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Stephen M
Jan 21, 2013 Stephen M rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Those interested in a great authors' beginnings
Recommended to Stephen M by: Alex Ponzo
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Benoit Lelièvre
By far the most difficult and taxing Wallace book I've read so far (I've been told it's his most difficult, period). He said in interview that some stories in this anthology displayed his biggest weakness as a writer, that was to show off his skills and his culture. I have to agree. A few stories are beautiful, breathtaking even. I'm thinking here of "Lyndon" and "Here & There". I think it's the Wallace book you should read last. Ten years after the others and after reading Barth, Barteleme, ...more
Matt
Jan 07, 2011 Matt rated it it was amazing
Awesome collection of short stories.. the headline story is hilarious
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