What 2021 books are you most looking forward to?

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Sashay
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Bridie wrote:
Thu Apr 08, 2021 1:31 am
My all time favourite. I've not spoken to anyone who hasn't enjoyed it, no matter what genre they usually read.
You have definitely piqued my interest with this comment!

I finished Klara and the Sun yesterday. I like Kazuo Ishiguro's work and he's a Nobel Prize winner but... this one was terribly underwhelming. Maybe it was my own fault for hyping myself up so much 😞 such a pity as it was one of my most expected 2021 releases. Has anyone else read it? Is it on anyone's TBR list right now?

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I was looking forward to reading Klara too, but not sure now. :(

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Bridie wrote:
Thu Apr 08, 2021 5:44 am
I was looking forward to reading Klara too, but not sure now. :(
Ohh sorry, I don't want to tamper with your expectations. On Goodreads it has 4.03 stars from 18,378 ratings, so people are liking it? It wasn't exactly bad, but tbh seeing the glowing reviews it's receiving, it makes me wonder how much knowing the writer is a Nobel prize can askew the way readers go through a book.

This could spark a very interesting conversation about overrated/underrated books! 😉

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AddictedToReading wrote:
Wed Apr 07, 2021 2:19 pm
@Bridie @siberian202angel
Can you believe I haven't read the series yet :oops:
Will read it when the new book comes out
You're in for a treat, then. ;)
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