The Sun Also Rises
The quintessential novel of the Lost Generation, The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway’s masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful writing style.
A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the novel introduces two of Hemingway’s most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley. The story follows the flamboyant Brett and the hapless Jake as they journey from the wild nightlife of 1920s Paris to the brutal bullfighting rings of Spain with a motley group of expatriates. First published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises helped establish Hemingway as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.
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Review: The Sun Also RisesUser Review - Wendle - Goodreads
Hemingway might use simple language, but that doesn't mean what he's trying to get across is done simply. He gives the reader enough information and trusts them to put it all together–he doesn't spell ... Read full review
Review: The Sun Also RisesUser Review - Sascha Rue - Goodreads
I enjoyed this book, I truly did. I don't mean that as in that it was brilliant or intriguing, because it really wasn't. Hemingway's writing style is dull, very concise. Written almost in an ... Read full review