More Ramblings from a Los Angeles Programmer

March 12, 2007

Really? Harry Potter?

Filed under: books, daily life, uk life — Josh DeWald @ 1:51 pm

Revealed – the books we just can’t finish | Top News | Reuters

The list mostly makes sense… except that #2 is “Harry Potter: The Goblet of Fire”. This is sad given that these are books directed at children and adolescents, who can easily breeze through the entire thing.

“Ulysses” by James Joyce is #3. More people can finish “Ulysses” (percentage-wise) than a Harry Potter book!? Granted, the sample size is quite different.

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