The Great Believers ~ Rebecca Makkai

Rating: 3/5 I didn't love this book as much as I thought I would. After reading A Little Life, I was looking for another book that would leave me in similar emotional turmoil, and while this was the book that was recommended as a similar read to A Little Life, it did not fulfill my … Continue reading The Great Believers ~ Rebecca Makkai

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A Prayer for Owen Meany ~ John Irving

I'm really not sure if I can finish this book. Much of the writing is very homogenous, all the sentences are the same lengthy verbose creatures that carry on and on. The story feels like I am slowly dragging my feet through a bog, and there is some humor within, but very little, and I … Continue reading A Prayer for Owen Meany ~ John Irving