READ THIS NEXT: And Discover Your 500 New Favourite Books
Ever felt betrayed by a pretty cover or an alluring quote?
There are so many books out there that sometimes it's impossible to choose what to read next - and it's easy to feel let down by what's inside the covers when you do.
Not any more.
Covering books from Catch 22to Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and exploring all the important issues like how to tell the difference between Naomis Wolf and Klein, whether anyone really likes Emma Bovary and what makes the perfect loo book, this smart, witty and insightful guide reminds you exactly why you love reading and then makes you want to go out and read lots more.
You'll never have to judge another book by its cover again.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Circlestonesbooks - www.librarything.com
A lot of interesting books, presented in clearly defined groups of topic. Found a lot of authors and titles until now unknown to me and added to my to read list. What I like about this book - it is written in a funny, witty style. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bohemima - LibraryThing
There are plenty of suggestions here, some of them obscure enough to be intriguing. The authors had an excellent idea—somewhat like Nancy Pearl’s books, where reading one thing leads you to another ... Read full review
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Read This Next: 500 of the Best Books You’ll Ever Read
Howard Mittelmark,Sandra Newman
Limited preview - 2010