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The Price of Salt - Patricia Highsmith
The Price of Salt
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3.61 165
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780393325997 (0393325997)
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company
Pages no: 262
Edition language: English
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Bloodorange
Bloodorange rated it
4.0 The Price of Salt
Probably a better-written love story than anything Goodreads recommends on the occasion of the Romance Week. The description of coup de foudre is strikingly accurate; the situation when someone takes you into their life so generously and voraciously you fail to understand you do the same.Very well c...
BrokenTune
BrokenTune rated it
5.0 The Price of Salt (aka "Carol")
‘Don’t you want to forget it, if it’s past?’ ‘I don’t know. I don’t know just how you mean that.’ ‘I mean, are you sorry?’ ‘No. Would I do the same thing again? Yes.’ ‘Do you mean with somebody else, or with her?’ ‘With her,’ Therese said. The corner of her mouth went up in a smile. ‘But the e...
Bettie's Books
Bettie's Books rated it
3.5 The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith
bookshelves: winter-20142015, tbr-busting-2014, published-1952, winter-20152016, jan-2016-litricher, re-visit-2016, glbt, lit-richer, north-americas Recommended to Bettie☯ by: Laura Recommended for: BBC Radio Listeners Read from May 21, 2009 to January 02, 2016 RE-VISIT is via the film 'Carol'...
Jemology
Jemology rated it
4.0 The Price of Salt
Let's get this out of the way first: I'm only reading this book because of Cate Blanchett, and not because it's an outstanding literary work of fiction, which it is. Sorry but I'm hopelessly stuck in the 'lowly' lesbian romance genre. 8-)Anyway, who can possibly miss all the buzz about the upcoming...
Merle
Merle rated it
3.0 The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith
This book is supposed to be a cult classic, and one thing I’ve learned about cult classics is that from the outside it’s often hard to see the appeal. So it went here: I don’t consider this a bad book, but it didn’t do much for me. Therese is on her own at age 19 in mid-20th-century New York City,...
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