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Chicago by Nelson Algren
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Never Come Morning by Nelson Algren
"I loved this book. I have no idea why Algren isn't as famous as Hemingway. His prose is as heartbreakingly gorgeous and well-constructed. "
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"My favorite book ever written about Chicago. Maybe the most brutal book ever read either. "
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"(This is part 2 of a special 14-part essay series I'm writing this year, examining in detail nearly the entire ouevre of controversial Chicago author Nelson Algren, on the occasion of his 100th birthday. For an introduction to this series, as well..." Read more of this review »
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Algren: A Life
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Excellent Book. Could have been proofread a bit better. The Clutter Slayings were in Kansas, not Iowa. A few instances where she was leading the witness (reader) with "this is sexist behavior." The reader should make those distinctions for his/her se ...more
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