“A man who knows exactly what he is writing about and has written it marvelously well.” —Ernest Hemingway
“A man who knows exactly what he is writing about and has written it marvelously well.” —Ernest HemingwaySee all Product Description
I picked up this book knowing nothing about it, and I have to say it was a real stroke of luck. This book gives a totally honest view of New York society in the 1930's. Read morePublished on July 30 2000 by M. E. Price
This is a great book -- it combines gritty realism with trashy romance and John O'Hara's writing style is superb. Read morePublished on July 9 2000
I wish I had been a literature major instead of a mathematics major so I could express my appreciation of John O'Hara's writing in the proper literature terms. Read morePublished on May 19 2000 by Common Sense ViewPoint
I just read this book on my way home from office and whenever I read,it gives me wider view of US in 1930s. I still have long way to go to finish reading this book. Read morePublished on Jan. 20 2000 by "koreays"