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Book and movie are true to each other...

User Review  - stillhavemoney - Overstock.com

This is more about the story than the condition of the book which was great. Thank goodness the movie pretty much followed the book and captured it's essence. It was a great read for me....on vacation ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Diane Robinson - Goodreads

I loved this book. The writer has a profound knowledge of human nature in the hidden desires , dark thoughts, and delusions of the book's characters. Poignant stories that you will want to re-read. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Kelly Paprocki - Goodreads

6 stars to The Easter Parade. Devastating. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Vivienne Strauss - Goodreads

Richard Yates is quickly becoming a favorite author of mine, he captures the tragedy of being a human being like no one else I've ever read, equal to Cheever and Updike, possibly better. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - jordan - Goodreads

One only realizes Yates's brilliance when you remember that much of what we now think of as received/conventional wisdom that appears in his work was neither when he wrote. But beware, this is some of the most depressing stuff ever set to a page. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Steph - Goodreads

Reading Easter Parade...hello again, friend. Easter Parade--so real and relatable. His characters ring true and Yates steps out of the way, letting the story move forward, but with such a distinct ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - G - Goodreads

Beautiful. Understated but profound. Sad and uplifting all at once. The two novels in this volume will make you stop and think 1000 times, if you're willing. I was and am richly rewarded for it. I'll ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Hannah - Goodreads

Absolutely loved all three novels. What a treat to discover such an amazing (and profoundly sad) voice. Revolutionary Road devastated me for days. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Kaya - Goodreads

I only read Rev Road. Not the other two- the library wanted it back. Pfft. HOLY CRAP! Read this NOW. If you like getting punched in the guts. Then puking and crying. Then having a baby and trying to ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

User Review  - Justin Evans - Goodreads

I haven't read the stories at the end yet, but the two novels kick ass. Specifically white, middle class, suburban ass. And they kick it until it bleeds and hurts and comes back for more. As I will. Read full review


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