I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of y'all for the FANTASTIC recommendation to listen to the audiobook of
So, The Dresden Files. I've heard about them, of course, 'cause I don't live under a rock, but I've never read them. There's something about maybe the covers or descriptions that doesn't intrigue me, but I'm not sure exactly what. I've looked at them, read copious reviews, looked at them again, hovered my cursor over the "Buy Now" button more times that I can count, but I can't seem to pull the trigger. What I need is some good solid advice as to whether or not I should give them a go.
First a little help, regarding my reading preferences within this catchall "Urban Fantasy" kinda category:
I loved, loved, loved
I did not like, nor did I finish,
I tend to gravitate towards a female protagonist, however I think that's more because they seem to be more prevalent in the genres I've been reading of late (historical fiction, YA, paranormal romance, fantasy). I definitely enjoy reading works from the 'Y' side of things and many of my favorite all time books (
So, I turn to YOU my fabulous, fanatical, fulgent Booklikes brethren to guide me in this query.
Should I read the Dresden Files books?