Publish date: July 11th 2007
Publisher: Back Bay Books
Pages no: 225
Edition language: English
I'm not feeling like a full review today so I'll limit this to only a few comments. *The Ozarks in which this book takes place seem to have nothing in common with the OZARK Netflix show. *I have no doubt in my mind that life in some areas of the Ozarks is as brutal as it's depicted in this book....
I’m not even sure how to review this book. It was a tough read, in that it provoked powerfully conflicting emotions. Being a fan of horror fiction, it’s not as though graphic violence is especially off-putting for me, but this portrayed graphic violence in a setting of utter realism, in a segment of...
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~๏~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~BOOK BLURB~ Winter's Bone Danial Woodrell ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~๏~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The sheriff's deputy at the front door brings hard news to Ree Dolly. Her father has skipped bail on charges that he ran a crystal meth lab, and the Dollys will lose their house if he doe...
I felt sorry for Ree throughout this whole novel. The responsibilities and her mannerisms reminded me a thirty-year old woman and here she was just sixteen. She was forced to be the head-of-the-household as the adults in her life have checked out. Her mother is sick and has been for quite some time,...
Just wow. This is a great book. I can't begin to describe Ree, but she's one of the toughest characters I've ever read. And somehow, misery- and violence-filled though Woodrell's Ozarks seem to be, he somehow makes them magical
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