As a rather picky mood reader, often I’ll DNF a book if it’s not accommodating to my current mood. Most of the the time when I DNF these books, I put them down with the intention of returning to them sometime soon when my mood is better suited to that read. Recently, I’ve been in a very, very picky mood so that means I’ve DNF a lot books, so today I thought I’d share with you some of the many books I’ve recently DNFed.
Now, I loved, loved, LOVED Illuminae and Gemina, but when I finally got around to trying to read Obsido I just wasn’t in the mood and 30 pages in, I felt myself falling into a slump because I was forcing myself to get into this book. I will get around to picking this one back up soon, if I’m in the right mood! because oh my i’m so excited for this series to end.
This one I’m not sure I’ll actually return to sadly. . . I went into this book a few month after having read (and loved) To all the boys I’ve loved before, and I think the time between the two books didn’t bode well for me. Half way through this book I was forcing myself to turn the pages. I was rolling my eyes all the time. Everything felt so unnecessary and Lara jean was really starting to bother me. . . Peter was cute though and probably the only reason I pushed through to just after the half way point before finally putting this book down.
I devoured book one, I stayed up all night to finish book two and then I finally decided it was time to finish the series after a year (or two) and then promptly realised about 60 pages in that I needed to DNF it for now and reread the whole series . . . and well, rereading books one and two just seem like too much commitment at the moment . . . so hmmmm I’m not sure when I’ll get back to this one.
Ahhhh okay. So i know this book is super popular but for the life of me I can’t get past chapter one. I’ve tried about 6 times now to get past the first chapter, but every time I read it, I’ll get a few pages in and get so annoyed so I’ll stop reading. I really don’t like the format for the first chapter and I KNOW the whole book isn’t like that and I just need to push through for a little bit longer and then It’ll get good but oh my . . . I just can’t. Hopefully one day I’ll get through it, but I’m not sure that day will come anytime soon. . .
These are just some of the many books I’ve DNFed recently. Most are ones I’m planning on returning to at some point! What are some books that you’ve DNFed?