Friday, August 24, 2012

Books That Make Me Go....Ahhhh

I know I missed posting my notable excerpt last week, but I am back in the game this week!  If part of a book made you stop, and enjoy the beauty of the prose, please feel free to include the excerpt in the comment section below.

I found myself highlighting the section below that was found while reading Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese:
What a journey...what a day...what madness, so much worse than tragic!  What to do except dance, dance, only dance...

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bermudaonion said...

I didn't love this one the way most people have.

Ti said...

I'm with Kathy. I didn't love this one either. I enjoyed parts of it and the writing was pretty good but I didn't like where the story ended up.

Jo-Jo said...

Actually I'm with both of you on this one! There are little snippets that I enjoy, like the one I posted here, but otherwise I find a lot of the book to!

Julie @ Knitting and Sundries said...

This was a very good book, but not in an "oh, my gosh! I simply HAVE to keep reading!" type of fashion. I WAS interested, but I wasn't totally pulled in. There were tons of snippets of great writing, though!

Vicki said...

I've had this on my TBR list for a really long time and still haven't gotten to it.

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