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Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Dona - Goodreads

In a book discussion about this book, two people pointed how the creators of Madmen possibly or maybe even fairly blatantly ripped off ideas from Yates' book, especially when it comes to Frank ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Kate - Goodreads

This was a beautiful story about a seemingly normal suburban couple who have a lot more going on than expected. Wow, all I can say is that I was NOT expecting that ending at all. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Phil - Goodreads

F*cked up, just like life. Yates is a great American writer who rarely gets the credit he deserves. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Faye Zheng - Goodreads

A classic. The strength of the writing lies in the details. Yates really does a superb job of lining out the dark struggles that lie beneath the surface of suburban American in the 1950s. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

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I loved this book. The writer has a profound knowledge of human nature in the hidden desires , dark thoughts, and delusions of the book's characters. Poignant stories that you will want to re-read. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Jason - Goodreads

Without giving too much away, this is a book about a young married couple living in suburban Connecticut in the mid-1950's. The story follows their struggles to cope with the apparent emptiness of the ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Bryan - Goodreads

April and Frank Wheeler appear to be doing well as they approach their 30's; they have two kids, Frank has a 'good' job, and they live in a nice house in the suburbs. But like so many couples, the ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness

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6 stars to The Easter Parade. Devastating. Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Rayroy - Goodreads

Had Frank and April lived in today's world they would be NPR supporters, drive a Pruis and use the terms McMansion, and juxtaposition a lot when they talked and this book that I hated and loved so ... Read full review

Review: Revolutionary Road

User Review  - Anuradha Kabra - Goodreads

Great. The movie did justice to the book.. I had really liked the movie and reading the book gave a deeper insight into the underlying war of emotions and the changing relationships if one does not keep oneself alert and does not make an everyday effort to renew them. Read full review


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