Folks at my work are trying to start an IRL book club that will meet about once a month. The organizer gave us a choice of 3 things that were on her TBR and the others picked Room - Emma Donoghue as the first selection (I voted for one of the other selections
I was a bit hesitant about Room and thought that the artifice of a 5-year-old narrator would quickly get tiresome. But surprisingly, even though the kid narrator worked the best for the first section and didn't quite feel right for some of the later sections once the wider world intruded, I enjoyed the whole book.
Things I had issues with after the spoiler tag