Thomas Pynchon is the author of V., The Crying of Lot 49, Gravity's Rainbow, Slow Learner, a collection of short stories, Mason and Dixon, Against the Day and Inherent Vice. He received the National Book Award for Gravity's Rainbow in 1974. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Thomas Pynchon is the author of V., The Crying of Lot 49, Gravity's Rainbow, Slow Learner, a collection of short stories, Vineland , Mason and Dixon and, most recently, Against the Day. He received the National Book Award for Gravity's Rainbow in 1974.
1984 hippie-culture and pop-media all rolled up into one enjoyable, multi-layered joint that is, in my opinion, TP's most accessible novel.Published 1 month ago by Alex Lee Duncan
Living up to Rainbow's Gravity is a herculean effort. But any Pynchon is still a trip and half. Reading him alway requires a commitment but don't expect a neat ending. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
I bought this for a book club meeting and the other participants and I agreed we liked it but I did not feel all parts of the story were resolved. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Janis Mcquarrie
decent condition, fast and cheap. Like all things you only get to choose two of three of the following Fast, cheap, good.Published 6 months ago by C. Frazier
This novel is quite an admixture of the awful and the amazing. The latter shows up in Pynchon’s masterful use of our language, which is often wildly poetic when descriptive of both... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Kashaknishra
This is a hilarious carnival ride of a book that also happens to be touching, by the time you get to the end. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Gordon E. Anderson
Theft and deception are the hallmarks of fiction. Many novelists resort to inversion. So if the protagonist is male, you can bet the author is female; if young on the page, then... Read morePublished 11 months ago by dogstar
I had postponed reading Vineland for years, believing the grapevine lore that this was a bit of a disappointing bump in the road for Pynchon and quite a drop from the apex of... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Robert J. Silverman