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This is a little... labored, but I love that there are so many amazing books out there to be discovered, and I love that each of us can discover them at different times and delight in a new thing we suddenly love, or share that delight with people who are discovering one of our favorites for the first time.

From the most commonly used words in Fantasy titles. Tag yourself, I'm Black King Lord Book.

Can anyone recommend me a science fiction/fantasy novel that's written by a black, male author? I'm ashamed to admit that I don't think I've ever read one.

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I have a bad habit of only giving books detailed reviews when I hate them πŸ˜…

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I don't see as many references to C. S. Lewis as I'd expect, given how many furries there are on Masto

With stuff like this:

en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Out_of

You'd think Lewis would be their patron saint. And that's not even getting into Narnia.

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I keep getting emails like "This book on your to-read list is on sale!" and I'm like nice, I'll go pick it u-

Purchased on September 9th, 2017

Much lower than last year, I think πŸ˜… life changes, and all that.

Oh! I guess I should set my new Goodreads reading goal.

On an unrelated note, just picked up Scalzi's Collapsed Empire, which has been on my list for a while.

The worst (best?) thing Goodreads has ever done is send me daily emails with ebook discounts πŸ˜…

Hello! I'm Altruest, a current PhD student and lifetime lover of fiction. I've been lurking on the local timeline for a while, but I think I'll be a bit more active in the future. I've read a LOT of science fiction, but I'm always up for recommendations!

Anybody have any sci-fi romance recommendations? It's a hard genre to find anything worth reading.

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