Why are you reading this book?
What is the first line?
It is dark. He does not know where he is.
Describe the book in haiku form:
When all things are lost,
cling to those who brought you here
and make it back home.
What will you do with it now?
keep for reference
keep and loan out to friends
x keep to read again & again & again x
post to paperbackswap.com
throw it away
Anything else you’d like to say?
I almost couldn’t finish this book. It was so bleak and sad and…far too easily to identify with. Andy Catlett has lost his hand and is bitter and aimless, and he knows that his brokenness is breaking down the world around him, but he feels powerless to turn back.