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LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Kayla-Marie - LibraryThing

I started this book in June and just finished it. I was really hoping to love this book. I don't know why, but ever since middle school I believed that James Joyce would become one of my all time ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Carmenere - LibraryThing

I would consider this novel a semi-autographical account of Joyce’s teen years. As Stephen Dedalus he struggles with becoming a man and questioning all that has been taught to him by his father and ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Ningtoutao - Goodreads

I read this book few years ago. I picked it up because it had a very cool cover. And the content totally lived up to the cover. Not necessarily in coolness but in substance. James Joyce is one writer ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Total Rating: 2 of 10 Characters: 0 of 2 Themes/Symbols: 1 of 2 Plot: 0 of 2 Prose: 1 of 2 Wider Influence: 0 of 2 Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Kirk - Goodreads

One of my all time favorites. Incredible writing style echoes the coming of age story. Must be read more than once. Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Laura - Goodreads

This book may in fact be a great work of art - but I don't see it. There were some great insights, but the muck I had to trudge through dirtied them up a bit. If Joyce had had a good editor and the book were about 60% shorter... maybe I'd be on board ;) Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - JV Torres - Goodreads

I really loved the first two chapters, the third chapter was such a pain to get through, and the last two chapters I had no idea what he was talking about. Maybe I'm dumb, I don't know. I mean, I'm ... Read full review

Review: A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man

User Review  - Drew - Goodreads

I remember being really bored by this, though now after having read and really liked Ulysses, I'm thinking about revisiting 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  - Inna - Goodreads

Disclaimer: not a fan of James Joyce Read full review


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