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If, like me, you need action and lots of story, 2666 is just too long and too much waiting.
I actually had to restart the book at some point, just so I could catch up on the things I forgot while reading the book.
The writing in itself is beautiful, a poet's book, written by a poet, and translated beautifully by Natasha Wimmer.
I swear if I see the word "archimboldi" one more time I will burn this novel. Redundant and terrible, yet somehow one of his best books?Published 11 days ago by Darcy Hendershott
Even though it was used, the quality was great (much better actually then most of my books when I'm done reading them)! And the price was GREAT.Published 11 days ago by Dizzy
It keeps unwinding. Impressive! Somehow reminds me of Pynchon--level of knowledge maybe.Published 13 days ago by ctspjms
Let me be totally clear, I am not an English major or a writer. This fact is important because I feel all the hype around this book came from people with those types of credentials... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Adam Austin
Starts out really interesting then degenerates into way way too much emphasis on sex and violence.Published 1 month ago by Mike
I had to struggle to finish The Savage Detectives, but by the time I was done, I was a fan. I felt I had heard a new voice. I thought it was a work of genius. Read morePublished 2 months ago by T. Donovan