Book Reviews of On Green Dolphin Street : A Novel (Vintage International)

On Green Dolphin Street : A Novel (Vintage International)
On Green Dolphin Street A Novel - Vintage International
Author: Sebastian Faulks
ISBN-13: 9780375704567
ISBN-10: 0375704566
Publication Date: 1/7/2003
Pages: 368
Rating:
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.
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3.1 stars, based on 10 ratings
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
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Beautifully written book and interesting story...would have been a five star read except for the ending which, in my humble opinion, was a bit drawn out and contrived.
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This book gives you a real feel for the soon-to-be post Eisenhower era (1959). The author captures the lives of foreign and American diplomats and journalists during the Cold War, complete with an adulterous love affair and the Kennedy-Nixon election. You get caught up in the characters' lives.
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"Faulks is an exquisite observer... The characters inhabit a setting so exotic and vivid, so correct in all its details, that it floods them with animating light." - Newsday
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There's a lot of boozing and descriptions of the lifestyles of the characters in this book--Sort of a drama of the wealthy and powerful...