis Budrys
To Say Nothing of the Dog: Or How We Found the Bishop's Bird Stump at Last
Connie Willis, Recorded Books LLC, Steven Crossley
The Invisible Orientation: An Introduction to Asexuality
Julie Sondra Decker
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
Fluency
Jennifer Foehner Wells
Progress: 58/367 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 115 out of 275 pages.

The Lotus Palace  - Jeannie Lin

I have 37 hours left to go before this book becomes nonfunctional. I was dawdling because I thought I had a little more time than that. Must read faster.

 

I've been enjoying this, although I'm a little worried about the romance aspect. I'm not sure what kind of end result Huang is hoping for or expects, or if he has even thought that far. I somehow doubt his parents would be pleased if he decided he wanted to marry Yue-ying, and another character has already mentioned that he can't make her his concubine without ruining his chances of ever becoming married.