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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit
Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
Progress: 102/248 pages
Making Arrangements
Progress: 44 %
Let's Talk About Love
Claire Kann
Progress: 80/277 pages
Princess Prince
Tomoko Taniguchi
Progress: 310/336 pages
Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness
Peter Godfrey-Smith
Progress: 41/255 pages
A Rational Arrangement
Rowyn Ashby
Progress: 89/537 pages
FREE: Locke & Key
Tatiana Maslany, Audible Studios, Joe Hill, Gabriel Rodríguez, Kate Mulgrew, Haley Joel Osment, Full Cast
Progress: 91/806 minutes

Reading progress update: I've read 128 out of 391 pages.

The Player of Games  - Iain M. Banks

I can see some of the things that led to comparisons between the Culture books and Ann Leckie's Imperial Radch books, but Gurgeh makes me miss Breq a lot.


The AIs and drones are nice, though. I hope at least one of the ships gets to talk more. (D)GOU Limiting Factor has potential. Oh, and I love the ship names. My favorite so far is GCU Just Read the Instructions.