Ain’t gonna finish this thing

The Night Circus by Erin
Everyone on earth is reading and loving this book, and I thought
it would also happen to me.
It didn’t.
I bailed at page 106 out of sheer not-wanting-to-read-on.
But not before finding a line I’ve got to keep: 
“Tara and Lainie
do a little bit of everything. Sometimes dancers, sometimes actresses. Once
they were librarians, but that is a subject they will only discuss if heavily
intoxicated.” (p. 58)

Now, that is funny.

3 thoughts on “Ain’t gonna finish this thing

  1. I think you are the 2nd person I heard who abandon this book, but you are right, lots of other love for it out there. I'm going to try it for myself… we'll see. I tend not to like a lot of other popular literary fiction (e.g. Weird Sisters) so…

  2. I am very happy I read this book a while ago. The hype was there, but most people hadn't read it yet. If I were to read it now I might be a bit hesitant…

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