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Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - James - Goodreads

I liked this book even better on a second read. Having read most of Beattie's later work one really appreciates the simplistic beauty of the prose on display here. Hard to believe this is out-of-print ... Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Marlene - Goodreads

To be honest, I'm abandoning this one mid-stream. I'm halfway through, and I just don't care about any of the characters or what happens to them. Writing is okay, but I'd rather read something else. Sorry. Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Janice - Goodreads

Tells the internal monologue (but in 3rd person) of a stunted guy, Charles, obsessed with a married woman. There's no plot. It's just him hanging around with his sister or best friend, starting at ... Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Misti Rainwater-Lites - Goodreads

I saw most of the movie on television last year then bought the book. The movie had a more believable ending. I give this book five stars because of the believable characters. Charles is all kinds of ... Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Donna T - Goodreads

One of the best books ever. First time I read a book that was truly contemporary. Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Li'l Vishnu - Goodreads

Charles picks up a pile of mail and opens first a small blue envelope addressed to him in unfamiliar handwriting. It is a small blue booklet: “Why you didn't get a Christmas card from us.” He begins ... Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Wesley - Goodreads

I want to say "it's not you, it's me," as I always feel I am to blame when I feel drawn to a novel, almost have some sense of responsibility to it, and there is no connection. I have bullied many ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeff Hoiland - Goodreads

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Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Amanda Steinhoff - Goodreads

An incredibly real and moving book. It was sad without being melodramatic or so depressing i couldn't connect with the character. Beattie truly captured what it means to be in love. Not the healthy ... Read full review

Review: Chilly Scenes of Winter

User Review  - Brian - Goodreads

I read this book ... why did I read this book? I didn't really like the one story of hers I read that was published in the New Yorker. But people compared her to Tao Lin and I wanted to read something ... Read full review


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