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Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Kirby Letham - Goodreads

Its very hard for me to "quit" a book...but I quit this one. I don't like it. Foer is too crude and flippant about sex. I could have dealt with his writing style, its actually interesting to me. I'm not going to put up with the garbage though. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Neha - Goodreads

Stopped reading quickly. Funny but prose got irritating. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Ian Plenderleith - Goodreads

Back in the 1970s, I was a keen reader of the weekly football/soccer comic Roy of the Rovers. Roy Race, the free-scoring striker with Melchester Rovers, was also the editor. Well, why not, it was ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Thomas - Goodreads

While I loved JSF's second novel ("Incredibly Loud..."), this first novel of his just was not my cup of tea. It has a number of narrations and perspectives stitched together in a creative way, that ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Pam - Goodreads

2 pages...and all I could hear was this: Two Wild & Crazy Guys Georg Festrunk.....Dan Aykroyd Yortuk Festrunk.....Steve Martin Lynn.....Jane Curtin Barb.....Gilda Radner [ open on Lynn and Barb ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Krista - Goodreads

I did not finish. Life is too short to read books that don't do it for you. I learned this concept about 20 years ago, when I pushed through a book and ended up throwing it against the wall in frustration when I finished. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

I don't understand the praise this book receives as I found the characters unappealing, the story line gratuitously salacious and the plot full of promising 'twists' which never came to closure. The ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Tintinnabula - Goodreads

Simply hated it. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Apollinaire - Goodreads

Am baffled at the hullabaloo that surrounded this faux-naive and yet also astoundingly presumptuous novel. Had to make myself finish. Foer approaches the atrocities of the Holocaust (location: Ukraine ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Ernest Junius - Goodreads

Dear Jonathan, My friend R recommended me Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close. He talked about it in so much conviction and vigour, he made me excited about the prospect of reading your work. I ... Read full review


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