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Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Life and art, death and transfiguration reverberate with protean intensity in the late (1953-2003) Chilean author's final work: a mystery and quest novel of unparalleled richness.Published posthumously in a single volume, despite its author's instruction that it appear as five distinct novels, it's a symphonic envisioning of moral and societal collapse, which begins with a mordantly amusing ... Read full review

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Review: 2666 Part B (2666 #4-5)

User Review  - Goodreads

Very unusual book written in five parts, with different themes and characters. I enjoyed it and was surprised how the author tied it together at the end. It's very long, but I read it over several months, reading each part on its own. Read full review

Review: 2666 Part B (2666 #4-5)

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Could I say anything about this? Read full review

Review: 2666 Part B (2666 #4-5)

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I loved Savage Detectives and I really liked the first section of 2666. But as a whole I was disappointed. The end didnt have a payoff that warranted the structure of the book. I'm ultimately left thinking this book was unfinished when Belano died. Read full review

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User Review  - Tommy - Goodreads

This is a difficult review for me because 2666 is not a traditional story. There is no specific plot, resolution or even conflict critical to the story. It's basically consists of five somewhat ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jim Leckband - Goodreads

The most beautiful abstract painting I ever saw was when I stood three feet in front of Monet's Water Lilies in the Orangerie Museum in Paris. Getting lost in the swirls of green and blue was like ... Read full review

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User Review  - SB - Goodreads

Whew, I feel so accomplished and so sad now that it's all over. This book took over my life for the past ten days and I still feel like it's incomplete, that I'm not done with it, that somewhere ... Read full review

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User Review  - Steve - Goodreads

People who know of such things tell me that all the stuff you've heard or read about Bolano is true. You should know before you read this review that I'm not interested in any of that. I can't even be ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachael - Goodreads

Wow. Did I miss something with this book? I think it could have been trimmed down to 1/2 it's length. Maybe it would have been better divided up into different novels as originally intended (for me ... Read full review

Good, I think

User Review  - csprite08 - Overstock.com

I gave this book to a friend for a gift. They said they liked it but I don't know for sure. But, as usual no hassle with Overstock getting the book. ... Read full review

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