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I was introduced to books in 5th Grade when our teacher read us A Wrinkle In Time. Never really looked back.

Currently reading

Embassytown
China MiƩville
Progress: 189/345 pages
Bossypants
Tina Fey
The Split Second (The Seems Series #2)
Michael Wexler, John Hulme
A Tree Full of Angels: Seeing the Holy in the Ordinary
Macrina Wiederkehr
Creative Thinkering: Putting Your Imagination to Work
Michael Michalko
The Android's Dream
John Scalzi
Waking Up Screaming: Haunting Tales of Terror
H.P. Lovecraft, Denise L. Fitzer
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers
Mary Roach
Naked
David Sedaris
Lud-in-the-Mist
Hope Mirrlees
The Giver - Lois Lowry I read this book based on all the excellent reviews. I can't say it was disappointing, but I do not agree with the high position in all the book lists.

This is a simple story of a simpler future. I thought Mr. Lowry did a nice job of slowly spoon-feeding reality to the reader, but I think the short length required too much rushing as the story progressed.

A quick read that wasn't bad, but hardly the best science fiction story I have read recently.