Girlfriend In A Coma by Douglas Coupland
Write 6 words you would put on this book if it were in the “Blind Date With A Book” shelf. Love, Life’s Big Questions, Second Chances
Who was your favorite character and why? Richard because he was the most loving.
Who was your least favorite character and why? Lois because she never changed.
Did it grab you immediately or did it take a while? This book had the most original first chapter I have ever read which had me intrigued from the start and only got better.
What did you think of the ending? Very thought-provoking.
What was the moral of the story? Constantly re-evaluate what is true of both you and the world.
Favorite quote: “If you’re not spending every waking moment of your life radically rethinking the nature of the world—if you’re not plotting every moment boiling the carcass of the old order—then you’ve wasted your day.” – Jared
Would you read it again? This book made it into my top 3 books, so I would definitely read it again.
Soundtrack: I’ve put music mentioned in the book (and the title song) on Grooveshark.
Who would you recommend it to? Everyone but especially to people who are complacent about their lives.
Number of unknown words: 18
Craft/Activity: Make some paper airplanes.
Recipe: Huckleberry Muffins
When was the last time you took a long, hard look at your life?