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She Reads Everything

I love books. Just staring at my bookshelves gives me a sense of peace. Rather than any specific genre, I love good books. To me a good book is one that at the end leaves me happier and/or smarter.

A Visit from the Goon Squad

A Visit from the Goon Squad - Jennifer Egan I despised almost every character in this book and kept reading in hopes of an ending that would kill off all these incredibly, often unbelievably, selfish people in one fell swoop. No such luck. The only remotely moving part of the book was about a father desperate to connect to his autistic son, but even those moments felt flat in the PowerPoint format of the chapter.