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|Length: 607 pages||Word Wise: Enabled||Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled|
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Another modern day classic from John Irving. A fantastical tale of life in NE America at the end of the millennium. Read morePublished 23 days ago by Giles
It's a true John Irving book. I love Irving and this is his predictable, dark, complicated characters who live in the eastern United States that so vividly live on the page and... Read morePublished 2 months ago by VTG_ib
Not my favorite John Irving book, but definitely worth reading. As always, his detailed storyline and peculiar characters pull you in, but I felt a little flat at the end.Published 3 months ago by Ben K
John Irving is an obvious literary giant. Unfortunately, he can't help injecting pop politics in his stories. Read morePublished 3 months ago by OldRadioJeff
As another reviewer commented, this novel was saved by its last 75-100 pages. Mostly it is another boring multi-generational saga, but obsessed with classy cuisine and fornication. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Hobo Eddy
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|Why is Kindle price more than Hardcover or Paperback?||
For what it's worth, today the Kindle price is down to $12.38 which is still more than it should be.
Oct 31, 2009 by Sara S. Pearce | See all 7 posts
|Hope it's better than the last one||
I didn't get a chance to read "Until I Find You" or "The Fourth Hand," but I heard they weren't that worthwhile. Maybe I'll read them, but not right now. The last book I read by Irving was "A Widow For One Year" and I actually liked that one. Not as good as A... Read More
Mar 4, 2009 by Wander | See all 11 posts
You can't, you can only give gift card for them to buy books at this time.
Dec 7, 2009 by JD | See all 2 posts
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I was about to purchase for future reading until I saw the price. For what's basically a single use, it's too expensive relative to the hardcover and other Kindle books. At least the hardcover could be shared or donated.
Oct 28, 2009 by John Mccooey | See all 3 posts
|Really just a curious question....||
Click on what is a "Vine Reader"
Oct 23, 2009 by Sara S. Pearce | See all 4 posts
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