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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

The Lion in the Living Room: How House Cats Tamed Us and Took Over the World
Abigail Tucker
Progress: 81/187pages
The Mirror Empire
Kameron Hurley
Leviathan Wakes
James S.A. Corey, Jefferson Mays
Progress: 30%
Life: An Unauthorised Biography: A Natural History of the First Four Thousand Million Years of Life on Earth
Richard Fortey
Progress: 333/371pages
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Herman Melville
Manifold: Time
Stephen Baxter, Chris Schluep
Progress: 99/480pages
Boneshaker
Cherie Priest
Progress: 18%
The Long War
Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett
Progress: 68/501pages

Reading progress: I've read 100%.

Six Wakes - Mur Lafferty

Hmm...this one is going to have to simmer a while before I can figure out what I thought of it and how much I liked it.

 

The ending was a little out there, but the motivations leading up to the murders seemed reasonable. Maria reads as a little too naïve though.

 

I do sort of feel like I might have to reread it knowing the ending to figure out how much to criticize its shortfalls and whether its shortfalls were only imagined by me due to sloppy reading. I still feel that there's no reason to declare that CPR won't work in low gravity and there were some awkward phrasings, like "heavy gravity".