This is a work of art in literature!
That information is essential for reading the book; I found myself going back to look at that list every 25 pages or so to keep all the characters straight.
It is only the possession of an ideology that makes them dangerous, ESPECIALLY if it is one that claims to be supremely moral and virtuous.
Not an easy read, at times not even a pleasant read, but the legacy of Dostoevsky and his ideas are too important to excuse not reading this book. It is a classic, for good reason. Read morePublished 7 days ago by Amazon Customer
This novel contains the following exchange between two characters:
"God is necessary and therefore must exist."
"Well, that's wonderful. Read more
As much as I love my Dostoevsky, this book was a bit too bleak for me. The ending left me feeling very empty. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Vrinda Pendred
My favorite book of all time. An emotional, spiritual & intellectual journey. Layered & beautifully convoluted. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Kate
I am torn by what many have termed Dostoevsky’s “greatest novel.” On the one hand, its many strengths are plainly obvious—the typically brilliant manipulation of psychic tension,... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Steiner
Out of all the Kindle ebooks I've gotten so far, this one is the best as far as flipping between chapters and pages. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Rebecca Hong
Well. That took me a disappointingly long time to read. My life got flipped upside down at some point after starting this, and the density of the work really requires a pretty... Read morePublished 14 months ago by jim rice
I bought this book new at a Barnes and Nobles because for the last two summers, I have read a Dostoevsky novel and it has almost become a tradition by this time. Read morePublished 18 months ago by William Shinevar