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Everyman
Everyman
Author: Philip Roth
Philip Roth's new novel is a candidly intimate yet universal story of loss, regret, and stoicism. The best-selling author of The Plot Against America now turns his attention from "one family's harrowing encounter with history" (New York Times) to one man's lifelong skirmish with mortality. — The fate of Roth's everyman is traced from his first sh...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780307277718
ISBN-10: 0307277712
Publication Date: 4/10/2007
Pages: 192
Rating:
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 32 ratings
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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Judyh avatar reviewed Everyman on + 225 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 2
This book tells the story of man dealing with mortality. Roth addresses it so well, it takes on a very personal feeling, and truly makes you consider your own. Roth has a way of getting to the heart of an issue -- this is a large part of what makes him a national treasure. I recommend this book -- it's not very long of a read, but very well done. I also recommend Roth's "The Plot Against America" if you haven't read it. Stunning.
YahtzeeQueen avatar reviewed Everyman on + 54 more book reviews
Helpful Score: 1
I guess this is a man's book or I'm not a big Philip Roth fan.
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Helpful Score: 1
I just didnt get it??
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SuzanneB avatar reviewed Everyman on
Profound work about death and life. What is the measure of a man's life? Themes of loneliness, aging, regret etc. abound in this work. A rather fast, albeit contemplative, read.


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