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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 listened 435 out of 914 minutes.

Foreigner: Foreigner Sequence 1, Book 1 - Daniel Thomas May, Audible Studios, C.J. Cherryh

I'm at the first riding scene, and my secondhand embarrassment is pretty intense. Between this and the tea incident (and later, with the shooting, death, and bone breaking), I still can't believe Bren put himself and Jase at Ilisidi's mercy in the third book.

 

Also, Bren is pretty good at lying to himself, isn't he? The few mentions of Barb so far make Bren and Barb's relationship sound fairly casual, but that doesn't quite gel with his reaction later on.