- Publisher: The Modern Library (1965)
- ASIN: B000KW7J52
- Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars See all reviews (280 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #12,074,491 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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The book sometimes lost my interest making it difficult to read.
THE PLAGUE by Albert Camus is one of the most gripping, thought provoking novels to emerge from the aftermath of the Second World War.
There are also lovable minor characters such as the would - be - writer who writes over and over again the sentence of his novel.
I wanted to like it. I WANTED to care about the characters, but in the end I just kept leading through and skimming for more.Published 3 days ago by Lawrence Thorne
I read the book because my grandson recommended it. I am so glad that he did! Based on historical facts, this well written book, although slow at times, intrigued me until the very... Read morePublished 1 month ago by A. Miller
A novel about the best in man during hideous circumstances. Giving us hope that we can all be Rieux or Tarrou when we are needed to.Published 1 month ago by Reinaldo Enrique
It is an allegorical tale with a message that cannot be overstated even with the length of this book. If everyone read this story the world would become slightly better.Published 2 months ago by Mario
The book is alright, but jeeze how much salvia does the guy reading has in his mouth? I can't tell if he's eating or has piece of hard candy in his mouth or eating ice cream or... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Mo
This is my second Camus novel having read The Stranger earlier this month (I am currently working through Camus' oeuvre). Read morePublished 2 months ago by V Watson
One of the greatest books ever written. I read this mid-crisis and it really turned me around, just remember if you're reading this book you HAVE to analyze the whole thing and... Read morePublished 2 months ago by BlimpMerchant