Literary Boot Camp: "Difficult but Rewarding" Books Per Goodreads
Complex novels can expand your horizons, break your heart and satisfy your soul. Such novels can also strain your nerves, test your patience and ruin your day. Either way, finishing such books can give you bragging rights. Next time a gymrat friend cracks that superior grin and invites you to join him for his "extreme" workout, tell him you'd rather stay home and read Thomas Mann. Who's smug now?
avg. score: 4 of 50 (8%)
required scores: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6