The Underground Railroad

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2017

by | Publisher: Fleet
Average vote of 759
| 9 total contributions of which 9 reviews , 0 quotes , 0 images , 0 notes , 0 video
Waleswong
Wrote 7/27/20
I have to say reading this book was a struggle to me. It did not bring me any excitement. First of all, it started slowly. I had to force myself to continue for the first 50 pages just because of the fame of the book. Besides, the characters seemed t...Continua
Un ferrocarril subterrani de debò com metàfora de la obscuritat del viatge que els esclaus entrapenien per fugir d’un destí miserable i per poder viure en llibertat en el país de les llibertats. El viatge de la Cora comença a la plantació de Randall...Continua
alissa
Wrote 1/23/20
A well deserved Pulitzer Prize
Whitehead writes about the channels that helped slaves escape from plantations in the south to the north. This is not really a railroad, but rather, a network of safe houses via which escaped slaves passed, into an actual subway system. Corageous Cor...Continua
Lindalin07
Wrote 1/16/20

Not that impressive.

SUN50
Wrote 2/10/18
The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
I enjoyed the book, although it wasn't quite as good as some people have indicated. The writing is solid, but the situations are somewhat stereotypical. I suppose the same could be said of many great authors of the past, i.e., when they paint a chara...Continua

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