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The Terror by Dan Simmons
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This is an odd book for me: incredibly well written, yet difficult to get through. The prose and imagery are beautiful, the characters compelling. The story takes forever to get going, and I feel that a healthy edit would have improved my experience. That said, the last section of the book mostly made the prelude worthwhile. I can see why others rave about it, but at several points during the reading, it became more of a chore than enjoyment. That being said, I'm looking forward to now watching the AMC series based on the book.

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Reading Progress

April 30, 2018 – Started Reading
June 8, 2018 – Finished Reading
June 9, 2018 – Shelved

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