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Review: Bleak House

User Review  - Gary the SophistiCat - Goodreads

I find it hard to believe that it's only been a month since I first entered Bleak House. The Goodreads group read had been going on for some time and I was so far behind that I pretty much listened ... Read full review

Review: Bleak House

User Review  - Gary aka Grasshopper - Goodreads

I find it hard to believe that it's only been a month since I first entered Bleak House. The Goodreads group read had been going on for some time and I was so far behind that I pretty much listened ... Read full review

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User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

Okay, so this is the 1853 version of The Wire. But with less gay sex. And no swearing. And very few mentions of drugs. And only one black person, I think, maybe not even one. And of course it's in ... Read full review

Review: Bleak House

User Review  - Whitney - Goodreads

I overdosed on Dickens in high school, and I'm sad it took me this long to get back to him. Not that his genius needs my endorsement, but even his long descriptions are fun to read because of the way ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lowed - Goodreads

Classic Literature is "sometimes" composed of boring words, made into a boring story with a boring pace, that has a boring plot, populated with boring characters playing different boring roles. Fine ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lawrence - Goodreads

I think that we should all get down on our knees every day and thank God that Mr. Dickens wrote so many books and that they are so big. There are many who say that Dickens portrays "caricatures ... Read full review

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User Review  - Terry Gorman - Goodreads

This was the hardest book by Dickens I've read. I found myself very impatient with it. It always annoys me how Dickens' characters "just happen" to have connections. (Madam DeFarge just happens to be ... Read full review

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User Review  - Laurele - Goodreads

I'm amazed at the way Dickens took so many themes and streams and wove them all together to form a satisfying conclusion in this long novel. He did an excellent job with his only female narrator, too. Read full review

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User Review  - Black Elephants - Goodreads

Grinding away the lives of all involved, the interminable case known as "Jarndyce and Jarndyce" in the Chancery courts is the sticky tape that brings our large Dickensian cast together. And that cast ... Read full review

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User Review  - Manny - Goodreads

It was OK, but I'm afraid I just don't much enjoy Dickens. I know that's my problem. Maybe they'll invent a surgical procedure some time that will allow me to correct it. Read full review


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