A book is always better in its original language.
I've always been an Audrey Hepburn fan, and Breakfast at Tiffany's has been my favorite film for years, so I felt I really ought to read the novella. Though I'll always love the movie, I actually prefer the ending in the novella. It just seems to make more narrative sense. I also enjoyed aspects of Capote's writing style....Continua
I had not read anything by Capote before I read this book for my book club. I have to say, I really enjoyed his style. It made me want to read just about everything that he has ever written. The stories were quite delightful. I have naturally seen the movie Breakfast at Tiffany's many times before. Personally, I like the story much more. I still like the classic movie; however, there was more to the story that wasn't socially "acceptable" at the time so it was cut out. I think Capote created a very interesting character with Holly Golightly. I think everyone should read this book at some point in their life....Continua