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Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Ohyassi - Goodreads

Starts out strong, falters. The characters stop being characters. The plot founders. This book has 3 pages of just punctuation marks. He comes to a climactic point, then sort of give up on actually writing. If words fail you, maybe you shouldn't be a writer. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Tried to read this, but couldn't get through the writing. If you are one of the MANY people who LOVED this book, I recommend Absurdistan by Gary Shteyngart - very similar in writing style. Perhaps I ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Molly - Goodreads

The English impaired narrorator is amusing at best, but the magical realism is nauseating and meaningless to me. I seriously cannot get past the third chapter. I found it under my bed the day since I ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Palmina Briggs - Goodreads

I found the book well written until I got to a particular part of the story, which was completely unnecessary and perverse (and stupid). At the point, I was simply fed-up with it and did not continue ... Read full review


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