The Casual Vacancy

At the moment, I am slowly reading J.K Rowling’s The Casual Vavancy. I say slowly, because I’m a slow reader and I tend to only read when I’m feeling low, and/or just before bed; and I only really read 1 or 2 chapters at a time.

It’s a strange book. I can’t seem to understand it. Each chapter is from the view of a different character, and to me it is quite confusing. However, it is that confusion that has got me hooked onto the book. I keep reading, hoping to get to the part that I understand. It is quite a good book, despite my confusion.

So far, I give it a rating of 3/5.

Advertisements

3 thoughts on “The Casual Vacancy

  1. I’m reading this one too! Alongside two others, and I found the Casual Vacancy is actually a pretty difficult read. For one, it’s hard to read a lot in one sitting (unlike Harry Potter!), and second, I guess it comes with bias but there are really high expectations for the book. Unfortunately for me, I would only give it a 2/5. I’m more more than a quarter in the book and still waiting for something to grasp. It’s interesting but not interesting enough for me to throw aside the two other books and read J.K. Rowling first…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s