I saw the movie when it first came out and recently watched it again and decided I had to read the book.
I believe that all Christians, and many who are interested in the Christ story, will find this an essential book.
Kazantzakis explore Jesus' humanity in a way to make us feel the character and understand his joys and sorrows.
Super weird book. The author must have been smoking mushrooms.Published 2 months ago by W. Douglas Lewis
HAVE READ IT SEVERAL TIME ONE OF GREAT BOOKS, GIVE IMPORTANT DIFFERENT VIEW OF CHRIST AND HIS EARLY LIFE. I KNOW THAT MANY DO LIKE THIS DISCRIPTION.Published 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
With his velvetry writing style, Kazantzakis tells the biblical story of Jesus as a narrative historical novel, showing a humanistic portrayal of the proclaimed Messaih. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Steven Howard
Just read it! You'll see what I'm talking about. A new look at what we think are well known charactersPublished 6 months ago by Michael F. Ruggiero
I first read this amazing book when I was 15 years old and it changed my life...really! Just re-read it at my present age of 66 and its even better than I remember. N.K. Read morePublished 7 months ago by carol snoble
I saw the movie before reading the book. Loved the movie and the book was a great read too. As is typical, the book is longer than the movie and has more details but that is to... Read morePublished 8 months ago by JT
The Last Temptation of Christ is a beautifully written novel, dense with stirring imagery and richly imagined characters whose names we all know ... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Sandra Breuer