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Fourth Day of the month, and I've already read two books, both that I named for my summer reading challenge. Need to catch up and prep for some more summer reading. I am currently reading E. M. Forster's Where Angels Fear to Tread and will finish soon. Through surfing, I found Arukiyomi's 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die Spreadsheet from Paul Boxall's list. I doubt I'll read all of those books, and I…

The last of the Sally Lockhart quartet. Published in 1994, Pullman notes on his website how this was the most enjoyable of the books to write. This book is different from the first three books in two major ways: 1) It is not set in Victorian England, and 2) Sally Lockhart is not the protagonist and remains missing for most of the novel. The setting is a fictional kingdom in Prussia called Razkavia involving the…