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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

Currently reading

Behold, Here's Poison
Georgette Heyer
Engineering Animals: How Life Works
Alan Mcfadzean, Mark Denny
Progress: 125/314pages
Debt Collector Season One
Susan Kaye Quinn
The Rise of Yeast: How the Sugar Fungus Shaped Civilization
Nicholas P. Money
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 53 out of 430 pages.

Thief of Time (Discworld, #26) - Terry Pratchett

'Do you really have semaphore addresses in Uberwald?'

'Oh, yeth, We are ready to grathp the future with both hands, thur.'

'—and four thumbs—'

'Yeth, thur. We can grathp like anything.'

 

[This Igor has an extra thumb on each hand. Now, do you think he has the extra thumb beside his pinkie on each hand or beside the first thumb? I would think that the former would make more sense, especially for grasping things...]