This is not the best Timothy Findley I have read. The most interesting part of the story is the background. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Rev.
The premise, while interesting, is not enough to save this disjointed mass of vignettes. If it was an "alternate universe" fictional piece I might have been more forgiving but to... Read morePublished on Sept. 5 2007 by A. Seliotis
To begin with, a very nice premise. But Findley just doesn't deliver. It's not that I need every question answered after all life's not like that, no reason literature should be. Read morePublished on March 28 2002 by Henry Charles
Pilgrim is the story of a man who can not die. After his latest suicide attempt, Pilgrim is brought to a sanatorium in Switzerland by his friend Sibyl Quatermaine, and comes under... Read morePublished on Sept. 11 2001 by Megami
I found Pilgrim to be a fascinating read. Part history, part psychology, part mystery, Pilgrim leads the reader on a circuitous journey. Read morePublished on Aug. 9 2001 by Travel Addict
The book has its' interesting moments. A man who cannot die should be interesting. However, for us left brain people, the were just too many loose ends and unresolved issues. Read morePublished on Aug. 6 2001 by Skeeter
I did not enjoy this book. It was painfully disjointed and not in a way that is simply hard to follow for those not familiar with challanging fiction, but instead, in a way that... Read morePublished on July 31 2001 by Lauren Scaravelli