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User Review  - anderlawlor - LibraryThing

What even made Eugenides think he could write this book? So clueless! So infuriating! Years after I read this I'm still sputtering mad. He manages to simultaneously reify the binary gender system, rip ... Read full review

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User Review  - dimlightarchive - LibraryThing

I got about halfway through this one and gave it up. It's not that Eugenidies isn't a skilled writer, but the protagonist's narrative arc didn't appeal to me. Slogging through a story to see what the ... Read full review

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User Review  - yamad - LibraryThing

If I didn't hate putting books down so much, I never would have found out how thoroughly unimpressive this really is. I almost never have the urge to just stop reading a book, but this book managed it ... Read full review

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User Review  - porchsitter55 - LibraryThing

I hated this book.......it just got more and more tedious and finally I gave up, and moved on to something else. I rarely give up on a book but this one was a total dud in my opinion. Read full review

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User Review  - 1234lei - Overstock.com

Sorry Oprah I feel it was a waste of my hard earned money. Too many weird names and just too hard to get into. For Oprah to say it grabbed her from the first sentence well ok but by the 2nd page it had let me go completely. Read full review

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User Review  - brewergirl - LibraryThing

Ugh. It was a struggle to finish this one. I couldn't have cared less about the characters and just wanted it to end. Read full review


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