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Review: Lucky Jim

User Review  - Dead John Williams - Goodreads

A piece of writing that is so rooted in the time it was written that it seems largely irrelevant now. Read full review

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User Review  - Michelle Knaack - Goodreads

Read this in my 20th century lit class. I was not expecting it to be as funny as it was. Quirky story, quick read. Wonderful insight into 1940's English life. Read full review

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User Review  - James Gische - Goodreads

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User Review  - Sarita Pandey - Goodreads

British humour is so understated and, hence, so much more fun. Read full review

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User Review  - SteveDave - Goodreads

For the most this wasn't laugh out funny. Rather, it developed and maintained a consistent level of amusement that led to an engaging and enjoyable read. Reading this book for the first time there was ... Read full review

Review: Lucky Jim

User Review  - Vladimir Boronenko - Goodreads

That an asocial guy with all the makings of an alcoholic, with a sense of humor of a retarded teenager, with a propensity to petty vindictiveness and intrigue, should win the love of a presumably good ... Read full review

Review: Lucky Jim

User Review  - MCBod - Goodreads

A lovely, light hearted campus novel. Not sure it deserves an entry in the best 100 books ever, but nice to read Read full review

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User Review  - Claire - Goodreads

This book so appeals to my sense of cynicism. Loved it. I rarely laugh aloud at books, but this one has its moments. Read full review

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User Review  - Air Knight - Goodreads

This book has its merits but it certainly was a difficult read, either because the humor is too localized (1950-british) to truly reach me or it just has aged poorly. Lucky Jim's story itself doesn't ... Read full review

Review: Lucky Jim

User Review  - Jr Bacdayan - Goodreads

The party was a handsome piece of flatulent sobriety, JR noted to himself. Glitters fluttered all around, bandy shanks of a particularly smelly vegetation filled the bodacious hall. No doubt, the ... Read full review

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