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I cannot say that I am enthusiastic about this book. It took me several days to slog through it as I could not muster up the enthusiasm to plow straight ahead. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Gail Ofterdinger
I bought this book because it came so highly recommended but don't understand why.
It's an OK read -- nothing more. Read more
All over the place-very difficult to follow. I would find this extremely difficult to recommend to anyone no matter how varied in their reading tastes.Published 18 months ago by Phillip Amata
This is the second novel I have read of Siri Hustvedt. She creates complex and interesting characters, explores inner worlds in depth. Read morePublished 23 months ago by Shalom Freedman
With Siri you cannot be a lazy reader and I like that! Being Scandinavian and having family in the US I can also relate to the background story. Read morePublished on July 11, 2013 by Nisse
This is a good read for anyone interested in the immigrant experience in America. It deals with both the past and the present in the US and Scandinavia.Published on March 9, 2013 by Kindle Customer
The plot - brother and sister find a letter in their deceased father's belongings and set out to track down the author of the letter - was much less interesting than the way Siri... Read morePublished on November 7, 2011 by Cynthia Morris
This book received such great reviews, and I liked the idea of the brother and sister learning something about the past of their parents so much, that I felt I would love this... Read morePublished on August 17, 2011 by Ohioan