9 Excellent Books You Can Read in an Afternoon
Size doesn't matter!
Sometimes you don’t want to dive into the worlds of expansive novels but would rather start and finish a book in the same day.
Sometimes you simply don't have enough time to devote to The Infinite Jest *or Anna Karenina.
Short novels and novellas can be read in an afternoon and be just as effective as a 1000-page novel or lengthy series.
These nine stories are a master class in pithy style. (*關於The Infinite Jest的小趣聞)
1.Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes *216頁
2.The Giver by Lois Lowry -->這是套書中的第1本 *225頁
3.Annihilation by Jeff VanDermeer *208頁
中文譯名：遺落南境. I, 滅絕
4.The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka *英文版本206頁
中文譯名：變形記 ， 蛻變
5.Notes from Underground by Fyodor Dostoyevsky *239頁
6.A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf *114頁
7.Jesus'Son by Denis Johnson *133頁
8.The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon *平裝書152頁
9.The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway *127頁