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Soulless: The Manga Vol. 2 (The Parasol Protectorate Manga #2)
Gail Carriger
Asymmetry (Twelve Planets)
Thoraiya Dyer
Mullumbimby Madness #1: Never Trust a Book with a Colour Cover
Neil Dobbs
The Walking Dead, Vol. 18: What Comes After
Charlie Adlard, Robert Kirkman
Sunburnt Country
Fiona Palmer
Bark at the Moon: Bert Rokey's Letters from the South Pacific, 1942-1945: How a Soldier and Sabetha, His Kansas Farm Community, Survived World War II
Cleta Gresham Rokey
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
Girl Defective
Simmone Howell
Midnight Blue-Light Special
Seanan McGuire
My Policeman
Bethan Roberts

Fury (OtherKin)

Fury  - Anya Bast Fury got rave reviews in the places I read, but it just didn't quite grab my imagination. It engaged me at the start, but didn't go anywhere from there. The fun Jane Austen theming and Stepford vibe fizzled out without linking effectively to the narrative, key parts of the storyline were rushed through, and I found it quite disjointed. I kept expecting the incoherence and odd pacing to have some sort of payoff, for what I thought were dropped hints to converge on an explanation, for something to tie everything together, but it just fell oddly flat in the final third of the book. I don't expect everything tied up neatly in a bow, but just ... something?It was ok - but just ok. I wouldn't re-read it, or particularly recommend it. I would, however, happily pick up this author's next book.