Thursday, January 27, 2011

13/64: After Dark

After Dark by Haruki Murakami, 1.5/5 Stars
Entertained Me: Low, Made Me Think: Low

My politically correct review of this book would require one word, "Huh?" My not so politically correct review would be three words, "What the fuck?" As much as I enjoy Murakami's writing style, I simply could not connect with the content of this book. I really don't have anything else to say. But, I've already gone straight to the library and grabbed Kafka on the Shore... let's see what Murakami can give me in that one!

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Book #12 = Brooklyn Follies by Paul Auster, 3.5/5 Stars
Book #11 = Travels in the Scriptorium by Paul Auster, 1/5 Stars
Book #10 = American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis, 3/5 Stars
Book #09 = Water for Elephants: A Novel by Sara Gruen, 4.5/5 Stars
Book #08 = The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest by Stieg Larsson, 3/5 Stars
Book #07 = The Girl Who Played With Fire by Stieg Larsson, 5/5 Stars
Book #06 = What I Talk About When I Talk About Running by Murakami, 4/5 Stars
Book #05 = Existentialism by Steven Earnshaw, 1/5 Stars
Book #04 = The Seat of the Soul by Gary Zukav, 1/5 Stars
Book #03 = The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson, 5/5 Stars
Book #02 = The Zen of Social Media Marketing by Shama Kabani, 2/5 Stars
Book #01 = Here Comes Everybody by Clay Shirky, 3/5 Stars

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