*NOTE: Summary taken from back cover of book.
Well first of, I want to apologize for the smaller-than-usual picture of the book’s front cover. This is the biggest one I could find that wasn’t pixelated so it will have to do. Sorry. :(
The book is actually a collection of short stories, all of which have an almost bizarre nature. The second half of the summary described it as “surrealism”. Whatever.
As a whole, the book wasn’t all that great. I had hoped it would be somewhat like Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children when I first picked it up, but it became very clear from the very first page that it wasn’t. *SIGH* Some of the stories were okay though (I guess). I especially liked The Leading Man and The Case of the Salt and Pepper Shakers. There are some others I enjoyed reading too but none that I sort of understood like I did these two.
Anyway, I’m sure this book has it’s audience (it has a 4-star average rating on Goodreads after all) but it clearly wasn’t for me. :)
BOOKWORM RATING (2/5):