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Awful Lit.

Literature you can't stand, that was poorly written, that is all too cliche, that you hardly want to admit even touching...warn us before we make the same mistake!

Or let's just create controversy. :P

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Tags: bad fiction (2), awful (2), bad (2), hated it (1), Awful Lit. (1), (show all)cliche (1), poorly written (1), Awful literature (1), Books (1), controversy (1), horrible (1), literature (1), book-general (1)

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Awful Classics? #2 34Sandydog1, January 12ignore
Tom Robbins: the biggest fraud in literary history? 24rocketjk, December 2017ignore
What is the most offensive book you got through? 171Sandydog1, October 2017ignore
Jump ship or go down with it? 113pinkozcat, July 2016ignore
W.E.B. Griffin 1jackball74, August 2015ignore
Ahab's Wife 4Fourpawz2, August 2015ignore
Not even leaving port 137sistersapphist, May 2015ignore
Books to be struck from HS reading lists! 307MmeRose, January 2015ignore
ReadaThing 1tess_schoolmarm, August 2014ignore
Any thoughts on Jodi Piccoult? 10pinkozcat, February 2014ignore
In defense of Atlas Shrugged 5DinadansFriend, October 2013ignore
Confessions of a Shopaholic 25pinkozcat, May 2013ignore
50 Shades of Grey Trilogy 5anna_in_pdx, May 2013ignore
Anyone on The Tin Drum or One Hundred Years of Solitude? 55Nickelini, March 2013ignore
Awful Classics? 554Oryphany, December 2012ignore
Bestsellers --I can't understand why 19orsolina, September 2012ignore
As I Lay Dying, Faulkner 17LynnB, August 2012ignore
I can't believe I wasted my time on this con't... 241donnao, August 2012ignore
Silent Night: The Defeat of NATO (spoilers ahead) 3jackball74, July 2012ignore
Books that could have been shorter 84Bibliophilus, July 2012ignore
The Sex Lives of Cannibals = Not a Good Book 3Sandydog1, July 2012ignore
Awful library books 5groovykinda, January 2012ignore
I can't believe I wasted my time on this... 476Cimbrone, January 2012ignore
Awful Classics, Part 2: Son of Awful Classics 190Sandydog1, November 2011ignore
I Love You Guys! 68poulsbolibraryguy, November 2011ignore
The Austen-Paradox 392wonderY, September 2011ignore
The Things Children are Forced to Read! 38UnrulySun, September 2011ignore
Nobel Prizes 20edrandrew, September 2011ignore
Read-i-cide 5v123, June 2011ignore
'Why are classics classic? 175Sandydog1, February 2011ignore
What's with the new Twilight Craze? 113jseger9000, September 2010ignore
Favorite scathing review? 18cammykitty, September 2010ignore
Awful lit reading group 19Sandydog1, September 2010ignore
Good fiskings of awful books? 7keristars, November 2009ignore
DH Lawrence 37perdondaris, September 2009ignore
chuck paluhniak, top o the pile 5Peripa, August 2009ignore
Awful Christian fiction - most of it! 25MJC1946, May 2009ignore
Paint It Black? 1HerNewJazz, May 2009ignore
lolita 46carolinelamb, March 2009ignore
Banned books: An unfair trick to get kids to read Awful Lit. 25allthesepieces, January 2009ignore
I'm sure someone will hate me for this... 7BOB81, January 2009ignore
Ben Elton 14FeidhlimM, December 2008ignore
The Best Worst Book 25cocoafiend, November 2008ignore
10 years of awful books my Bookclub has read 36bostonbibliophile, September 2008ignore
Portnoy's Complaint! 6krolik, May 2008ignore
Charlotte Bronte - Jane Eyre 56summerbis, April 2008ignore
Hard-Boiled Wonderland at the End of the World 4Medellia, March 2008ignore
Non-fiction & history buffs, what Four Against the Arctic? 1TheCelticSelkie, March 2008ignore
The Hawkline Monster by Richard Brautigan 3Revenant, December 2007ignore
everyone said I should read this because??? 137princessputter, December 2007ignore
New related group... 1alexbyrnes, November 2007ignore
Hurts so Good 72Darrol, November 2007ignore
Not so awful 24perlle, November 2007ignore
To Each, His Own 39ambushedbyasnail, November 2007ignore
Robin Hobb 8littlegeek, October 2007ignore
Another for the Don't Bother Reading list 23bluesalamanders, September 2007ignore
Jumping the Bookworm 40ambushedbyasnail, September 2007ignore
[Platform] by [[Michel Houellebecq]] 8nperrin, August 2007ignore
So bad I took notes... 7Cariola, August 2007ignore
balzac 3vivienbrenda, July 2007ignore
Don't Trust Smart People 3zimbeline, June 2007ignore
Mirabilis 1LillyJames, June 2007ignore
the Edge Chronicles 1jcsoblonde, June 2007ignore
Foreign language awful lit 3Sodapop, March 2007ignore
studying LT members' use of tags 6becbart, November 2006ignore
Triple Crown 3amityf, November 2006ignore

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