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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

Unmentionable: The Victorian Lady's Guide to Sex, Marriage, and Manners
Therese Oneill
Murder on the Orient Express: A Hercule Poirot Mystery (Audio)
Agatha Christie, Dan Stevens
Progress: 83/397minutes
The Last Alchemist in Paris: & Other Curious Tales from Chemistry
Lars Ohrstrom
Progress: 90/226pages
Monstrous Little Voices: New Tales From Shakespeare's Fantasy World
Adrian Tchaikovsky, Kate Heartfield, Foz Meadows, Emma Newman, Jonathan Barnes
Within the Hollow Crown: A Valiant King's Struggle to Save His Country, His Dynasty, and His Love
Margaret Campbell Barnes
Progress: 12/333pages
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

Booklikes-opoly Turn 10 (May 9th)

Roll day!

 

 

 

7. Double your dollars on your next read!

 

Sweet!

 

I think that means I get to pick my own book. Now, what's been lingering in my somewhat-urgent to-read basket?

 

Dare I attempt to tackle World Without End by Ken Follett (1014 pages) or should go for the more moderate (and ebook) Game of Kings by by Dorothy Dunnett (543 pages although Kobo says 691)?

 

I think Kobo just ignores typical typesetting conventions wherein publishers use smaller typefaces for longer books. It's 201k words, anyway. WWE is apparently 416k words...

 

Decisions, decisions....

 

Oops, forgot my board: