I’m always on the lookout for a great book; ones rated well and with a good reputation among other book-lovers. So, if a book is rated high, within a genre I enjoy, and sounds interesting, it makes it to my queue.
However, now and then there are books which are extremely popular, which I then read, and find myself sorely disappointed. Despite all the qualifications for a great read, I’m left hauntingly unimpressed.
Here are a few books that just did not do it for me:
(I hope I don’t lose any friends over this :/)
Originally published at cafebookbean.com on January 29, 2016.