Late summer reading micro-review dump

I’ve gotten so behind on my review dumps that I’ve forgotten a lot of the books I’ve read since I last posted. I need to start keeping lists. In the meantime, here are some mini-reactions to books I read between June and early September. Sarah Caudwell, Toni Morrison, Thomas Hardy, Nicola Griffith, Molly Gloss, Nora Samaran, Nnedi Okorafor, Sarah Léon, Damien Le Bas, Charles Dickens, P.G. Wodehouse, Arkady Martine, Amal El-Mohtar/Max Gladstone, Christopher Isherwood, and as always, Tove Jansson.

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Winter reading mini-review dump

Their love, for the world and each other, is an act of reverent attention. The same is true of Jansson’s prose.

Mini-reviews of some of the books I’ve read in winter 2018; mostly yelling about how much I love Tove Jansson. Also includes Ursula K. Le Guin and Takashi Hiraide.

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