Even on second reading, when you are going to finish it, you regret leaving this story and its characters.
Non do un voto perché purtroppo mi ha annoiata, nonostante l'indubbia bravura di Irving (ho adorato Le regole della casa del sidro). Forse non fa per me o forse non era il suo momento, chissà. Spunti interessanti ma annacquati in troppe, troppe pagine. Peccato....Continua
This is a book about friendship, faith, love, family, USA past and present, politics and religion. It's so intense, so well written, so deep. I really loved reading it.
When someone you love dies, and you're not expecting it, you don't lose her all at once; you lose her in pieces over a long time -the way the mail stops coming, and her scent fades from the pillows and even from the clothes in her closet and drawers. Gradually, you accumulate the parts of her that are gone. Just when the day comes - when there's a particular missing part that overwhelms you with the feeling that she's gone, forever - there comes another day, and another specifically missing part.
Questo è un libro fondamentale....Continua