Awful Lit.

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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

TopicTopicMessagesLast Message 
Awful Classics? #234 unread / 34Sandydog1, January 2018
Tom Robbins: the biggest fraud in literary history?24 unread / 24rocketjk, December 2017
What is the most offensive book you got through?173 unread / 173Sandydog1, October 2017
Jump ship or go down with it?121 unread / 121pinkozcat, July 2016
W.E.B. Griffin1 unread / 1jackball74, August 2015
Ahab's Wife4 unread / 4Fourpawz2, August 2015
Not even leaving port13 unread / 137sistersapphist, May 2015
Books to be struck from HS reading lists!308 unread / 308MmeRose, January 2015
ReadaThing1 unread / 1Tess_W, August 2014
Any thoughts on Jodi Piccoult?10 unread / 10pinkozcat, February 2014
In defense of Atlas Shrugged5 unread / 5DinadansFriend, October 2013
Confessions of a Shopaholic26 unread / 26pinkozcat, May 2013
50 Shades of Grey Trilogy5 unread / 5anna_in_pdx, May 2013
Anyone on The Tin Drum or One Hundred Years of Solitude?55 unread / 55Nickelini, March 2013
Awful Classics?564 unread / 564Oryphany, December 2012
Bestsellers --I can't understand why23 unread / 23orsolina, September 2012
As I Lay Dying, Faulkner17 unread / 17LynnB, August 2012
I can't believe I wasted my time on this con't...245 unread / 245donnao, August 2012
Silent Night: The Defeat of NATO (spoilers ahead)3 unread / 3jackball74, July 2012
Books that could have been shorter84 unread / 84Bibliophilus, July 2012
The Sex Lives of Cannibals = Not a Good Book3 unread / 3Sandydog1, July 2012
Awful library books5 unread / 5groovykinda, January 2012
I can't believe I wasted my time on this...499 unread / 499Cimbrone, January 2012
Awful Classics, Part 2: Son of Awful Classics192 unread / 192Sandydog1, November 2011
I Love You Guys!69 unread / 69poulsbolibraryguy, November 2011
The Austen-Paradox39 unread / 392wonderY, September 2011
The Things Children are Forced to Read!38 unread / 38UnrulySun, September 2011
Nobel Prizes21 unread / 21edrandrew, September 2011
Read-i-cide5 unread / 5v123, June 2011
'Why are classics classic?177 unread / 177Sandydog1, February 2011
What's with the new Twilight Craze?114 unread / 114jseger9000, September 2010
Favorite scathing review?18 unread / 18cammykitty, September 2010
Awful lit reading group19 unread / 19Sandydog1, September 2010
Good fiskings of awful books?7 unread / 7keristars, November 2009
DH Lawrence39 unread / 39perdondaris, September 2009
chuck paluhniak, top o the pile5 unread / 5Peripa, August 2009
Awful Christian fiction - most of it!25 unread / 25MJC1946, May 2009
Paint It Black?1 unread / 1HerNewJazz, May 2009
lolita46 unread / 46carolinelamb, March 2009
Banned books: An unfair trick to get kids to read Awful Lit.25 unread / 25snarkhunting, January 2009
I'm sure someone will hate me for this...8 unread / 8BOB81, January 2009
Ben Elton14 unread / 14FeidhlimM, December 2008
The Best Worst Book26 unread / 26cocoafiend, November 2008
10 years of awful books my Bookclub has read37 unread / 37bostonbibliophile, September 2008
Portnoy's Complaint!6 unread / 6krolik, May 2008
Charlotte Bronte - Jane Eyre56 unread / 56summerbis, April 2008
Hard-Boiled Wonderland at the End of the World4 unread / 4Medellia, March 2008
Non-fiction & history buffs, what Four Against the Arctic?1 unread / 1TheCelticSelkie, March 2008
The Hawkline Monster by Richard Brautigan3 unread / 3Revenant, December 2007
everyone said I should read this because???137 unread / 137princessputter, December 2007
New related group...1 unread / 1alexbyrnes, November 2007
Hurts so Good73 unread / 73Darrol, November 2007
Not so awful24 unread / 24perlle, November 2007
To Each, His Own39 unread / 39ambushedbyasnail, November 2007
Robin Hobb8 unread / 8littlegeek, October 2007
Another for the Don't Bother Reading list23 unread / 23bluesalamanders, September 2007
Jumping the Bookworm41 unread / 41ambushedbyasnail, September 2007
[Platform] by [[Michel Houellebecq]]10 unread / 10nperrin, August 2007
So bad I took notes...7 unread / 7Cariola, August 2007
balzac3 unread / 3vivienbrenda, July 2007
Don't Trust Smart People3 unread / 3zimbeline, June 2007
Mirabilis1 unread / 1LillyJames, June 2007
the Edge Chronicles1 unread / 1jcsoblonde, June 2007
Foreign language awful lit3 unread / 3Sodapop, March 2007
studying LT members' use of tags6 unread / 6becbart, November 2006
Triple Crown3 unread / 3amityf, November 2006
[Untitled topic]1 unread / 1Ardagor, August 2006
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