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User Review  - delphica - LibraryThing

Did I really not already write this up? I have distinct memories of doing so relatively soon after I finished this. ANYWAY, this was a treat to read. Interconnected chapters that could stand alone as ... Read full review

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User Review  - rondoctor - LibraryThing

Surprisingly good read ... but not what I expected. The structure of the book is different, following each character individually and gradually linking them together. The plot line is rather depressing. This is not an uplifting read. Still, it is worth reading. Read full review

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User Review  - echasc - LibraryThing

This is a book about disappointment. The Imperfectionists is a series of short vignettes--each featuring a different character--ingeniously tied together with short interludes about their common ... Read full review

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User Review  - pgchuis - LibraryThing

Each chapter concerns a person (an editor, a copywriter, a reader etc) connected with an English language newspaper based in Rome. Some characters overlap a little, but each chapter is more or less ... Read full review

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User Review  - AliceaP - LibraryThing

Have you ever been enjoying a book so much that you feel like racing through it just so you can find out what happened to the characters at the end? Conversely, have you ever wanted to linger for an ... Read full review

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User Review  - KRoan - LibraryThing

Marvelous and horribly depressing. Perfectly captures a spectrum of human foibles and uncomfortable situations, while spinning out an iconic version of the death of newsprint. Read full review

Review: The Imperfectionists

User Review  - jo - Goodreads

not my cup of tea. i need heart in my books. love. i need love. if you are witty and biting and cool and write with corners and edges, you are not for me. you may be a really good writer, but you are ... Read full review

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User Review  - Will Byrnes - Goodreads

This just in, Tom Rachman has given readers an exceptional set of stories about the birth and death of a newspaper, populated these tales with engaging characters and done so with great style and ... Read full review

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User Review  - Martha - Goodreads

Five stars because ... really, who doesn't like making up stories in their head about a co-worker they despise or have a crush on or just someone you see around everyday but you don't know the name of ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jen Estrella - Goodreads

I thought this book was great! And I hardly even knew what I was reading when I started this, I was falling victim yet again to the pretty-cover-syndrome! The feminine, lively, looping font that's all ... Read full review


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