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Familiar Diversions

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

Currently reading

No Longer Human, Volume 2
Osamu Dazai, Usamaru Furuya
Progress: 100/194 pages
The Dinosaur Lords: A Novel
Victor Milán
Progress: 58/574 pages
The No Asshole Rule: Building a Civilized Workplace and Surviving One That Isn't
Robert I. Sutton
Progress: 6/210 pages
The Listerdale Mystery and Eleven Other Stories
Agatha Christie, Hugh Fraser
Progress: 3/6 minutes
The Invisible Orientation: An Introduction to Asexuality
Julie Sondra Decker
The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World
Shannon Hale, Dean Hale, Abigail Revasch, Tara Sands
Progress: 190/473 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

Reading progress update: I've read 184 out of 280 pages.

Spice & Wolf, Book 2 - Isuna Hasekura, Juu Ayakura, Paul Starr

This story has taken ages to get going - it was only at the halfway point that Lawrence finally learned he was in trouble.

 

On the plus side, unlike with the first book, I can actually understand the economics stuff. For the most part. Lawrence bought goods that should have guaranteed him a tidy profit. Unfortunately, he didn't know at the time that the value of those goods had dropped to one tenth of what it had been. He has two days to pay back his debt, or he'll be stripped of all his possessions and sold into slavery.

 

Now if only all this exciting stuff had happened 50+ pages sooner. It's a race against time, as I rush to finish this and review it before my library due date.