Pale fire: a novel

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Putnam, 1962 - American poetry - 315 pages
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You're not supposed use gimmicks in writing. - Goodreads
It's secret ingredient is good, good prose. - Goodreads
This format of story telling made me geek out so much. - Goodreads
His incredible talent as a writer also shines through. - Goodreads
A spoilered discussion of the plot follows. - Goodreads
However, the poem was just the starting point. - Goodreads
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Probably one of the best poems I've read, as the book provides a wonderful context. Nabakov does another great job at establishing a completely crazy character braced in sophistication.

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User Review  - Chrissie - Goodreads

This book IS amazing, but that doesn't mean I loved it. Nabokov is a word magician, and he has such imagination. His words and his imagination merge to become an object d'art filled with originality ... Read full review

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