John Crace digests books to a nice mush for you.
Here's an extract (yes, even digested books still have enough juice for extracts; for the bare bones, go to Digested read, Digested at the bottom of the page).
From Monica Ali's Alentejo Blue:
"Gosh it's hot," Joao said to himself, vividly creating an image of the harsh, sunburnt Portuguese countryside. As he dragged his 84-year-old body out into the forest to relieve himself, he stumbled across his friend, Rui, hanging from a tree. "Change comes to us all," he thought deeply.
Heh. Read the rest of it here.
More digested reads here.