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The Hotel New Hampshire
The Hotel New Hampshire
Author: John Irving
"The first of my father's illusions was that bears could survive the life lived by human beings, and the second was that human beings could survive a life led in hotels." — So says John Berry, son of a hapless dreamer, brother to a cadre of eccentric siblings, and chronicler of the lives lived, the loves experienced, the deat...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780525128007
ISBN-10: 052512800X
Publication Date: 9/30/1981
Pages: 401
Edition: 1st ed
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.

3.8 stars, based on 29 ratings
Publisher: Dutton Adult
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio Cassette
Members Wishing: 1
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As a John Irving fan I think that The Hotel New Hampshire is one of his best. Though flawed the characters are real and interesting. I hated to finish it.
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Helpful Score: 1
Like other Irving books I've read, this one was both funny and sad as well as quirky at times. The story kept me engaged as I wanted to find out what happens next to Franny, John, Frank, Lilly, Egg, etc.
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Entertaining. Absolutely wonderful book. Irving draws you into the day to day lives of his characters. One of his best.
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