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Just another GR refugee.  Other than that, I had a stroke in 2004, and read almost anything I can get my hands on, though I have a particular weakness for history, mystery, and historical fiction.

Currently reading

The Hanover Square Affair
Ashley Gardner
Progress: 10 %
Medieval Tastes: Food, Cooking, and the Table (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History)
Beth Archer Brombert, Massimo Montanari
Progress: 10 %
Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth
Holger Hoock
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari Dr
Progress: 9 %
Elizabeth: The Forgotten Years
John Guy
Progress: 20/512 pages
Lady Cop Makes Trouble
Amy Stewart
The Hundred Years War, Volume 1: Trial by Battle
Jonathan Sumption
Progress: 166/586 pages
King Solomon's Mines
H. Rider Haggard
Progress: 4 %
Queen's Gambit: A Novel
Elizabeth Fremantle
Progress: 22 %
1913: The Eve of War
Paul Ham
Progress: 20 %

September Book a Day #6: Best Short Story Collection(s)

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes -  Arthur Conan Doyle The Pastures of Heaven - John Steinbeck The Science Fiction Hall of Fame: Volume 2A - Robert A. Heinlein, H.G. Wells, Jack Williamson, Cordwainer Smith, Ben Bova, Poul Anderson, Lester del Rey, Eric Frank Russell, C.M. Kornbluth, C.L. Moore, John W. Campbell Jr., Theordore Sturgeon, Henry Kuttner When the People Fell - Cordwainer Smith The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar and Six More - Roald Dahl I Sing the Body Electric! & Other Stories - Ray Bradbury The World of Jeeves - P.G. Wodehouse A Gladiator Dies Only Once - Steven Saylor Lord Peter - Dorothy L. Sayers

I've enjoyed all of these collections over the years, and find it hard to play favorites.

 

ETA: That second book is The Pastures of Heaven, by John Steinbeck; the cover is rather fuzzy, but I can't find a better one at the moment.