Wrong email address or username
Wrong email address or username
Incorrect verification code
Wide Sargasso Sea - Jean Rhys
Wide Sargasso Sea
by: (author)
3.44 45
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780140189834 (0140189831)
Publisher: Penguin
Edition language: English
Community Reviews
EpicFehlReader rated it
3.0 Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
Jean Rhys's reputation was made upon publication of this passionate and heartbreaking novel, in which she brings into light one of fiction's most mysterious characters: the madwoman in the attic from Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre. A sensual and protected young woman, Antoinette Cosway grows up in the...
Inked Brownies
Inked Brownies rated it
2.0 Wide Sargasso Sea
Wow, what a dissapointing read. If it wasn't such a relatively short book, I highly doubt if I would've been able to plough through it. The writing style was very confusing. I kept thinking I had one of those Kindle versions with a shitload amount of spelling errors in it again, but apparently, it's...
Bloodorange rated it
5.0 Wide Sargasso Sea
The scent that came from the dress was very faint at first, then it grew stronger. The smell of vetivert and frangipanni, of cinnamon and dust and lime trees when they are flowering. The smell of the sun and the smell of the rain.This is a book about what makes human identity – and how to take it aw...
Introverted Bear
Introverted Bear rated it
1.0 Wide Sargasso Sea
I'm honestly not even sure I understood it. I really liked Christophine because she seemed like the only sane one there. Everyone else just seemed mad.The story jumped a bit and didn't explicitly name the narrator. I felt like I was missing something, but maybe that's because I hadn't read Jane Eyre...
Merle rated it
0.0 Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys
I am sorry to say I simply didn't get this, despite all I have heard and read about it by brilliant people who loved the book. It isn't that I disliked the book, or that I didn't understand the basics of what's going on; it is that on that fundamental level where a reader connects with a book, throu...
Other editions (31)
Books by Jean Rhys
On shelves
Share this Book
Need help?