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Winesburg, Ohio
Winesburg Ohio
Author: Sherwood Anderson
Before Raymond Carver, John Cheever, and Richard Ford, there was Sherwood Anderson, who, with Winesburg, Ohio, charted a new direction in American fiction -- evoking with lyrical simplicity quiet moments of epiphany in the lives of ordinary men and women. In a bed, elevated so that he can peer out the window, an old writer contemplates the flutt...  more »
ISBN: 875

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Book Type: Paperback
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Midwesterntool avatar reviewed Winesburg, Ohio on + 19 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
Being an oddball from Ohio myself, I should have really enjoyed this book. I could relate to aspects of each character. However, Sherwood Anderson's deadpan narration failed to hold my attention as I read it. It was evident why he didn't have much commercial success after Winesburg Ohio was published.
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