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Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Jonathan Williams - Goodreads

You know, I rather enjoy the style of Joyce, but not necessarily the cadence, if you understand my meaning. It works better as poetry and not prose. I just couldn't involve myself in the plot, as much ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Smartiyan - Goodreads

Stream of consciousness writing is difficult to grasp, but enjoyable to read. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Charlie Flannelly - Goodreads

There were parts of it I liked, but overall it didn't really grab me. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Bryan (Beej) Jones - Goodreads

Maybe its me, but I just have a tough time with Joyce and the whole genre he seemed to spurn. Indeed, the art of literature is subtly telling a message and providing insight into the human condition ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Grace - Goodreads

Just don't get the Joyce thing~ Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

As a non-Catholic, non-Irish, non-Artist I had a lot of difficulty relating to anything going on in this book. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Pamela - Goodreads

I may perhaps just not be smart enough to appreciate the genius of this book. If that's the case...I'm okay with it. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

This book is just too strange and confusing. But I guess one shouldn't expect anything else when it comes to Joyce. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Patrick - Goodreads

Reminder to self: Read Joyce with a professional, otherwise the fuss keeps me looking around like I am being punked. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

My rating is maybe more of a reflection on me than the book. Reading it before bed I found it difficult at times and was rarely excited to read it, which probably compounded the difficulty of keeping ... Read full review


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