Travels in the Scriptorium
Publish date: January 23rd 2007
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
Pages no: 145
Edition language: English
If anybody had told me that this book was self-referential and that all the characters in it had already appeared in Auster's other novels - which I have not read - I might have enjoyed it a lot more, I suppose. *sigh*
Notes while reading this book: I can say that after reading the first twenty-three pages I am hooked. So much going on for me here. I especially enjoyed the sponge-bath happy ending. Beautifully done.Immediately thinking of Quentin Tarantino's Mr. Black, Mr. Pink, in Austen's character Mr. Blank. Th...
This is my first Paul Auster book and I really love his writing. This book caught my attention right away.There was such a mystery surrounding it that I wanted to finish it all in one sitting. Right towards the end of the book, maybe the second to last part, I almost thought I was going to hate it. ...