Author: Stephen Chbosky

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

It is a bit awkward listening to The Perks of Being a Wallflower.  First of all, because of the letter format, it felt like listening to someone dictate their diary.  Secondly, Charlie seems really young.  He’s a fifteen-year-old freshman, but he reads a little more like a pretentious twelve-year-old.  I can see where people love this book, but it wasn’t a great fit for me.  I found myself impatient and bored.  I can’t help but wonder if I’d connect better with the movie?  By 30%, I was waiting for the book to get-on-with-it-already. Besides bored and awkward, though, The Perks of Being a […]

Posted June 24, 2018 in Reviews // 0 Comments //