Something Happened Author:Joseph Heller "Something Happened" is a #1 Best-seller, book of the year, and novel of the decade!! — This author also wrote Catch-22, for which he is also very famous. — "This is a major work of fiction, on that is ambitious and profound, a brilliant commentary on American life that must surely be considered as the most important novel in at least a decade!" — ... more »"Endlessly fascinating....Maintains Heller in the first rank of American writers....The vision we get is one of chilling recognition. What is revealed is not really the hero at all, but ourselves. Me. You. Them."
"Something Happened" is about ambition, greed, love, lust, hate and fear, marriage and adultery. It is about the struggle among men, the war between the sexes, the conflict of parents and their children. It is about the life we all lead today - and you will never be able to look at that life in the same way again."
"Once in a decade, something important happens in books. In the 1970's, it is 'Something Happened.'"« less