Light In August

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  • Original language: English
  • Genre: Novel
  • Year published: 1932
  • Book file uploaded by: Seeker, on the February 7th, 2016
  • Book file read: 583 times
  • Rating: 10/10

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  • Seeker
    Publisher: Vintage International
    Year of edition: 1959
    Year read: 2015
    Language: English
    Pages: 507
    Price: 8 dollars
    Rating: 10

    While the novel deals with racism in the deep south of America in the 1920's and 30's it also deals with a much deeper theme. Obsession is a powerful emotion capable of destroying anyone's personality. Without presenting plot spoilers here I will say that that the emotion is described by Faulkner in such a way that I didn't want to stop reading even when the novel ended. This book is one of his best.



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