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Review: Lush Life

Avis de journaliste - Bookreporter.com - Max Falkowitz

There's something Dostoevskian about Richard Price's writing for his way of ensnaring a whole atmosphere and richly turning it into an authentic aesthetic environment. He captures Lower East Side New York just as Dostoevsky does for St. Petersburg, with a full set of tensions and passions, blazing and smoldering, all full of life. And while Price lacks Dostoevsky's alltooRussian tendency to throw ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Review: Lush Life

Avis d'utilisateur  - KD Absolutely - Goodreads

The two faces of New York Lower East Sides: one a high-priced bohemia and the other a home to hardship, its residents pushed to the edges of their time-honored turf. Eric Cash is one of those ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Zoeytron - Goodreads

This is a fine police procedural, chock o' block with the day-to-day ins and outs, the dos and don'ts, and the exasperating politics of law enforcement. Richard Price is right at the top of the tree ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Greg - Goodreads

There is a scene in the middle of Lush Life where the New York Post runs a story about one of the characters, a mid-thirties LES wanna-be someone but never will be anyone (or an aging failed hipster ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Nigel Bird - Goodreads

Richard Price is a heavyweight of a writer that's for sure. For the first seven rounds of Lush Life, he's out like Cassius Clay, speed and footwork, nifty combinations and power, mouth and trousers ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Mike Lindgren - Goodreads

Richard Price's novel Lush Life is a messy brawl of a crime story; diffuse, overlong, ambiguous and vexing, the book is, in short, a perfect fictional mirror for contemporary New York City. Price's ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Judy - Goodreads

The Lower East Side of New York City has multiple faces. Two are explored in this book. "Bohemers" live in pricy apartments surrounded by popular bars and trendy restaurants where the night life draws ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Yulia - Goodreads

Lazily written, this book may well make for a good movie one day, but it seems Price has spent too much time writing TV scripts, he's forgotten how to write prose (of course, I've not read anything ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Avis d'utilisateur  - Drew - Goodreads

A novel that pans out as a police procedural must: shit happens; a lot of people talk shit; others land in the shit; and in the end it's a shitty business that fits into the grinding gears of police ... Consulter l'avis complet

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Tous les commentaires - 35

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