Day 08: Your most over-rated book.
Oh boy, I can feel the groanings and dislikes headed my way for this one, but I have two choices here and one of them is super fucking hyped, and it is An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir. There is no fantasy or world-building in this series at all, and to see people gush about the fantasy completely boggles my fucking mind. Like… what are you seeing that I’m not seeing? Also… there’s a completely unnecessary love-square thing going on. No.
The second one is The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris, which is simply out-dated and more boring than it is scary. But unlike the previous book, I can understand the hype for it given the era that it was published in. In present day, however, it barely holds up at all.
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