Books You Couldn't Finish

Descrição
For whatever reason, good, bad or indifferent, you couldn't finish it. Add your abandoned reads. Thumbs down the ones that should be given a second chance.
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31,553 membros
1,241 resenhas
4.1
2 Members
merrystar, 2wonderY
Explicações
merrystar: I'm possibly too old, but I found the beginning of this unreadable.
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8,927 membros
132 resenhas
3.8
2 Members
merrystar, fuzzi
Explicações
fuzzi: Despised the characters, why read about people with no redeeming qualities?
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2,625 membros
68 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
Bookmarque, ManWithAnAgenda
Explicações
Bookmarque: HIGHLY speculative. Repetitive. Repetitive. Repetitive.
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30,489 membros
1,487 resenhas
½ 4.4
Member
ahef1963
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27,915 membros
385 resenhas
½ 3.6
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ahef1963
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23,719 membros
984 resenhas
4.2
Member
Minthe
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19,210 membros
1,134 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
barbharper, ahef1963,
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13,538 membros
761 resenhas
4.2
Member
Minthe
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11,710 membros
452 resenhas
3.8
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10,328 membros
226 resenhas
½ 3.7
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8,730 membros
90 resenhas
½ 3.5
12
7,866 membros
59 resenhas
4
Member
merrystar
Explicações
merrystar: the only assigned book I have ever given up on.
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7,825 membros
91 resenhas
3.9
14
6,866 membros
192 resenhas
½ 3.7
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5,752 membros
184 resenhas
½ 3.5
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5,714 membros
48 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
cej1027
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5,216 membros
98 resenhas
3.9
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4,666 membros
192 resenhas
3.8
Member
cej1027
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4,371 membros
92 resenhas
3.8
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4,371 membros
72 resenhas
½ 3.7
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4,249 membros
192 resenhas
4
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4,232 membros
79 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
Minthe
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4,124 membros
68 resenhas
3.8
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Minthe
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3,725 membros
74 resenhas
3.8
Member
Cecrow
Explicações
Cecrow: Couldn't find the story or the point.
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3,699 membros
217 resenhas
½ 3.6
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3,669 membros
55 resenhas
3.8
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katie4098
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3,607 membros
78 resenhas
3.8
Member
cej1027
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3,573 membros
94 resenhas
3.9
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
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3,544 membros
50 resenhas
4
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3,427 membros
257 resenhas
3.8
31
3,412 membros
40 resenhas
½ 3.4
Member
aulsmith
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3,231 membros
175 resenhas
3.9
Member
Minthe
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3,197 membros
138 resenhas
3.9
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3,084 membros
98 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Repetitive. Boring.
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3,031 membros
41 resenhas
3.1
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Scenes too long and choked with detail. Quirky for quirky's sake. Couldn't connect w/main character enough to wade through it all.
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3,003 membros
43 resenhas
4.1
Member
merrystar
Explicações
merrystar: Enjoyed the first half, but then it bogged down.
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2,857 membros
47 resenhas
½ 3.4
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2,702 membros
63 resenhas
4.1
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Self-aggrandizing asshat. Bad science. Questionable reporting.
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2,689 membros
47 resenhas
½ 3.3
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2,505 membros
38 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
starbox
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2,457 membros
50 resenhas
3.8
Member
skid0612
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2,421 membros
79 resenhas
½ 3.3
Member
Jullou
Explicações
Jullou: I love satire and absurdism, rarely don't finish books. But I just couldn't get through this one.
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2,374 membros
129 resenhas
4
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: I've liked his other books but this one too brutal, nasty and gross
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2,343 membros
74 resenhas
2.9
Member
SimoneA
45
2,287 membros
56 resenhas
½ 3.4
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Too stupid. Too manipulative. Dumb characters. Like every cheap horror movie ever.
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2,167 membros
25 resenhas
3.9
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2,143 membros
62 resenhas
4
Member
dara85
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2,101 membros
40 resenhas
3.9
49
2,059 membros
44 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: boring. convoluted. stop it with the two name boy already. Death to the two name boy!
