Not Your Ordinary Dystopia

Books, Reviews

Title: J Author: Howard Jacobson Genre: Dystopia Quotation: “You don’t need to have your eyes open to see things.” Would recommend to: someone who likes to create his or her own story. “J” is an interesting book. It’s different from any other book I’ve read, and I’ve read a lot of books, especially dystopian novels. […]

June 12, 2015

'J'ust Finished


I am finished with “J” by Howard Jacobson, and here are my first thoughts upon completion. 1. My vocabulary has expanded tenfold. I rarely closed my dictionary app while reading this book.  2. This novel was not written by an American. Between the style of writing (did I mention there were a lot of big words) […]

June 8, 2015