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vickythenerd

Nerdy Reading

I am a vegetarian Nerdfighter who loves Doctor Who & books. I read mostly YA and fantasy, but I love all genres.

Currently reading

The Fellowship of the Ring
J.R.R. Tolkien
The Sigma Protocol
Robert Ludlum
The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Victor Hugo, A.L. Alger Unlike what I thought it would be like, I didn't LOVED the Hunchback of Notre Dame.First, because of the straightforward writing. I respect Victor Hugo very much, but his writing was composed of facts & unending descriptions that made me want scream. Maybe it's because I'm more used to more metaphor-filled writing. Either way, I wasn't a fan of Victor Hugo's writing.Secondly, if not for the writing, which was marvelous, but like I said, tedious at times. The story itself would have been a huge disappointed me, although I understand that at the time it was original, nowadays it's just a tad bit too cliché. What I did loved was the tragedy & dramatic-full storyline. OVERALL, the book is great, not what you should expect if you have the Disney movie in mind.