comedy

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.
-Imran

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Pale Fire by Vladimir Nabokov [Book Thoughts]

Pale Fire might just be a perfect novel, although bizarrely it isn’t one – indeed it has surpassed the novel in form. Along with Lolita, it is the peak of Nabokov’s writing prowess.
-Imran

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