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In what order did you read this book?
Rodrigo Rodrigo Dec 29, 2012 05:26AM
How are you reading it? How did you read it?



I'm doing something similar. I generally read two or three of JC's strong opinions and then I go back and read the rest of the pages.

I'm taking my time though, because English is not my first language and I'm always looking up words on the dictionary.

I'm really enjoying it.

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D Sarkar I finished the book yesterday. Ahh... the sheer pleasure ! It is challenging to keep all the 3 levels together in your head for the interplay. I guess ...more
Jan 25, 2013 07:29AM · flag
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Lucinda K I am not sure because I am brand new to Coetzee. This is the first of his novel's that I've read. But I got that feeling as well. ...more
Jan 26, 2013 06:42AM · flag

I loved this book. I liked to see the different narratives sort of intertwine, so I read each one for a page or two--until there seemed to be a logical stopping point--and then switched to one of the others. I really think that it "worked" better that way.


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