The book of Daniel

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Bantam Books, 1983 - Fiction - 319 pages
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EL Doctorow is a wonderful writer with talent to burn. - Goodreads
The Book of Daniel still feels modern, its prose fresh. - Goodreads
The plot seemed so original and fresh and...tragic. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Yemoss - Goodreads

I thought this work was a knockout. Doctorow's writing style recalls Don DeLilo; his characters that of Philip Roth. At its core, the story unveils America's political immune system during the Cold ... Read full review

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User Review  - Danyellemastro - Goodreads

I really, really, really wanted to like this book. The plot seemed so original and fresh and...tragic. But I couldn't get into it much at all. I kept detaching, only to come to and realise I'd read ... Read full review

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E.L. Doctorow is the author of several award-winning novels, including RAGTIME, WORLD'S FAIR, which won the National Book Award; BILLY BATHGATE, and, most recently, CITY OF GOD. In 1998 he was awarded the National Humanities Medal.

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