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Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

I watched the movie of this first and loved it. It was basically a movie about cultural misunderstanding and how people can be cruel without really knowing it. It is a story about what happens when ... Read full review

Review: Everything is Illuminated

User Review  - Adam Byrnes - Goodreads

Heart achingly beautiful. If you want to plumb the depths of life, love, heartache, family, faith, and community - this is your book. Being an optimist, the end of the book left me more full of hope ... Read full review

Review: Everything is Illuminated

User Review  - Lucas - Goodreads

Through the first half of the book I thought the writing was a little gimmicky and, given the incredible praise this book received when it was published, I was highly suspicious. 'This better not be ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

A story that isn't as it first seems. It starts off kinda funny, but as you read on, you realise how meloncollie it is. If you've seen the film, the book will explain so much more, and you'll ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

I'm not sure I've read another book that has so many beautiful *sentences* in it. Jonathan Safran Foer has put words together in ways I've never seen them before. The overlapping themes of love and ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

I don't know how I feel about this book, quite honestly. The book tells three different stories that basically all blend into one. It's amazing and confusing and wonderful and heartbreaking and ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

What a great read. The license he takes with the English language makes it hysterical and rich. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

"Everything is Illuminated" is a very, very good novel with one major fault: it is so clever. This, perhaps, may not seem like a problem but, when one can have intelligence, simple cleverness leaves ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

very quirky, which is thoroughly enjoyable. constructed honesty is the best term to describe its style. not perfect by any means, but a great read, funny and endearing while speaking to something that is bigger than it can even name. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - A Reader - weRead

I liked this book a lot in the beginning--I thought the two stories meshed together really well, and I didn't even find Alex's commentary on Jonathan's half of the story annoying. But by the end, I ... Read full review


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