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"Start of chapter 9. So far behind, been stupid busy. Darn responsibility!" 16 hours, 26 min ago

 
The Broken Eye
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"Chapter 59 and finally past the halfway point, now that I've had time to read/listen again. I actually prefer listening but me reading is faster. #firstworldproblem Also, this is Kindle location 6666, which made me smile. :)" 16 hours, 29 min ago

 
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"The "re-enacted" conversations are driving me nuts, as is the narrator, but at least I can listen at 1.5x speed. The story not being told chronologically is also a little annoying. But the material is interesting even if it's obvious that the author is quite biased." Aug 21, 2014 07:56PM

 

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terpkristin is on page 104 of 223 of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone: Start of chapter 9. So far behind, been stupid busy. Darn responsibility!
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
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terpkristin is on page 351 of 688 of The Broken Eye: Chapter 59 and finally past the halfway point, now that I've had time to read/listen again. I actually prefer listening but me reading is faster. #firstworldproblem Also, this is Kindle location 6666, which made me smile. :)
The Broken Eye
The Broken Eye (Lightbringer, #3)
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Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang
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This one isn't for me. I read the first 2 stories and didn't care for either of them. I think neither Chiang's writing style nor his themes are for me. So I'm marking this as abandoned and leaving it at that.
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling
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