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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 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?