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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

Redshirts
John Scalzi
Baccano!, Vol. 1: The Rolling Bootlegs
Ryohgo Narita
Progress: 54/217 pages
Decision at Doona
Anne McCaffrey
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World
Abigail Revasch, Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Tara Sands, Listening Library
Progress: 67/473 minutes
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
Fluency
Jennifer Foehner Wells
Progress: 58/367 pages

It's not working, so of course it's all I can think about

I was impatient and tried downloading another Freading book - a short sci-fi story about a mythical laundress with amazing clothes whitening abilities ("The Laundress of Silver Lake" by Julie Jansen). I had the same issue with it that I did with The Paratwa, so either it's a "me" problem or a sitewide issue. Blah.

 

I guess I have to force myself to read my other books instead. I'm thinking of abandoning Putting Makeup on Dead People, at least for a while, because the heroine kind of annoys me. I'm almost done with Snakecharm, which is looking like a 2 or 1.5 star read. And A Lot Like a Lady has its own issues. I've been terrible at picking books for myself lately.