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The Grace Year
Kim Liggett
The New Voices of Science Fiction
Jamie Wahls, Sarah Pinkser, Vina Jie-Min Prasad, Rebecca Roanhorse, S. Qiouyi Lu, Darcie Little Badger, Kelly Robson, Nino Cipri, Amal El-Mohtar, Sam J. Miller, E. Lily Yu, Alice Sola Kim, Suzanne Palmer, Alexander Weinstein, Rich Larson
Progress: 13%
Engineering Animals: How Life Works
Alan Mcfadzean, Mark Denny
Progress: 125/314pages
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

BLopoly Update 10

Bank: $44



I decided to listen to an audiobook for my last square, so I rolled again today and got my first doubles!


This may not quite be what is intended, but Upright Women Wanted by Sarah Gailey is being marketed as a "western", even though it's a future with lawlessness and bandits. I think Sarah Gailey fits the author criterion anyway.

Upright Women Wanted - Sarah Gailey 


Not sure about this one.  Ooh, maybe I can fit The Golden Compass in! Lyra's a pretty strong female lead character.



2020-05-26 Stay-cation 7: The Library at Mount Char by Scott Hawkins, 390 pages, $3

2020-05-29 Beach Week 11: Skipped

2020-05-30 Mountain Cabin 18: Icy Clutches by Aaron Elkins, 277 pages, $3

2020-06-03 The Lake House 20: The Snake, the Crocodile and the Dog by Elizabeth Peters, 497 pages, $5

2020-06-07 The Summer Blockbuster 27: Podkayne of Mars by Robert A. Heinlein, 176 pages, $2

2020-06-10 Chance 34: Poseidon's Gold by Lindsey Davis, 368 pages, $3

Pass go, $5

2020-06-15 School's out 4: Who Killed Sherlock Holmes? by Paul Cornell, 368 pages, $3

2020-06-19 Just Visiting Jail: Scorpions in Corinth by J M Alvey, 432 pages, $5 for bail fund

2020-06-24 Mountain Cabin 16: Cibola Burn by James S. A. Corey (audiobook)

2020-06-26 (1) Mountain Cabin 18:

2020-06-26 (2) The Lake House 22: