It was fat and literary and difficult and daunting. But I finished it and now I'm eying all of its friends in the #tbr pile because I want more.
I landed on "Haruki Murakami is kind of an asshole and I don't like his writing." What freedom!
Answering the question "How many books do you usually have going at once?" I try to only have four books in play at a time. Three eye-books (generally one fiction, one non-fiction, one graphic) and one ear-book. Everything else (partially-read or not read at all) returns to the queue.