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    Re: Whats everyone reading now or read lately

    I finished 20000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne. Such a great book. It was hard to put it down, but since I am working I need my sleep.
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    Well. Not reading as much as listening to really. I just got "Mythos" by Stephen fry, as an audiobook narrated by himself. A retelling of the Greek myths, with commentary. I'm a few chapters in. Liking it so far. It's clever and funny.
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    Re: Whats everyone reading now or read lately

    Quote Originally Posted by iris View Post
    Well. Not reading as much as listening to really. I just got "Mythos" by Stephen fry, as an audiobook narrated by himself. A retelling of the Greek myths, with commentary. I'm a few chapters in. Liking it so far. It's clever and funny.
    Hey, I bought this when I was in Ireland two months ago! I haven't read it yet - but it's on my next to read list.

    Just finished: Call Me by Your Name - Andre Aciman
    Listening to: The Complete Collection of Sherlock Holmes, narrated by Stephen Fry
    Reading now: How To Be Human - Paula Cocozza

    Up next: ...probably Mythos, lol.
    We are all these things [...]. Pride, desire, compassion, cleverness, belligerence, fruitfulness, loyalty...and guilt. But above it all stands love. And if we desire to be more than human, that is the star by which we must set our sights.

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