Reading progress update: I've read 47%.

Eaters of the Dead - Michael Crichton

 

Things picked up quickly after he was forced into traveling with the Northmen.

Sea monsters and hairy creatures in the mist tearing people apart.

 

It still reads like a journal, but at least now it's an interesting journal.

 

However, the phrase 'I saw it with my own eyes' is really starting to grate on my nerves.