I’m a huge creature of comfort and lately I’ve been binge reading only what appeals to me most: spy games and throwback espionage romps.
A few months ago I was roaming around Princeton and walked over to one of my favorite bookstores.
The day was hot, and humidity grasped a chokehold over the pedestrian atmosphere but when it comes to books, uncomfortable summer temperatures take a distant backseat.
A sidewalk sale was going on at the store, which is where I found this hardcover copy of Augusten Burroughs’ Lust & Wonder.
Running With Scissors seems to be his most popular work, but L&W interested me just at the mere sight of it so I figured I’d found a suitable starting point with this author.
It’s easy to stay on a regular and familiar wavelength of what’s comfortable, like with my thriller, candy-coated prose novels, but I do like stepping outside of the norm when I can.
What reading genre(s) do you stick to like glue?
(Photo taken by me.)
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