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The Real Life of Sebastian Knight by Vladimir Nabokov
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I probably wouldn't have read this all the way through were I not interested in Vladimir's relationship with his younger brother Sergey, whose presence echoes throughout this meandering story of a man writing a biography of his recently deceased half-brother. There are some great lines and paragraphs, interesting meta devices and some good insights, but unfortunately this book is often very boring.
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