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User Review  - hbergander - LibraryThing

About Ulysses , I come into conflict with other men of letters, who appreciate it a lot, when I confess, that this AAA-rated oeuvre bores me. And Finnegans Wake should be attempted in a stormy ... Read full review

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User Review  - thenamesake - LibraryThing

People interpret it as a coming-of-age book but the pompous title itself gives it away that it's sarcasm. Joyce actually ridicules the young artist by his choices of heroes and his naive rebellion ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Deanna - Goodreads

I am not a fan of Joyce, I found this to be a vague and uninteresting novel with an ending that doesn't make much sense. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Isabella Rodriguez - Goodreads

Finally. Not my favorite narrative, but very insightful of the modern era in literature. Some passages are just divine and the perspective of the young artist wanting to break free from the convention of family and religion. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Kate Z - Goodreads

One of those books I want to re-read as an adult. I'm going to put this in the classics TBR "pile" for 2012 Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Andy Mitchell - Goodreads

A dark loss-of-faith story. I listened to this in audio book format. Highly recommended. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - John Jones - Goodreads

Joyce = genius. 'Nuff said. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Harley - Goodreads

Well, Sorta read. I got maybe a third through before I had to stop. It was awful, and I had no idea what was going on for most of it. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Andy - Goodreads

it's kind of a shame people read this in high school you have literally zero chance of appreciating it Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Ruben - Goodreads

I read it. Not a fan. No. Read full review


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