- I can't relate to the character or her motives for starting a band, and she deals (or, rather, doesn't deal) with her ex in a decisively passive-aggressive way that bugs the heck out of me.
- I generally don't care about bands, punk or otherwise. This one does nothing to make me interested.
- Weiser's writing style could use some polishing. She relies on dialogue to move her plot her descriptive skills are lacking--she tells instead of shows.
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
Broad Street by Christine Weiser
I couldn't get into Broad Street and gave up by page 50. Here's why: