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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 %

Heading Out to Wonderful - progress update: Abandoned at 6%.

Heading Out to Wonderful - Robert Goolrick

I'm giving up after 40 minutes of audio, because I'm bored silly and can't make myself go on with it. I'm not going to rate or review it as I usually do, because I suspect the problem is that I'm just not in the mood to be patient with a slow-moving story that has such an implausible premise and bland characters.