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Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Alison - Goodreads

Dark book. Well written and interesting story telling. I actually really enjoyed the prose. Purposefully clumsy. Not a good book to read if you're depressed. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - UpstateNYgal - Goodreads

This book was first published in 1951 and one of the female characters is named Peyton, Hmmmmmmm, I did not know that when I picked this book up. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Jennifer Zarate - Goodreads

Although I did enjoy this book, it was not a favorit of mine. Styron does have beautiful and descriptive prose, however, his transitions from one character's perspective to the next sometimes left me ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

Ehhh. Parts of this book I really liked. I loved the overall story - the complex relationships between husband and wife, father and daughter, mother and daughter, siblings - it was very interesting ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Missy Reed - Goodreads

I'd actually give this 3.5 stars. I can't decide if I like it or really like it. This is a novel about a dysfunctional southern family that begins with the funeral of the daughter, Peyton. Through ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Amy B - Goodreads

A beautifully written novel about the downfall of a Southern family. Honestly, not a lot happens in this book- it's more a detailed study and analysis of the Loftis family members. If you enjoy ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Allison - Goodreads

I really wanted to like this more, but I just couldn't get into it. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Jimme - Goodreads

My goodness, how good can a book be? It felt like a million years until the author wrote another novel, "Sophie's Choice" of similarly incredible proportions, but quite different (or at least the ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Debbie - Goodreads

My absolute favorite work of fiction ever. Styron is (was) an amazing author and in memory of his recent loss I plan to reread this and Tidewater Morning. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Laura Wood - Goodreads

This book was a complete waste of time. I can't believe I labored over the whole thing and finally finished it, hoping in vain it would get better by the end. It didn't. Read full review


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