Way back in December (it feels like forever ago) I blogged about reading two books at once. I promised to report on how it went.
Well, here it is. Kind of.
I was reading Embassytown, a novel by the wonderful China Meivelle, and 1922, a novella by the legendary Stephen King. I found that while I read 1922, and took a break from Embassytown. 1922, being a measly 120 or so pages, didn’t take very long to read, so the break from ‘Town wasn’t very long at all, hardly noticible. Still, I didn’t actually flip between the two.
1922 was terrifying, by the way. Emabssytown was incredibly dense, but very thought-provoking and satisfying .
So, the experiment continues! The Art Of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, and Sleepless, by Charlie Huston. So far the biggest issue is deciding which one to put in my bag – The Art Of Fielding is too big for me to fit both…