I agree with the positive reviews of this excellent biography. It is incisive and penetrating, piercing through the carefully constructed myth that Hemingway himself perpetuated. Read morePublished 22 months ago by A-Reader
I learned about his family background which inpacted on his psycho. i like that this bio goes in depth about his life.Published on May 24, 2013 by Leah Linden
Book is really beat up and worn out with a lot more marks and damage then described. Very dissappointing even at the low price.Published on December 4, 2012 by ray shannis Ray Shannis
This is a very coherent, thought-provoking study of Hemingway, especially of his formative years. The recurring theme is that Hemingway's worldview was shaped by mother's penchant... Read morePublished on July 24, 2012 by Curtis Nash
I love the writings of Ernest Hemingway -- my first English term paper in college was on symbolism and contrast in "The Snows of Kilimanjaro" and I reread him in my undergraduate... Read morePublished on May 9, 2011 by RNS
I have been searching in vain for a well written Hemingway biography for years, beginning with the standard work by Carlos Baker. Read morePublished on October 19, 2010 by Kris Zane
As some others have said here, Lynn clearly hates Hemingway. You can read the entire book, as I did, and discover not one redeemable thing about Hemingway, amazing since he is... Read morePublished on October 3, 2009 by Harry Gordon
Lynn's book is the third Hemingway biography I've read (others: A. E. Hotchner, Carlos Baker). I found KSL's book to be quite readable, and his arguments well rationalized and... Read morePublished on August 26, 2002 by Eugene L.