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Wanda's Book Reviews

I am currently reading my way through a long list of science fiction and fantasy titles.  (http://www.npr.org/2011/08/07/138938145/science-fiction-and-fantasy-finalists if you are interested in the list).

Currently reading

Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Ann J. Lane
Wizard and Glass
Stephen King, Dave McKean
River of Blue Fire
Tad Williams
Richard Ford
Progress: 36/420 pages

The List for This Evening....

Victoria And Abdul: The True Story Of The Queens' Closest Confidant - Shrabani Basu What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins - Jonathan Balcombe

Give me a hero biscuit, I did housework last night!  It's the first time I've given a crap about such things since I got home from Taiwan, sick & exhausted!  But, my neatnik sister is coming to visit, so I must try to scrape up some motivation from somewhere.


Tonight I need to:

1. Clean out the fridge

2. Do the organics recycling

3. If I was really good, I'd empty the regular recycling too

4. Empty the dishwasher

5. Wash the stuff that didn't make it in the dishwasher

6. See if I have time to finish the two books above.


That sounds manageable to me right now, but after work all bets are off.  (We're training for a new computer system and getting ready to move to a new office miles away from the current one right now).


Books are currently my retreat from real life and boy do I appreciate them.