Yes, Pedro Paramo is a confusing piece and yes, it is not an easy read, despite the fact that it does not exceed 150 pages. Read morePublished on Oct. 13 2010 by Littérature sans frontières
Pedro Páramo's Juan Rulfo is one of the best mexican writers book, it has everything that a master play needs: quality, greatness and incomprehensible simplicity. Read morePublished on July 11 2004 by "linedhil"
For those who are not getting Pedro Paramo, here it is- the book is about the Mexican Revolution. Pedro Paramo represents Porfirio Diaz, who controlled Mexico from 1870's to 1910,... Read morePublished on Feb. 19 2004 by DB In London
This is by far the most confusing book I've ever read. Within the first paragraphs of the novel Rulfo grasps the reader's attention and pulls them into an unknown magical... Read morePublished on Feb. 4 2004 by Veronica
Before you go thinking, " Well these reviews don't help much" it's best u get a teenager's opinion. Read morePublished on Jan. 15 2004 by "azndream01"
This review is based on the original Spsnish version. I've been reading some of the other reviews and I'm pretty shocked at what I've read. Read morePublished on Aug. 17 2003 by "supermang78"
This is an amazing book. It feels like Dante's Inferno meets Pulp Fiction. It's a wild ride. The story is intertwined and complex, full of surreal characters and events. Read morePublished on Aug. 2 2003 by Abel G. Peña
...this is one good book. In fact it's better than most books out on the market. Instead of going with the old traditional style, Rulfo explores a new dimension and introduces new... Read morePublished on Dec 11 2002