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Rabbit, Run (Harry Rabbit Angstrom, Bk 1)
Rabbit Run - Harry Rabbit Angstrom, Bk 1
Author: John Updike
Harry Angstrom was a star basketball player in high school and that was the best time of his life. Now in his mid-20s, his work is unfulfilling, his marriage is moribund, and he tries to find happiness with another woman. But happiness is more elusive than a medal, and Harry must continue to run -- from his wife, his life, and from himself, unti...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780449911655
ISBN-10: 0449911659
Publication Date: 8/27/1996
Pages: 272
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3.2 stars, based on 51 ratings
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 3
Reads like poetry. Updike is amazing.
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Book #1 in Updike's Rabbit trilogy. Books 2 and 3 were awarded the Pulitzer prize for Fiction.
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Sometimes you read a book and you think "well, the writing is fine, but I do not know why people think so much about this book" when you come to a section which grabs you up and shakes you and you realize why. This is one of those books.
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Rabbit, Run is a finely textured, poetic story about a man trapped in his life. Updike's style is beautiful and the book is a joy to read. Rabbit's story is absorbing and crushing in its emotional weight. This is wonderful, personal American literature.
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