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For me, this book failed on so many levels.
First, it's a story about dysfunctional people. Read more
I found the political anecdotes from the McCarthy era to be boring and in some cases inaccurate. (Lyndon Johnson was not majority leader until the congress elected in 1954,... Read morePublished 15 months ago by W. DeWitt
I give this five stars because Mallon's storytelling and prose are at their tip-top, which means, perfection. Read morePublished 21 months ago by P. Theroux
I stumbled onto the works of Thomas Mallon by accident. I was in a book store and saw his most recent release, "Watergate, A novel" and thought I thumb through it. Read morePublished on May 27, 2013 by Eric C Kennedy
The book arrived as described and I have no concerns with its condition or the seller. The writing is fine, with good character development for the most part, but one of the... Read morePublished on May 23, 2013 by A. Shepherd
I bought this because I liked Mallon's "Watergate: A Novel" so much. This earlier yarn has some promising stuff --- two gay guys working in the State Department during the... Read morePublished on May 10, 2013 by Joseph G. Biscontini
I loved this novel. The fictional characters are finely drawn, as are their relationships. And, having researched 1950s Washington, I found it fun to see the real-life figures of... Read morePublished on February 6, 2013 by David
The only negative thing I can say after reading Fellow Travelers is that I regret that it took me six yeras to find it.
I was captivated from page 1. Read more
Fellow Travelers is a story about closeted gays in Washington D.C. during the McCarthy heyday. I thought it was a fascinating book, although perhaps a little dry by some standards. Read morePublished on March 28, 2012 by Ken C.