Good read. Prompted after reading him in New Yorker. Some great passages. Lots of how meaning and emotion can come from absence and negation. "I realized with a sinking feeling that the reduction of our interactions to the literal and the transformation of our pregnant silences into dead air....would necessarily strip my body of whatever suggestive power it had previously enjoyed, and that, when we made love, she would no longer experience her own capacity for experience...." - funny…
Finley, who has a beastly alter ego inside of her, joins Duke Griffin's army of misfits to help stop the Machinist, the criminal behind a series of automaton crimes, from carrying out a plan to kill Queen Victoria during the Jubilee.
Julie Klassen - The Apothecary's Daughter. Please, take a look here and vote! http://www.goodreads.com/list/show/75079.INJUSTICE_Books_I_want_to_read_but_cannot_be_found_in_Spanish_Part_1_ here http://www.goodreads.com/list/show/75080.INJUSTICE_Books_I_want_to_read_but_cannot_be_found_in_Spanish_Part_2_, and here: https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/76000.INJUSTICE_Books_I_want_to_read_but_cannot_be_found_in_Spanish_Part_3_ It is for a good cause, I promise!
Tears of Pearl: A Novel of Suspense (Lady Emily Mysteries) by Tasha Alexander, Set amid the beauty and decadence of the Ottoman Empire, Lady Emily’s latest adventure is full of intrigue, treachery, and romance.