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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 Hidden Staircase
Carolyn Keene
Progress: 63/128 pages
The Mayor of Casterbridge
Thomas Hardy
Progress: 89 %
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
Progress: 289/311 pages

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie - progress update: I've read 60%.

The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie - Alan Bradley

"...like a chicken on a highwire"? WTH does that look like? Do chickens get on highwires? Are they graceful or clumsy on them? Is there some kind of chicken performance art with highwires?