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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 %

The Monstrumologist - progress: 201/447 pages

The Monstrumologist - Rick Yancey

I started feeling uneasy by the time I got to this point, and after considering it overnight am feeling even worse about it. I actually double checked the publication date on this book to make sure it hadn't originally been published pre-civil rights era. I posted my concerns on the group read discussion thread here