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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

Sins of Empire
Brian McClellan
Heart of Venom
Jennifer Estep
Progress: 100 %
Magic in the Shadows
Devon Monk
Progress: 100 %
Star Witch
Helen Harper
Progress: 100 %
Spirit Witch
Helen Harper
Progress: 100 %
Reclamation
Sarah Zettel
Artificial Condition
Martha Wells
The Vampire's Mail Order Bride
Kristen Painter
Progress: 100 %
Honor Among Thieves
Ann Aguirre, Rachel Caine
Progress: 100 %
Star Nomad
Lindsay Buroker
Progress: 100 %

Favorite Book Quotes


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

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reading progress: 41%.

Frozen Tides: A Falling Kingdoms Novel - Morgan Rhodes

Not much new happening.  I mean, same writing, stories and characters but really the story hasn't moved along much.

 

I don't mind the melodrama that pervades the series — it's actually part of the appeal — but, one of my least favorite tropes has appeared.  The trope where one main character has years of knowing someone is a creep plus details that clearly another main character (and supposed love interest) needs to know.  Do they speak up while creep ingratiates into love interest's life, nope.  Foreshadow a probable if-only-we-had-talked in the ending.