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Not so much a blog; just lots of books

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A Darker Domain
Val McDermid
How To Be a Victorian
Ruth Goodman
Pandora's Star
Peter F. Hamilton, John Lee
Progress: 485/2241minutes
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 26%.

The Germanicus Mosaic - Rosemary Rowe

So we have a British former-slave mosaicist-by-trade sleuth in the 2nd century. It's a bit like Guy Gavriel Kay's Sailing to Sarantium meets Lindsey Davis's Marcus Didius Falco. Ok, that comparison may be a bit of a stretch...


It's not bad, so far, although we're only at the beginning stages of the investigation.