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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

The Inner Life of Cats: The Science and Secrets of Our Mysterious Feline Companions
Thomas McNamee
Progress: 72/235pages
Conservation of Shadows
Yoon Ha Lee
Progress: 22%
Le premier jour
Marc Levy
Progress: 180/496pages
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Herman Melville
Manifold: Time
Stephen Baxter, Chris Schluep
Progress: 99/480pages
The Long War
Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett
Progress: 68/501pages

Reading progress update: I've listened 256 out of 1915 minutes.

Seveneves: A Novel - Neal Stephenson, Will Damron, Mary Robinette Kowal

She knew Sean Probst by his reputation, by his signature on her paychecks, and by the emails he sent her at three o’clock in the morning of whatever time zone his private jet had most recently taken him to. Sean yielded to no one in his knowledge of all things space related. When he walked into a space station and called bullshit, things were about to become entertaining.

Parts of this book are interesting and amusing, but it also seems to go off on tangents where it describes tech in great detail. And you know it's a lot when I'm commenting on it. Going with the audiobook may have been a good idea, after all.

 

And I'm still not sold on White Sky.