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Dickens or doesn’t age at all.
This book explores a family’s unhappiness, and how they deal with it. He’s just a despicable man through and through. If you read any vintage novel be it HemingwaySteinbeckor Bellow you will …more That doesn’t really look like a question but I will try to answer it.
Corre Conejo! by Updike, John
I am not sure I will finish the book! Dan Marsh The best I can figure is it’s a product of its time. I appreciate what he was doing, and can only imagine the daring it took to be so forward-thinking at that time; but IMO the book hasn’t aged well. Ask and ds questions about books! See Featured Authors Answering Questions.
I elaborated in my review, but Rabbit is an unlikable character that cannot be sympathized with at any point. Move along to something else on your TBR and feel no regrets.
The best part is the way Updike uses stream of consciousness to relate what the characters are going through. To ask other readers questions about Corre, Conejoplease sign up.
If you read any vintage novel be corrs HemingwaySteinbeckor Bellow you will be disappointed if you expect it to look like contemporary fiction.
Could someone please explain his brilliance to me with some examples, if possible? Although I enjoyed his prose, Hohn don’t understand why everyone thinks it is the best thing since pizza.
Steve That doesn’t really look like a question but I will try to answer it. After the second world war, our society moved past just living to exist and actually had a chance to think about our lives and whether we were happy or not.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. After the second world war, our society moved past just living to exist and actually had a chance …more The best I can figure is it’s a product of its time.
Now, there’s nothing wrong with unlikable characters–I’ve enjoyed jlhn books containing them–but Updike failed to make Rabbit relatable in any way. I elaborated in my review, but Rabbit is an unlikable character that cannot be …more I’m with Shaun.
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Corre, Conejo — Reader Q&A
I would never recommend a John Updike book. It’s terrible, and I regret wasting time on it. When it comes to unlikable characters, readers have to be able to sympathize in some way, to at least understand why they’re the way they are, and there’s ypdike no understanding him.
Caroline I’m with Shaun.