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Kaia

Kaia

Feminist Killjoy. Badly Behaving Bookliker. Writer and reader of all things speculative. 

Currently reading

The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer
Michelle Hodkin
Diablo III: Storm of Light
Nate Kenyon
Progress: 133/341 pages
Neuromancer
William Gibson
A Taste of Blood Wine
Freda Warrington
Progress: 380/501 pages
Ancillary Justice
Ann Leckie
The Enemy (The Enemy #1)
Charlie Higson
The Night Circus
Erin Morgenstern
Perdition
Ann Aguirre

Catching Fire (Hunger Games, Book 2)

Catching Fire  - Suzanne  Collins Enjoyed it more than the first one. It helped that there's pretty much no mention of weapons or combat for the first two thirds-ish of the book. Of course, then it's back to arrow "sheaths" and good lord, I hope she didn't mean that bow and arrows were made out of actual GOLD because that would be really stupid. But overall that last bit was mercifully brief. And the book had some actual teeth this time, rather than just a bunch of random, nameless, faceless characters being killed off way off yonder while our heroine scratches around in the underbrush.Just sayin'.