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Review: Laughter in the Dark

User Review  - Ivana - Goodreads

In the opening lines Nabokov reveals both the plot and the tone of the book and yet it doesn't make it any less interesting. The opening lines attracted me immediately: “Once upon a time there lived ... Read full review

Review: Laughter in the Dark

User Review  - Alyssa Tan - Goodreads

Nabokov's Laughter in the Dark starts early with the reformed intent of the whole story. The reader trudges lightly as Nabokov's story telling skills is shown here (and quite well, I should say) but ... Read full review

Review: Laughter in the Dark

User Review  - olaszka - Goodreads

i'm giving this book three stars for one reason only - i don't have to balls to give it any less because it's nabokov. the other day i bumped into a friend while reading this novel and told her how ... Read full review

Review: Laughter in the Dark

User Review  - Cynthia Haggard - Goodreads

“Once upon a time there lived in Berlin, Germany, a man called Albinus. He was rich, respectable, happy; one day he abandoned his wife for the sake of a youthful mistress; he loved; was not loved; and ... Read full review

Review: Laughter in the Dark

User Review  - Kerri Anne Stebbins - Goodreads

Oh, Nabokov. I suppose I can admit to understanding why this existed on my AP reading lists of yore, but I've come to the place in my life and my reading career where I'm just not sure what to do with ... Read full review

Review: Laughter in the Dark

User Review  - Steven - Goodreads

A cautionary, satirical tale of lust and obsession, betrayal and inevitable doom. It's enough to put one off younger women for life... Read full review

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