The Breast by Philip Roth [Book Thoughts]

The Breast is more of an imitation of Kafka’s The Metamorphosis than a homage to it. Amusing, but not much else.
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The Complete Poetry of Edgar Allen Poe [Book Thoughts]

Poe’s poems favour lyricism over storytelling, style over substance. But when he combines the two, as he does in The Raven, his poetry is mesmeric.
-Imran

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