Results 1-10 of 36

Review: The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stories

User Review  - Jason Koivu - Goodreads

Fantastical stories and powerful imagery. Sure, technological advances have numbed us to the violence of war, but Kipling's writing loses little of its punch due to the passing time. The adventurous ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Kalliope - Goodreads

When I heard that my favorite childhood movie "Road to El Dorado" was based off this short story, I hopped to Amazon and got this book on kindle. I had it for a long time before I actually read it ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Kyle - Goodreads

When I heard that my favorite childhood movie "Road to El Dorado" was based off this short story, I hopped to Amazon and got this book on kindle. I had it for a long time before I actually read it ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stories

User Review  - Robert Kuenzli - Goodreads

for all the critics, who challenge kipling with present morals, get over it. yes imperialism is big here, and yes racism is blatant. but for its time, kipling shows the beginnings of changes in the ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stories

User Review  - Mom - Goodreads

Listened to this on audio and it was another collection of stories and poems. I don't like short stories much, even Kipling's, hence the low-ish rating. Fantastic adventures of people who must have ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stories

User Review  - Powder River Rose - Goodreads

Strange series of short stories. Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Cha - Goodreads

So that's how they got guns on those area... :D Unbelievable, but it took me more time to wiki (and further click wiki links) to dig about Kafiristan than reading this novella. (And an interesting ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Maryam - Goodreads

the first book of Kipling I got to read after Mowgli (The jungle book). very interesting and breathtaking story. always loved Kipling, he basically made me dream of India, hope one day I will get to ... Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Skyelr - Goodreads

Loved it. The movie has long been one of my favorites so I wanted to read the story. A quick read that won't disappoint. Read full review

Review: The Man Who Would Be King

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

It seems impossible. Yet here he is Carnehan, the same man that stood before me two years ago contracting with his comrade, Dravot, that they two would become the kings of Kafiristan. The same man ... Read full review


User ratings

5 stars
5
4 stars
18
3 stars
18
2 stars
6
1 star
1

4 stars - 18
3 stars - 18
1 star - 1

Editorial reviews - 0

Goodreads - 36