Carla (happiestwhenreading)'s Reviews > Hourglass: Time, Memory, Marriage

Hourglass by Dani Shapiro
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Fortunately, this book had parts that made it worthwhile. Unfortunately, it felt clunky and disconnected for me. There were no chapter breaks - just 150 looonngg pages of rambling. It was not cohesive or engaging. I found several snippets that were very beautiful writing and it just made me wish there were more. It was more like a scavenger hunt to find the parts that spoke to me. I know I'm in the minority here - many of my friends have read and loved this book - but it just never got off the ground for me, unfortunately.
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Reading Progress

January 3, 2017 – Shelved
May 6, 2017 – Started Reading
May 6, 2017 – Finished Reading

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