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2,019 membros
84 resenhas
3.8
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1,909 membros
11 resenhas
4.1
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1,785 membros
23 resenhas
4
Member
cej1027
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1,778 membros
28 resenhas
4
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: outdated, 80s vibe to Maris's victimhood, predictable and not well written
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1,752 membros
33 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
Minthe
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1,679 membros
35 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
gilroy
Explicações
gilroy: How can one sustain a story when you change points of view every two pages? Just horrible writing
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1,613 membros
31 resenhas
3.8
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merrystar
Explicações
merrystar: I generally love re-told fairy tales, but I couldn't make it through this one.
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1,463 membros
149 resenhas
3.9
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Just couldn't stand the brutality. Why do men do this?
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1,438 membros
63 resenhas
3.8
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Adam is just too dumb for me to stick with this book.
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1,372 membros
22 resenhas
3.9
Member
aulsmith
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1,245 membros
38 resenhas
3.9
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Can't write her way out of a wet paper bag. Why do I keep trying?
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1,219 membros
15 resenhas
3.2
Member
gilroy
Explicações
gilroy: This came out when the Extended Epic like Wheel of Time was popular. Wheel of Time was bad, this was worse.
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1,208 membros
70 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: stupid woman, stupid premise - as if it would take a year for the accountant to tell her she had no money.
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1,092 membros
21 resenhas
½ 3.4
Member
gilroy
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1,082 membros
64 resenhas
4.2
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: zzzzzzz
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994 membros
40 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
hoddybook
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941 membros
44 resenhas
4
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789 membros
46 resenhas
½ 3.7
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Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: In my best Colonel Kurtz voice - the writing, the writing.
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761 membros
13 resenhas
3.9
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742 membros
18 resenhas
½ 3.3
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Hateful for hatefulness's sake.
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732 membros
5 resenhas
½ 3.6
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714 membros
16 resenhas
½ 3.7
72
696 membros
15 resenhas
3.9
Member
Diane-bpcb
Explicações
Diane-bpcb: was this edited?
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663 membros
29 resenhas
3.2
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635 membros
48 resenhas
½ 3.6
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: an onslaught of cruelty, sadism, viciousness and violence.
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623 membros
18 resenhas
3.8
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600 membros
22 resenhas
3.9
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Too bleak. Dwells on the worst people do to each other. All. The. Time.
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579 membros
13 resenhas
½ 3.4
78
546 membros
25 resenhas
½ 3.7
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dara85
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517 membros
19 resenhas
½ 3.5
80
508 membros
22 resenhas
½ 3.3
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Too stupid
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498 membros
15 resenhas
3.8
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gilroy
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493 membros
61 resenhas
4
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Can't stand the tone of this book. Too snide, too judgmental, too flip.
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452 membros
32 resenhas
2.1
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449 membros
26 resenhas
4
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448 membros
27 resenhas
2.9
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Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Very info-dumpy. Narrator likes the sound of his own voice. Terrible dialog.
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410 membros
22 resenhas
2.8
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405 membros
10 resenhas
½ 3.6
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Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Too oblique.
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404 membros
24 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: So terrible I couldn't finish and returned it to Audible. Protagonist is an idiot among idiots.
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370 membros
2 resenhas
½ 3.5
91
349 membros
32 resenhas
3.1
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: These assholes deserve each other, but not my time.
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347 membros
67 resenhas
½ 3.4
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Too stupid to finish.
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343 membros
12 resenhas
½ 3.7
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336 membros
16 resenhas
3.2
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: oddly unfocused writing, didn't engage w/protagonist
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335 membros
20 resenhas
½ 3.6
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311 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.7
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Can't remember anything except that there was incorrect forensic detail.
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279 membros
3 resenhas
½ 3.4
98
271 membros
4 resenhas
3.8
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arrwa
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245 membros
10 resenhas
3.1
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: boring, self-involed, bossy asshole as a "protagonist"
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222 membros
26 resenhas
½ 3.5
Member
Bookmarque
Explicações
Bookmarque: Desperate name dropping by the author. And it's a romance, which by itself isn't awful, but it's a stupid one.