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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 Science Of Discworld
Terry Pratchett, Jack Cohen, Ian Stewart
Progress: 22/414 pages
Terry Pratchett
Progress: 85/356 pages
The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports
Jeff Passan
Progress: 104/368 pages
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
Progress: 289/311 pages

Cuckoo's Calling update: I've read 15%.

The Cuckoo's Calling - Robert Galbraith

I'm liking both protags and the teasingly slow reveal of their characters and backgrounds. The private eye's very conscious and rather defensive attempts to avoid even the appearance of sexual harassment with his secretary is kind of funny, throwing the stereotypical macho PI attitude on its face.