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A wonderful story with great characters.
Joseph Kanon takes a plotline and time period that may have become pure pop fiction in the hands of another author and provides a well researched deep literary piece.
This story did nothing for me, I found the characters flat and dull and the storyline slow moving.
A bit confusing tome at times, what I liked most was the post-story interviews and explanations given by the author. Read morePublished 2 months ago by john m.
The cover of Joseph Kanon's novel "Stardust" has a quote from the NYT, "Briskly evokes the atmosphere of a vanished era", rest assured there is nothing... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Colonel D
With some many exciting story threads (post WWII Hollywood, McCarthy black listing, murder mystery) why does the story move so slowly and dully. Read morePublished 7 months ago by N. Kreis
A really well written and crafted book of this genre. Evokes the golden Hollywood era nicely and keeps you reading. I thoroughly enjoyed it.Published 7 months ago by jfd213
It is a very good mixing of Europe and Hollywood with a seemingly good understanding of the red scare of the 40s and 50s and of the attraction of the film industry for Jewish... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Vladev
Kanon has not disappointed yet - his post war look at Hollywood, the Movie industry and its ingrained cast of characters fit marvelously into a multi-level story, at one point pure... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Amazon Customer