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Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Lucinda K - Goodreads

It is hard to imagine that Styron was 26 when this novel was published, that it was his first. I think most writers wouldóor at least shouldóbe content if they could produce but one work like this ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Ellen - Goodreads

I admit that I never finished this book. It went very slowly, I found it hard to be invested in any of the characters. It flashed forward and backward and that became rather tiresome. I still have the ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

If you want to look beneath the surface and into a dysfunctional Southern family circa 1945 with all its fatal flaws exposed, Lie Down in Darkness is brilliant. Be prepared, though, as this book is ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Pamela Stadden - Goodreads

Another book I read years ago. The first paragraph is an excellent example of creating perfect motion in a passage. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Lori Anderson - Goodreads

I tried to like this book -- I really did. I loved reading about my alma mater and recognizing the peculiarities of a certain class of people (and their attachment to the importance of that class ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Julie Faust - Goodreads

Excellent. Maybe a cross between "Glass Menagerie" and "Death of a Salesman" . Pretty amazing. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - John Pearce - Goodreads

Why do I love stories about dysfunctional families so much? Maybe my family is a little too normal for me. Hmmm.... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Kirk Carrison - Goodreads

This book is beautifully written but excruciating to read, filled with guilt, attack, jealousy, shame and hatred. The author is unrelenting, and no hope is given but the silence of death. Pretty damn depressing, but I couldn't put it aside. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Lily Alquist - Goodreads

Classic works are debated among many, everyone has varying opinions. I was truly looking forward to this book, so many had praised it. However, it wasn't a consistently enthralling journey. There were ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Julia Konmaz - Goodreads

One of the most depressing but interesting books I've ever read. Dream-like, but so agonising too, in the way only real life could be. Read full review


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