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The Ghost Writer
The Ghost Writer
Author: Philip Roth
The Ghost Writer introduces Nathan Zuckerman in the 1950s, a budding writer infatuated with the Great Books, discovering the contradictory claims of literature and experience while an overnight guest in the secluded New England farmhouse of his idol, E. I. Lonoff. — At Lonoff's, Zuckerman meets Amy Bellette, a haunting young woman of indet...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780679748984
ISBN-10: 0679748989
Publication Date: 8/1/1995
Pages: 192
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  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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3.4 stars, based on 11 ratings
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
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It's Philip Roth -- of course it's good!
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Not my favorite of Roth's but it is also one of his early books, which showed the talent of a very skillful young writer. It is the first of the Nathan Zuckerman series. The section on Anne Frank is really exquisite.


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