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Debbie's Spurts

Just an avid reader. Mostly SF/Fantasy, some hobbies, paranormal, urban fantasy and lighter, fluffier things.


Currently reading

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking
Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton
Bring Me Their Hearts
Sara Wolf
House of Earth and Blood
Sarah J. Maas
A Selection of Designs inspired by Iznik & Delft Pottery in Cross Stitch: 16 stunning floral cross stitch designs
Durene Jones
Ain't Love a Witch?
Dakota Cassidy
Progress: 1 %
The Old Witcheroo
Dakota Cassidy
Gemina (The Illuminae Files)
Jay Kristoff, Amie Kaufman
Progress: 100 %
The Dragonbone Chair
Tad Williams
Progress: 14 %

Favorite Book Quotes

"Never interrupt your enemy while he is making a mistake"— Lois McMaster Bujold







Leafmarks Challenges to transfer to Reading Lists: KU tracking, books that caught my interest

Traditionally Published books found in Kindle Unlimited (KU) but not in prime Kindle Owners Lending Library (KOLL):

The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick
Unexpected Stories by Octavia E. Butler

(plus generally a lot of Open Road Media re-releases of classic SF, including more Butler, Dick and Zetel)


Chicklit books in KU and KOLL

Courting Chaos Jacklyn Dumais
Highland Fling Emily Harvale
Love and Chaos Elizabeth Powers, Rinn Siegrist
One Last Blind Date Erin Brady
Prior Engagements Sarah Goodwin
Sailing Solo Emily Harvale
The Dating Detox Gemma Burgess
The Forgotten Sister: Mary Bennet's Pride and Prejudice Jennifer Paynter
This is Your Life Susie Martyn
You Don't Have to Say You Love Me Sarra Manning
Zoey & The Moment of Zen Cat Lavoie


SF/Fantasy books in KU and KOLL:


Ark Royal (Ark Royal, #1) Christopher Nuttall
A Storm in Tormay: The Complete Tormay Trilogy: The Hawk and His Boy / The Shadow at the Gate / The Wicked Day (Tormay, #1-3) Christopher Bunn
Fluency (Confluence, #1) Jennifer Foehner Wells
Hard Luck Hank: Screw The Galaxy Steven Campbell
HELP FUND MY ROBOT ARMY!!! and Other Improbable Crowdfunding Projects John Joseph Adams, Tobias S. Buckell, Seanan McGuire, Scott Sigler, Mur Lafferty, Jonathan L. Howard, Michael J. Sullivan, Bradley P. Beaulieu, Daniel H. Wilson, Jason Gurley, Samuel Peralta
Into the Black: Odyssey One Evan C. Currie
Legendarium Michael Bunker, Kevin G. Summers
Off to Be the Wizard (Magic 2.0, #1) Scott Meyer
Resurrection Arwen Elys Dayton
Synchronic: 13 Tales of Time Travel David Gatewood, Nick Cole, et.al.
The Binding (The Velesi Trilogy, #1) L. Filloon
The Daughters of Persephone: A Space Opera Julia Barrett
The Hawk and His Boy (The Tormay Trilogy, #1) Christopher Bunn
The Last Pilgrims Michael Bunker
The Magic Wakes Charity Bradford
The Man Who Ended the World Jason Gurley
The Palace Job Patrick Weekes
The Robot Chronicles David Gatewood, Nina Croft, Matthew Mather, Edward W. Robertson, David Simpson, David Adams, Deirdre Gould, Endi Webb, Jason Gurley, W.J. Davies, Patrice Fitzgerald, Ann Christy, Samuel Peralta, Hugh Howey, A.K. Meek
The Shadow at the Gate (The Tormay Trilogy, #2) Christopher Bunn
The Tunnel Under the World Frederik Pohl
The Wicked Day (The Tormay Trilogy, #3) Christopher Bunn