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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Sunday, November 05, 2006

Everyman

Book #41 on my list this year was Philip Roth's new novel Everyman.

Three Sentence Summary: Everyman is a book about death. It's poignant at times, but ultimately disappointing for a Roth novel. Read his other stuff first.

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