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Grendel by John Gardner
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Jun 01, 09

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Read in May, 2009

A good primer on Gardner's idea of moral fiction. Not a pleasure to read, but certainly a pleasure to think about. A great first half is let down by an unfocused second half (with the dragon's thinly disguised lecture delimiting the sections).

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