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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 read 286 out of 403 pages.

Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years - John Guy

Wait, hang on. A king can declare bankruptcy?  How did I not know about this? This seems like the perfect fodder for an episode of History Bites. Unless it was in the sum up at the end of an episode. Did they do one on the Spanish armada? I can't remember.

 

The world needs less reality TV and more silly history shows. 

 

Anyway, reading on....