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Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Blackwell Boyce - Goodreads

Exquisite prose, really a series of prose poems, original and profound. On the downside I found it a bit repetitive, and without a strong enough narrative structure to make me want to surge forward... Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Aumer - Goodreads

An exquisite outpouring of sheer, unrestrained creativity. Absolutely phenomenal. Calvino's language and imagery is brilliant, and his philosophical interludes are fun and intellectually stimulating ... Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Lindsay Andros - Goodreads

I'm not going to even bother writing a review for this one. It isn't worth any more time than I've already given. Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Stéfan Orzech - Goodreads

This is one of my all-time favorite books. It changed my life. Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Nigel Reid - Goodreads

A marvellous, marvellous book of great genius - which takes as its premise the travels of Marco Polo and infuses each into a philosophical question, a city imagined or real which mirrors the paradoxes ... Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - William Wherry - Goodreads

It felt much less like a novel than a piece of creative gymnastics. I can certainly respect and appreciate what the book did, and the fact that it succeeded in doing it. However, I am not quite sure if I can say that I [i]liked[/i] it. Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

Strange, but I loved it. Definitely one to come back and reread later. Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Michele - Goodreads

Beautiful, amazing and complex. Hard to describe, and equally hard to forget. Changes the way you look at the city around you. Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Naomi - Goodreads

I've been reading this book in small pieces for years because each bit needed time to absorb it, to consider it and to re-read to taste the words again. I just read the whole thing while traveling ... Read full review

Review: Invisible Cities

User Review  - Ken McDouall - Goodreads

There's good reason this is a classic. A profound meditation on perception, memory, and human existence. Read full review


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