How To Read a Difficult Book

Everyone's got that book they've always wanted to read but are a bit afraid to approach (hi there, basically everything by Thomas Pynchon). I'm here to offer some tips in overcoming that fear and reigning victorious over the toughest books in town! 

 

Rose's Notes: As per usual with Bibliodaze's articles, it's well worth reading this article, especially considering people who may find themselves intimidated by their TBR stacks or just feeling like they need a good pep talk to get through a difficult read.  This kind of came timely with me, because I had about five books I was reading, but found I couldn't get through them because they were rough (not emotionally heavy, but just not my cuppa) reads.

Reblogged from The Book Lantern