It’s what I’m trying to read. I want to like it, but I seem to have trouble getting “into” it. I think I get bored too easily.
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Hmm. In my local literary ghetto, if the reader’s bored for too long, usually the writer did something wrong. Reading fiction isn’t an occasion for self-criticism, and writers who try to make us think it is deserve a smack in the head.
(I haven’t read the book, but Franzen turned me off with an article long ago whining about his lack of professional success and blaming everything — TVs, computers, popular entertainment, VR headsets to come in the future, bla bla bla.)
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