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Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Andrew Jacobson - Goodreads

Originally posted at www.wherepenmeetspaper.com When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man by Nick Dybek (New York: Riverhead, 2012. 320 pp) A first time author, Nick Dybek is a graduate of the ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Gerry LaFemina - Goodreads

Nick Dybek's debut novel, a coming of age story in which a young boy must come to terms with the tough choices both his parents have made by making some of his own, is filled with beautiful sentences ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Jaclyn Michelle - Goodreads

http://wineandabook.com/2012/03/26/re... This evening, the conclusion of Nick Dybek's debut novel left me on the verge of doing two things that I seldom do: 1) missing my subway stop 2) crying in ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

I picked up this book because I enjoy local (Pacific Northwest) authors and settings. For the first few chapters, I thought it was going to be heavily influenced by the currently popular TV docudrama ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Edwin - Goodreads

Solid storytelling. Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

I received a copy of When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man through a Goodreads giveaway. This was not the feel good book of the year. I did keep expecting to get the Hollywood ending, where ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Greenjasminetea - Goodreads

I don't know what I expected when I picked out "When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man" but it definitely wasn't this literate, intense read. Cal is 14 when it happens. When something so awful ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

I received an Advanced Review Copy (ARC) of this book in a Goodreads giveaway. This is a story told by 14-year-old Cal, who lives with his parents in the fishing community of Loyalty Island ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Patrick Carroll - Goodreads

An intense read that draws you into a small pacific northwest fishing community, initially engaging your sympathy with the main characters but then spending the story eroding it away in am insidious ... Read full review

Review: When Captain Flint Was Still a Good Man

User Review  - Elizabeth - Goodreads

Thinking of the people you know the best, you think you can estimate what they'll do, what they think, who they are by the decisions they've made in the past. They might be impatient, indecisive ... Read full review


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