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What book did you feel you ought to read and it left you cold?

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    Precious Williamsposted 7 years ago

    Mine was Lord of the Rings.  I thought I ought to try it even though I had thoroughly disliked The Hobbit as a child.  I have tried three times and never got beyond the first five pages.  I'e given up.

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    ralwusposted 7 years ago

    Truman Capote's 'In Cold Blood', way back then.

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      torimariposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Gotta agree with this one. And, 'Sister Carrie.' I actually read a bit of it, but it was for a course. I bloody hate it.

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    USMCwifey09posted 7 years ago

    Conrad's "Heart of Darkness"...T-E-R-R-I-B-L-E.