- Jan 2, 2010
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"If only, if only, the woodpecker sighed"We've started re-reading Holes, which we're both very fond of. We'll get through it in no time, I expect. cx
I've been working my way through Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium, Lucy Inglis. Much better than I was expecting. A lot of these specialised histories seem to be written by non-historians, and thus are prone to meander or contain a lot of filler. Milk of Paradise doesn't stick rigidly with opium, but only to provide proper context for the use of opium and opiates.
Also recently started re-reading A Clash of Kings, George R.R. Martin, because I can't find my copy of A Game of Thrones