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ds80 made a comment Oct 22 2017
"Seriously lacking." Permalink
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tracebroyles
Oct 22 2017
"If I could give a negative star rating, I would. This book was over 800 pages. I wouldn't have minded if it were halfway good. Bogged down by lengthy historical references and play-by-plays of baseball games from the 60s, I skimmed so much of this..." Permalink
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yoshko
Oct 22 2017
"I love Paul Auster's work - but this was hard to get through. In fact, I didn't. Enough of big mid-century books with struggling immigrants and baseball. Time to move on, guy writers." Permalink
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njon38
Oct 22 2017
"Not sure why this 866 page doorstopper is on the Mann Booker shortlist. It has been called a “quadrophonic bildungsroman” of, in my opinion a self-absorbed white male writer. The problem is that it’s hard to care about any of the four Archie Fergu..." Permalink
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