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Nutzerbericht  - starbox - LibraryThing

"An exquisite talent and a fascinating mind" By sally tarbox on 18 July 2018 Format: Kindle Edition This is an absolutely superb work that leaves the reader astounded that a twenty-three year old ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - IonaS - LibraryThing

I loved the author’s ”Ballad of a sad café” and I liked “The Member of the Wedding” but I found this, her first novel rather difficult to get into and fully appreciate. The young girl, Mick, is ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - nicolewbrown - LibraryThing

This book is set in the Deep South in the 1930s and begins with the story of two deaf mutes, Spiro Antonapoulos and John Singer who live together in companionable friendship. Antonapoulos works at his ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - lauriebrown54 - LibraryThing

This is a book I picked up because it is considered a classic of modern literature, and I felt I should be acquainted with such. I ended up not being able to put it down. There is not a lot of plot ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - REINADECOPIAYPEGA - LibraryThing

I saw the film first and it was enjoyable, sort of reminded me of being a school kid in the 70s and there was always a 4 o'clock movie on, and the film version of this novel was very much like that ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - MaowangVater - LibraryThing

To his friends, John Singer is the perfect confidant, the one person who really understands them; he’s the best listener they’ve ever known. He’s also deaf, and by his own choice, mute. A skilled lip ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - m.belljackson - LibraryThing

With a promising opening: "In the town there were two mutes and they were always together," the book evolves into an unremitting sense of dread for each character. Mick Kelly falls off roof - or worse ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Nutzerbericht  - LindaWeeks - LibraryThing

Fascinating portrait of an era; her writing evokes the atmosphere so vividly you can almost feel the sultry southern air. Vollständige Rezension lesen

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