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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

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: 58/553 pages
The Naked Sun
Isaac Asimov
Progress: 20/187 pages
50 Girls 50 and Other Stories
Al Williamson, Frank Frazetta, Gary Groth
Fluency
Jennifer Foehner Wells
Progress: 58/367 pages
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet: A Novel
Becky Chambers
Progress: 148/441 pages
The Count of Monte Cristo
Alexandre Dumas, Bill Homewood, Naxos AudioBooks
Progress: 667/3165 minutes
A Matter of Oaths
Helen S. Wright
Progress: 101/277 pages
Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases
Professor Roy Benaroch, The Great Courses, The Great Courses
Progress: 34/725 minutes

Shelf space project

This year I restarted my shelf space project, which was designed to force me to keep track of the physical space taken up by the stuff I acquire vs. the physical space freed up when I offload things (usually either donating or selling them). Ideally, I should offload more inches than I acquire.

 

Yeah, that's not going so well. I just looked at the numbers, and so far I've acquired 12.03 inches more than I've offloaded.

 

Anyway, last year I kept track of everything in an adorable cat-themed journal, but I couldn't seem to keep it up for more than a couple months. This year I'm using LibraryThing for everything, and it seems to be working out better for me.