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Book Reviews of Moonglow

Moonglow
Moonglow
Author: Michael Chabon
ISBN-13: 9780062225566
ISBN-10: 0062225561
Publication Date: 9/5/2017
Pages: 448
Rating:
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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4.3 stars, based on 2 ratings
Publisher: Harper Perennial
Book Type: Paperback
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Couldnt finish it. Got 2/3 thru but it just kept going on and on. Story of a guy going to visit his dying grandfather and his grandfather goin on an on about memories of his past life.
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Took me a long time to read this book. Though the family story was very interesting, all the rocket science, astro-physics stuff was way over my head, and it challenged my vocabulary.
joann avatar reviewed Moonglow on + 395 more book reviews
This was a beautifully written volume. The verbiage is so wonderful to read.
What a wonderful way to honor a grandfather. Michael Chabon's grandfather is dying and Michael is listening to the stories that the man is sharing with him about his life, which includes stories about his grandmother, mother, etc.
I was so taken by this story, that I was compelled numerous times to Google information about World War II references, rockets references, Jewish references, etc. In doing so, I learned many things that I didn't know about a lot of things.
Great tribute, even if it is considered fiction.