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A Single Man - Christopher Isherwood
A Single Man
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4.17 30
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780099541288 (0099541289)
Publisher: Vintage Classics
Pages no: 152
Edition language: English
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BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
5.0 A Single Man
Waking up begins with saying am and now. That which has awoken then lies for a while staring up at the ceiling and down into itself until it has recognised I, and therefrom deduced I am, I am now. Here comes next, and is at least negatively reassuring; because here, this morning, is where it had ex...
Cody's Bookshelf
Cody's Bookshelf rated it
5.0 A SINGLE MAN Review
Synopsis: Welcome to sunny suburban 1960s Southern California. George is a gay middle-aged English professor, adjusting to solitude after the tragic death of his young partner. He is determined to persist in the routines of his former life. A Single Man follows him over the course of an ordinary twe...
rameau's ramblings
rameau's ramblings rated it
4.0 Not Colin Firth
I can't quite decide what to think or say about this book. The beginning is beautiful and goes almost beat for beat with the film adaptation I watched a few years ago. Except the part where George is Colin Firth, or the other way around. Then, as the day progresses 1960s rears its head and white m...
Booka
Booka rated it
2.5 Samotny mężczyzna
Portret psychologiczny zagubionego mężczyzny - wzorowego obywatela, wykładowcy Uniwersytetu. George (bo o nim mowa) to homoseksualista, który po śmierci swojego przyjaciela/kochanka pogrąża się w coraz większej depresji. Staje się człowiekiem dręczonym przez apatię i samotność. W dodatku czego nie d...
KatieMc
KatieMc rated it
5.0 A Single Man
Good things come in small well written packages. Christopher Isherwood has puts you the reader inside the skin of the protagonist, George, experiencing a day that is both mundane and extraordinary. The loneliness and isolation of a grieving (for all intents and purposes) widower is certainly a ...
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