Quote Originally Posted by squeaky pram View Post
This doesn't count as something annoying, but it has made me stop reading.

I'm too invested in the characters. I know that their already-tragic-enough lives are beginning to crumble further and I haven't the heart to go on. The book is A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving. Though it's potentially one of the most powerful books I've ever read, my cowardice seems to be even stronger. Pathetic, but true!
Aw!! This was one of my suggestions for my bookclub that didn't get any interest in reading. See, I was right A good friend begged me to read it