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Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Christina White - Goodreads

This was horrible. The writing was horrible. The book jumped around and around and was so hard to follow. It was like reading something written by someone who was half squirrel and half crack head ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Jennifer (aka EM) - Goodreads

Profoundly moving, beautifully written with deep compassion and empathy for human grief, for the tragic moments that define our lives and characters. Nine-year-old Oskar Schell will stay with me, I ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - KD Absolutely - Goodreads

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is extremely sad and incredibly stylish. For a thin plot, Foer was able to extend it by shifting narratives, delightful monologues, empty pages, pages with one ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Joel - Goodreads

LOOK I WROTE A BOOK WITH PICTURES IN IT AND SOMETIMES PAGES OF NONSENSE. I GOT THE IDEA FROM DOUGLAS COUPLAND IN 1991. GIVE ME AN AWARD. Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - J - Goodreads

Dear Kim, Thank you for making me read this, you book-pushing, carney-loving, skee ball fiend. You were right. I wish you lighter boots*, always. Dear Everyone Else, Let's get this out of the way ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Joey - Goodreads

I don't think I read enough contemporary fiction to make sweeping, definitive statements about it. So I won't say that Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close is the best book of the 21st century so far ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Sparrow - Goodreads

Maybe it goes without saying that we write differently in letters than we do in email or text. Something about putting pen to paper makes a handwritten letter more intimate and less imposing than ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Brad - Goodreads

I read the first chapter and stopped. I am pissed off. I have rarely felt so manipulated as a reader in my life, and I think the manipulation is more about the way it is written than what it is ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Shelly - Goodreads

Thanks to GR I now want to read essentially every book my friends rate/review highly. On top of that, I have a problem of loving to buy books the way the some women love to buy shoes or handbags. (I ... Read full review

Review: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

User Review  - Kim - Goodreads

There are books that affect me and then there are books that kill me. This falls in the latter. I cried on the couch, I cried on the bus, I cried at stoplights, I cried at work.. I cried more over ... Read full review


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