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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

Who?
Algis Budrys
Alliance In Blood
Ariel Tachna
Progress: 86/210 pages
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 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.