The Struggle is Real

Hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, Top Ten Tuesday invites bookish bloggers to share lists based on a given topic. In this week’s edition, I’ll be focusing on books I either DNFd or came VERY close to giving up on! The List Great Expectations by Charles Dickens was a humongous disappointment for me, as I’d […]

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Synopsis Free

Synopses of books = spoilers for me. I don’t even read summaries on hardcover jackets or the backs of soft cover books. I feel like too many plot points are given away if I read synopses/summaries. I do adore reading reviews – they are generally spoiler-free and I really enjoy seeing others’ opinions of both […]

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The Secret History

I delved into The Secret History with high expectations, perhaps too high, and was sorely disappointed. I should have taken a cue from my boredom with Tartt’s The Goldfinch and understood that the author’s writing style does not vary from book to book. As with The Goldfinch, The Secret History is filled with description and […]

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