Book Reviews of The Risk Pool (Vintage Contemporaries)

The Risk Pool (Vintage Contemporaries)
The Risk Pool - Vintage Contemporaries
Author: Richard Russo
ISBN-13: 9780679753834
ISBN-10: 0679753834
Publication Date: 4/12/1994
Pages: 496
Rating:
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4.1 stars, based on 47 ratings
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
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another really good book by richard russo. much less depressing than mohawk and empire falls.
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This is an excellent book by Richard Russo. It was the first I read by him, but it lead me to seek out his other titles.
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Another excellent book by Richard Russo. His writings give voice to life's characters with all our faults in a thoughtful and humorous way.
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Richard Russo is know for getting inside the heads of his characters and this one is a rich collection of interesting and quirky people, and how they affect one another through life.
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I like Richard Russo's depiction of small town life and dysfunctional families from a male perspective.
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somehow, russo makes you really care about every character, even though most are losers. he is a great writer!
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If you like Richard Russo, you're bound to like this book.