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

Currently reading

Daughter of Mystery
Heather Rose Jones
Progress: 251/399 pages
50 Girls 50 and Other Stories
Al Williamson, Frank Frazetta, Gary Groth
Space Battle Lunchtime Volume 1: Lights, Camera, Snacktion!
Natalie Reiss
Progress: 20/120 pages
Fluency
Jennifer Foehner Wells
Progress: 58/367 pages
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet: A Novel
Becky Chambers
Progress: 148/441 pages
The Count of Monte Cristo
Alexandre Dumas, Bill Homewood, Naxos AudioBooks
Progress: 667/3165 minutes
A Matter of Oaths
Helen S. Wright
Progress: 101/277 pages
Report on the Selected Problems of the Technical Departments of the University of Illinois Library
Raynard C. Swank
Progress: 20/42 pages
Medical School for Everyone: Grand Rounds Cases
Professor Roy Benaroch, The Great Courses, The Great Courses
Progress: 34/725 minutes

Reading progress update: I've read 212 out of 358 pages.

Yargo - Jacqueline Susann

"the parasitic encumbrance" = Sanau's perception of pregnancy/a fetus

 

Okay, I laughed. I love my nieces, but that's about how I view the thought of becoming pregnant myself.

 

Oh, and so far there's been one instance of mildly graphic on-page violence, but no orgies, sex slaves, or on-page sex of any kind. Certainly nothing to explain why my mom didn't want my teen self to read this. I suppose there's still plenty of time for that to change, although I hope the Venusian bee people don't play a starring role in any of that, because eww.