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Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Arkskier - Goodreads

Quotes: “In the city where he is living men are perpetually young. There is so much going on that they do not have time to grow old.” “I kissed her shoes and the ankles above her shoes. When the hem ... Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Doug Warren - Goodreads

This book combined my two favorite things. Character description and a lack of a congruent plot! But really, this book was Americana, pure and simple. Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Brighton Hill - Goodreads

The inspiration for my writing. This book of the grotesque rocked my world. Oh, the poor, decrepit people; my heart bled for them. Don't we all feel lost like that so often? But most of all I relished in the small town, pastoral descriptions. That was where the beauty lay. Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Scott Lichtor - Goodreads

Beautiful and heartbreaking, while at the same time feeling very true, realistic, and honest. Winesburg just shows and makes you feel all the sadness in the world, even in places where everything ... Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Ashley Cale - Goodreads

Powerful! Sherwood Anderson's storytelling is seamless in its initial pull. I thought the story cycle was very psychologically probing and complex throughout. "You are destroying yourself,” he cried. “You have the inclination to be alone and to dream and you are afraid of dreams." Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Lee Butterfield - Goodreads

24 poignant short stories about the secret lives of the folks in a small town. Very similar, though not as thematically coherent, as the superior "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter." Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Barbara Bradley - Goodreads

Generally, the work can be seen as a modernist attempt to confront the predicament of individuals separated from their community—with the emphasis being placed on demonstrating the separation and ... Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Denisse - Goodreads

Louise Bentley and I would be good pals. Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - William - Goodreads

I'll be brief, since with over a thousand reviews on Goodreads, there can't be much more to say. But I loved this book even if it is about loneliness and unfulfilled yearning. I'm astonished at how ... Read full review

Review: Winesburg, Ohio

User Review  - Megan White - Goodreads

Just assume I am always reading this book because I do at least once a year. Read full review


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