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Lucy Nelson had a difficult childhood. Along with her timid, submissive mother and her alcoholic, n’er do well father, Lucy lived with her mom’s parents. Read morePublished 20 hours ago by Barbara Saffer
Complicated. I guess it's his story. I wouldn't want to live through this.Published 1 month ago by Klaus
This is one of Roth's best books. I had read it many years ago and enjoyed it more the second time around!Published 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
One of Philip Roth's best.
Amazing writing,highly recommend that it's part of anyone's reading list,will tell all my friends to read it.
So boring! Poorly written and overly verbose. This book drones on and on. Neither the story or the characters in it have any redeeming qualities.Published 9 months ago by JaneDoe
This novel from 1967 is not what one might expect from Philip Roth. It is neither about Jewish people or problems, nor is it funny or ironical, nor is there his alter ego in the... Read morePublished 10 months ago by H. Schneider
I had wanted to read a book by Philip Roth for a while, and I must say I was disappointed!
The characters were real and interesting, but the plot was sloooooooooow, to... Read more
Although I've read almost all of Philip Roth's books, this is the first pre-"Portnoy" novel I've tackled. Very strange to think this book was written by the same man. Read morePublished on August 29, 2005 by Steve