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Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Nicci - Goodreads

I have read this a number of times and find it more moving with each read. The style of writing is still accessible, but it has the Joycian quality to it. Stephen Dedalus is one of my favorite literary characters. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Jen - Goodreads

This is one of my all-time favorite novels. (I think I might say that too often, but it's true!) I love how the style matures as Stephen does. James Joyce handles the English language as well as Shakespeare. I wonder if anyone else will ever match those two. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

The book that was the beginning of the end for me... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - clarissa cutrell - Goodreads

The most accessible of Joyce's novels, this is an amazing read. I've read it twice, and it was a completely different experience each time. Reading Joyce requires an attentive mind--not recommended for the beach. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

I am a big Joyce fan. Read this in college, fell in love. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

A great, reaffirming read for anyone who has dared to be an individual and who have the boldness to stand up to "that which they no longer believe". Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Curtis - Goodreads

This is one of the most important books of my life, it may have been the age at which I read it, but it changed the way I have veiwed writing, reading, and diction more profoundly than anything I've ever encountered. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

My all-time favorite. Stream of conciousness not for everyone, but this is the most approachable of Joyce's novels. Brilliant author, brillian book. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Abby Swartz - Goodreads

On of my all time favorites. Descriptive story of young boy growing up in a Catholic Ireland - it is rumored to be Joyce's autobiography. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Sean - Goodreads

This book is astounding. It is a revolutionary work of art that breaks rules of genre. It is rare that such beauty can be created in literature. Read full review


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