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User Review  - LaPhenix - LibraryThing

I survived! Wow! This study of an Irish Catholic boy on his journey to becoming an artist was hard to get through. The style and themes were interesting, but the religious bits, particularly the ... Read full review

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User Review  - alanteder - LibraryThing

[Review of the Naxos Unabridged Audiobook Edition] I'm trying something new with listening to Irish narrators read James Joyce and this audiobook edition of his "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Scott Freeman - Goodreads

I struggle between 3 and 4 stars for this one. I had to work hard at this but it will stick with me for a while. Chapters 3-4 alone are worth the read. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Ms. Manal - Goodreads

Reading it was a torture Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Zahed - Goodreads

I have to probably re read it many times to get the grasp of it. Was a daunting task. But will pay another visit to it soon. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Stephen Daedalus spreads his waxen wings in an attempt to escape the Hiberno-Centric universe! Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Tim - Goodreads

Better than Ulysses! Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Martin - Goodreads

I mean...obviously brilliant...and much of it was surprisingly, absolutely wonderful to read -- insightful, astute, beautiful. Another healthy part (basically all the Irish politics) flew over my head faster than a jet. And the rest was a slog. Glad I made myself read it; moving on. 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  - Nicholas - Goodreads

Wonderful! Read full review


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