The translation feels awkward; cannot believe same translator who brought us Woman of the Dunes in English!
The story is dismal; a solace in these troubled times...
This may be the worst book I have ever read. It is awful, repetative, the plot is painfully slow. This book was awful.Published on August 24, 2011 by Angela Sheppard
This is a great book! I was amazed by the simple yet poweful language used. It is well worth the investment.Published on September 24, 2008 by M. Murillo
This book begins odd and gets creepy and ends, I believe, scary. At the outset you have a feeling of sympathy for the character, which grows into 1 of 2 things as the book... Read morePublished on April 3, 2007 by Michael Tillman
I've loved most of the Abe that I've read, but this one was terrible. The "philosophical musings" mentioned by one reviewer are complete BS. Read morePublished on March 26, 2000 by The Electric Walrus, KSC