Monday, October 17, 2011

"The Leftovers" by Tom Perrotta

The Leftovers by Tom Perrotta is about a town where a rapture takes place. People who were on Earth are suddenly gone and the people who are left have to come to grips with that. I enjoyed how the different characters dealt with it. This is not a "wow" book by any means, but an enjoyable read nonetheless.
(Gerard's review)

Have you read this one? What did you think of it?

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4 comments:

  1. Nope, I haven't read this one.

    I have an award for you.

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  2. Thanks for the award. We'll add it to our award page with a link back to your post; however, we don't generally do posts with it and pass it along. It's just too time consuming and we don't think our readers care to read this type of posts.

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  3. This is a book on my radar since my husband, who rarely reads, is reading the Left Behind series and actually asked me about this book. So I'll be picking it up!

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  4. Kate: Hope you enjoy it. Gerard liked it all right but it didn't appeal to me at all. I started it but before getting very far, the first few page, I realized it wasn't about "the" rapture because people were missing that weren't even Christians. So my guess was that either it's a science fiction book with a different cause for the missing people or it is about the rapture but not with a Biblical view. Either way, I wasn't interested.

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