Ian McEwan

Amsterdam

Amsterdam

I am an online shopping junkie, especially when it comes to books. I buy books compulsively, and as a result I have a very long queue of books I absolutely “must read” since I have spent so much money on them. I am really bad when it comes to borrowing books from the library. I always forget to return them on time and end up paying many times over what the original book actually costs. I couldn’t resist browsing Amazon.com. I get free shipping; as a result many of the books are significantly cheaper than at the bookstore. The website recommended I check out several titles by Ian McEwan based on my shopping and browsing history . I was impressed by Ian McEwan’s Enduring Love so much that I decided to buy not one but two more books by him, Amsterdam, was one of them. Read more…

Enduring Love

Enduring Love

So, I cheated.

I am deeply ashamed. I have not finished the Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy yet, but I have read another book from my list, Enduring Love by Ian McEwan. I will explain how I came about finishing this enthralling novel and how I came about the book in the first place as they are both interesting stories. Read more…