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Wednesday reading

Current:
Aldébaran, tome 4: Le Groupe, by Leo (half way through)
Three Parts Dead, by Max Gladstone (almost finished)
The Gondola Scam, by Jonathan Gash (half way through)
Catching Fire, by Suzanne Collins (just started)

Last books finished
A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor
Grandville: Bête Noire, by Bryan Talbot
Tip of the Tongue, by Patrick Ness
The Peoples of Middle Earth, by J.R.R. Tolkien, ed. Christopher Tolkien
Miracles of Life: Shanghai to Shepperton: an Autobiography, by J. G. Ballard
Toward the End of Time, by John Updike

Next books
The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature, ed. Edward James and Farah Mendlesohn (Hugo nominees)
The Irish Constitutional Revolution of the Sixteenth Century, by Brendan Bradshaw (Tudor Ireland)
The Complete Stories of Zora Neale Hurston (birthday present)

Books acquired in last week:
London trip:
Dotter of Her Father's Eyes, by Mary M. Talbot and Bryan Talbot
The Wise Man's Fear, by Patrick Rothfuss
[Doctor Who] A History Of The Universe In 100 Objects, by Steve Tribe and James Goss
[Doctor Who] The Dalek Generation, by Nicholas Briggs
[Doctor Who] Shroud of Sorrow, by Tommy Donbavand
[Doctor Who] Plague of the Cybermen, by Justin Richards
[Doctor Who] Tip of the Tongue, by Patrick Ness
Also acquired
Between the Acts, by Virginia Woolf
A Man of Parts, by David Lodge
The Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature, ed. Edward James and Farah Mendlesohn

LT Unread books tally: 460 (several uncatalogued books also found on the shelves during a weekend stocktake...)
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