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26% complete! Fatu has read 4 of 15 books.

Trauma theater

2 stars

The great style of writing doesn't save the fact that this book focuses its forward movement solely on trauma theater. Content warning for very graphic sexual assault and child abuse scenes. I had to put it down multiple times for my own mental health and barely made it through the end. Not quite redemptive at the end either, at least not in a way that felt satisfying.

reviewed Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett (Discworld (3))

Terry Pratchett: Equal Rites (Paperback, 2000, HarperTorch) 4 stars

Equal Rites is a comic fantasy novel by Terry Pratchett. Published in 1987, it is …

Fantastic Writing

4 stars

Pratchett has a great sense of wit and humor and it comes through in this piece. Great for a first foray into the DiscWorld. I appreciated the ending on this one more than I did on the other two I've read, and both my partner and I had plenty of laugh-out-loud moments while reading