Now that I have finished graduate school, I have been reading for pleasure again. Which means a lot more fiction after a very long stint... more »
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:) I'm still learning how to use these note thingies. I'm about 45 pages in A Wizard of Earthsea and so far, I do really like it! The writing more than the plot-line has me right now, I will admit, but the story is starting to build up, too. As for Paradise General, it was eye-opening in so many ways. I'm glad that you read it - it's nice to be able to discuss a book with someone. How did you find Hnida's humor? I had to appreciate his coping mechanism and some of it was really funny! Our Wounded Warriors (that's what they're called) all wear neon orange vests. I see so many that sometimes it doesn't register until you see them limping or trying to get directions to various clinics and wards. The book helped me put all of that into perspective.