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Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Thomas - Goodreads

This is one of the best and most interesting "unknown" novels I have read. The utter CONTROL of tension throughout, with almost NO let-up, reminded me a lot of Dreiser's American Tragedy, another book ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Isaac Cooper - Goodreads

Absolutely painful to read. Styron tries to go for your heart strings right at the start of the book, assuming you'll care about the divorced couple dealing with the suicide of their daughter, but ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

We are reading different genres and sections of the Library and selected classic fiction for March. I chose this book because Styron is from my hometown of Newport News, VA and it was recommended by ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

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Dorothy Parker talked about this book in an interview so I decided to get it. Wow. The first 360 odd pages were intricate and tightly woven to make this tragic tapestry. At first I was upset with the ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Janet Veil - Goodreads

Dorothy Parker talked about this book in an interview so I decided to get it. Wow. The first 360 odd pages were intricate and tightly woven to make this tragic tapestry. At first I was upset with the ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Pat - Goodreads

William Styron's first novel is often overlooked because "Sophie's Choice" is, without doubt, his flagship; however, his style in "Lie Down in Darkness" is as melancholy and forceful as it was in each ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

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I tried, I really did, but this book wore me down. Sophie's Choice is one of my favorite books of all time so I am not even sure why I have never read any of his other books before now. I realize ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Susan Liston - Goodreads

I tried, I really did, but this book wore me down. Sophie's Choice is one of my favorite books of all time so I am not even sure why I have never read any of his other books before now. I realize ... Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

User Review  - Kaylee - Goodreads

I read this novel years ago and I think about it regularly. I may read it again, but I found it very haunting. Read full review

Review: Lie Down in Darkness

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I read this novel years ago and I think about it regularly. I may read it again, but I found it very haunting. Read full review


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