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Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Tj Wilson - Goodreads

I had no idea that this book was such a trip! The different fantastical styles of writing Foer uses to present a simple journey of discovery really helps the powerful ending. I could not put down the ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Cass - Goodreads

AMAZING IN THE BEGINNING!!!!! The ending lost me a little bit! My favourite part of this novel was the story of Brod and Yankel, and the ones that take place in the 1700's. I thought it was really ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Chavi - Goodreads

My first Jonathan Safran Foer. Wow. Do you have to be Jewish to understand this book? Maybe Eastern European Jewish? Is that a politically incorrect question? Do other people also have 613 sadnesses ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Jim Miyamoto - Goodreads

Alex is one of my favourite characters from any book, and I can read his 'sections' of the book again and again. For the rest...some fantastically and lyrically expressed ideas in the 'magical realism ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Adam Parker - Goodreads

A debut novel of this calibre manages to make me both incredibly joyful and momentously jealous, as a budding author myself. By jumping through time and myth, Safran Foer taps into a favourite trope ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Jenny - Goodreads

After starting this book about a billion years ago, I finally settled down and read the entire thing in two days. I guess it was a bit of a slow start. I admit that this book was a little bit less ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Suncan Stone - Goodreads

A bit of a slow start, I found it hard to get into it... It seemed unconvincing, but once you get into it it is good. Not quite 5 star good because of the beginning and the very very end which I think could be better done, but a good read on the slightly unusual side. Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Jaime Reynoso - Goodreads

I loved this book. It's strange how at the beginning i was convinced that the book was a garbled up mess of crap talking, but foer had a way of tying up the knots and forming intricate designs with ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Yellincenter - Goodreads

This excellent book is difficult to categorize. It is set in modern times but contains elements of historical fiction. It is heartbreaking and laugh-out-loud funny by turns. Readers will love the ... Read full review

Review: Everything Is Illuminated

User Review  - Ellen - Goodreads

I read this book because I have seen the movie several times and liked it. The parts of the book I enjoyed the best were those that followed the movie - the "very rigid search" narrated by Alex. The ... Read full review


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