The Summer Guest: A Novel
Publish date: 2016-05-24
Pages no: 400
Edition language: English
Writing: 4 stars. Beautiful. This is a quote from the first pages: "You take the words, she thought; by themselves, individually, they are almost meaningless. You take them one by one and you build not only a description, a vision, but also a memory, where you are present, and he is present, too, th...
I began reading The Summer Guest with very little knowledge of Anton Chekhov. Ivanov was assigned reading in college, so I knew that he was a celebrated playwright and story story author. That, however, was the extent to which I was aware of Chekhov's background. I'll admit, that's one of the reason...