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Obsidian Blue

Government drone by day and book lover and geek girl by night!

Currently reading

Where the Past Begins: A Writer's Memoir
Amy Tan
The Gunslinger
Stephen King
Read, Write, Love at Seaside
Addison Cole
Happiness: The Crooked Little Road to Semi-Ever After
Heather Harpham Kopp
The Silent Corner
Dean Koontz
Progress: 494/464 pages
Ancillary Justice
Ann Leckie
Progress: 50 %

Update on Pop Sugar Challenge 2017

I will update this thing once every three months. I like to read and then figure out if a book fits the challenge later or not.




A book recommended by a librarian


A book that's been on your TBR list for way too long (Wires and Nerve: Volume 1)


A book of letters


An audiobook


A book by a person of color (Stories of Your Life and Others)


A book with one of the four seasons in the title 


A book that is a story within a story (Ashley Bell)


A book with multiple authors (My Lady Jane)


An espionage thriller


A book with a cat on the cover


A book by an author who uses a pseudonym (The Shivering Sands)


A bestseller from a genre you don't normally read (Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist)


A book by or about a person who has a disability (The Vanished Man, Lincoln Rhyme, #5)


A book involving travel (India Fan)


A book with a subtitle (Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race)


A book that's published in 2017 (Echoes in Death)


A book involving a mythical creature 


A book you've read before that never fails to make you smile (Ravished)


A book about food


A book with career advice (My Not So Perfect Life)


A book from a nonhuman perspective


a steampunk novel


A book with a red spine


A book set in the wilderness


A book you loved as a child


A book by an author from a country that you've never visited (Murder is Easy)


A book with a title that's a character's name 


A novel set during wartime


A book with an unreliable narrator (All the Missing Girls)


A book with pictures (Sweep in Peace)


A book where the main character is a different ethnicity than you (Silence Fallen)


A book about an interesting woman (Saving Grace)


A book set in two different time periods


A book with a month or day of the week in the title


A book set in a hotel


A book written by someone you admire (Labours of Hercules)


A book that's becoming a movie in 2017 


A book set around a holiday other than Christmas (In Twenty Years)


The first book in a series you haven't read before (Trade Me)


A book you bought on a trip




A book recommended by an author you love


A bestseller from 2016 (Apprentice in Death)


A book with a family-member term in the title


A book that takes places over a character's life span


A book about an immigrant or refugee


A book from a genre/subgenre that you've never heard of


A book with an eccentric character


A book that's more than 800 pages


A book you got from a used book sale


A book that's been mentioned in another book


A book about a difficult topic 


A book based on mythology (Norse Mythology)