Press J to jump to the feed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts
1
Archived

What was the last book you read for enjoyment? Would you recommend it and Why/Why not?

People still read books?

8 comments
100% Upvoted
This thread is archived
New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast
level 1

Dracula, well, I'm almost finished, it's an amazing book

level 1

I really enjoy The Perks of Being a Wallflower. I saw the movie and liked it. I need to fish out the book and re-read it.

level 2
Original Poster2 points · 6 years ago · edited 6 years ago

I saw the movie and thought it was rather compelling which is what lead me to read the book. I really felt it translated quite well from the paper to the screen.

level 1

Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke. I'd recommend it if your a fan of fantasy, but if you're not into that sort of thing it might seem a little long and tedious

level 1

Wool. Definitely liked it, an interesting take on dystopia.

level 1

I know its kind of cliche but slaughterhouse 5, its just reads so fluidly even though the story is quite dark.

level 1
Original Poster1 point · 6 years ago

The last book I read was American Gods. I found it to be an enjoyable work of fiction that left me craving a pasty.

level 1

I am reading the Warlord Chronicles by Bernard Cornwell..I would highly recommend these books. I am on the last book in the series and I will be kinda sad when I am done as the characters are so well developed I have become somewhat fond of them.

More posts from the AskReddit community
Continue browsing in r/AskReddit
Community Details

22.5m

Members

75.2k

Online

r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.

r/AskReddit Rules
1.
Rule 1 - Questions must be clear and direct and may not use the body textbox
2.
Rule 2 - No personalized advice requests
3.
Rule 3 - Open ended questions only
4.
Rule 4 - No personal info
5.
Rule 5 - No loaded questions
6.
Rule 6 - No questions seeking professional advice
7.
Rule 7 - No begging for goods or services
8.
Rule 8 - No demeaning terms or personal attacks
9.
Rule 9 - No image only replies or large ascii art
10.
Comments in [Serious] posts must be on topic
Cookies help us deliver our Services. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn More.