I've finally finished 'The Prestige' by Christopher Priest hurrah! I must say that there were good elements to this novel, but overall I just found it a messy, disappointing read. More of my thoughts on 'The Prestige' will appear on the blog over the next few days.
My next read, is Emma Donoghue's novel 'Room'. There has been a lot of publicity surrounding this book over the last few months and I deliberately held off from reading this, until some of the hype died down. Even though I have only read 47 pages of the book, I have found it compelling and very well written. I love how the main character Jack, talks about objects as if they are characters.
Here's an example:
Page 47- 'I wake up in Bed and it's raining, that's when Skylight's all blurry.'
'Room'- Emma Donoghue
Have you read this book? What did you think of it (no spoilers please!)?
Whatever you're doing during the last days of the Easter break have a great time.