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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

Raising Innocence
Shannon Mayer
Progress: 100 %
Beyond the Empire
K.B. Wagers
Heritage by Sean Brock (2014-10-21)
Sean Brock
100 Recipes Every Woman Should Know: Engagement Chicken and 99 Other Fabulous Dishes to Get You Everything You Want in Life
Cindi Leive
Susan Dennard
Progress: 100 %
Kill the Queen
Jennifer Estep
Progress: 99 %

Favorite Book Quotes

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







Reading progress update: I've read 15%.

I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life - Ed Yong

Boy, what I don't know.  Granted, a lot of this field's scientific breakthroughs and even basic studies came over the past few decades -- I'm just utterly fascinated by all the new to me stuff.  Not lost; the book is intentially "popular science" and easy to read. 

"It’s like the protagonists of science-fiction stories, who terraform inhospitable planets into comfortable homes – except it terraforms an animal."

Reading this for a booklikes book club, The Flat Book Society at http://booklikes.com/book-clubs/90/the-flat-book-society if anyone cares to join in.

Source: http://booklikes.com/book-clubs/90/the-flat-book-society