This is not the best Timothy Findley I have read. The most interesting part of the story is the background. Read morePublished 10 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