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Sophie's Choice

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

7 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

An Outstanding Book!

I absolutely loved this book! I picked it because it had to do with the Holocaust and it definitely kept my attention! The book kept me on edge the entire time and made me want to keep reading on so I could find out what was going to happen next. This book helped me to ...
I absolutely loved this book! I picked it because it had to do with the Holocaust and it definitely kept my attention! The book kept me on edge the entire time and made me want to keep reading on so I could find out what was going to happen next. This book helped me to appreciate what a decent world we live in today. We don't have to make decisions like she did.

posted by Anonymous on April 16, 2008

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Most Helpful Critical Review

4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

Frustrating Read!

A very nice story, but I have never had such a frustrating time reading a book. This book is over 600 pages and there are pages and pages where the narrator of the story just talks and talks and talks! He goes out of his way to use the biggest word to describe the simpl...
A very nice story, but I have never had such a frustrating time reading a book. This book is over 600 pages and there are pages and pages where the narrator of the story just talks and talks and talks! He goes out of his way to use the biggest word to describe the simpliest thing. I could not get to the meat of the story quick enough, as it was trapped within pages and pages of literary excess. Incredibly overcomplicated!

posted by 12948683 on August 21, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 23, 2013

    Sophie

    I'll live.... just kiss me again..... *bites my bottom lip*

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 12, 2013

    Choice award

    This is bio

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2013

    Possibly tye fuckiest shit on earth.

    Fuc.k

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 5, 2012

    One of the best books written

    This is a huge wonerful book so very sad

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 6, 2006

    nadine omeyka

    The book quiet good and it very dramatic and for the of the reader. i can see myself read other book from this auther. And i can really recomend it ot others to read and enjoy. not for kids under 16 years old.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 30, 2004

    Overall I was disappointed

    Initially I was very excited to read this novel being that it was recommended by one of my favorite professors, but after reading it I was left disappointed. It held my interest for only about half the book and the rest I skimmed over. Styron should have focused more on Sophie's story and the events leading up to her difficult choice rather than the need for sexual contact by Stingo. Her horrible choice was left wanting and less poignant because he rambled on throughout most of the book. I did not like his writing style at all.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 6, 2003

    Wonderful!!

    It was outstanding! I am only 13 and I loved the book. I first watched the movie and it made me think about what happened in the concentration camps. I read the book it sure was worth reading. This book will make you smile and cry.You will stay hooked to the book. It will take your breath away! I loved it so much that i will read it again. so much that i will read it again.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 24, 2002

    I'm not too sure

    It was a decent book with a bad ending.. it went on too much about the jews and nazi's and didn't have enough plot. It went from really good to very boring within seconds.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 7, 2002

    Kool

    I was cool! I am not old enough to read this I guess but I thought this book rocked!!

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