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Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - H.Friedmann - Goodreads

Mark Helprin is one of my favorite authors. All of his stories have an element of the fairy tale to them created by a certain style of writing. Even when the tale takes place in the world as we know ... Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Natalie Joseph - Goodreads

Wow! That's my review of this collection. Mark Helprin is a master of elegiac writing. Though he employs great simplicity in his style of writing, understanding his work requires thought. From reading ... Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Stephen Murley - Goodreads

Another great Helprin short story collection. Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Chris - Goodreads

Tales richly evocative of the places they are set. Helprin seemingly writes with his passport as much as his pen, effortlessly taking us from country to country, and not in broad brush strokes but ... Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Sskous - Goodreads

the stories Helprin writes delbve deeply into the human heart. He's the best. Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Matthew - Goodreads

Belabored, humorless and sterile. Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Athena - Goodreads

Another solid collection of short stories from Mark Helprin. He simply transports you. Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Christopher - Goodreads

Every story in this book is gorgeous. I love Mark Helprin, and I wish I could say that I found this book to be as flawless as ELLIS ISLAND AND OTHER STORIES or WINTER'S TALE, but for some reason I can ... Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Stephen C. - Goodreads

See my review of The Pacific and Other Stories. These are as good although not as well promoted. Helprin is amazing in capturing the emotion of who we ar eand what we feel and this is simply an ... Read full review

Review: A Dove of the East: And Other Stories

User Review  - Adam Graffunder - Goodreads

I really liked Helprin's novels when I read them years ago. This collection seemed somewhat forced into the short form, but A Dove of the East was better than most of the other stories. Read full review


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