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Strangers on a Train by Patricia Highsmith
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Aug 11, 2012

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Read from August 18 to 20, 2012

Psychologically creepy and dark. The premise and the characters are fascinating but I felt the read to be a bit choppy. I get that there is an urgency to the writing and, perhaps a strategy to have the prose mimic the up and down aspects of Guy's state of mind...but the flow of the narrative still felt a bit clunky to me. As a first novel though - holy cow! I wonder how creeped out the publisher was upon receiving the manuscript?
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