Maverynthia: Library of the Labyrinth of Blue

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Today
June
22
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Ryu Mitsuse, Alexander O. Smith
currently reading
Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
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貴志 祐介, Yusuke Kishi
currently reading
Kathy Reichs
currently reading
C.J. Cherryh
currently reading
Charles de Lint
May 2018
11
text: Reading progress update: I've read 352 out of 512 pages.
"He just can't help himself! You'll forgive him right?" Ugh, why in a kids book! I think he's evil so he'll get his, but stil...
The Beast Player - Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
May 2018
09
text: Reading progress update: I've read 317 out of 512 pages.
I'm wondering how they are going to get what happens in the anime in the book, unless that was added only for the anime.
The Beast Player - Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
May 2018
04
text: Reading progress update: I've read 41%.
Now we are on to Jesus. I don't think this is an accurate portrayal of Jesus however. The author writes him as if he doesn't ...
Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights - Ryu Mitsuse, Alexander O. Smith
reviewed:
Once again Yang wins not loses by the grace of Reinhard. This one doesn't feel as believable as the other ones, since it's m...
Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Vol. 5: Mobilization - Yoshiki Tanaka, Tyran Grillo
read and rated
May 2018
02
text: Reading progress update: I've read 178 out of 512 pages.
The rest of this book seems to be following the anime (or the anime the book) pretty faithfully. It however delves into the t...
The Beast Player - Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
April 2018
24
text: Reading progress update: I've read 35%.
So we meet Asura... who is a girl that Siddartha lusts for. Or at least that's the way she's described, in sexualizing terms....
Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights - Ryu Mitsuse, Alexander O. Smith
text: Reading progress update: I've read 69 out of 512 pages.
I like the anime more than the book with the way it starts. The book gets right into the action of Souyon killing the Touda. ...
The Beast Player - Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
April 2018
23
currently reading
finished reading:
April 2018
22
text: Reading progress update: I've read 213 out of 272 pages.
Once again, another ass pull saves the day for both parties. Yang won't have to kill Lohengramm and vice versa. It's kind o...
Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Vol. 5: Mobilization - Yoshiki Tanaka, Tyran Grillo
April 2018
21
text: Reading progress update: I've read 30%.
So all the women we have seen so far are weeping and clingy with zero characterization. It reads like an 80s anime, was writt...
Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights - Ryu Mitsuse, Alexander O. Smith
text: Reading progress update: I've read 30%.
If Plato/Orionae were a woman, the book wouldn't have been translated and people would be calling her cardboard. While not li...
Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights - Ryu Mitsuse, Alexander O. Smith
April 2018
18
reviewed: Wings
I really enjoyed this book. The beginning is pretty fast, but I feel it's needed just to get David in the picture. David, whi...
Wings - Aprilynne Pike
read and rated
finished reading:
April 2018
16
text: Reading progress update: I've read 177 out of 272 pages.
I find it interesting that one or the other between Yang and Reinhard only gets an advantage when someone screws up.
Legend of the Galactic Heroes, Vol. 5: Mobilization - Yoshiki Tanaka, Tyran Grillo

Currently reading

Ten Billion Days and One Hundred Billion Nights
Ryu Mitsuse, Alexander O. Smith
Progress: 41 %
The Beast Player
Nahoko Uehashi, Cathy Hirano
Progress: 352/512 pages
Star Darlings Collection Volume 1: Sage and the Journey to Wishworld; Libby and the Class Election; Leona's Unlucky Mission
Shana Muldoon Zappa, Ahmet Zappa
Oz, the Complete Collection, Volume 1: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz/The Marvelous Land of Oz/Ozma of Oz
L. Frank Baum
Progress: 188/573 pages
新世界より [Shinsekai Yori]
貴志 祐介, Yusuke Kishi
Progress: 20/953 pages
Deadly Décisions
Kathy Reichs
Progress: 100/368 pages
The Chanur Saga
C.J. Cherryh
Progress: 228/704 pages
A Confederation of Valor
Tanya Huff
Moonheart
Charles de Lint
Progress: 100/447 pages