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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

Reading progress update: I've listened to 2 out of 11 discs.

14 (Audiocd) - Peter Clines, Ray Porter

So far we have:

 

- Bright green mutant cockroaches

- Weird problems with the lights

- Dramatically differing apartment layouts

- A mysterious apartment with a door that doesn't have a handle and may never have had a handle

- A mysterious apartment with four very tough-looking padlocks

- An elevator that, as far as anyone knows, has never been in service

- Multiple doors with chains and padlocks

- Lots of suggestions that this place has history, except no one knows what that history is

- And a variety of neighbors, most of whom haven't lived there for very long

 

Aside from the many padlocked doors and unnaturally colored insects, this place reminds me a lot of a building I lived in when I was in college. It's probably a good thing I'm listening to this now, rather than then.