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The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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Mar 14, 12

bookshelves: sf, post-apocalyptic
Read from March 12 to 14, 2012

I really didn't want to like this book. "Oh, another Harry Potter... another Twilight". The latest must-read. Ho hum. Of course, sometimes books really are must-reads. And now, I must read book 2...

(but you still can't make me read Twilight!
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03/14/2012 page 311
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Cecily I take it that you've resisted the temptation to succumb to book 2 (or did you just not want to sully your virtual shelves)? ;)


Derek (Guilty of thoughtcrime) I haven't so much resisted, as failed to ever get book two off the bottom of my to-read list. I guess it's gone from "must" read to "may" read.


Cecily Life's too short to waste it on bad books. ;)


message 4: by Derek (Guilty of thoughtcrime) (last edited Apr 13, 2013 04:08PM) (new) - rated it 4 stars

Derek (Guilty of thoughtcrime) I certainly agree with that - but I didn't find this to be a bad book. I probably rated it higher than it deserved because I found it a better book than I expected, but I definitely enjoyed it.


Cecily Well, yes, "bad" is a bit strong for this (and I'm very much not the target market), but nevertheless, life is too short to waste on books one doesn't really enjoy.


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