Books read

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.”
~Jorge Luis Borges

My Top 10 Least Favorite Books Based on Goodreads Ratings

Here is a list of the least favorite books I have read according to the rating I gave them on Goodreads, in the order of dislike. Some of the books are from my childhood years, so I excluded them and only included books read as an adult. Let me update this Top 10 list as more books are reviewed.

  1. Ranya Paasonen (née ElRamly): Auringon asema (2002)
  2. Andrei Platonov: The Return and Other Stories (around 1946)
  3. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Die Leiden des jungen Werther (1774)
  4. Iain M. Banks: Consider Phlebas (1987)
  5. Ray Bradbury: I Sing the Body Electric!: And Other Stories (1969)
  6. Philip K. Dick: Valis (1981)
  7. Miika Nousiainen: Vadelmavenepakolainen (2007)
  8. Johannes R. Becher: Abschied (1974)
  9. John Steinbeck: The Red Pony (1933)
  10. Robert A. Heinlein: Green Hills of Earth (1951)

Check out the books I read in 2016 and books to read in the future.

Reading. Photo: Image copyrights Moyan Brenn (CC BY 2.0)
Reading. Image copyrights: Moyan Brenn (CC BY 2.0)