The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend Author:Katarina Bivald, Alice Menzies (Translator) Once you let a book into your life, the most unexpected things can happen... — Broken Wheel, Iowa, has never seen anyone like Sara, who traveled all the way from Sweden just to meet her book-loving pen pal. When she arrives, however, she finds Amy's funeral guests just leaving. The residents of Broken Wheel are happy to look after their bewil... more »dered visitor -- not much else to do in a small town that's almost beyond repair. They just never imagined that she'd start a bookstore. Or that books could bring them together -- and change everything.« less
After reading all the glowing reviews (and I am a book lover/reader) I found the storyline unrealistic, too simple and it dragged for me. I persevered for many pages, but unfortunately found it very boring, and it failed to hold my interest.