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Obsidian Blue

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

Currently reading

Fat Girl on a Plane
Kelly deVos
Progress: 28 %
Claire Legrand
Toil & Trouble: 16 Tales of Women & Witchcraft
Tehlor Kay Mejia, Tristina Wright, Emery Lord, Andrea Cremer, Tess Sharpe, Jessica Spotswood, Brandy Colbert, Robin Talley, Anna-Marie McLemore, Zoraida Córdova, Brenna Yovanoff, Nova Ren Suma, Shveta Thakrar, Kate Hart, Lindsay Smith
The Crow Trap (Vera Stanhope #1)
Ann Cleeves
Coming Home
Rosamunde Pilcher

Reading progress update: I've read 176 out of 464 pages.

Dread Nation - Justina Ireland

Still pretty slow for me. I like the letters that Jane writes to her mother. I even like that she has finally stopped being an ass to Katherine and that Katherine seems to have warmed up to her as well. Other than that, I just need this to pick up soon. I should not have to fight to keep myself invested in this book. I don't know why, I just keep going okay so Jane did so and so, and now Jane is flashbacking to her life with her mother before she was sent off to train. Oh here is Red Jack again.


Someone told me it picks up once Jane leaves school, so that's good news. I think the world building is interesting and I think Ireland is doing a good job with that, the flow is just an issue for me.