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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

Alliance In Blood
Ariel Tachna
Progress: 63/210 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 Moai Island Puzzle
Ho-Ling Wong, Alice Arisugawa
Progress: 30/239 pages
The snail-watcher, and other stories
Patricia Highsmith
Progress: 9/177 pages
Jane Jensen: Gabriel Knight, Adventure Games, Hidden Objects (Influential Video Game Designers)
Jennifer deWinter, Carly A. Kocurek, Anastasia Salter
The No Asshole Rule: Building a Civilized Workplace and Surviving One That Isn't
Robert I. Sutton
Progress: 140/210 pages
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
The Naked Sun
Isaac Asimov
Progress: 20/187 pages

Booklikes-opoly: April 15th

— feeling booklikes

I have selected a game piece for myself:



Bank: $20

Roll: 7



I have a lot of books that fit the "fantasy published before 2000" criteria, but I think I'm going to aim for talking animals instead. I snagged Brian Jacques' Redwall from my shelves and it promptly fell apart in my hands (it was an ex-library book). So instead I'm going with Brian Jacques' Salamandastron. I've never read anything in this series before, but I did a bit of googling and it looks like it's okay to read the series out of order.


Salamandastron  - Brian Jacques (356 pages total)


And the game board (with cat in place!):