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Portable Magic

Reading, for me, is entertainment and an escape from the real world. But it can also inform and stretch the boundaries of the life I live.

Currently reading

The Bungalow Mystery
P.M. Carlson, Russell H. Tandy, Carolyn Keene
The Remains of the Day
Kazuo Ishiguro, Simon Prebble
Duel of Eagles: The Mexican and U.S. Fight for the Alamo
Jeff Long
Progress: 11/431 pages
The Secret of Shadow Ranch
Carolyn Keene
I am No One You Know
Joyce Carol Oates
The Return of the King
J.R.R. Tolkien, Rob Inglis
Progress: 13 %

Envy - progress: 101/549 pg

Envy - Sandra Brown

nonononono NO. A forceful, nonconsensual kiss is NOT disturbingly arousing and kinda sexy. It is sexual assault, and the protagonist who does it is a gross asshole. 


But then, this book was published in 2001, and I know the romance genre heroes in the 80's & 90's were often rapey. WTF were we thinking back then?