All the Light We Cannot See (Scribner – Simon & Schuster, 2014)
By Anthony Doerr
10 Best Books by The New York Times, 2014
National Book Award Finalist
Pulitzer Prize Winner – Fiction
True-ism: We’re not big fans of “Winner” books. Mom and me, we’ve been around long enough to realize that politics and too much other non-bookish stuff goes into handing out those kinds of awards. We don’t do auto-impress just cuz something has “prize winner” attached to it.
As in, Big Wow. Not.
This “Light” book, we’re not sure about yet. Finished it the other day. Didn’t exactly love it. But we didn’t hate it, either. We’re somewhere in between. Like….